Wheelchair & Passenger Platform Lift - 400-500kg Models
This disabled platform lift has become our core product for wheelchair and disabled access solutions over the last 15 years. With a small footprint and minimal building work requirements, this cost effective alternative to conventional passenger lifts has become an increasingly popular solution for retail, education and all other public access solutions.
Using a nut & screw drive system these lifts are fail safe and reliable with minimum need for servicing. All parts and breakdowns are covered with a 1 year warranty.
Platform Lift Bespoke Options
There are many options for this type of lift including fully fire rated (1 hour), reduced width (for narrow environments), half height gate (2m travel or below), stainless steel or glazed shafts (for aesthetics) and all the above in any RAL colour. Auto doors, fold down seat, single phase inverter etc are all optional extras making this lift suitable for any internal application.
For a quotation, typical drawings or technical information please make contact our sales team on 01256 896000 and we will be happy to discuss or attend a site meeting to discuss the options in more detail.
We have a wide range of technical drawings and information available. Simply let us know what you are looking for and we will email it to you. Alternatively if you need guidance please call our Technical Team on 01256 896000.
|Drive||Direct driven screw & nut|
|Travel Distance||13m Maximum Travel (or 6 landings)|
|Travel Speed||0.15 m/s|
|Power Supply||3ph 415V 10A as standard or 1ph 230V 20A on request|
|Colour||RAL 9003 (Pure White) as standard, any RAL colour on request|
|Panels||25mm Standard (including glazed)|
|Platform Lift Designs|
|Platform||L-Shaped platform, handrail, passenger lift style buttons, emergency stop, battery backed alarm & light.|
|Doors||Steel, stainless steel, glazed or fire rated.|
|Flooring||Vinyl, rubber aluminuim or no flooring so that you can provide your own finish.|
|Shaft||Steel in any RAL colour or stainless steel, glazed or in a shaft|
|Ceiling||LED, strip or bespoke.|
|Options||Ramp if no pit is available, fold down seat, key switch, school control, heating, shaft vent, radio controlled call & send buttons, automatic opener/closer, single phase, auto-dialler, intercom.|
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Step Free Access for Tennis Club
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Access for All for Disabled Students
Requirement: Access all areas for disabled students
As part of a planned refurbishment, architects specified the installation of a platform lift to enable disabled students to access all areas in the postgraduate offices of the sustainable research building at The University of Nottingham.
Solution: Internal Platform Lift
After briefing meetings with the Unive...Read Case Study
DDA Wheelchair Access Lift for School
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City of Winchester Museum receives an upgrade
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The Platform Lift Company installed the Swedish style platform lift to cover ground and first floor access which was part of a recent refurbishment.
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The Platform Lift Company take pole position
The Platform Lift Company were approached by AJA Architects and Contractors to attend site and help design a Formula 1 style lift to look in keeping with the factory surroundings, having historically worked with Ferrari and other F1 teams, our designers got to work to produce site specific drawing for a two stop, free standing Swedish style platform lift travelling some 4 meters to blend in ...Read Case Study