LULA Elevator - Elevation

Symmetry LULA Lift - Elevation

The Elevation, limited use/limited application elevator (LULA elevator), is designed to comply with ASME A17.1 Section 5.2 and the ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act).

All LULA elevators are limited by speed, travel and capacity in order to comply with code.

Your local authorities may have additional limits on these specifications.

Contact a local Symmetry LULA lift dealer to discuss your needs!

Symmetry LULA Elevator in standard steel panels painted Ivory with standard Bushed Stainless Steel car operating panel (COP) and handrail, floor by others

LULA Elevator Standard Features

  • Rated Capacity: 1,400 lbs. (635 kg)
  • Opening: Single
  • Floor Service: 2 stops
  • Lifting Height: up to 25’0″
  • Speed: 30 feet per minute (.15 M/S)
  • Drive System: 2:1 roped hydraulic
  • Power Supply: 208/230 VAC, 1 PH, 30 amp, 60 Hz
  • 4 HP submersible pump and motor for quiet operation
  • Automatic self-leveling
  • Doors: 3’0″ x 6’8″ automatic horizontally sliding, two speed hoistway and car door; full-height light curtain
  • Pit Depth:
    • ASME A17.1 (2013 and prior): 13 inches with elastomeric bumpers and alternative means (bottom car clearance device)
    • ASME A17.1 (2016 and later): 14 inches with buffer springs and alternative means (bottom car clearance device)
  • Overhead:
    • New construction 132″ with alternative means (top car clearance device)
    • Existing Construction as low as 104″ with alternative means (top car clearance device)
  • Controller: Programmable Logic Controller (PLC)
  • Operation: Selective Collective Automatic
  • Homing timer
  • Car-mounted directional indicator with audible signals
  • Two-speed control valve
  • Low oil protection
  • Single-stage hydraulic jack and two 3/8″ aircraft cables using wedge sockets
  • 8-pound T-rail
  • Heavy-duty rollers and guides
  • Digital position indicator

LULA Elevator Safety Features

  • ADA hands-free phone
  • Keyed in-car stop switch and alarm button
  • Emergency lighting in car interior
  • Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) for car lowering and power opening of the car and hoistway doors in event of a power failure
  • Emergency manual lowering
  • Broke/slack suspension safeties
  • Overspeed valve
  • ETL, UL or CSA certified components
  • Tactile/braille characters for COP and landings
  • Elastomeric bumpers ASME A17.1 (2013 and prior)
  • Buffer Springs ASME A17.1 (2016 and later)
Symmetry LULA Elevator Standard Control Operating Panel in Brushed Stainless Steel
Flat turned back handrail shown in Brushed Stainless Steel

LULA Elevator Car Features

  • Interior Car Height: 7’0″ 
  • Ivory powder-coated painted steel or Unfinished Red Oak Flat panel car walls with matching ceiling*
  • Brushed Stainless Steel car entrance on steel car (strike column, return column and transom)
  • Matching entrance on wood car
  • Ivory powder-coated painted steel 3’0″ x 6’8″ Two Speed Car Doors
  • Brushed Stainless Steel handrail
  • Unfinished plywood floor with sill set for 1/4 inch (flooring by others)
  • Four recessed LED lights with Black Trim rings

LULA Elevator Optional Features

  • Floor Service: Up to six (6) stops
  • Speed: 40 feet per minute with variance
  • Lifting Height: Up to 50’0″ travel with variance and derated capacity
  • Custom wood cars
  • Stainless Steel cars
  • Wood car prepped for glass (glass by others)
  • Steel car prepped for glass (glass by others)
  • Laminate applied panels
  • LED lights with Polished Brass, Brushed Nickel, Bronze, or White trim rings
  • Overspeed governor
  • Three-Phase motor & controller (208/230 VAC, 3 PH, 20 amp 60 Hz, 5 HP)
  • Buffer springs (minimum 14 inch pit required)
  • Landing position indicator
  •  Hoistway access
  • Phase 1 and Phase 2 fire service
  • Phone line monitoring system
  • Greed drive system by adding environmentally friendly hydraulic oil
  • Ventilation system
  • Audio visual two way communication system; required by ASME A17.1-2019
  • 3D light curtain; required by ASME A17.1-2019
  • Keyed controls
Symmetry LULA Elevator with Custom Two Speed Doors and Landing Position Indicator

LULA Elevator Platform Sizes and Configurations

Platform Sizes

  • 48″W x 54″D Standard
  • 42″W x 54″D Standard
  • 42″W x 60″D Standard
  • 51″W x 51″D 90˚ Optional

Enter/Exit Configurations

  • Same Side Standard
  • Straight-Through Optional
  • 90˚ Adjacent Optional

To download Symmetry LULA Elevator typical drawings, visit our Architects & Builders Product Drawings page.

Symmetry Limited Use/Limited Application LULA Elevator Warranty

* Wood cars require fire coat to be added in commercial settings

Symmetry LULA elevators are designed to comply with ASME A17.1 Section 5.2 and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

All LULA elevators are limited by speed, travel and capacity in order to comply with applicable code.