Inline Gear Drive

Machine Room-Less Elevator

Think you don't have space to install a home elevator?

The Symmetry Inline Gear Drive system does not require a machine room — saving you space and money without sacrificing your safety.

This machine room-less elevator system runs at a speed of 40 feet per minute, has a rated capacity of 1,000 pounds and features our standard 'exclusive' additions, including emergency battery-operated lowering, COP and hall stations digital position indicators, custom wood sills and energy-efficient LED lighting.

An optionally equipped battery backup system allows the elevator to travel up to next level of egress in the case of a power failure (up to 40'0" at 20 feet per minute).

Standard Features
  • Travel: Maximum of 50’0" (minimum 12” between stops)
  • Speed: 40 feet per minute
  • Rated Capacity: 1000 pounds
  • Overhead Minimum of 8’0" (96”) with remote controller; Minimum of 9’0" with controller in hoistway*
  • Pit depth: 6” minimum (8” preferred)
  • Two stops
  • Single opening
  • Three-year limited parts warranty
Mechanical Equipment
  • Modular 6-1/4 pound T-rail structure
  • Car frame assembly
  • 208/230 volts alternating current, 60 hertz, 20 amp single phase power supply for motor controller
  • 120 volts alternating current, 60 hertz, 15 amp single phase power supply for lighting
  • Two (2) #60 roller chains
  • Inverter controlled variable speed Inline Gear assembly with counterweighted chain drive and 2 horsepower motor
  • Manual lowering device
  • Code compliant electrical disconnects included*
Safety Features
  • Slack chain safety device
  • Motor controller supply disconnects (located in controller)
  • Car light supply disconnects (located in controller)
  • Two upper and one lower final limit
  • Pit stop switch
  • Car top stop switch
  • In-car emergency stop switch and alarm
  • Safety switch for car gate(s)
  • Battery back-up emergency car lights and alarm
  • Electromechanical hoistway door interlocks (doors by others)
  • Light curtain monitoring the car entrance
  • Programmable Logic Controller (PLC)
  • Non-selective collective automatic operation
  • S.M.A.R.T. System (Self-Monitoring Alert Response Technology)*
  • Car Operating Panel (COP) with LED floor position indicator; available in multiple finishes
  • Recessed phone box in multiple finishes (phone jack included)
  • Hall stations with call button and LED floor position indicator; available in multiple finishes
  • Automatic car lighting
  • Single floor designated car homing
  • Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) for car lowering and automatic gate operation (if provided) in the event of power failure*
  • Manual lowering device
Car Features
  • Car size up to 15 square feet
  • 7’0” interior car height
  • Birch, Oak, or Maple flat veneer interior walls with matching ceiling*
  • Matching wood handrail
  • Matching wood car sill*
  • Unfinished plywood floor with sill set for .75” (flooring by others)
  • 2 energy saving recessed LED lights with black trim rings*
  • 7’0” vinyl laminate accordion gate (light oak, dark oak, birch, white, or antique white)
Optional Features
  • Up to six stops
  • Single automatic push button operation
  • Custom car size up to 18 square feet**
  • Custom car heights
  • Shaker or Recessed panel car with flush ceiling
  • Shaker or Recessed panel car with matching ceiling
  • Raised panel car with matching ceiling
  • 4 recessed LED lights with black, brass, nickel or bronze trim rings*
  • Factory finished car
  • Polished stainless steel, polished or brushed brass, black, vintage bronze and oil rubbed brass fixtures (including COP, phone box, hall calls, and handrail)
  • COP with integrated keypad phone*
  • Custom wood interiors
  • Custom factory finishes (antiqued, distressed, & crackle)*
  • Green material alternatives and finishes for car interiors*
  • Symmetry Safety 3 Panel Car Door
  • Two & Three speed car or car and landing doors
  • Wrap around car door
  • Enterprise collapsible gate
  • Hardwood veneer accordion gate
  • Clear panel accordion gate
  • Automatic car gate/door operator (not available on Enterprise collapsible gate)
  • .75” finished or unfinished factory installed hardwood car flooring
  • Factory flooring insert for 1/4” flooring by others
  • Buffer springs (requires minimum of 10” pit depth)
  • Key switch for COP and hall stations
  • 750 pound car capacity
  • Accordion gates will have bronze hardware except on white, chalk, or antique white gates. Acrylic gates will have clear hardware when stainless or black fixtures are provided.

* This symbol denotes Symmetry exclusive features
** May require local code authority approval