Shaftway Lift (SL)

Symmetry Shaftway Vertical Lifts

A shaftway vertical platform lift is designed for enclosed shaftway applictions in public and private facilities at travel heights up to 168″.

The Symmetry vertical lift Model VPL-SL is designed in compliance with ICC/A117.1, NEC, and ASME A18.1. The entire Symmetry VPL product line is designed around ADA 4.11 compliance and public and private accessibility.

  • 750 to 1,000-pound capacity
  • Speed: 10 feet per minute
  • Motor: 1 horsepower, 115 volt (Acme Screw Drive)
  • Lifting height: up to 168”
  • Steel construction with electrostatic, powder-coated finish
  • A.W.A.R.E. system (Active Wiring, Accessories, Relay, and Electronics Diagnosis)*
  • Constant-pressure up/down control switch installed on the platform
  • Constant-pressure elevator-style hall call control station provided at each landing
  • Acme Screw Drive: 10 feet per minute, 1 horsepower, 115 volt
  • Accelerated Acme Screw Drive: 20 feet per minute, 1 horsepower, 115 volt
  • Hydraulic Drive: 17-20 feet per minute, 2 horsepower, 115 volt
  • Low profile Carriage: 1 1/2″ pit depth*
  • Remote mounted controller*
  • 230 volt motor
  • ADA phone for both indoor and outdoor models
  • Emergency lights
  • Key switch to lock platform and landing controls
  • Stationary ramp
  • Full-speed battery backup
  • Power gate operators*
  • Non-skid platform surface (black)
  • Obstruction safety panel under platform (when not installed within a runway enclosure)
  • Alarm and emergency stop switch
  • Grab rail
  • Landing interlocks keep doors closed/locked when the platform is at another landing
  • Upper final limit switch
  • 36”W x 48”D
  • 36”W x 54”D
  • 36”W x 60”D
  • 42”W x 60”D
  • Custom sizes available
  • Straight-through
  • 90° adjacent
  • Same side
  • 42” lower platform gate**
  • 42” upper landing gate**
  • 80” landing gate**
  • Non-fire-rated red oak door‡
  • Fire-rated steel door

* This symbol denotes Symmetry exclusive features
** Available with optional acrylic insert
‡ Also available in other wood choices, by request