Shaftway Lift (SL)

Symmetry Shaftway Vertical Lifts

A shaftway vertical platform lift is designed for enclosed shaftway applications 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, ASME A18.1, and NFPA 70. The entire Symmetry VPL product line is designed around ADA 4.11 compliance and public and private accessibility.

Contact a local Symmetry shaftway vertical platform lift dealer to discuss your needs!

  • Rated Capacity: 750 lbs.
  • Speed: 10-20 feet per minute
  • Lifting height: up to 168”
  • Steel construction with 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 control station provided at each landing
  • Acme Screw Drive: 10 feet per minute, 1.5 horsepower, 115 VAC
  • Accelerated Acme Screw Drive: 20 feet per minute, 1.5 horsepower, 115 VAC
  • Chain Hydraulic Drive: 17-20 feet per minute, 3 horsepower, 115 VAC
  • Low profile Carriage: 1 1/2″ pit depth*
  • 230 VAC power supply
  • ADA phone for both indoor and outdoor models
  • Emergency platform lighting
  • Key switches to lock platform and landing controls
  • Stationary ramp
  • Full-speed battery back up
  • Power gate/door operators
  • Manual lowering wrench (standard for non-hydraulic commercial lifts)
  • 5 ftc LED lights with or without battery back up
  • Grab rail
  • Non-skid platform surface (black)
  • Alarm and emergency stop switch
  • Landing interlocks keep doors closed/locked when the platform is at another landing
  • Upper final limit switch (optional on Hydraulic Drive)
  • Safety lift nut for Acme Screw Drive
  • Broken chain safeties for Hydraulic Drive
  • 36”W x 48”D
  • 36”W x 54”D
  • 36”W x 60”D
  • 42”W x 60”D
  • Custom sizes and designs available
  • Straight-Through
  • 90°
  • Same side
  • 3 Openings
  • 80” tall landing gate**
  • 42” upper/tall landing gate*
  • Non-Fire-rated Red Oak door‡
  • 1 1/2 hour Fire-rated steel door (B Label)

* Symmetry Elevating Solutions exclusive
** Available with optional acrylic insert or laminated safety glass
‡ Also available in other wood choices by request