Canton - Hydraulic In-ground Elevator
Traditional design utilizing a single hydraulic jack, which is located directly under the platform and installed in the ground.
Generally the least expensive and easiest to install.
Offered in both low and high capacity elevators.
Accommodates front and rear opening configurations.
Minimal pit and overhead requirements.
The jack must be buried into the ground roughly the same distance as the overall travel. Drilling a hole can be expensive and difficult depending on ground water and bedrock.
Possible ground contamination from oil leak (sealed PVC recommended to prevent contamination).
Passenger Holed Type - Front Open Only
Passenger Holed Type - Front & Rear Open
Pit Depth = 4′-0″
Hole Depth = Travel + 6′-0″
Standard Cab Height = 8′-0″
Speed available to 200 FPM
Minimum Overhead for up to 100 FPM = 11′-10″
Minimum Overhead for 100 FPM and Over = 12′-1″
Notes for In Ground Hydraulic
2000-lb. car complies with NEII recommendations for car to accommodate wheelchair.
2500-lb. and larger cars comply with NEII recommendations for car to accommodate ambulance size stretcher when equipped with single slide doors.