Cahuenga Pass, Canoga Park, Chatsworth, Colfax
Meadows, Encino, Fallbrook, Granada Hills, Kagel Canyon, Lake View
Terrace, Lake Balboa, Mission Hills, NoHo Arts District, North Hills,
North Hollywood, Northridge, Olive View, Pacoima, Panorama City, Porter
Ranch, Reseda, Shadow Hills, Sherman Oaks, Studio City, Stonehurst, Sun
Valley, Sunland-Tujunga, Sylmar, Tarzana, Toluca Lake, Toluca Woods,
Valley Glen, Valley Village, Van Nuys, Ventura Business District, Warner
Center, West Hills, West Toluca, Winnetka, Woodland Hills
MAC's Vertical Home Lift
Specifications The MAC's Vertical Home Lift was designed and engineered
for home use. It's easy to operate easy to install and virtually maintenance
free. Every safety detail has been carefully designed into the PL-50 and
PL-72, including a non-slip platform, constant pressure switches, a low
platform for easy roll-on/roll-off, safety barrier and railing, and rolled
The PL-50 and PL-72 are sturdy enough to lift and lower up to 600
pounds and will accommodate electric wheelchairs and scooters. Running on a
gear box and chain, the PL-50 and PL-72 provide a smooth and quiet up and
down ride, requiring little maintenance. All mechanics are fully enclosed,
yet easy to access through the rear or front of the housing unit. The lifts
are completely weatherized and attractively finished in off-white. Shipped
fully assembled, the PL-50 and PL-72 install in 6 easy steps. The Mac's
Vertical Home Lifts are the economical and practical answer to stair
Quality Assurance Manufacturing A company with not less the thirty
eight (38) years of experience in the design, fabrication and installation
of specialized lifting equipment for handicapped and geriatric consumers
should supply the lift.
Performance Requirements The unit shall be assembled and prewired
(less optional equipment and necessary gates) and manufactured with adequate
lifting and load capacity for application described elsewhere in this
specification. The unit shall be easy to operate by the user or attendant
and shall be capable of functioning in all weather conditions.
The unit shall have the capacity to lift up to 500 lbs. to the desired
lifting height up to a maximum lift height of six ( 6 ) feet.
Composition of Materials Machine tower: 14 gauge cold rolled steel.
Base frame: 1 1/2" square x 3/16" Structural steel tubing. Lift weldment: 1
1/2" x 3" x .188" wall structure steel tubing. Tower cap: 10 gauge cold
rolled steel plate Side Guard Rails: 1" round x .120" gauge steel tubing
(frame). Platform: 14 gauge cold rolled steel plate with slip resistance
surface. Access ramp: 11 gauge steel plate with slip resistance surface.
Electrical box: 16 gauge galvanized steel Switch box: Hi-impact A.B.S.
Thermoplastic instrument case. Limitations: Vertical platform lift shall
operate both indoors and out, and must be anchored on a level, 4" thick,
3500 psi reinforced concrete surface or pad.
Electrical System & Wiring: The unit shall be pre-wired by
manufacturer with exterior grade thermoplastic coated wiring. Extension
Cord, 14 gauge UL-CSA approved is recommended if power source is not within
three (3) feet of Machine tower. Machine may also be wired using water proof
Powder Coat Finish Prep, Primer, & Powder Coat Process
1. 3 Stage wash, soapy water, clear water, and Iron Phosphate which is
applied to parts.
2. Parts are inspected and scuffed
3. Epoxy Primer is applied
4. Parts are baked at 250 degrees for 15 minutes
5. Parts are inspected and scuffed if needed
6. Huebert O'Brian Powder-TCIC Polyester
7. Mixed with Paint, Color Almond PFT-500-SS
8. Powder Coat is applied and baked at 400 degrees for 30 min.
9. Parts are inspected and scuffed if needed
The unit shall have the following safety features for protection of users
and the general public: Mac Porch Lift Upper and lower limit switches
Mac PorchLift Instant Reverse Motor
Macs PorchLift Powered with 110 volt AC current, by 1/2 HP motor, 6.4 Amp
Mac's Porch Elevator Grounded electrical system
MacsLift Porch Lifter Heavy duty worm drive gear box with heavy duty #50
Mac PorchLift Automatic access ramp
Mac's Porch Lifter 36" guard rails on non-enter and exit sides of platform
Macs Porch Lifts Non-Skid platform and access ramp surface
Macs Porch Lifts Key-lock control
MacsLift.com Porch-Lift Switching & Control system 24 VAC low voltage
The contractor shall do all work and supply all materials necessary for the
complete installation, It is the intent of this specification to outline
broadly the equipment required but not to cover the details of design and
Maintenance Maintenance of the vertical platform lift unit shall
consist of regular cleaning of the unit, protection of the painted surface
of the unit.
Warranty Unit shall have one ( 1 ) year limited warranty on the basic
unit and electrical system with a two (2) year warranty of drive train
Note This specification has been written to assist you and your
consumer in preparing an accurate and detailed description for specifying a
vertical platform lift. All or part of this specification may be reproduced.
Additional technical information is available from our Product Engineering