GSA Courthouse Management Group
Mechanical Lift Analysis
INCLINATOR COMPANY OF AMERICA
(SPECTRALIFT AND INCLINATOR VL LIFTS)
The SpectraLift cantilevered platform lift design manufactured by
Inclinator was not installed in any of the courtrooms reviewed during
The most significant feature of the standard unit is the total integration
of fiberglass cladding on all enclosure panels to provide adequate
protection for outdoor use.
The basic drive mechanism and platform are similar in design to other
cantilevered platform lift design concepts. (The only exception is the
use of a hydraulic leaf chain drive to provide platform movement.)
The Inclinator VL unit basic framework and drive mechanism could
possibly be adapted to the courtroom environment without the
HDR Architecture, Inc.