The GSL Artira is an inclined platform wheelchair lift that travels on tubular rails mounted to the stairway. This style of inclined platform lift can follow both straight and curving stairways and provide access up to seven landings.
The Artira combines durability and design flexibility with sleek styling, a user-friendly control system and many safety features. This wheelchair lift is available in a variety of finishes, with many design options allowing for extensive customization for each application. The Artira is suitable for indoor and outdoor applications.
This inclined platform lift can be operated independently or by an attendant with an attendant remote control. The Artira is designed to transport people in wheelchairs and when equipped with a folding seat, the Artira provides access to people who have difficulty climbing stairs.
The GSL Artira is a cost-effective and ADA compliant access solution.
Features of the Stairlift GSL Artira
Highlighted below are some of the many standard features of the GSL Artira wheelchair lift. For more extensive information, consult the Artira Design & Planning Guide or contact your local Garaventa Representative.
Call Stations (standard)
The Artira’s Call Stations are operated by a computer based lift control system that intuitively guides the user through the operating sequence by illuminating the appropriate button to push. Fold and unfold functions are fully automated by simply pushing the easy to use call station buttons.
Drive System (standard)
The ultra-quiet Drive System is located at the upper end of the Artira and is available in two arrangements; the standard Drive Box and Compact Drive, both drive systems operate using Mains Power.
Curved Safety Arms (standard)
The Curved Safety Arms are fully automatic. When in the guarded position, the inside dimensions of the arms do not take away from the clear platform size of the wheelchair lift.
Platform Controls (standard)
The durable and vandal resistant platform control panel consists of two large illuminated Directional Control Buttons and an Emergency Stop Button.
Under Platform, Bi-directional and Leading Ramp Sensors (standard)
The sensors will automatically stop the lift if the platform should encounter an obstruction.
Smooth Start and Stop (standard)
The GSL Artira reduces the speed of travel by 50% prior to reaching corners and is programmed to slow the platform travel speed when approaching or departing the landings.
Pedestrian Safety Lights (standard)
This illuminated tube lighting is located at the base of the ramps visually alerting pedestrians of the platform’s location during travel.
Emergency Stop Button (standard)
When pushed this large red button will immediately stop the lift.
The Artira is finished in a durable polyester powder paint coating that is electrostatically applied and baked.
Garaventa’s standard color is Satin Grey (fine textured).
The Garaventa Xpress II inclined platform wheelchair lift is designed to provide access between two landings. The platform travels on rails which are secured directly to the wall or to support towers. The upper rail houses a gear rack and a traveling cable while the lower rail provides lateral support. The platform is propelled by means of a carriage mounted rack and pinion drive system. When the platform is not in use it is folded, taking up minimal space on the stairway.
The Xpress II is cost-effective and is ADA compliant. This model can be designed with a variety of standard and optional features to suit the needs of the user and building owner.
Features of the Xpress II
Highlighted below are some of the many standard features available. For more extensive information, consult the Xpress II Design & Planning Guide or contact your local Garaventa Lift Representative.
Capacity (standard) : 225kg (495 lbs)
Choice of Three Platform Sizes (standard)
Drive System (standard)
- 800mm x 1220mm (31 1/2″ x 48″) – ADA Compliant
- 800mm x 1000mm (31 1/2″ x 39 3/8″)
- 750mm x 900 mm (29 1/2″ x 35 1/2″)
The platform mounted drive system consists of a .75 H.P. motor, gearbox, pinion gear and flexible traveling cable.
Mains Power Operation (standard) North America: 208 – 240VAC Single Phase on a dedicated 20 amp circuit International: 208 – 240VAC Single Phase on a dedicated 16 amp circuit
Curved Safety Arms (standard) Fully automatic safety arms are available to further increase the safety of the passenger.
Platform Controls (standard) Constant Pressure Control Buttons – Large illuminated direction control buttons allow for independent operation of the lift. Keyless Platform Operation Emergency Stop Button – Used to stop the lift in an emergency. Grabrail – Assists passenger with loading and unloading
Call Station Controls (standard) The One Touch Control System – Unfolds platform and activates the ramps and optional curved safety arms. Key Controlled Operation – This feature restricts operation to authorized users. Keyed Call Stations – Restricts operation to authorized users
Platform Sensors (standard)
Leading Ramp Sensor – When the platform is called to or from the landing area in the folded position the leading ramp is sensitive to obstructions. Under Platform Sensing Plate – The under platform sensing plate detects obstacles underneath the platform.
Bi-directional Sensing – The ramps are designed to be obstruction sensitive in the direction of travel on the outside of the ramps as well as from within the platform. The internal ramp sensor prevents a wheelchair from being off-center on the platform deck.
Emergency Manual Lowering (standard) This features allows the lift to be manually lowered during a power outage.
Hour Counter (standard) Shows the amount of time the Xpress II has been used.
Finishes (standard) Champagne colored anodized aluminum rails and loading ramps, with non-aluminum components of the lift finished in a durable polyester powder paint coating in fine textured Satin Grey paint.
|Garaventa X3 – R Lift
Often the home we have lived in for years suddenly presents challenges when we are unable to use or have difficulty climbing the stairs. The Garaventa X3-R will allow you to travel up and down the stairs with ease while staying in the home you love.
- A choice of three platform sizes
- Capacity of 250kg / 550lbs.
- Curved safety arms that fold down when stored
- Large, easy to use platform control buttons
- Rack & pinion drive system with battery operation
- Safety sensors – under the platform and on the leading ramp
- Manual fold and unfold
- Passenger grab bar
- Platform emergency stop button