Questions To Qualify Your Application
1. HOW HIGH?
What is the total vertical rise? What is the distance from floor to floor? What is the clearance above the upper level?
2. HOW OFTEN?
How many times per hour will the VRC carry the load? Will it have automatic infeed and discharge or manual?
3. HOW HEAVY?
How much will the total load weigh?
4. HOW BIG?
What are the dimensions of the load to be lifted? Does the load overhang the pallet? Are load stops required? Will there be two loads put on the carriage at one time?
5. HOW NOW?
How is the customer presently moving the load? Does he have an existing VRC? Does he use a forklift truck? Is there a potential safety hazard?
6. LOADING PATTERN?
C--Inline , Z--Pass-through or 90º--Left/Right.
7. GATES & ENCLOSURES?
Will the lift be in a shaftway? Three (3) sides and a gate at each level? Perimeter (edge) of a mezzanine?
8. FLOOR OPENING?
If the lift is going through a floor, what are the dimensions of the opening?