Manufacturer of Lifts, Dumpers and Custom Material Handling Equipment

 Lifts : Models Available | SWL Series

Stationary Electric-Hydraulic Sidewalk Lift
Designed to fit new or existing sidewalk openings.

• Door Opening Hoops
Single masted unit
Single Push Cylinder for lift
Free Standing
Not for Passenger Use

500 - 2,000 Lbs.

Platform Sizes:

48" x 48" to72" x 72"
Raised Height:
Up to 12'

Lift Speeds:

Up to 25 FPM



  applications [ SWL Series PowRlift ]

Basement storage to street level transfer of pallets, totes, products, boxes or crates in sidewalk applications. Structural Steel Door Opening Hoops automatically open sidewalk doors when the platform raises.

[ SWL Series PowRlift ]

  • Two stage telescopic mast frame reduces overall mast height
  • Standard Structural Steel
  • Self Supporting Back Frame and Uprights
  • Heavy Duty Single Acting Plunger Type Cylinder
  • Chrome Plated Cylinder Rod
  • Electrical System Nema 4
  • Key lock for Authorized Use Only
  • Steel Guide Wheels for positive, steady lifting
  • Hardened Roller Chain with a minimum 6 to 1 Safety Factor
  • Slack Chain Limit Switch
  • TEFC Motor
  • Critical hydraulic components have a minimum Safety Factor of 3 to 1
  • International Red Machinery Enamel


 safety features [ SWL Series PowRlift ]

  • Key lock for Authorized Use Only
  • 115 Volt AC Control Circuit
  • Slack or broken chain, Self Activating Safety Assemblies
  • Fail Safe Hydraulic Valve activates in case of power line failure
  • Manually operated emergency lowering valve
  • 6 to 1 Safety Factor on critical lifting components
  • UL listed Controls
  • NEMA Rated Electrical Components
  • Every machine factory assembled and load tested
  • Limit switches are all preset to your height specification and prewired in conduit at the factory
  • Platform back guards on both frame ends keep loads clear of all moving parts
  • Installation and Maintenance Manual provided
  • Safety Gates and Enclosures - Click here


PowRlift controls [ SWL Series PowRlift ]

  • Constant Pressure (deadman) type Pushbutton Station
  • Limit Switches to stop the platform at each level
  • Limit switches are all preset to your height specification and prewired in conduit at the factory
  • UL Listed Components
  • TEFC Motor
  • NEMA 4 Electrical System
  • 115 Volt AC Control Circuit

shipping [ SWL Series PowRlift ]

  • Most models are shipped on their back, steel banded to a heavy wooden skid via common carrier.
  • Freight Class 85 - F.O.B. Victor N.Y. 14564


 installation [ SWL Series PowRlift ]

  • The base frame to be bolted to the floor, no pit required
  • Pushbutton station is shipped loose for customer wiring and mounting.
  • Power and control wiring to be connected.
  • Safety Enclosures per ANSI Code B20.1 are required to complete the installation. Click here for enclosure information.
  • Complete installation manuals included with each machine.


 code compliance

The Latest Version of ANSI/ASME Standard A17.1 Part IV Class C-3

Sponsored & Published by:
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
United Engineering Center
345 East 47th Street
New York, NY 10017

options [ SWL Series PowRlift ]

  • Larger Motors for increased lift speed
  • Remote Power Unit with 10 feet of hydraulic hose
  • Stainless Steel Construction
  • Hot or cold galvanized finish
  • Explosion Proof Circuits
  • Epoxy Paint Finishes
  • Safety Gates and Enclosures - Click here


Contact Langley Manufacturing for more detailed information

Langley Mfg
PFlow Industries, Inc.
Vertical Material Handling Systems
6720 N. Teutonia Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53209

Tel: 414-352-9000 • Fax: 414-352-9002 • E-mail: info@pflow.com