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February 13, 2015, 11:54 am - Why is the Pentalogic valve so important on a hydraulic dock leveler? Conventional hydraulic dock leveler plumbing contains a number of individual valves and assorted fittings. The Pentalogic valve is a one piece machined housing that incorporates only two moving components. Fewer components, fewer chance of failure or hydraulic leaks developing. For more information, contact your Pentalift Sales Representative.
Pentalift Lift Tables fabricated to meet ANSI MH29.1:2012, Industrial Scissor Lifts Safety Requirements
January 28, 2015, 5:57 pm - Pentalift fabricates lift tables to meet the standards that are laid out in ANSI MH29.1:2012, Industrial Scissor Lifts Safety Requirements. The standard was developed to establish design and performance criteria that will ensure fabrication of safe industrial scissors lifts. The International Code Council (ICC) has approved the inclusion of MH29.1 into Chapter 30, Section 3001.2 of the International Building Code (more about MH29.1 and IBC).
January 12, 2015, 8:45 am - Pentalift adds new visual aids to its website that depict a variety of surface installations for dock lifts. Pentalift's Low Profile Dock Lift (LPE) allows ground level access without the construction of a pit.
August 18, 2014, 1:20 pm - Dock Lifts can come in many forms and with many uses. Some are built into a pit while others are raised but stationary, and others still are portable. Dock Lifts can be manufactured to service virtually any trailer height with capacities of varying amounts. From ride on to hand propelled pallet trucks, a dock lift […]
August 7, 2014, 9:44 am - A nationally recognized company was planning a new entertainment facility in the Midwest, and after comparing product lines, contacted Pentalift’s local dealer to assist with the design of a safe and efficient loading dock. The customer’s requirements included accommodating a wide variety of trucks and trailers from courier to over-the-road models via two dock […]