Pentalift News Blog
November 30, 2015, 4:13 pm - The majority of dock lift control stations are electrically operated to both raise and lower the platform, so if there is a power failure the control buttons will not operate the lift table. If the dock lift is in the elevated position when the power failure occurs you will not be able to lower the dock lift unless the power unit is equipped with an optional manual lowering valve. The manual lowering valve would be located on the power unit, and when opened, the hydraulic oil in the lift cylinders will be directed back to the reservoir. This will permit the table to lower. Contact your Pentalift Sales Representative for more information.
November 27, 2015, 9:30 am - Businesses that manufacture a popular, in-demand product definitely have something to be thankful for, but they might still be in for a bumpy ride if they are unable to produce the product cost-effectively. Fortunately, there are ways that businesses can slash costs and better achieve their corporate objectives in a way that reflects nicely on […]
November 26, 2015, 11:37 am - Pentalift specializes in developing custom equipment designs that will provide solutions for customer's unique and complicated application requirements. Here is a case study for a recent High Capacity UpEnder that Pentalift developed for a U.S. based customer. Contact your Pentalift Sales Representative to discuss your customer application.
November 20, 2015, 5:12 pm - Dock lifts can be installed in many locations, and will usually have lift/lower controls readily available for the operator. Some are in a restricted, controlled access applications and the number of personnel permitted to operate the equipment are limited. Some dock lifts are installed outside of the building at a retail or institutional facility, where it is necessary to ensure that they cannot be operated by the general public. To prevent unauthorized use, the controls can be removable, key operated or stored inside the building on a coil cord. The application dictates the most suitable dock lift controls to use. Contact your Pentalift Sales Representative for more information.
November 17, 2015, 10:30 am - Scissor lifts are important pieces of equipment, but as is the case with all such apparatuses, they need to be used properly in order to ensure the safety of all concerned. Capable of elevating things and people, scissor lifts are useful when the task is getting payload and personnel to and from different places. Since […]