By including options to the basic dock lift offering, safety and security at any loading dock is possible! Choose Pentalift dock lifts when specifying a new or existing construction project and refer to our sales team when considering the below options.

Extra Pneumatic Hose for ProAir

Maximum 25 feet. Additional hose on the air supply line. ProAir ONLY.

LPE Platform Mounted Power Unit Enclosure

A lightweight and compact deck mounted power unit is installed inside of a custom steel enclosure that can be installed on either side of the platform. It is available in 1HP, 3HP, and 5HP versions depending on lift speed requirements

Hinged Approach Ramp

More typically supplied on surface mounted dock lifts. It is a hinged ramp bridging access from the floor to lift platform.

Dock Lift Night Locks

This option provides a means to mechanically hold the dock lift deck at the same level as the top of the pit. This option is typically utilized in applications with a full depth pit. The four mechanical arms are manually rotated into the engaged position when required. The arms are rotated out of the engaged position when not required.  

Controls – key operated control station

Control is keyed to only allow use to anyone with the key.

Controls – Wall installed push button

The control push button is mounted on the building’s interior wall within close proximity of the dock lift.

Controls – 2 second bell / buzzer signals dock lift in use

A warning buzzer or bell sounds for 2 seconds whenever the dock lift is activated to raise or lower.

Manual Lowering Valve

A manually activated valve is provided to facilitate the lowering of the lift in the event the power supply to the lift is lost.

Portable Dolly Handle –LPE Only

This is an attachment which can be placed on the portable version of the dock lift in order to move the unit. Note: The effort required to move the unit is high. The turning radius is typically large..

Smooth Platform

Checker / safety tread plate is replaced with a smooth platform deck surface with abrasive non-slip strips. Commonly used to reduce vibration during the movement of traffic across the platform.

Controls – Push button on post on platform

A post with the control push button on top of it is provided on the platform of the dock lift. This option is utilized on dock lifts on which a fork lift will be driving on and being raised or lowered.

Controls – Removable push button on post on platform

A post with the control push button on top of it on removable cord is provided on the platform of the dock lift. This option is utilized on dock lifts on which a fork lift will be driving on and being raised or lowered.

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