Retractable elevator ladder to access an overhead machine or platform for MRLs
All sizes in stock for immediate shipment
Enable safer access to overhead machines in MRLs where the reach is too far. The Overhead Retracta Ladder® can be used to reach the machine or a hoistway platform from the car top.
No reduction of overhead clearances.
2-3/4" wall to outside of ladder when retracted for exceptionally tight car to hoistway clearance.
7" rung-to-wall when extended for full OSHA and A17.1/B44 compliance.
All Retracta Ladders® extend 4' above the top rung to provide handholds per OSHA standards
Climbing portion of the ladder available in 1' (#ORL12) thru 12' (#ORL144) lengths. 16", 12” & 9” wide rungs are standard; nonstandard sizes available upon request
Electrical Protective Device per A17.1/B44 rule 188.8.131.52 field wired into the elevator safety circuit prevents elevator operation when ladder is extended, positive break N.C. contact, NEMA 4X (IP67) standard
Traction Tread™ rungs, slip-resistant & self-cleaning for ideal multi-direction grip and exceptional strength
Gas spring reduces force required to extend or retract ladder to less than 15 lbf (< 50 lbf code)
Pull pin with secure grip T-handle to extend & retract ladder and mechanically secure it in both positions. Pull-pin can be mounted on either side (specify upon ordering)
OSHA Safety Yellow powder coat painted for optimal visual safety and rust protection
Modular design for ease of handling and reduced shipping cost
Retracta Ladder® is a Registered Trademark and has been awarded US Patent #8944211