See the Invisible Step Lift by Oyster Mayfair in action on this video:
There are 3 different models of The Invisible Step Lift by Oyster Mayfair, all suitable for domestic or commercial use:
Vertical travel only: (Model V)
This model is for travelling straight up/ down between two different floor levels (of up to 800 mm) where a series of steps are not involved- for example in a split level room or travelling from floor level up on to a stage/ raised platform area or directly up from the driveway or garden level to a ground floor front or back door threshold.
Vertical and Horizontal travel: (Model VH)
This alternative model also travels vertically and then on reaching the desired travel height (of up to 800 mm) the top platform that the wheelchair stands on slides out horizontally bridging the gap between the steps and the floor (up to a maximum of 1,000 mm).
Short Rise- Vertical travel only: (Model SR)
For overcoming a single step up to a maximum height of 220 mm.
UK Warranty/ guarantee: All models come with a 1 year warranty – PARTS AND LABOUR
Service Plans and Extended Warranties are also available
All models of the invisible step lift can be installed either indoors or outside
Product Standard EN81/40
Machinery Directive 2006/42/CE
Electromagnetic Compatibility Directive 2004/108/CE
Low Voltage Directive 2006/95/CE
The Invisible Step Lift by Oyster Mayfair blends in with its surroundings, the top surface can be finished in a variety of materials such as: marble, brick, slate, wood, laminate, carpet and many other flooring finishes used in domestic or retail/ business premises.
Requiring no ramp – there is virtually no visual impact with this low rise transfer lift. Suitable for many domestic installations and also where an alternative option is required for providing disabled access for wheelchair users in commercial or heritage buildings where traditional wheelchair ramps may not be a viable option due to lack of space for a long ramp or other aesthetic/ interior design considerations.
Preparatory site works – We will provide customers, including their builders and electrician, with instructions and guidance for any necessary building work (creating a pit outdoors or an under floor recess indoors for the lift to be concealed in) including details for providing an electrical supply that will need to be arranged by and paid for by the customer direct to their contractor before we can install and connect the lift.
Picture Gallery- Invisible Step Lifts in the at rest position- hiding in the floor or underground :
The Invisible Step Lift by Oyster Mayfair can also be permanently installed outdoors in order to provide discreet wheelchair access to/ from gardens, driveways, patios and decking. It can blend in with modern or traditional properties and their surroundings.
Picture Gallery – Invisible Step Lifts in use (rising or extended) :
The invisible step lift by Oyster Mayfair can also be used in commercial premises such as restaurants, shops, offices, hotels, clubs, pubs, bars, coffee shops, reception areas as well as museums, art galleries, schools or other buildings where split level flooring can present problems for disabled access in wheelchairs.
Did you know that there are about 1.2 million wheelchair users in the UK? (Source: Google/ NHS England – April 2019).
Picture below: 2018 – Invisible Step Lift (Model V) being installed in a London Restaurant
Naturally the “Invisibility” of our low rise transfer lift makes it an interesting option for providing disabled access for wheelchair users to heritage buildings or churches where alterations to a building might have to be as sympathetic/ discreet as possible.
Start thinking about disabled access over steps in a new way
To find out more about the Invisible Step Lift by Oyster Mayfair contact us now:
The above special offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other special offer. Only one introductory discount code valid per purchase.
Telephone contact –You can also call us on 020 7183 3606
Model VH (Vertical and horizontal travel)- Technical and Safety information
Capacity 350Kg. Maximum elevation 800mm. Maximum Transfer 1000mm. Total depth for any facing on the platform surface 30mm. Platform useful size (without control stem) 900×1525. Pit size 940×1570, depth 100mm with non slip surface, the depth increases to 130mm in the version to be faced. Platform standard colour- Black. Protection bellows standard colour- Black. Rear and side protective edge with motorised lifting with profile fitting in brass or aluminium. Supply voltage 220 monophase , on request 220/380 V three-phase. Push button controls in low voltage (24V) or remote control option. Pantographs made of steel section bars, spaced to avoid the risk of shearing during movements. Two bars on the pantographs for mechanically locking the platform for performing maintenance operations under safety conditions. Safety valves, integrated into the cylinders, for automatically blocking the downward travel in the event of breakage on the fluid power pipes. External electrohydraulic control unit with maximum pressure valve to avoid overloads and emergency manual downward travel.
Model V (Vertical travel only)– Technical information
Similar to the Model VH as stated above- except there is no Transfer measurement applicable to model V.
Model SR (Short rise vertical travel only)– Technical Information
Capacity 350Kg. Maximum elevation 220mm. Total depth for any facing on the platform surface 30mm. Platform minimum size 800×1250. Pit size 850×1300, depth 250mm with non slip surface, the depth increases to 280mm in the version to be faced. Rear and side protective edge with motorised lifting, with profile fitting in brass or aluminimum. Supply voltage 220 monophase, on request 220/380 V three-phase. Controls in low voltage (24V). Safety valves, integrated into the cylinders, for automatically blocking the downward travel in the event of breakage of the fluid power pipes. External electrohydraulic control unit with maximum pressure valve to avoid overloads and emergency manual downward travel.
Please note technical specifications may be subject to changes over time due to product upgrades/ developments.
SITE PREPARATORY WORKS (by others)
For further technical information, including PDF downloads of generic data sheets illustrating site preparatory requirements, please contact us. Please note – these are general generic data sheets and are for illustrative purposes only. Further guidance and information on required preparatory works for each individual installation will be given when we visit site.
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