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Residential Lifts

Swallow's DM Lift is a residential elevator designed to provide an economical means of vertical transportation in multilevel homes. Its standard finish is a modern and sleek anodised aluminium. Glass or steel enclosures are also available.

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DM Lift features

Requires only a shallow 150mm deep pit and headroom of 2500mm for easy adaptation to new or existing homes.

  • 1:2 Cable Hydraulic Drive System provides smooth, quiet, safe, and dependable operation
  • Emergency Battery Powered Lowering with Automatic Battery Recharging System in the event of a main building power failure
  • Submersible Hydraulic Pump for quiet efficient operation
  • Various cab sizes to suit most application from 3 person to 8 person capacity
  • Automatic Emergency Cab Lighting in the event of a main building power failure for added safety
  • Travel capability of up to 15m with up to six (6) stops
  • Floor Selection Control and Anti-Creep Levelling provides smooth accurate stops, starts and re-levelling
  • Slack Cable Safety Device monitors the cable status. If the device detects a slack cable condition, the elevator "safeties" immediately to stop the elevator and prevent further movement
  • Manual Lowering Valve at Pump Unit for added convenience
  • Two speed valve for superior ride quality and control for soft stops and starts

Standard Cab Features

  • Stainless steel handrail
  • Choice of eight (8) Melamine wall panels
  • Silver anodized aluminium trim
  • Attractive digital floor indicator in car
  • Fluorescent or Solid ceilings with spot lights
  • Illuminated push button car and landing control stations
  • Automatic timed lighting
  • Emergency alarm and stop buttons

Residential Elevators


  • Variety of cab type configurations available including straight through, 90 degree exit, and side entry. Custom platform sizes
  • Additional selection of other car finishes, glass walls, mirrors, stainless steel, or budget cost skinplate
  • Luxurious cab design featuring wood veneers, solid raised oak or recessed panels
  • Power landing door operation
  • Observation Cab with laminated glass panels and an extruded aluminium frame
  • Autodial emergency phone

Technical Aspects

  • Power: 220 Volt, single phase, 30 amp
  • Drive: 1:2 Cable Hydraulic
  • Speed: 0.15 m/s
  • Rated Load: 340 Kg
  • Platform Dimensions: Darren to provide std sizes
  • Emergency Backup: Automatic Emergency Battery Powered Lowering with Automatic Battery Recharging
  • Control Type: Constant Pressure or Automatic
  • Pump Type: Submersible Type, 2 speed valve/automatic operation
  • Electronics: Solid State
  • Maximum Travel: 15m
  • Number of Stops: 6 Maximum
  • Pit Depth Required: 150mm
  • Overhead Clearance: 2500mm
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