The Pimlico Lift has an upper landing manual or automatic gate and three on-lift barriers. As the barriers fully enclose the user to a height of 1100mm then this lift can be used by standing and seated users up to a rise of 2999mm.

Sesame Pimlico Lift
  • Minimum horizontal pit length


  • Minimum platform size

    1738mm x 1250mm

  • Maximum rise


  • Minimum pit depth below lower landing



  • The Lift

    The Pimlico Lift uses three automatic rising barriers that rise 1100mm on the lift to fully enclose the user. Please see On Lift Barriers for more information.

    The lift table can be made to accept any cladding material, the thicker the cladding the deeper the pit depth.

    Nominal Platform dimensions for this lift can very due to site requirements,however they are a minimum of

    1738mm (l) x 1250mm (w) x 0-2999mm (h)

    Please click on The Lifting Actuator link for more information on the mechanism used to raise and lower the lift.

  • Upper Landing Barriers

    Pimlico Lift has a manual gate or an automatic gate at the upper landing, to protect the fall hazard.

    Please see Upper landing barriers for more information.

  • User Type

    The Pimlico Lift is for seated users and standing pedestrians. Please see on lift barriers for more information.

  • System Requirements

    The Pimlico Lift comes with a solid stainless steel skirt below the lift. Please see concealing the underside of the lift for more information.

    For details on the power supply please see lift power supply.

    For general details on the pit depth please see lift pit.

    If the surrounding area presents a crush zone the lift table can be fitted with safety edges to detect an obstruction. Please see Crush hazards surrounding the moving lift for more information Please click on the The Sesame Stair Lift Controls for more information on the controls for this style of lift.

  • Variations to the Pimlico Lift

    The rising barriers can be replaced with permanent handrails as seen here: Windsor Lift in Qatar. This option reduces cost and pit depth pit (starting at 700mm).

    The Sesame Waterloo Lift shows an example of a lower cost option for seated users where the rise is less than 1000mm.

    The upper landing gate can be replaced with an automatic rising barrier as seen here:Richmond RisingPlatform Lift

    For a retracting stair lift with similar specifications see the Westminster Equality Act Lift.

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