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ICT Fixture Lift

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#68733

ICT Fixture Lift | 24 April, 2013

Our Safety Committee has tagged the Fixture Changeover process as potentially unsafe due to the weight of our ICT Test Fixtures. (They range from 40-60lbs each) I've been tasked with investigating a lift, (aka a "cherry picker"), to assist in loading and unloading these fixtures. I've dug around on the interwebs and can really only find one vendor who supplies anything like this. (Alum-a-lift). Unfortunately they've quoted the lift at close to $10K, and say they have a 10 lift minimum order. Do any of you fine folks use anything comparable?

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#68734

ICT Fixture Lift | 24 April, 2013

Would something like this work?

http://www.patientliftusa.com/products/electric-patient-lifts.html

You would have to build a custom harness to match your fixture but it is in the $1K-2K price range.

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#68740

ICT Fixture Lift | 25 April, 2013

Awesome!

This might work! I'll have to see if I can modify it slightly, and I may have to alter our storage rack with a pull out shelf, but it just might work!

Thanks!!

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#68754

ICT Fixture Lift | 27 April, 2013

Until you find something can you apply the 2 man rule? I meant 2 operators to lift the ict fixtures?

that's what we do here ours are 20- 40 lbs

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#68788

ICT Fixture Lift | 2 May, 2013

We use bigger people.

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