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Advance Lifts, Inc. - Bin tilters designed to reduce reaching & bending

Bin tilters are designed to reduce reaching and bending into parts containers. There are models suitable for palletized loads, carts and stacker bins. Inquire about our hydraulic tilting machines today. (read more)

Advance Lifts, Inc. - 2 new lift tables for palletizing operations.

Advance Lifts offers 2 new lift tables for palletizing operations. The SL-P with pneumatic spring operation, and the PL with electric hydraulic operation. All three of these lifts feature more rugged construction than other offerings at extremely competitive pricing. (read more)

Advance Lifts, Inc. - Model 3100 Recessed Dock Lift

The 3100 series lifts are designed to fit in existing 10” deep pits. They are sized to handle pallet jacks, powered pallet jacks, and straddle stackers. They are also used for dock to ground access. (read more)

Advance Lifts, Inc. - 3000 Series Recessed Dock Lifts

These are our medium sized Disappearing Dock lifts. They are sized to handle pallet jacks, powered pallet jacks, straddle stackers and fork trucks. They are also used for dock to ground access. (read more)

Advance Lifts, Inc. - Why Use Rail Transfer Bridges?

The primary use of rail transfer bridges is to span from floor to floor or dock to dock over railroad tracks. (read more)

Advance Lifts, Inc. - Common Questions About Dock Lifts

Common Questions About Dock Lifts (read more)

Advance Lifts, Inc. - Industrial Powered Turntables

There are two basic types of standard duty turntables, non-powered and powered. Turntables are available in low profile and high profile configurations. Built to last, these industrial rotating table tops are suitable for a wide range of applications. Inquire about our industrial motorized turntables today. (read more)

Advance Lifts, Inc. - Loading bay lift platforms

These are our heavy sized Disappearing Dock lifts. They are sized to handle pallet jacks, powered pallet jacks, straddle stackers and small fork trucks. They are also used for dock to ground access. (read more)

Advance Lifts, Inc. - Recessed Dock Lift with higher lifting capacities
  • Higher lifting capacities & edge loading ratings
  • 3" wide tube legs
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Advance Lifts, Inc. - Jumbo Lift Tables

If you have a very large lift requirement that does not match up with one of our Jumbo units, please call us and we will be pleased to quote on your exact requirements. Inquire about our Jumbo lifts today. (read more)

Advance Lifts, Inc. - Mechanical Vertical Reciprocating Conveyors (VRC)

Mechanical VRC lifts are well suited to multiple level stops. (read more)

Advance Lifts, Inc. -  Stretch Wrappers for low volume operations.

These turntable stretch wrappers offer a giant step up in safety and productivity from simply walking around a load with a roll of film in hand. The cost/benefit ratio of these basic machines is very attractive. (read more)

Advance Lifts, Inc. - Rugged Package Lifts

Rugged four (4) post construction that is fully assembled at the factory and can be shipped as 1 piece tilt up installation or as two (2) or three (3) piece stackable sections for quick and easy installation. (read more)

Advance Lifts, Inc. - Top Of Ground Truck Levelers

These loading dock truck levelers have the cylinders straddling the platform. The units sit on top of the ground or in very shallow pits so they do not offer any down travel (read more)

Advance Lifts, Inc. - Recessed Truck Levelers

Built-to-last, our recessed loading dock levelers are suitable for a range of applications. Inquire about our hydraulic loading dock levelers for sale today. (read more)

Advance Lifts, Inc. - Hydraulic Vertical Reciprocating mezzanine lifts

These mezzanine lifts are designed to move goods and materials between multiple floor levels quickly and safely. (read more)

Advance Lifts, Inc. - High reach container dumpers for high elevations

Our high reach container dumpers have been designed for applications that require lifting a container to a high elevation and then dumping it. They safely accomplish the function of lifting & dumping in one compact unit. (read more)

Advance Lifts, Inc. - Ultra High Performance Container Dumper

This unique patent pending design offers a programmable load shuffling feature that shakes up the contents of the container being dumped and then continues rotating to the 180 degree fully inverted position, where gravity is allowed to remove even the most stubborn loads. (read more)

Advance Lifts, Inc. - Heavy Duty Lift Tables

These units are equipped with the patented “Platform Centering Devices”, which doubles or triples lift life. (read more)

Advance Lifts, Inc. - Custom Industrial Turntables

Has a customer ever said, "I need a turn table but...". Check out this video, if the application meets safety standards, we can do it. No buts about it... (read more)

Advance Lifts, Inc. - Very Large Lifts

Have you seen it!? We have a new video about a custom lift on our YouTube channel! (read more)

Advance Lifts, Inc. - Custom Dock Lift for Stage Level Receiving

Dock lifts are used for safe and efficient loading and unloading of goods and materials. (read more)

Advance Lifts, Inc. - VRC Lift For Roof Access

A large manufacturing company in North Carolina installed a VRC lift to take equipment and maintenance items up to their roof. (read more)

Advance Lifts, Inc. - Rider Lift to 2nd Floor for Spring Manufacturer

A spring manufacturer in the Chicago area purchased an existing building to expand their manufacturing area. Prior to occupying the building, they installed an Advance rider mezzanine lift and an interlocked roll up door on the 2nd floor of the building. (read more)

Advance Lifts, Inc. - Rider Lift for Mezzanines

Moving pallet loads of goods from ground level to mezzanines is both fast and efficient, improving the utility of mezzanine floor space. (read more)

Advance Lifts, Inc. - REASONS FOR USING DOCK LIFTS

With a loading dock lift, operators are standing on a level surface while goods are moving from truck height to ground height, with no heavy lifting, twisting or turning. Using dock lifts is simply a much safer operation. (read more)

Advance Lifts, Inc. -  WHY USE WORK ACCESS LIFTS?

Custom work access lift that contains several features that may be of interest to work access lift designers. (read more)

Advance Lifts, Inc. - How to choose the correct mezzanine access lift

This white paper guides you through how to select the right lift for access in an efficient, economical, and safe manner. (read more)

Advance Lifts, Inc. - Electric Work Station Lifts

SPECIAL FEATURES

  • No hydraulics
  • Nema 1 controls (Nema 4 is available)
  • IP 65 rated actuator with 10% duty cycle
  • Baked enamel finish with smooth deck
    (safety tread, stainless steel/Steel-It are optional)
(read more)
Advance Lifts, Inc. - Rules For Stacking Tilters/Upenders Lifts

Many applications call for combining lifting and tilting functions. Bin-tilters are an example of doing this to feed operators bin contents at a convenient fixed height. In other applications, the heights must vary or vary independently from the degree of tilt. In these instances, specific lifts can be equipped with tilters or upenders mounted on top of them. (read more)

Advance Lifts, Inc. - Heavy Duty dumpers for tough applications.

SPECIAL FEATURES

  • Full 135 degree tilt.
  • Machine grade double acting cylinders with spherical rod ends.
  • Continuous duty motors
  • Controllers are Underwriter Laboratory approved assemblies.
  • All bearings are lifetime lubricated.
(read more)
Advance Lifts, Inc. - Standard hydraulic dumpers primed & finished

SPECIAL FEATURES

  • Designed for a minimum size footprint.
  • Adjustable retaining bar.
  • The cylinders are machine grade single acting style.
  • All of the controllers are Underwriter Laboratory listed assemblies.
  • All shafts, axles and pins are hard chrome plated.
  • All bearings are life...
(read more)
Advance Lifts, Inc. - Advance Lifts - Landing Locks

Sway and deflection are eliminated during loading/unloading operations. This device can be used to secure a platform at any grade level such as mezzanine floors, building floors or machine interfaces where loads are transferred from one surface to another surface. (read more)

Advance Lifts, Inc. - Container Dumpers

We have seen a wide variety of applications which all are very unique and they have allowed us to develop a large assortment of options to modify our equipment to fit your exact needs. (read more)

Advance Lifts, Inc. - High Reach Lift Tilt & Turn

Because of our continuous R & D programs, we are continually pushing the boundaries of lift table performance. We go well beyond “clean sheet” custom design. (read more)

Advance Lifts, Inc. - Tilt Table Application Guide White Paper
  • Capacity
  • Nature of the load
  • Means of loading and unloading
  • Lowered height and tilt
  • Platform and bin size
  • Speed requirement
  • Power and Duty cycle requirements
  • Special features and accessories
(read more)
Advance Lifts, Inc. - Custom high reach lift tilt and turn table

Feature video of a custom high reach lift tilt and turn table by Advance Lifts. (read more)

Advance Lifts, Inc. - Work Access -Track Mounted, U-Shaped Platform Lift

Custom work access lift that contains several features that may be of interest to work access lift designers. This is a self propelled unit with a "U" shaped platform, two types of stairways and powered curved platform extension that cradle a curved work surface. This is the third in a series of videos to help stimulate the imagination of work access lift specifiers. (read more)

Advance Lifts, Inc. - Specifications for your work access lift.

Because each application is unique to the task being performed and the object being worked on, each lift must be custom designed to the specific application. This guide is designed to help you organize and prioritize your requirements so they may be resolved into appropriate specifications for your work access lift. (read more)

Advance Lifts, Inc. - RULES FOR STACKING TURNTABLES ON LIFTS

Many applications call for combining lifting and turning functions. Both the manual and the powered turn tables in all of our turn table series can be mounted on lifts.

We have also combined multiple lift tables on top of a large turntable in a carousel style to accommodate work centers with multiple operating stations. (read more)

Advance Lifts, Inc. - These mezzanine lifts are designed to move goods

Advance Lifts was founded in 1974 and quickly became the leading dock lift manufacturer in the country. We have maintained that position through innovative design, quick deliveries and superior service. Our goal is to make the entire process of buying, installing, using and servicing of our products, as easy and trouble free as possible for each and every customer. (read more)