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This lift was installed to provide access from the lower area of this steep hill to the house at the upper area of the property. The home owner is shown using the folding seat featured on this lift.
This photo shows the lift in the folded position at the lower landing. The Artira was designed to be parked away from the stairway.

Garaventa Artira

(Manufactured by Garaventa Lift)

The Artira inclined platform wheelchair lift is designed to travel on the inside or outside radius of a stairway and is suitable for indoor or outdoor projects in Florida. The Artira wheelchair lift is generally used commercially however Garaventa has installed many inclines in residential applications. The Artira can be equipped with a folding seat for people who are not in a wheelchair but have difficulty climbing stairs.

Examples of some of our residential wheelchair lift projects include:

Garaventa Artira - Standard Features

Listed below are some of the many standard features of this product. For more detailed information please contact our sales team or refer to the Artira Planning Guide.

Capacity - 660lbs.

Drive System - the quiet 2 HP drive system is located at the upper landing. The drive system is operated by mains power.

Call Stations - are easy to use and guide the passenger through the operating sequence. The call stations also control the folding and unfolding of the lift.

Platform Controls - the platform control panel consists of two large illuminated directional control buttons and an emergency stop button. When the emergency stop button is pushed the lift will stop immediately.

Curved Safety Arms - are fully automatic and increase the safety of the passenger.

Under Platform, Bi-directional and Leading Ramp Sensors - the sensors will automatically stop the lift if the platform should encounter an obstruction.

Smooth Start and Stop - the Artira reduces the speed of travel by 50% prior to reaching corners and is programmed to slow the platform travel speed when approaching or departing the landings.

Pedestrian Safety Lights - this illuminated tube lighting is located at the base of the ramps visually alerting pedestrians of the platform's location during travel.

Standard Finish - The Artira is finished in a durable polyester powder paint coating that is electrostatically applied and baked. Garaventa's standard color is Satin Grey (fine textured).

Garaventa Artira - Optional Features

Highlighted below are a number of the Artira's optional features. For additional optional features please contact our sales team or consult the Artira Planning Guide.

Side Load Platform - this style of platform is designed for those stairways with confined lower landing areas. This additional ramp allows the passenger to wheel on the platform diagonally for easier access to the platform.

Attendant Remote Control - an attendant would walk beside the lift and operate the lift with a hand control

Folding Seat - enables semi-ambulatory or people with temporary injuries to use the lift.

Dek-Lite - illuminates the platform for safe loading and unloading available only with the folding seat option.

Auxiliary Power System - this system ensures the lift operates during a power outage. This battery-powered system provides power for one hour.

Custom Finishes - the Artira can be finished with optional RAL colors, custom matched colors, stainless steel or painted stainless steel finishes.

Handrails - An additional rail can be added to the rail system for pedestrian use.

Outdoor Package - when the Artira is located outdoors, the Stainless Steel finish is required.