Genesis Leadscrew and Hydraulic Drive Systems

There are two drive systems available for the Genesis Shaftway Model. Listed below are the main features of each drive system.

Leadscrew Drive System


Leadscrew drive system
  • Driven by a single-phase 2 HP motor attached to a 1" ACME screw
  • Powered by building mains power converted to 24 VDC (standard)
  • Platform travels between landings at 3 meters (10 ft) per minute
  • Six Lifting Heights up to a maximum of 3734mm (147") - floor mounted
  • Manual Emergency Lowering Handwheel (standard)
  • Battery Powered Emergency Lowering (optional)
  • Electrical Disconnect (optional)
  • Mains Power Requirement:
  • North America - 120 VAC single phase on a dedicated 20 amp circuit.
  • International - 208-240 VAC single phase on dedicated 16 amp circuit

Hydraulic Drive System


Hydraulic Drive System
  • Driven by a single-phase 3 HP hydraulic motor
  • Continuous Mains Power with an Auxiliary Power System (standard)
  • Platform travels between landings at 5.2 meters (17 ft) per minute
  • Seven Lifting Heights up to a maximum of 4343mm (171") - floor mounted
  • Manual Emergency Lowering
    standard)
  • Mast Heater (optional)
  • Remote Drive Cabinet (optional)
  • Full time battery operation (optional)
  • Electrical Disconnect (optional)
  • Mains Power Requirement:
  • North America - 120 VAC single phase on a dedicated 15 amp circuit.
  • International - 208-240 VAC on a dedicated 16 amp circuit