Orion   LU/LA Elevator

  • Fully automatic elevator with precision hydraulic drive system for a smooth ride
  • Machine room and pit required; capacity 1400 lb
  • High-rise look and feel: automatic sliding doors and commercial-style cab designs
  • Minimizes construction costs: overhead and pit requirements are much lower than traditional commercial elevators
  • Cost-effective accessibility: meets limited use/limited application (LU/LA) elevator code
  • Ideal for low-rise buildings up to 3 stories such as schools, places of worship and professional buildings
  • Configure for same-side, straight-through or 90º entry and exit

The nuts and bolts

Features

High-rise style, built for low-rise applications: Affordable elevator for low-rise buildings with 1400 lb capacity and automatic door option.
Aesthetically appealing: Attractive call station, control panel and digital floor indicators.
High-efficiency hydraulic drive system: Smooth ride, start and stop.
Variable speed pressure valve: Gradual acceleration and deceleration of cab.
Automatic doors: Fire-rated two-speed steel cab doors in black or architectural white, with infrared closing sensors; automatic landing doors are finished with primer.
Other standard features: Fully automatic operation, automatic cab on/off interior lighting, digital display in-car operating panel, architectural white ceiling with 4 pot lights, steel interior in choice of architectural white or black.
Standard finishes: Standard architectural white steel, stainless steel car operating panel, handrail and silver color trimmed light fixtures.
Safety features: Emergency battery back-up for lowering and interior lighting, emergency stop and alarm buttons, emergency manual lowering, safety brakes, overspeed valve.
Warranty: 36 months parts. Please see complete details here.

Options

Optional configurations: Type 1, 2, 3, 4
Cab sizes:  
W48'' x L54'' x H84'' (1219 mm x 1371 mm x 2134 mm), Type 1, 2, 3, 4
W42'' x L60'' x H84'' (1067 mm x 1524 mm x 2134 mm), Type 1, 2, 3, 4
W42'' x L54'' x H84'' (1067 mm x 1371 mm x 2134 mm), Type 1, 2
W51'' x L51'' x H84'' (1295 mm x 1295 mm x 2134 mm), Type 3, 4
Optional cab finishes: Classic cab can be upgraded with fire-rated plastic laminate panel overlays in a variety of colors, or full stainless steel cab.
Orion17 cab package: Fire-rated laminate overlay panels in choice of color, framed in stainless steel; stainless steel cab doors and dropped ceiling. Available only in 48" x 54" (1219 mm x 1372 mm) or 42" x 60" (1067 mm x 1524 mm), Type 1 and 2 cab configurations.
Optional fixture finishes: Brass
Optional landing door finishes: Architectural white, black, custom color, or stainless steel. 
Package for 2010 Code and Above: Phone line detection, sheave guard and oil tank temperature sensor.
Other Options: Up to 6 stops (code permitting), hands-free phone, telephone cabinet with choice of finish, fire recall service, buffer springs. 

Specifications

Applications: Commercial (LU/LA), residential (where code permits), indoors.
Standard capacity: 1400 lb (635 kg)
Maximum travel: 25' (7620 mm), with up to 6 stops (subject to local code requirements); higher travel available where code permits.
Nominal speed: 30 ft/min (0.15 m/s)
Drive/Motor: 1:2 cable hydraulic drive, 5 hp submersed motor
Minimum pit: 14" (355 mm)
Minimum overhead clearance: 108" (2743 mm), or 110" (2794 mm) for Orion17 cab; for new build overhead is 134" (3404 mm) per code. 
Power Supply: 208 volt, three phase, 60 Hz, 30 amps or 240 volt, single phase, 40 amps, 60 Hz
Lighting Supply: 115 Volt, 15 Amps, 60 Hz

Documents

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    Custom Orion elevator with polished stainless steel and glass cab in a luxury residence

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    Customized Orion with polished stainless steel COP and glass cab in a luxury residence

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    Orion17 LULA cab design with gray overlay panels, stainless steel reveals and fixtures

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    COP detail on Orion17 cab with gray overlay panels, stainless steel reveals and fixtures

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    LULA elevator with stainless steel doors providing access to a rooftop patio

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    Stainless steel doors on a modern LULA elevator installation

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    Orion LULA elevator with classic cab in arch white with grey laminate panels

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    Orion17 cab with reclaimed wood overlay panels, stainless steel reveals and fixtures

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    COP detail on Orion17 cab with reclaimed wood overlay and stainless steel fixtures

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    Detail of an Orion17 cab with stainless steel COP and reclaimed wood panels

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    Cab ventilation detail on an Orion17 LULA elevator cab

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    Stainless steel doors on an Orion LULA elevator installed at a winery

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    Polished stainless steel doors on an Orion LULA elevator in a luxury designer showroom

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    Custom Orion LULA elevator with glass hoistway

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    Custom Orion LULA elevator with glass and stainless steel cab

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    Orion LULA elevator with custom glass hoistway

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    Orion LULA elevator providing access in a transit station

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    Orion LULA elevator with all stainless steel cab, fixtures and doors

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    Orion17 LULA elevator cab installation showing reclaimed wood overlay

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    Orion LULA elevator installation with glass hoistway and stainless steel doors