Telecab   Home Lift

  • Space-saving through-the-floor accessibility lift, built on the same drive system as the popular and robust Savaria V-1504 wheelchair lift 
  • Serves 2 stops with up to 23' of travel; capacity of 500 lb to accommodate a passenger with mobility device (for 845 lb capacity, see the Telecab17 home lift)
  • Non skid platform with gentle slope threshold for easy access of mobility device
  • 4 cab sizes to choose from; custom sizes also available
  • Operates by continuous pressure buttons; sensor to stop the unit if it detects an obstruction in either direction
  • Installation requires minimal construction; no hoistway required
  • Enclosed drive tower keeps mechanical components safe and out of sight
  • Full height flush door with grip handles, interior lighting inside 78" (1981mm) height cab

The nuts and bolts


Innovative design: All-in-one drive tower and enclosed cab means no hoistway is needed and unit travels through a floor cut-out.
No hoistway or pit required: Minimal construction makes the Telecab easier to install than a traditional home elevator – only a support wall and floor cutout are required.
Modern, neutral-toned design: The unit blends into your home décor.
Reliable, enclosed drive system: Dependable and safe operation in your home.
Other standard features: Continuous pressure buttons to operate the unit, telephone, two interior ceiling lights, two-stops, cab size - 30" x 46", 78" tall (76.2 cm x 116.8 cm, 198.1 cm tall).
Standard finish options: White powder-coated finish, acrylic window panels in choice of clear or bronze.
Safety features: Interior lighting, emergency stop and alarm buttons, battery lowering in case of power failure as well as manual emergency lowering, telephone, nonskid platform, sensors on the top and under-panel to stop the unit if it detects an obstruction, pressure relief valve to prevent platform overload, door interlock, and slack chain safety device.
Warranty: 36 months parts. Please see complete details here.


Optional configurations: Type 1, 2 and 5
Cab sizes:  
W30" x L46" X H78" (762 mm X 1168 mm x 1981 mm) Type 5 (standard)
W32" X L53" X H78" (813 mm X 1346 mm X 1981 mm) Type 5
W30" X L47" X H78"(762 mm X 1194 mm X 1981 mm) Type 1, 2 
W32" X L54" X H78" (813 mm X 1372 mm x 1981 mm) Type 1, 2
Optional cab finishes: Custom color powder coat
Other options: Battery power for up/down, two-door for left and right access, keyed call station, motorized door operation, hydraulic door closer, custom cab size, flush-mount or surface-mount call send station.


Applications:  Residential, indoors
Capacity: 500 lb (228 kg)
Maximum travel distance: 23' (7 m) with 2 stops
Nominal speed: 20 ft/min (0.10 m/s)
Minimum floor cutout: 36" x 60.5" (914 mm x 1537 mm)
Minimum overhead required: 96" (2438 mm) to have 6" minimum clearance by code,
92" (2337 mm) requires variance
Drive: 2:1 roller chain hydraulic
Motor/pump: 24 VDC, 3 hp (2.1 kW) gear type
Power supply required: 110 VAC, 20 A, 60 Hz, single phase


    Gallery of installations

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    Telecab home lift

    Telecab home lift travelling through the floor, shown from the upper level of the home

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    Telecab on the upper level of a home, shown with the door open

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    Telecab home lift

    Bronze acrylic inserts on a Telecab through-the-floor lift

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    Telecab home lift

    View of the ceiling of a Telecab home lift

    IMPORTANT: Safety notice for current owners of Savaria residential elevators