Passenger elevator as the name suggests is meant only to carry people between floors. These elevators is normally very heavy in the range of 500-3000 kilos. These are of 2 types – electric and hydraulic which can move up to eight floors. These are capable of reaching speeds of about 200-500ft/min. In building which are higher than ten floors gearless elevators are used which can also travel at similar speeds and those which are installed for more than ten floors can travel at speeds unto 2000 ft/min. These passenger elevators are used in small buildings like in a home or also in huge buildings. These residential elevators are slow and their carrying capacity is less but the passenger elevators installed in huge buildings have higher carrying capacity and are fast between floors.
Picking a Right Passenger Elevator .
Speed: Speed Matters not just the Lift Speed But also the Speed or The Doors also Matters
Quality: Quality of the Material Elevator are Built on
Security and Backup features: Movement of the Elevators while Power Cut.
Indicators and Load capacity of the Elevators
Maintenance Cost and Service Availability When required
The insides of these elevators are well furnished and are built on the state-of-the-art technology. These elevator are very helpful for those who are physically challenged and for those along in years and have enough space to carry a wheelchair too in case one is bound to move in one. The safety features are- the interlocking door system, manual door hold, telephone, security camera, Air conditioner and many more… These elevator have lower waiting time and downtime. Minimum brake down calls are some of the assurances if these elevators . Passenger elevators need far less maintenance when compared to those of other elevators .
When well monitored these elevators can run efficiently for a long time. Passenger elevator are eco-friendly and the consumption of electricity is very less. Some of the other security features in these these elevators are fireman switch, emergency stop button, pit switch, interlock button, over speed button, motor over load protection etc.. Some of the normal features are Digital cab position indicator, full down collective control, auto/manual operation, door open buzzer, emergency alarm bell, cab ventilation and many more. Elevator Manufacturer manufacture and supply passenger elevator with all the security features thoroughly installed.