Schindler 5500 MRL Elevator

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Individual Hoistway Dimensions box-sizeHoistway Dimensions are determined by these four factors: A. Hoistway Width B. Hoistway Depth C. Pit Depth D. Overhead

Individual Hoistway DimensionsX

box-sizeHoistway Dimensions are determined by these four factors: A. Hoistway Width B. Hoistway Depth C. Pit Depth D. Overhead

Hoistway Width

Must select service type, capacity and counterweight to view

Hoistway Depth

Must select service type, capacity, counterweight, rear openings and door type to view

Pit Depth

Must select service type and speed to view

Overhead

Must select service type, machine room location, cab height and speed to view
Flexible cab and hoistway sizes are available. Please contact your Schindler sales representative for design assistance.

Plan View

Plan ViewX

Must select door type, door hand, and rear openings to view preview

Plan View

Plan ViewX

Must select door type, door hand, and rear openings to view preview

Section View

Section ViewX

Must select door type and rear openings to view preview

Section View

Section ViewX

Must select door type and rear openings to view preview

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Cab Designer

Basic Design Development

Quantity of Units The number of units in the elevator bank.

Quantity of UnitsX

The number of units in the elevator bank.

Service Type General Purpose: doors are always on the long side of the hoistway and ADA compliant to carry passengers. Hospital/Service: doors are on the short side of the hoistway to accommodate hospital stretcher/beds.

Service TypeX

General Purpose: doors are always on the long side of the hoistway and ADA compliant to carry passengers. Hospital/Service: doors are on the short side of the hoistway to accommodate hospital stretcher/beds.

Capacity The amount of weight an elevator can safely carry.

CapacityX

The amount of weight an elevator can safely carry.

Speed The top speed the elevator can achieve in feet per minute.

SpeedX

The top speed the elevator can achieve in feet per minute.

Door Type The number of door panels and the way they open.

Door TypeX

The number of door panels and the way they open.

Cab Height The dimension from the finished floor to the canopy of the cab.

Cab HeightX

The dimension from the finished floor to the canopy of the cab.

Door Hand The direction that the door opens when looking out from inside the elevator.

Door HandX

The direction that the door opens when looking out from inside the elevator.

Rear Openings A second opening for the elevator cab.

Rear OpeningsX

A second opening for the elevator cab.

Machine Room Where the machine room in your building needs to be located.

Machine RoomX

Where the machine room in your building needs to be located.

Counterweight Side counterweight is more cost efficient, faster, and requires less building interface and structural requirements. Please contact your local Schindler Representative if occupied space below the hoistway. A safety gear on the cwt will be required and the hoistway will require additional space.

CounterweightX

Side counterweight is more cost efficient, faster, and requires less building interface and structural requirements. Please contact your local Schindler Representative if occupied space below the hoistway. A safety gear on the cwt will be required and the hoistway will require additional space.

Working Drawings

Quantity of Landings On how many floors will the elevator stop.

Quantity of LandingsX

On how many floors will the elevator stop.

Quantity of Front Openings The necessary number of front openings for your elevator.

Quantity of Front OpeningsX

The necessary number of front openings for your elevator.

Quantity of Rear Openings The necessary number of rear openings required for your building.

Quantity of Rear OpeningsX

The necessary number of rear openings required for your building.

Hoistway Entrance Dimensions The width and height of the entrance that are available for the service type and capacity selected. Entrance height must be at least one foot less than the cab height.

Hoistway Entrance DimensionsX

The width and height of the entrance that are available for the service type and capacity selected. Entrance height must be at least one foot less than the cab height.

Travel Limits The distance that the elevator travels from the bottom landing to the top most landing served. (Minimum Travel Limits is 8' 9", Maximum Travel Limits is 350' 0")

Travel LimitsX

The distance that the elevator travels from the bottom landing to the top most landing served.

Power Supply The voltage that will be available to power the elevator.

Power SupplyX

The voltage that will be available to power the elevator.

Cab Inside Dimensions Clear cab inside width, depth, and height dimensions.

Cab Inside DimensionsX

Clear cab inside width, depth, and height dimensions.

Cab Details

Cab Side Walls

Cab Side WallsX

Cab Rear Walls

Cab Rear WallsX

Cab Lighting Lights within the cab ceiling.

Cab LightingX

Lights within the cab ceiling.

Cab Ceiling Decorative and visible part of the top of the elevator.

Cab CeilingX

Decorative and visible part of the top of the elevator.

Cab Front and Doors The doors that move with the cab.

Cab Front and DoorsX

The doors that move with the cab.

Cab Handrail Mounting Mounting indicates the location and quantity of handrails in the cab.

Cab Handrail MountingX

Mounting indicates the location and quantity of handrails in the cab.

Cab Handrail Type and Finish Defines the shape and the architectural finish of the handrails inside the cab.

Cab Handrail Type and FinishX

Defines the shape and the architectural finish of the handrails inside the cab.

Cab Threshold The threshold or sill is part of the platform underneath the elevator cab.

Cab ThresholdX

The threshold or sill is part of the platform underneath the elevator cab.

Auxiliary Cab Panel Secondary car operating panel in the cab.

Auxiliary Cab PanelX

Secondary car operating panel in the cab.

Cab Station Type

Cab Station TypeX

Frames, Fixtures and Finishes

Construction

This is the construction of the elevator entrance frames. They are bolted frames.

ConstructionX

This is the construction of the elevator entrance frames. They are bolted frames.

Frame and Door Finish - Main Floors Hoistway entrance frame and door at all main floors.

Frame and Door Finish - Main FloorsX

Hoistway entrance frame and door at all main floors.

Frame and Door Finish - Typical Floors Hoistway entrance frame and door at typical floors.

Frame and Door Finish - Typical FloorsX

Hoistway entrance frame and door at typical floors.

Hall Fixtures Finishes These are the hall fixture cover plates located in the hallway.

Hall Fixtures FinishesX

These are the hall fixture cover plates located in the hallway.

Maintenance Options

Regular Maintenance Standard service that is performed during regular business hours.

Regular MaintenanceX

Standard service that is performed during regular business hours.

Callback Service Emergency shutdown service that is performed 24/7.

Callback ServiceX

Emergency shutdown service that is performed 24/7.

Maintenance Period The duration in months of the initial after construction service period.

Maintenance PeriodX

The duration in months of the initial after construction service period.

Additional Options

Landing Indicator (Hall Lantern/Position Indicator) The landing indicator shows direction of travel or car position and direction of travel.

Landing Indicator (Hall Lantern/Position Indicator)X

The landing indicator shows direction of travel or car position and direction of travel.

Certificate Frame Frame used to hold the inspection certificate

Certificate FrameX

Frame used to hold the inspection certificate

Status Panel Fixture that indicates status and location of elevators for one or more cabs.

Status PanelX

Fixture that indicates status and location of elevators for one or more cabs.

Card Reader Provisions Restricted access security feature that uses a card reader (in Cab Operating Panel or Hallway).

Card Reader ProvisionsX

Restricted access security feature that uses a card reader (in Cab Operating Panel or Hallway).

Keyed Switches - Hall Restricted access feature that uses a key to grant access to locked out floors by use of a key in the hall push button fixture.

Keyed Switches - HallX

Restricted access feature that uses a key to grant access to locked out floors by use of a key in the hall push button fixture.

Keyed Switches - Hall - Floors Locked Out Please input a list of floor numbers that you would like keyed switches in the hall push button fixture to appear.

Keyed Switches - Hall - Floors Locked OutX

Please input a list of floor numbers that you would like keyed switches in the hall push button fixture to appear.

Keyed Switches - Cab Restricted access feature that uses a key to grant access to locked out floors by use of a key in the Cab Operating Panel.

Keyed Switches - CabX

Restricted access feature that uses a key to grant access to locked out floors by use of a key in the Cab Operating Panel.

Keyed Switches - Cab - Floors Locked Out Please input a list of floor numbers that you would like keyed switches in the cab operating panel to appear.

Keyed Switches - Cab - Floors Locked OutX

Please input a list of floor numbers that you would like keyed switches in the cab operating panel to appear.

Emergency Options

Emergency Power

Emergency PowerX

Rescue Feature Battery lowering device that brings elevator down to lowest level served during a power outage and releases any passengers.

Rescue FeatureX

Battery lowering device that brings elevator down to lowest level served during a power outage and releases any passengers.

Shunt Trip Protection

Heat detectors in the hoistway signal that sprinkler discharge is imminent. The elevator’s main power shunt breaker will trip and stop the elevator car wherever it is, even between floors, so that it will not malfunction when the sprinkler discharges.

Shunt Trip ProtectionX

Heat detectors in the hoistway signal that sprinkler discharge is imminent. The elevator’s main power shunt breaker will trip and stop the elevator car wherever it is, even between floors, so that it will not malfunction when the sprinkler discharges.