The EHP series Hydraulic Pit Leveler offers both strength and ease of use. With its single rotary switch control, activation and cycling of the leveler may be achieved when the truck departs or while the truck is still docked. The hydraulic deck and lip offer smooth, efficient operation of the leveler. Deck and lip are constructed of 55,000 lb, minimum yield steel tread plate. Lip keepers serve as night locks for security and provide safe cross traffic support when unit is stored. Dock Bumpers and grease fittings on lip hinge are standard with each unit.
Deck and lip are constructed of 55,000 lb. Minimum Yield Tread Plate.
Deck support beams are solid steel structural "C" channel, fully welded to full-width header plate.
Regenerative main and Lip Cylinders provide dual-sided lubrication for all hydraulic seals. Main cylinder is 3" with a 2" ram.
Extra heavy rear angle with strategically placed gussets provides maximum structural support and frame strength.
Continuous hinge design with grease fittings included as standard.
Molded Bumpers protect dock face and leveler from truck damage (speak with a sales rep about substituting laminated bumpers).
Power is available in 1 PH, (115) or (230) volts; or 3 PH (208), (230), or (460) Volts. all 60HZ units.
Custom rear angle is two inches wider than the leveler. providing extra area to weld at both ends.
front and rear forklift slots provide easy access for maneuvering and installation.
Side ports allow unit to be suspended and lowered into pit from dock floor.
Hydraulic system includes inline safety stop to prevent free-fall in the event the unit suddenly becomes unsupported.
Power unit is totally enclosed, factory welded, and tested per specifications. All 60HZ units. Remote box meets N.E.M.A. 4X requirements.
Lip keepers serve as night locks for security, and provide safe cross traffic support when the unit is stored. Deck tilts to a maximum of 4" rom side to side, compensating for unlevel trucks.
Full range toe guards protect workers from injury during loading and unloading.
“EHP” Series Hydraulic Pit Leveler
1. Design is based on products manufactured by; PIONEER Dock Equipment 2. Type: Loading dock leveler shall be fully hydraulic, push button operated with no moving parts.
B. Product Characteristics: Dock Levelers
1. Product: Fully Hydraulic dock leveler – Model EHP_____________ 2. Size: ____” wide x ____’ long, ____” deep to fit ____” deep pit. 3. Capacity: _____________ lbs. Dynamic (Capacities available - 25, 30, 35, 40, & 45,000 lb.)
4.1 The platform shall be ¼” thick, 55,000 lb. minimum yield steel tread plate. Platform support shall be entire length and fully welded at front of leveler to full width header plate. 4.2 Lip shall be ½” thick (5/8” thick on 35K and above), 55,000 lb. minimum yield steel tread plate with a projection beyond the platform edge of 16” and 12” beyond the bumpers. Lip hinge pin shall be 1” cold rolled CF1045 steel shaft. Hinge tubes are 1 1/8” I.D. seamless with grease fittings. 4.3 Toe guards shall be working range type as standard. Full range toe guards are available as an option.
5.1 Fully automatic deck and lip actuation. Single push button remote controls all stages of operation. When button is depressed leveler will raise and lip will extend. When button is released, unit will descend onto the truck bed. 5.2 When loading/unloading is complete dock attendant will return leveler to it’s stored position by push button controls. No limit switches to be accepted.
6.1 Unit shall have a working range of 12” above and 12” below dock level. 6.2 A velocity fuse, or in line safety stop, is standard and shall provide positive stop in case of premature truck departure. 6.3 Ramp to be recyclable with truck in position at dock. 6.4 Cross traffic support and night lock security to be provided by lip stored in lip keepers. 6.5 Levelers and warranty shall meet or exceed the performance requirements of CS202-56., O.S.H.A. and ANSI MH-14.1. 1 – 1984.
7. Weather seal: Brush type (meets FDA requirements) weather seals optional.
8. Bumpers: Two per dock leveler.
Pit Leveler Pan Form
Avoid costly mistakes and get the right dimensions everytime with a Pan form kit. Designed for ease of use, the Pit Pan form is simple to assemble and place prior to pouring your dock pit. All steel construction make this item ideal for any new dock installation. Click the links below to learn more about installation and dimensions.
7' x 10' - 45,000 lb. capacity hydraulic pit leveler
For applications where trucks are coming in lower than the Pit Leveler operating range, we suggest using wheel risers. Getting yours trailer bed up to a safe working height, at or above dock level, is essential to the proper freight handling. Wheel risers are also a great product for loading docks receiving a variety of trucks heights.