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Elevator Basics

Elevators by Operating Principle

Machine-Room-Less Elevators

These are the type of elevators that do not require a machine room because their traction machines and controllers have been made compact and are installed in the hoistway.
  • Overview/Basic structure
  • Drive Unit
  • Top installation of primary equipment
  • Roller guides
  • Control System

Elevator Types and Basic Structure

  • Rope Elevator (with machine room)
  • Machine-Room-less Elevators
  • Hydraulic Elevators

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