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Elevator Basics

Elevators by Operating Principle

Rope Elevators (with machine room)

This type of elevator has a machine room installed on the roof of the building.
  • Overview/Basic structure
  • Traction machine
  • Control system
  • Earthquake countermeasures
  • Governor/Safety device
  • Rope
  • Guide rail/guide shoe
  • Buffer

Elevator Types and Basic Structure

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

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