Wheelchair Lifts for Marine
The Mobilift VX
is an affordable, multi-purpose wheelchair lift that
provides handicap access to boats in a variety of
locations and environments.
The Mobilift VX is designed to
be a commercial wheelchair lift for use in marine
settings. The units are constructed of lightweight,
corrosion resistant aluminum. The light weight feature
allows ease of mobility in the dock area. The
corrosion resistant properties of aluminum ensure that
the VX will be safe to use and will retain a good
looking appearance, without the problems associated
with rust. The Mobilift VX is currently being reliably
used in a variety of tour boats, historic boats and
ferry vessel applications. The Mobilift VX will be
compliant with proposed ADA regulations governing
wheelchair access for boats.
Handicapped Access for
Wharfs, Docks and Marinas
Unlike most vertical platform
lifts the Mobilift VX is manually
powered so it is easy to use, highly portable, and
requires no electricity. The absence of batteries,
hydraulic and electric components makes the lift
extremely reliable and virtually maintenance free.
Mobilifts can be customized to
accommodate unique situations. With its reasonable
purchase price, the Mobilift VX is an
economical way to make your location accessible
and Easy Handicapped Access
Easy to operate controls-no special training or
expertise is required.
Manual operation requires just 5 lbs. of crank force
to lift a 150 pound load and 11 lbs. of crank force to
lift 300 lbs.
Typical elevation time to maximum height of 60 is
Pictogram decals clearly depict the lifts operating
Portable - Easy to Move and
4 lbs. of pressure is all that is required to start
a Mobilift moving on a hard level surface as easy as
moving a shopping cart.
Self sufficient no power is required.
Mobilifts weigh approximately 268 pounds and can be
transported in the back of any size pickup truck.
Low acquisition cost.
Extremely low maintenance cost.
Unlike wheelchair ramps systems, permanent
installation or structural modifications are not
Mobilifts have a lifting capacity of 600 lbs. -
robust enough for most electric wheelchairs or
All lifts are factory load tested to 3000 lbs as
part of our extensive quality assurance program.
Proven safe - more than 1000 units in service over
the past 13 years.
Locking cable included to prevent unauthorized use.
Moveable to reduce exposure to vandalism(vandal
resistant shelter available as an option).
Bridge ramps of varying lengths are available to
reach over stairs and other obstacles.
Left hand side cranking is an option.
Right hand side loading is available for unique
Highly Adjustable Lifting
Different models lift to 60, 72, or 108 great
where tides are a concern and freeboards vary.
Lifting heights and bridging distances are not
predetermined by switches or controls.
Mobile- Service Multiple
The Mobilift for Boats provides access to numerous
berths or boats on a pier.
One person can easily push the lift along a pier and
raise 600 pounds.
Some situations allow the lift to be carried on the
Lifts can be custom designed to meet unique
Manufactured from aluminum and stainless steel, the
unit is ideal for high-corrosion, salt-water
Being manually powered means no electrics or motors
to worry about.
The Mobilift for Boats
is an affordable way to make boats accessible
to passengers with wheelchairs. The lifts are easy to
use, move and position, and can be custom built for
unique applications. Highly mobile, they can provide
access to numerous boats and berths on the same dock.
The Mobilift VX is
ideal for providing wheelchair access to:
Sight Seeing Boats
Charter Fishing Boats