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The Merits Pilot Aviator – E603 Straight Stair Lift

An affordable straight stair lift with multiple options for seat colors.  With a 350# weight capacity, the Pilot offers a rack and pinion gear system which is stronger than other economy line straight stair lift, and a comfortable retractable seat-belt.   Additionally the Pilot has a unique height adjust-ability for comfort and transfer safety, and a unique quiet smooth start stop technology.  The Merits Pilot straight stair lift provides also uniquely swivels at both the top of the stairs as well as at the bottom of the stairs allowing for east & safe transfers at both locations.

  • Weight Capacity = 350 lbs
  • Inside arm rest width = adjustable between 16″ to 20″
  • Seat to footplate height = adjustable from 17″ to 20″
  • Diagnostic Display = Informs user of lift status, and allows for quick & easy servicing
  • Remote Controls = Comes standard with 2 remote “call/send” controls
  • Safety Sensors = includes 5 Standard Safety Stop Sensors
  • Safety Devices = Over-travel Prevention, Motor Brake, Key Switch, Retractable Seat Belt, Armrest and Swivel Seat Safety Switches
  • Warranty = 5-Year Motor, 2-Year on Other Components
  • Motor = 1/2HP, 24VDC
  • Speed = up to 25 feet per minute
  • Incline limits = up to 55°
  • Drive type = Rack & pinion
  • Brake = Electro-mechanical brake & Over-speed Governor
  • Compliance Standards = ASME A18.1/A17.5 & EN81-40
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An affordable and versatile straight stair lift

The Merits  Pilot E603 straight stair lift offers a versatile and affordable stair lift option with some unique features.

The Pilot stair lift boasts a high 350# weight capacity as a high weight rated and durable economical stair lift.  Seat, armrests and foot plate fold up as shown in the pictures, with an easy to use rocker switch.

The Pilot features a key lock, on board diagnostics, and has a seat that swivels at both the top and bottom landings for easy transfers at both stairway levels.

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Optional Accessory: Unique Straight Stair Lift Automatic Folding Rail

Automatic Folding Rail

Merit’s has come out with an automatic folding rail option which allows the economical and heavy duty Pilot stair lift to automatically fold the rail up out of the lower pathway as the stair chair rides up the track.  This new Merit option of the automatic folding rail, very similar to the folding rail featured in the Harmar stair lift systems, provides one of the most affordable ways to have a straight stair lift with the folding rail option.

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Superior adjust-ability and color options

The Pilot Aviator Straight Stair Lift offers adjust-ability and options.

  • Three seat colors to choose from: Beige, Red, or Brown upholstery
  • Easy to make seat/footplate height adjustments and armrest width adjustments
  • Key Lock to allow for turning the chair on/off
  • Retractable seat belt for safety
  • Comfortable padded design
  • Available to view at our Milwaukee Accessibility Showroom

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