Installation Manual – 2014 Edition
Author: ELEVATOR WORLD
Format: SOFT (Softcover) | DIGITAL
This 400+ page manual has been completely revised and updated to reflect the step-by-step process of installing elevators and escalators. The book is brimming with photos of actual field installation procedures, safety techniques, and a multitude of wiring diagrams and layout drawings. This is your guide to the installation process for a traction elevator from the pit through the hoistway and into the machine room. Hydraulic elevators, escalators and a new MRL section are also included.
Below are some topics that are covered in this book. Each topic is further explored within-depth "how-to" instructions, illustrations, drawings and techniques.
- Handling Materials, Rigging and Hoisting
- Drawings and Miscellaneous Papers
- Guide Rails
- Machine Room and Overhead Work
- Pit Structures
- Car and Counterweight Assemblies
- Cables and Ropes
- Construction Wiring
- Doors and Operators
- Accessory Parts and Scheduling Systems
- Hydraulic Elevators
Elevator World, Inc. is the largest publisher in the world devoted to the elevator industry: publishing a monthly journal; compiling the Elevator World SOURCE, the most inclusive directory in the industry; publishing numerous books used for industry education; maintaining ELENET, a biweekly email newsletter; and developing the Elevator World online network, a group of specialized websites with more than 70,000 users a month. Elevator World is the publisher and distributor of the print-based materials for the four-year Certified Elevator Technician (CET) Education Program. The company is 66 years old and has played a key role in the transfer of knowledge in the vertical-transportation industry.