by WhyDITOT Innovations Inc.
AirLift™ Pneumatic Pool Lift
a simple, safe, inexpensive lift for pools, docks, dive boats, etc.
in use at present by a mobility impaired swimmer, could be configured for use with transfer chairs, etc.
no electrical connection, only an air hose to a small compressor or air tank
very robust, no moving parts (other than the platform)
descend by opening a valve to let air out of the float
ascend by closing the valve & pushing the air injection button
constructed from PVC (alternative construction using aluminum or stainless steel)
can be implemented using a flexible bladder for more vertical range in shallow pools
the AirLift™ design is available free for personal use
contact us to discuss commercial licensing
(royalties are assigned to the Innovations Center at Shake A Leg Miami)