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1 Glossary

CabThe decorative enclosure on a passenger elevator platform in which people are...
Cab Walls - Applied Panel Applied panel cab - Cab walls constructed of steel wit...
Cab Walls - Flat Steel Wall Constructed of steel to create a flat cab interior. ...
Cab Walls - Laminated Plastic Laminated plastic cab – walls of wood core constru...
Ceiling type - Coved light ceilingCeiling is constructed of painted steel paneli...
Ceiling type - Disc light ceilingThese metal ceiling panels have circular cutout...
Ceiling type - Halogen Downlight ceilingMetal pan downlight ceiling with halogen...
Ceiling type - Incandescent Downlight ceilingMetal pan downlight ceiling with mu...
Emergency ExitThe removable opening in the car top panel of the cab. Removable ...
Freight EnclosureThe ruggedly built room on a freight elevator in which material...
Front ReturnThe side of cab at which the entrance is located if the car has a si...
Front Types - Column Type Swing ReturnOne side of the car station is secured to ...
Front Types - Conventional The car station's operating controls are built into b...
Front Types - Full-Width Wrap Around Swing ReturnOne side of the car station is ...
Front Types - Wrap Around Swing ReturnOne side of the car station is secured to ...
Glass-backAn elevator cab with one wall made entirely or partially of glass.
HandrailLocated on top of the escalator balustrade, moving at a speed synchroniz...
Handrail GuidesPolished metal guides on which the escalator handrail runs throug...
Handrail SpacersShort sections of plastic bracelet inserts of contrasting color ...
Interior PanelThe major panel portion of the balustrade located immediately abov...
Microlight ®ThyssenKrupp Elevator’s version of a door protection device in the f...
Panel ArrangementThe arrangement/layout of the applied panels inside an elevator...
Passenger ElevatorAn elevator used to carry people.
Protection PadsQuilted vinyl which can be hung by hooks or buttons on the cab wa...
ReturnThe area behind a wall or enclosure where a sliding door panel or gate sli...
Return PanelThe panel at the front of the passenger elevator car, adjacent to th...
RevealsThe area on a cab wall between applied panels, typically measures 2 inche...
Sight GuardA strip of sheet metal mounted vertically on the leading edge of side...
Single Speed DoorDoor type with one panel which slides to one side, behind the r...
SoffitTop horizontal piece that forms the entrance frame inside the elevator cab...
Strike JambColumn against which a horizontal sliding car door closes.
WainscotingWalls extending from the platform to the handrail or in some cases to...

3 The Hydraulic Elevator

Cab ModuleCab Module: The cab module may be either a passenger or freight type. ...

4 The Traction Elevator

Cab ModuleCab Module: The cab module may be either a passenger or freight type. ...
Door Protection ModuleDoor Protection Module: This module contains assemblies th...

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