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Industrial standard fixed vertical ladder available to suit floor-to-roof, or platform heights of between 2–6 m (special sizes available upon request), supplied with a fixed safety cage and guardrail designed for access onto mezzanine or flat roof areas where an access hatch is not being used. Manufactured to meet the requirements of BS 4211:2005, available in aluminium (BL-A models) or galvanized steel (BL-S models).

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- Aluminium fixed vertical ladder (BL-A models):

  • Stiles: Alloy Class 1, 73 x 25 mm.
  • Rung: Class 1 heavy duty square.
  • Stand-off brackets: 50 x 10 mm alloy rectangular bar.
  • Fixings: Stainless steel.
  • Finish: Mill.
  • Overall ladder width: 488 mm.

- Aluminium safety cage and guard rail:

  • Safety cage: Cages above 2200–3000 mm.
  • Strap: 50 x 10 mm flat bar, five straps as BS 4211:2005.
  • Fixings: Dome head bolts.
  • Finish: Mill.

- Galvanized carbon steel vertical ladder (BL-S models):

  • Stiles: 50 x 10 mm flat bar.
  • Rung: 20 mm round bar.
  • Fixings: Stainless steel.
  • Finish: Galvanized.
  • Overall ladder width: 488 mm.

- Galvanized steel safety cage and guard rail:

  • Safety cage: Cages above 2200–3000 mm.
  • Strap: 50 x 10 mm flat bar, five straps as BS 4211:2005.
  • Fixings: Dome head bolts.
  • Finish: Mill.

In order to meet the recommendations of BS 4211:2005+A1:2008 where a ladder breaks existing handrail a self-closing gate should be fitted.

NBS Specification

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This product is associated with the following NBS Create clause:
30-05-30/165 Permanently-fixed vertical ladder system

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Manufacturer

Name:

Bilco UK Ltd

Tel:

+44 (0)1284 701696

Product reference

Fixed Vertical Ladder With Safety Cage And Guard Rail

Type

[BL-A-WG1]
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Size: 2.0–2.8 m.
[BL-A-WG2]
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Size: Above 2.8–3.6 m.
[BL-A-WG3]
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Size: Above 3.6–4.4 m.
[BL-A-WG4]
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Size: Above 4.4–5.2 m.
[BL-A-WG5]
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Size: Above 5.2–6.0 m.
[BL-A-WGSS]
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Special size, insert requirements.
[BL-S-WG1]
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Size: 2.0–2.8 m.
[BL-S-WG2]
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Size: Above 2.8–3.6 m.
[BL-S-WG3]
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Size: Above 3.6–4.4 m.
[BL-S-WG4]
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Size: Above 4.4–5.2 m.
[BL-S-WG5]
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Size: Above 5.2–6.0 m.
[BL-S-WGSS]
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Special size, insert requirements.

Manufacturer details

Park Farm Business Centre,
Fornham St Genevieve,
Bury St Edmunds,
Suffolk, IP28 6TS
Tel +44 (0)1284 701696
Fax +44 (0)1284 702531
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