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Industrial standard retractable ladder designed for easy installation and fitted with heavy duty counter balancing springs to provide safe and controlled operation.

Manufactured to BS EN 14975 (DN 4570) standards.

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Type:

  • Material: Manufactured from die-cast aluminium alloy and the backboards are fabricated from 18 mm block wood.
  • Load bearing: 200 kg per tread - overall unit 500 kg/m².
  • Tread size: 350 x 140 mm. Alternate tread sizes are available, contact Bilco for details. Note: 250 mm wide treads do not comply with BS EN 14975 (DN 4570) standards.
  • Tread rise: Subject to the floor to ceiling height. Typical tread rise 277–280 mm.
  • Lift assistance: Two heavy duty springs are incorporated into pivot brackets to counter-balance the ladder weight.

Telescopic handrail:

Note: Handrail requires a minimum ceiling opening length of 1000 mm. Additional steps are also available to installation above the ceiling opening.

NBS Specification

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This product is associated with the following NBS Create clause:
45-30-75/400 Aluminium loft ladders

NBS Specification

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Product specification

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Manufacturer

Name:

Bilco UK Ltd

Tel:

+44 (0)1284 701696

Product reference

Retractable ladder

Type

[BL-Z-1]
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Size: Up to 2500 mm, number of treads: 9, minimum hatch length: 620 mm.
[BL-Z-2]
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Size: 2500–2790 mm, number of treads: 10, minimum hatch length: 620 mm.
[BL-Z-3]
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Size: 2791–3090 mm, number of treads: 11, minimum hatch length: 620 mm.
[BL-Z-4]
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Size: 3091–3390 mm, number of treads: 12, minimum hatch length: 620 mm.

Telescopic handrail

[Not required]
[Required]

Manufacturer details

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