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An external lifting device to transport scooters and some power wheelchairs on the back of a car. The Out-Sider Micro is designed for small 3 wheel scooters whilst the Meridian has platforms to suit scooters and power wheelchairs. A swingaway platform is optional. The user is required to manually fold/unfold the spring assisted platform. The device automatically lifts and lowers the scooter from ground level via power from either the vehicle`s battery or an optional power pack.

General Details

Caution

Queensland transport requires that modifications comply with the Australian Design Rules and the QT Code of Practice and that devices are installed to manufacturers instructions. Modifications must be performed by an authorised modifier. Major modifications must be approved by the Queensland transport vehicle safety and operations section or the approved person scheme. Once approved, a certificate of modification will be provided and issued with a modification plate. For further information regarding installation and approval requirements contact your local Queensland Transport customer service centre.

Extra product information

MATERIALS: Micro - steel platform with metallic black power coated finish.
Meridian - Aluminium platform with powder coated finish.

CONTROLS: Operated by a key to turn on and off and a control lever with rocker switch to raise or lower.

POWER: Standard: the device is powered by the vehicle battery.
Option: A separate power pack can be purchased to power the device.

FEATURES: Meridan features a drive on/drive off platform which can be approached from either side. The platform is perforated to reduce wind resistance when travelling with the platform folded.
The Meridan has an optional swing away design

OPERATION: Meridian - fully automatic fold/unfold and raise lower.
Micro - Gas spring assisted manual fold and unfold of platform. Automatic raise and lower.

PEOPLE USEFUL FOR: Meridian - Most 3 and 2 wheel scooters and some power wheelchairs.
Micro - 3 wheeled scooters.

SAFETY: Features an automatic emergency safety latch to prevent the platform from lowering.

Options

Micro Model - one platform size only. The scooter is secured by EZ Tie down strap.
Meridian model - Adjustable 3 piece platform (for scooters or power chairs) featuring 5 mounting positions OR One piece platform (for scooters only).
Scooters are secured by a scooter hold tite foot.
For power chairs there is an options 3 point, colour coded self tensioning webbing style restraint with easy release tabs.
A swing away platform is also available as an option

Method of Use

1. Turn unit on with key
2. For meridian model use hand held control to unfold the platform. For Micro model manually unfold the platform.
3. Use hand held control to lower platform to ground.
4. Position scooter or power wheelchair on platform and secure.
5. Use hand held control to raise the platform.

Licensing and Insurance Requirements

You are legally required to advise your State licensing authority of any medical condition or disability that may impact on your driving. If not, you risk fines or legal action and your car insurance can be affected. You may need to provide medical reports or undergo driving tests. Modifications to your vehicle must be in line with the Australian safety and design rules. Fitting of wheelchair occupant restraints, child restraints and vehicle hoist ramps must meet relevant Australian Standards. Modifications should be done by suitably qualified vehicle modifiers. You will also need to inform your car insurer of any vehicle modifications. Your policy may become void if you do not do so. Contact the vehicle licensing / registration authority in your State for more information.

Manufacturer/Country

United States of America

Maintenance

Refer to the supplier and manufacturer manual for maintenance instructions and safety warnings.

Models / Specifications

Model ASL-225 Micro: ASL-225 Micro

  • Load Capacity (supplier stated) 65.9 kg
  • Width of Platform 610 mm
  • Length of Platform 830 mm
  • Weight 31 kg
  • Height of Lift 228 mm

Model ASL-250 Meridian - 3 piece: ASL-250 Meridian - 3 piece

  • Load Capacity (supplier stated) 159 kg
  • Width of Platform 850 mm
  • Length of Platform 1000 mm
  • Weight 40 kg
  • Height of Lift 228 mm

Model ASL-250 Meridian - 1 piece: ASL-250 Meridian - 1 piece

  • Height of Lift 228 mm
  • Length of Platform 1010 mm
  • Weight 40 kg
  • Load Capacity (supplier stated) 159 kg
  • Width of Platform 909 mm

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Alternate Mobility (Slacks Creek)

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Amind Pty Ltd (Casino, Craigieburn, Moonah, Noosaville, Rocklea)

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