Pit Levelers

All Pioneer Pit Levelers include:

  • Deck and lip constructed of 55,000 lb. Minimum Yield Steel Tread Plate.
  • Deck support beams engineered with a Solid Steel Structural "C" Channel welded to Full-width Header Plate.
  • Molded Bumpers to protect dock face and Leveler from truck damage.
  • Toe Guards to protect workers from injury during loading and unloading.

Mechanical Pit Leveler

Mechanical Pit Leveler20,000; 25,000; 30,000; 35,000; 40,000; and 45,000 lb. Dynamic Capacities

6', 6'- 6", and 7' Widths

6', 8', and 10' Lengths (Custom Sizes Available)

18” or 20” lip options available

Warranty: 3 yr on structural members and main springs, 1 yr on mechanical and misc parts (including materials, labor, and freight)

Durability

  • Direct Extension Spring Design has no moving parts - nothing to service!

Easy Installation

Simple Operation

  • Conveniently located Pull-chain provides easy activation of deck and lip. Direct extension Spring Counterbalance provides easy walk-down.
  • Operating Range of 12" above and 12" below dock allows Leveler to be recycled with truck in position.
  • Automatic Lip locks into position when extended and releases when unit is walked down to position on truck floor.

Safety

  • Positive Hold-down Device allows up and down float when in service.
  • Lip Keepers serve as night locks for security, and provide safe Cross-traffic Support when unit is stored. Deck tilts to a maximum of 4" from side to side to compensate for unlevel trucks.
  • Safety Legs automatically provide below dock support in event of premature truck departure.

Hydraulic Pit Leveler

Hydraulic Pit Leveler25,000; 30,000; 35,000; 40,000; and 45,000 lb. Dynamic Capacities

6', 6'- 6", and 7' Widths

Hydraulic: 1 HP., 1.3 G.P.M. Hydraulic Deck and Lip

6',8', and 10' Lengths (Custom Sizes Available)

Warranty: 5 yr on structural members and proximity sensors, 1 yr on motor pump and misc parts (including materials, labor, and freight)

Durability

  • Regenerative Main and Lip Cylinders provide dual-sided lubrication for all hydraulic seals. Extra Heavy Rear Angle with Strategically Placed Gussets provides maximum structural support and frame strength.

Easy Installation

  • Power is available in 1 PH. (115) or (230) volts; or 3 PH. (208), (230), or (460) volts. All 60HZ Units.

Simple Operation

  • All operations are push-button controlled from a single, pre-wired Wall Mounted Remote
  • Leveler can be recycled with the truck in position, or after the truck departs by depressing the start button.
  • Automatic Lip extends and locks as main cylinder raises the platform; descends upon truck departure.
  • Solid-state Proximity Sensor electronically recycles the leveler when the truck departs (HP Only).
  • Operating Range of 12" above and 12" below dock.

Safety

  • Hydraulic system includes an Inline Safety Stop to prevent free-fall in the event the unit suddenly becomes unsupported.
  • Power unit is totally enclosed, factory wired, and tested. All 60HZ units. Remote box meets N.E.M.A. 12 requirements.
  • HP Series Solid-state Proximity Sensors automatically return Leveler to safe cross-traffic position when truck departs.
  • Lip Keepers serve as night locks for security and provide Safe Cross-traffic Support when unit is stored. Deck tilts to a maximum of 4" from side to side, compensating for unlevel trucks.

Pneumatic Leveler

Pneumatic Leveler20,000; 25,000; 30,000; 35,000; 40,000; and 45,000 lb. Dynamic Capacities (larger capacities available

6', 6'- 6", and 7' Widths

6', 8', and 10' Lengths (Custom Sizes Available)

Warranty: 3 yr on structural members and main springs, 1 yr on mechanical and misc parts (including materials, labor, and freight)

Durability

  • Compact, industrial grade compressor provides years of trouble free service.
  • Extra Heavy Rear Angle with Strategically Placed Gussets provides maximum structural support and frame strength.
  • Continuous Hinge Design with Grease Fittings included as standard.

Easy Installation

  • Mount push button control panel in the desired location at the dock door.
  • Compressor can be mounted above opening, next to the door, or in a remote location. One hundred feet of air line is provided with each unit.

Simple Operation

  • Dual Operating system offers constant pressure Push Button for fast, easy activation of deck and lip.
  • In case of Power Outage, conveniently located pull chain allows for manual activation.
  • Direct extension Spring Counterbalance provides Easy Step-down. Automatic Lip locks into position when extended and releases when unit is easily stepped down to position on truck floor.

Safety

  • Maintenance Struts are standard feature on all ST Series Levelers.
  • Positive Hold-down Device allows up and down float when in service.
  • PIONEER's Counterbalance System operates on simple, Direct Extension Spring Design with no moving parts. Adjustment Nut is located at the front of the Leveler for safe, easy access.
  • Lip Keepers serve as night locks for security, and provide safe Cross-traffic Support when unit is stored. Deck tilts to a maximum of 4" from side to side to compensate for unlevel trucks.
  • Safety Legs automatically provide below dock support in event of premature truck departure.

All PIONEER Levelers meet or exceed the performance requirements of CS202-56, O.S.H.A., and A.N.S.I. MH14.1-1984

Please contact us to discuss your dock equipment requirements.