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Deflection Requirement of an Elevator Hoist Beam in Canada

Deflection Requirement of an Elevator Hoist Beam in Canada

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Hi, for an elevator hoist beam that is only used when the elevator is serviced, is there any deflection requirement for it in Canada?

RE: Deflection Requirement of an Elevator Hoist Beam in Canada

Don't know about Canada in particular, but why are you concerned? Any reasonable number will do.

RE: Deflection Requirement of an Elevator Hoist Beam in Canada

Ask the elevator manufacturer if there any tolerances they require.  Other than that, be inventive and perform an EWAG.

Mike McCann
MMC Engineering
http://mmcengineering.tripod.com
 

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