Solid Platform Passenger Lifts

A space-efficient lift for a new class of vehicles. Vapor Ricon Solid platform passenger lifts elevate the industry standard for excellence

Compact and simple to operate, the S-Series solid platform features the security of the industry-leading Ricon Safety Zone.

Performance, reliability and value

Ricon S-Series wheelchair lifts formed the catalyst, setting the industry standard for performance, value and ease of use. These innovative design features include:

  • Unparalleled interior access
  • Non-intrusive space-saving footprint
  • Easy operation and maintenance
  • Full after sales service package
  • Providers to Motability and Local Authority Schemes

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Standard Features

  • Industry-leading Ricon Safety Zone: Combines front and rear rollstops and handrails, secures passengers during lift operation
  • Simple and reliable operation provides convenient vehicle access for wheelchairs and scooters
  • Powerful hydraulic pump assures smooth, stable operation
    • Pre-lubricated bearings at all major pivot points for long-term durability
    • All steel construction with high gloss, polyester powder coat finish resists corrosion
    • Individual Vehicle Approval (IVA) compliant lifts available
    • Standard lifts rated at 350kg
  • Bariatric lifts available at 500kg
  • ADA regulation compliant
  • Available with built in alarms and ski wheels
  • 5-year Limited Warranty
  • Standard 12V power supply

Optional Features

Top-mounted magnetic hand control pendant

With multiple stow points and convenient coiled cord. Can be attached directly to the frame when lift is stowed or operating

Certificate of initial fitment (COIF) emergency release

Optional COIF release mechanism complies with schedule 6 of the 1986 construction and use regulations allowing full lift deployment for rapid vehicle evacuation in the event of an emergency

Slide-off pump cover with “secur-stor” backup tool storage

Easy access with no bolts to remove, simply push the top-mounted cover release and pull up for total access to the manual backup tool, pump and electrical components


Manual backup system

Hand pump mechanism provides manual lift operation in case of power loss

Plug and play interface

For door openers, remote control. CYCLE COUNTER – provides for more accurate information for service and maintenance teams

Occupant control switch

Optional control switch allows occupant to lower or raise the lift platform

Automatic inboard rollstop

Features quiet patented Sto-LocTM self-adjusting mechanism with built in fail safe features

Outer rollstop switch

Limits platform travel if not locked into position

Tighter mesh non skid platform

For greater rigidity and improved performance

Antimicrobial coating

To handrails can be provided as an optional extra

Range of lift weights

Between 154-168Kg

24V power supply

Optional lights

Technical Specification

DescriptionPassenger/Wheelchair LiftPassenger/Wheelchair LiftPassenger/Wheelchair LiftPassenger/Wheelchair LiftPassenger/Wheelchair LiftPassenger/Wheelchair
Useable Platform Size W x L (mm)749 x 1105749 x 1105813 x 1283813 x 1283864 v 13721003 x 1499
IVA CompliantNoNoYesYesYesYes
Inc Emergency Release LeverNoNoNoNoNoNo
Power Pack Location (viewed from outside the vehicle)LeftLeftLeftLeftLeft
HandrailsStraightStraightStraightStraightCandy CaneCandy Cane
Occupant Handrail Control SwitchYesYesYesNoNoNo
Restraint Belt FittedNoNoYesNoYesYes
Safe Working Load (Kg)350350350350350500
Manual Back-Up HandpumpYesYesYesYesYesYes
Handpump Lever (Inside or Outside Power Pack)OutsideInsideOutsideInsideOutsideOutside
Stowed Height in Vehicle (mm)11941194139713971600
Lift Travel - Ground to Vehicle Floor (mm)7877871067106710671067
Inbuilt AlarmsNoYesNoYesNoNo
Roll Stop Skids or Ski WheelsSkidsSki WheelsSkidsSki WheelsSkidsSki Wheels
Ideal ApplicationPersonal UserPersonal UserMinibus (less than 8 seats), PTS and AmbulanceMinibus (more than 8 seats), PTS and AmbulancePersonal UserMinibus (more than 8 seats), PTS and Ambulance
Other FeaturesInboard Mounted LiftInboard Mounted LiftInboard Mounted LiftInboard Mounted LiftInboard Mounted LiftInboard Mounted Lift
Pendant hand control c/w coiled leadPendant hand control c/w coiled leadPendant hand control c/w coiled leadPendant hand control c/w coiled leadPendant hand control c/w coiled leadPendant hand control c/w coiled lead
Handrail Extensions suppliedCat Flap for internal rear door access