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Safe and convenient access to attics or ceiling space with a Gorter Hatches scissor stair attic ladder

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The entire range of Gorter Hatches scissor stair attic ladders are now available throughout Australia. The Gorter range of scissor stairs is convenient, durable and cost effective access system for access to both industrial and domestic attics and ceiling spaces. Catering for most ceiling heights, Gorter attic ladders/scissor stairs are made from durable aluminium, and are housed in a high strength wooden casing with a hinged ceiling panel which can be finished to match the existing ceiling.

Features of the scissor stair attic attic ladders include:

  • Hook and eye
  • Stair guide control system
  • Telescopic Handrail (can be mounted left or right)
  • High strength adjustable anti-skid aluminium steps
  • Counter balanced (less than 3kg-force required for operation)
  • Safety Approval Report (EN-ISO 14122-3) available
  • Padlock hasp to lock attic ladder into place
  • Gorter scissor attic ladders are load tested up to 450kg and thus suitable for practically any domestic or industrial application
Gorter scissor stair attic ladders are suitable for suspended ceilings and can be supplied with a patented plenum system which spans the gap between the ceiling and roof whilst maintaining the gradient of the original attic ladder. Operation of the attic ladder requires less than 3kg of force and the adjustable anti skid steps and telescopic handrails ensure it is a safe and convenient access solution. All Gorter scissor stair attic ladders are safety approved by Aboma Keboma (licensed assessor) in accordance with International standards EN 1050, EN-ISO 14122-3.

Optional features of the scissor stair attic ladders include the following:

  • Electrical operation
  • Fire rating (60 minutes fire rated - type EI-60 – opening size: 700mm x 1200mm)
  • Plenum extension for suspended ceilings without changing gradient of steps (Max ceiling to roof height: 1200mm)
  • Extension for floor to ceiling heights greater than 3000mm (not available for type:small)
  • Dual handrails (Standard on type:XL)
The scissor stair attic ladder is counterbalanced and its light-weight construction makes operation effortless.

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