Press Release Summary:
Suited for sanitary or corrosive working environments, AHW Series adjusts working height with 4 ips lifting speed to accommodate work positioning and ergonomic requirements. Air/oil hydraulic lift system ensures workbench functions smoothly, regardless of uneven weight distribution. Model AHW2718 has 18 in. lift stroke from 27-45 in. high, while AHW9536 has 36 in. lift stroke from 9.5-45.5 in. Load capacity is 500 lb, and work surface measures 30 x 60 in.
Original Press Release:
Unidex Introduces New Stainless Steel Adjustable Height Workbench
Designed for use in sanitary or corrosive working environments
(JUNE 2005) - A new adjustable-height workbench from Unidex, Inc., Warsaw, New York is constructed of stainless steel for use in sanitary or corrosive work environments such as food and beverage, pharmaceutical, and chemical processing. According to Unidex, the new stainless steel AHW Series workbench provides instant adjustments of working heights at up to four-inches-per-second lifting speed to accommodate a variety of work positioning requirements and optimum ergonomic working heights for different workers. It features an air/oil hydraulic lift system that provides a full range of height increments within its lift stroke. Model AHW2718 has a lift stroke of 18" from 27" to 45" high. Model AHW9536 has a lift stroke of 36" from 9.5" to 45.5" high, the company states.
According to Unidex, the new stainless steel AWH workbench is designed to function smoothly regardless of uneven weight distribution, and has a load capacity of 500 pounds. A blocking valve provides firm support and serves as a safety back-up by protecting the operator from downward movement in case of air loss. A 30-inch by 60-inch work surface is standard.
Unidex states that the AHW adjustable-height workbench is the latest addition to its comprehensive line of ergonomic material handling equipment, and can be customized with a wide range of options including:
o Custom sizes and alternative materials of construction (e.g. aluminum ESD).
o Various heights, lift strokes, and load capacities.
o Foot pedal hydraulic and electric-hydraulic models.
o Casters to create a mobile workbench.
o Cabinets, shelves, drawers, hoods, power strips, lights, and air couplings.
o Trunion mounts for work rotation.
o Standard or custom work-holding fixtures.
For free literature and more information, contact Unidex, Inc., 2416 Main Street, Warsaw, NY 14569. Toll-Free: 1-800-724-1302. Phone: 585-786-3170. Fax: 585-786-3223. E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. URL: www.unidex-inc.com. Specific product information online at: unidex-inc.com/pg_pages/ben_ahw.htm.