Edge-O-Dock Levelers are permanently attaches to face of dock and is the easiest to operate
It is recommended for docks to be at least forty-eight (48) inches high. When the trailer departs, the lip drops automatically behind the face of the bumpers. Concrete recess is not required. It comes complete with 2" x 8" x 18" bumpers and installation instructions. Standard ramping is twenty-nine (29) inches, (29-13/16" with 30,000 lb. capacity), with a (36-5/8") inch long ramping length available for smaller grade. A steel dock edge, or approach ramp is required for proper installation.
The Mechanical Edge-O-Dock is operated by placing the actuation handle into the pocket of the inner lip and pulling down toward the floor. The operator then pushes the handle forward until the lip rests on the truck bed. As the trailer departs, the lip retracts behind the bumper face automatically.
The Manual Hydraulic Hand Pump system is used to lift the leveler and extend the lip. The operator actuates the lowering valve allowing the deck to descend down and rest upon the trailer. Unit comes complete with hand pump, wall-mount brackets, cylinder, 15 feet of hydraulic line and oil. Truck must pull out for leveler to return to stored position.
The Electric Hydraulic Edge-O-Dock is the easiest to operate. After the truck is backed against the dock, push and hold the control button. The leveler raises and the lip will extend. 115V, 1-phase power standard. Unit comes complete with motor, pump, control box, cylinder, lines, and oil. Truck must pull out for leveler to return to stored position.