Aquatic Access, Inc. Swimming Pool Lifts

AVM has different models of swimming pool lifts available. Whether you have an above-ground pool, an in-ground pool, or a hot tub, Aquatic Access makes a sturdy, reliable swimming pool lift to meet your needs. As a fully authorized dealer and installer of Aquatic Access swimming pool lifts in the Northeast United States, AVM would welcome the opportunity to go over the different options and help select the right swimming pool lift for your home or business.

Aquatic Access Above-Ground Pool Lifts

AG-48 Above-Ground Pool Lift

The Pool Lift Model AG-48 is an enabling addition to above-ground spas and hot tubs. On the model shown, the cylinder is welded to a 16″ x 16″ stainless-steel plate with tripod supports. This plate is bolted to the floor and the cylinder may be attached to the top edge of the spa in some applications. Other mountings are available. The standard seat faces away from the spa and has two rigid arms. Optional side seats and several styles of manual turn handles allow some people to use this lift unassisted by manually rotating themselves while on the seat. Other applications for this unit include freestanding nursing home tubs, therapy pools, and swim-spas.

Specifications

  • Can accommodate variable wall heights
  • Usually assisted operation
  • Manual 360-degree seat turn
  • Mounts on sturdy tripod mounting plate (shown)
  • Powered by water pressure
  • Lifts up to 300 lbs at 55-65 PSI
  • Standard vertical seat travel – 31″

Aquatic Access Inc. Above-Ground Pool Lift

AG-48WP Pool Lift

The Pool Lift Model AG-48WP is an enabling addition to freestanding above-ground pools and spas. This lift mounts on a customer-supplied 6″ x 6″ wood post set 30″ into the ground, secured with concrete, and cut off even with the top of the pool wall. The standard seat can be mounted facing right, left, or straight out, and has two stationary armrests. Several styles of manual-turn handles allow some people to use this lift unassisted by manually rotating themselves while on the seat.

Specifications

  • Above-ground, wood-post mount
  • Installs on wood post in ground
  • Lifts over walls up to 31″ tall
  • Manual 360-degree seat turn
  • Powered by water pressure
  • Lifts up to 300 lbs at 55-65 PSI
  • Vertical seat travel – 31″

Aquatic Access Inc. Above-Ground Pool Lifts

AG-60 Pool Lift

The Pool Lift Model AG-60 is a great access addition to above-ground spas and hot tubs. On this model, the cylinder is welded to a 16″ x 16″ stainless-steel plate with tripod supports. This plate is bolted to the floor; in an alternate mounting, the lift is attached to the top edge of a spa. The standard seat can be right- or left-mounted or forward-facing and has two rigid arms. Several manual turn handles enable some customers to operate the lift independently by manually rotating themselves while on the seat. Other applications for this unit include freestanding nursing-home tubs. The control valve is mounted on the cylinder and can be adjusted in height.

Specifications

  • Can accommodate variable wall heights
  • Usually assisted operation
  • Manual 360-degree seat turn
  • Mounts on sturdy tripod mounting plate (shown)
  • Powered by water pressure
  • Lifts up to 300 lbs at 55-65 PSI
  • Vertical seat travel – 42″

Aquatic Access Above-Ground Pool Lifts

AG-72 Pool Lift

The Pool Lift Model AG-72 was specifically designed to lift people into and out of above-ground high-wall therapy pools walls. After raising the seat, the assistant turns it while helping to lift the patient’s legs, then turns the valve handle to lower the seat inside the pool. The stainless-steel plate at the base of the cylinder is bolted to the floor, and a stainless-steel bracket around the top of the cylinder is bolted through the top pool flange. The standard seat has two arms and a seat belt is included with each lift.

Specifications

  • Lifts over 60″ wall
  • Assisted operation
  • Manual 360-degree seat turn
  • Powered by water pressure
  • Lifts up to 300 lbs at 55-65 PSI
  • Vertical seat travel – 51″
  • Installs on deck and top pool flange
  • Includes seat belt and mounting hardware

Aquatic Access Inc. Lifts for In-Ground Pools

IGAT-180/135

The Model IGAT-180/135 meets all of the new recommendations and pending requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) for in-ground pools and spas with built-in benches. It is user-operable, and its seat height is easily adjustable to accommodate various wheelchair heights. The 135-degree clockwise turn allows the greatest access from the deck for the user and any assistants. Side-to-side transfers are easy, the footrest flips up, and the mounting arm is under the seat. This allows for unobstructed transfer. The seat rotates forward when entering the pool and backward when exiting the water. The standard seat has a right arm only, but a flip-up outer arm is available. All components required for installation and operation are included in the price and ship with the lift, although many additional options are available.

Specifications

  • In-ground, automatic 135-degree seat rotation for pools and spas with built-in benches or seats.
  • Automatic 135-degree clockwise seat turn
  • Lifts 400 lbs at 55-65 PSI, depending on weight of accessories chosen
  • Portable – lifts out and rolls away with no tools
  • Height of the lift in raised position varies up to 7’1″
  • Allows the user’s feet on the footrest to avoid built-in benches and
  • A rubber pad under the seat is available to protects bench
  • Standard unit rotates clockwise; opposite turn (opposite facing seat) is available

Aquatic Access Inc. Lifts for In-Ground Pools

IGAT-180AD Pool Lift

Previously available as a custom design, the Model IGAT-180AD was designed to accommodate pools with automatic covers and some pool/spa combinations. This lift complies with the current recommendations and pending requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). It is user-operable, and its seat height is easily adjustable to accommodate various wheelchair heights. The 180-degree clockwise turn allows the greatest access from the deck for the user and any assistants. Side-to-side transfers are easy, the footrest flips up, and the mounting arm is under the seat. This allows for unobstructed transfer. The seat rotates forward when entering the pool and backward when exiting the water. The standard seat has a right arm only, but a flip-up outer arm is available. This unit also available in a 90-degree and 135-degree rotation.

Specifications

  • Meets or exceeds current recommendations and future requirements of the ADA
  • Automatic 180-degree clockwise seat turn standard (opposite turn available)
  • Elevated deck clearance to allow for automatic pool covers or pool/spa combinations
  • Powered by water pressure – lifts up to 350 lbs at 55-65 PSI while lifting or approximately 60 PSI static faucet pressure
  • Vertical seat travel – 42″
  • Installs in deck socket (socket cover included)
  • Portable (lift out and put away)
  • Flip-up footrest included
  • Can be padlocked in seat-up position
  • Allows independent operation

Aquatic Access Inc. Lifts for In-Ground Pools

IGAT-90 Pool Lift

For those who can do a diagonal or front-pivot transfer, the Model IGAT-90 may be ideal. Access for transfer is best with small or no gutter. The seat rotates backward (counterclockwise) into water and forward when exiting. The standard seat has two arms.

Specifications

  • Independent operation
  • Automatic 90-degree seat turn
  • Powered by water pressure
  • Lifts up to 400 lbs at 55-65 PSI while operating, which equals approximately 60 PSI static pressure when measured at the faucet or hose
  • Vertical seat travel – 42″
  • Installs in deck socket
  • Portable (lift out and roll away)
  • Can be padlocked in seat-up position

Aquatic Access Inc. Lifts for In-Ground Pools

IGMT Pool Lift

The IGMT is a good choice for pools with automatic covers and moveable floors, for in-ground spas with bench seats, and for pool/spa combinations. The Model IGMT has no parts in the water except when the seat descends. The 360-degree seat turn allows good access from anywhere on the deck.

The IGMT is available with three seat configurations – pictured is the front-facing seat – a good choice for in-ground spas and pool combinations and spas with seats. The left-mounted and right mounted seats are choices available for in-ground pools.

Specifications

  • Assisted operation
  • Manual 360-degree seat turn
  • Powered by water pressure
  • Lifts up to 300 lbs at 55-65 PSI
  • Standard vertical seat travel – 42″
  • Installs in deck socket set 12″-18″ from edge of pool
  • Portable

Aquatic Access Inc. Lifts for In-Ground Pools

IGRC Pool Lift

The Model IGRC is a good choice for pools with automatic covers and moveable floors, in-ground spas with bench seats, and pool/spa combinations. It has a low profile with the cylinder recessed into either a 6″ or 8″ PVC (customer-furnished) sleeve in the deck. This model can be built into wood decks or raised walls.

Specifications

  • Assisted operation
  • Manual 360-degree seat rotation
  • Powered by water pressure
  • Lifts up to 300 lbs at 55-65 PSI
  • Vertical seat travel – 42″
  • Installs in 6″ PVC sleeve (if standard ) or 8″ PVC sleeve (if heavy-duty) sunk 30″ below the deck

Aquatic Access Inc. Lifts for In-Ground Pools

Sling Lift Model SL-20 Pool Lift

The SL-20 is a manually operated lift for private pools and spas where ADA compliance is not required. Operated by an assistant pumping the handle of the self-contained hydraulic actuator, the SL-20 can lift a person from a wheelchair, swing over the water, and lower him or her safely into and out of the pool.

There is no electricity required, no expensive batteries to keep charged, and no plumbing needed. When not needed at poolside, the lift is easily removed for storage. A socket cover is provided to cover the deck socket when lift is in storage.

The SL-20 is an economic choice to provide access to adjacent pool and spa combos. To use the same lift for several pool or spa locations, a deck socket at each pool will be needed.

SLING LIFTS SHOULD NOT BE INSTALLED IN PUBLIC POOLS WHERE ADA COMPLIANCE IS NEEDED.

Specifications

  • Manual 360-degree multidirectional rotation
  • Lifts up to 400 lbs
  • No dangerous and expensive batteries required; completely green to operate
  • Variable vertical travel up to 55″
  • Installs in deck socket (socket and socket cover included)
  • Easily removed for storage; mounts in deck socket for maximum stability
  • Includes one-piece mesh sling seat, adjustable stainless-steel chains, and spreader bar
  • Stainless-steel construction for long-lasting, low-maintenance operation
  • Seat can be adjusted by moving chains