Lift-N-Glide™ with Expand-O-Turn™ Attachment for Roll Handling Operations

Lift-N-Glide™ Ergonomic Lifters with Expand-O-Turn™ for Roll Handling Operations is suspended from a bridge crane system. This design is ideal for a variety of product handling needs.

TYPE: Lift-N-Glide™ Ergonomic Lifters

MODEL: Expand-O-Turn™ fpr Roll Handling Operations

RonI’s Lift-N-Glide™ with Expand-O-Turn™ Roll Handling lift is a combination of an Expand_O-Turn™ End Effector , Lift-N-Glide Ergonomic Lifter and Movomech™ Mechrail™ System.    It offers diverse load handling for mid weight and heavy load capacities.


  • The Lift-N-Glide™ lift is suspended from a bridge crane system.
  • The Lift-N-Glide design is ideal for a variety of product handling needs by providing the operator with increased mobility and lifting functionality within a fixed area.  
  • Lift-N-Glide uses existing Mechrail™ technology and complementary and interchangeable lifter components, making it a cost effective and versatile option.
  • The Lift-N-Glide™ has a lifting capacity of 500 lbs.
  • Anodized aluminum construction
  • Powder Coated Paint (Stainless Steel Optional)
  • Bolted Connections
  • Standard and custom length lift masts
  • Lift mast slip clutch on the down movement provides safe load handling
  • No limit switches provide for load limiting and stops
  • Enclosed lift mast with ball screw for smooth up and down DC powered movement
  • Electronic, exchangeable battery operated power pack (optional DC converter)
  • 360° swivel for load handling access
  • Celing hung or free standing
  • Detachable remote controller provides the operator with control over load handling functions
  • Adjustable handlebar provides ergonomic comfort


  • The Expand-O-Turn™ tooling attachment is inserted in a vertical roll and expands to grab the roll from within. The roll can then be lifted and rotated horizontally if needed.
  • The Lift-N-Glide™ product line has a wide variety of standard end effectors, attachments, tooling and manipulators available. 
  • Custom options are always welcome, and we will happily work with you to determine a customized Mechrail™ configuration that will provide the best solution for your operation. 

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HERE to see the available Lift-N-Glide™ end effector/tooling options. 

For more information on the Lift-N-Glide ergonomic lifter please contact a Thomas Conveyor & Equipment Ergonomic Automation Engineer at 844 220 0086 or click on the Contact Us button above.

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