MP Mechanical Pit Leveler
The MP Series design allows finger tip release pull chain activation with smooth reliable operation via a cam and roller counterbalance to assure smooth dependable walk down to trailer bed with below dock capability included. The hold down design floats with air ride trailers and the full width rear compression hinge is designed for superior strength. Designed to meet your budget plus offer years of trouble free service. The sub frame design allows easy clean out and servicing – a Hallmark of all McGuire levelers. The “MP” is made with safety, trouble free service and your budget in mind. They are also most often mounted in a pre-formed pit at the dock commonly used to reduce the grade between the dock floor and the trailer bed. Various sizes and capacities allow for a large amount of flexibility. The “MP” mechanical levelers have built in safety features and are easy to maintain. They come in 6’, 6’6” & 7’ standard widths and 6’, 8’ & 10’ standard lengths. Standard capacities are 25K, 30K, 35K, 40K, 45K and 55K CIR (Comparative Industry Rating).
Structural Steel Frame
While some manufacturers use flat stock or other light duty material, McGuire uses 4" structural "C" channel on all pit levelers.
Full Width Rear Hinge
McGuire is the only dock leveler manufacturer that employs a full width rear hinge mounted in compresssion, using a 1" diameter solid steel rod. So indestructable, it carries a lifetime warranty.
Multi Spring Counterbalance One Adjustment Point
Whether it’s normal preventive maintenance or a seasonal adjustment McGuire’s one point adjustment is very simple to accomplish and cuts down the time required for this necessary task that keeps the equipment in first-rate shape for operation.
Complete Range Auto-Releasing Hold Down
The McGuire’s unique hold-down assembly allows for full float and automatic release capability with air ride trailers.
Pull chain activation
A simple pull of the chain ring located in the leveler deck raises the unit for use
Lockout/Tagout Maintenance Strut
Enhance safety at the dock during required maintenance and adjustments with this high visibility safety feature on all McGuire dock levelers. This takes your dock safety program to a higher level with suggested usage of this feature.