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1. (WO2015126863) FALSE CAR DEVICE

Pub. No.:    WO/2015/126863    International Application No.:    PCT/US2015/016247
Publication Date: Fri Aug 28 01:59:59 CEST 2015 International Filing Date: Thu Feb 19 00:59:59 CET 2015
IPC: B66B 5/18
Applicants: WURTEC ELEVATOR PRODUCTS & SERVICES
Inventors: WURTH, Steven, P.
RODEBAUGH, Terry
GRIES, Andy
WAGENHAUSER, Jeff
SCOTT, Doug
Title: FALSE CAR DEVICE
Abstract:
A false car device configured for use in an elevator hoistway is provided. The false car device includes a platform assembly and a frame assembly configured to support the platform assembly. The frame assembly includes one or more safety assemblies. A lift assembly is configured to facilitate hoisting of the platform and the frame assembly within the elevator hoistway. A climbing rope is attached to the lift assembly and has a tension. The safety assembly is configured to engage an elevator guide rail in the event the tension in the climbing rope is lost.