Compare Straight Stairlifts
|Capacity||350 lb||300 lb (optional 350 lb)||300 lb|
|Retractable Seat Belt||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Drive||Nylon polymer helical worm gear||Rack and pinion||Rack and pinion|
|Diagnostic Display||LED lights||Digital||None|
|Standard Color/finish||Off white with beige seat||White with beige seat||White with grey seat|
|Parts Warranty||3 years||1 year||2 years|
|Company Headquarters||St. Charles, IL, USA||Steeton, United Kingdom||Oconomowoc, WI|
|Maximum Travel||70′||33′||19′ 8″|
|Notable Features||No grease or lubricant required for track||Generally not sold through dealers||Covered gear rack|
These stair lifts all have a nominal (average) speed of approximately 15–20 ft. per minute. All units feature an aluminum rail that is mounted to the stair treads. Optional flip-up rail is also available for these stairlifts.
Compare Curved Stairlifts
|Capacity||350 lb||266 lb||400 lb|
|Arm Width||20.5″- 23.6″||19″||17.75″-21.75″|
|Rail Type||Custom bent steel rail||Modular aluminum rail||Custom bent flat steel rail|
|Diagnostic Display||Status light||Digital||Digital|
|Standard Color/finish||Beige or black with beige seat||White with beige seat||White with grey seat|
|Parts Warranty||2 years||1 year||2 years|
|Minimum track to wall||4.7″||7″||7.5″|
|Notable Features||Custom colors and fabrics available||Hidden gear track||Footrest lever|
These stair lifts all have retractable seatbelts.
*Acorn does not list the distance from the wall, which varies due to their modular track system.