Product specifications

Product: Electric Double Chair Bin Lifter Model T Automatic
Model: RHEADNN/140
Operation: Electric motor with gearbox and driver

Easy fitting on any standard rear end loaded RCV. It can be easily fitted to both new and older vehicles with minor modification. A standard DIN frame is required. Model T is connected to the 24 volt DC supply from the batteries on the vehicle, through a Power Inverter to provide the 230 AC voltage required to operate the bin lifter.

Product description

Model T is an automatic electric bin lifter which incorporates a double split chair with two combs. It is suitable for any standard 2 wheeled bins and containers (EN 840-1) with a capacity of 80 to 360 liters (adjusted lifting limit at 140 Kg.) and any standard 4 wheeled container (EN 840-2 / EN 840-2,3) with a capacity of 500 to 1200 liters (adjusted lifting limit at 350 Kg.).

General specifications

  • Loading height: 1,523 mm
  • Ground clearance: 500 mm


The engine of the RCV operates at idle during bin lift operation, thereby keeping noise and fuel consumption to a minimum, while reducing exhaust emissions significantly.Operational noise level of the bin lift is measured at only 45dB (A).

Maximum safety

  • Model T carries the CE mark of approval and complies with the safety standards EN1501-1, EN1501-5.
  • Emergency stop buttons are fixed on the side protections and on the controls on both sides of the bin.
  • Each comb is equipped with a bin presence sensor and 2 sensors confirming good gripping and position.
  • Safety sensor operates in descent mode to prevent serious injury.
  • The comb is equipped with a sensor recognizing the presence of a bin/container.
  • No uncontrolled power means much safer operating environment.
  • Specifically designed to avoid any crushing hazards.
  • Side protections consisting of padded safety barriers covering the operating zone.
  • Fitted with a comb for 4 wheeled containers.


  • Integral set, no shearing risks (no scissors).
  • No flexible hoses.
  • No hydraulics.


  • Collection of 2 and 4 wheeled bins and containers.
  • Mixed collection (bags, bins and containers). Replacement of a chair takes less then 15 minutes.

Easy fit

DIN-standard frame. Space of 1,0 m x 0,5 m needed for fitment of inverter box, typically near the batteries, other places have been on the body behind the cab or on the roof.

Batteries & Alternator

Batteries (180A+). Alternator (85A+). The lift operates from the vehicle’s electrics; there are no battery packs or other power supplies. Electrical connection to body; A standard 16-pin / 24v plug configuration CATIII.