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1-CLF Cliffhanger Chairlift



Valley station
Valley station

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The Cliffhanger Chairlift is also known as the Cliffy. The old Access chair was a similar single seater chairlift but was replaced by a double chair in the 1980s.

General information  
Place Glencoe
resort Glencoe Mountain
Region Scotland
Country GB Great Britain
Name of lift Cliffhanger Chairlift 
Type 1-CLF 
Lift manufacturer Riblet 
Year of construction 196? 
Commissioning date ??

geometric data  
Height of valley station 715 m
Height of mountain station 850 m
Vertical rise 135 m
Route distance ?? m
Horizontal length ?? m
Average incline ?? %
Largest incline ?? %
Number of pillars ?? Stk
Greatest spanwidth ?? m
Max ground clearance ?? m
Trackwidth drive ?? m
Trackwidth line ?? m
Trackwidth return ?? m
Angle of wrap (drive wheel) ?? °
Drive altitude of site ?? m
Maximum capacity 500 Pers/h
Travel time ?? min
Driving speed line ?? m/s

rope data  
Rope manufacturer ??
Length of haul rope ?? m
Total weight of haul rope ?? t
Haul rope diameter ?? mm
Nominal strength of haul rope ?? N/mm²
Breaking strength of rope ?? kN
Tensionstation haulrope Mountain station
Tension type rope tension weight
Tension way ?? m

electrical data  
Electrical control ??
Remote control and telemonitoring system ??
Power control system ??
Number of drive ?? Stk
Drive power (Start) ?? kW
Drive power (Operation) ?? kW
Brake power ?? kW
Continuous brake power ?? kW
Driving station Valley station
Drive type ??
Traction of drive ??
Emergency drive ??
Traction of emergency drive ??

cabins data  
Grip type ??
Cab manufacturer ??
Cab model ??
Seating none
Seat heater no
Persons per cab
Number of cabs ?? Stk
Cab distance ?? m
Cab interval ?? s

miscellaneous data  
Transport uphill 100 %
Transport downhill 100 %
Drive direction left
Construction costs ??  ?? 
Currency (Construction costs) ?? 
Construction period ?? months
Seasontime ??
Loading carpet no
Evacuation ropeway ??
Integrated rescue system ??
Asset number (Trail map) ?? 

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Lift-ID: 11460
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