The Manwell CD50 and CD100 are our leading chain drive dumbwaiters designed for use in Restaurants, hotels, hospitals and residential applications. They feature a low noise heavy duty drive and transmission with stylish linished stainless steel finished lift car, landing doors and frames as standard.


  • Dumbwaiter is easy to maintain and install.
  • Technical support available for installation and maintenance issues.
  • Stainless steel lift car as standard.
  • Stainless steel car and landing doors as standard.
  • Designed and manufactured in Australia.
  • Made from low maintenance high quality components.
  • Short delivery time of 4 to 6 weeks (subject to confirmation at time of sale).
  • Corrosion protected, robust steel components as standard.
  • Complete safety features according to Australian standards.
  • Fully supported product with spares available on demand.
  • Designed for easy access to motor drive and other serviceable components in the bottom of the lift shaft with optional aesthetic stainless steel access door.

Optional extras

  • Self supporting tower.
  • Single phase 240v, 50Hz power supply.
  • Soft start (for transport of fragile items).
  • Removable shelf.
  • Additional lift car entrances, through and adjacent entry.
  • 2 hour fire rated landing doors compliant to AS1735 part 11 (Fire rated landing doors).
  • Motor drive unit can be optionally mounted in the headroom space (top of lift shaft) if required.
  • Linished stainless steel motor room access door fitted with lock and electrical breaker contacts.
  • Lift car arrival buzzer.
  • Other variations upon request

Technical Specifications

Type: CD50/CD100 Class 1 service lift
Compliance: Designed and manufactured in accordance to AS1735 part 4
(Service lifts - power operated)
Control: Call & send push buttons with lift arrived indicator
Rated Load CD50: 50kg
Rated Load CD100: 100kg
Speed: 0.25m/s
Drive: Asynchronous three phase electric motor complete with worm gearbox (Motor may be manually cranked in the case of power failure)
Transmission: Heavy duty chain suspended drive
Lift Car Material: Stainless steel, linished finish
CD50 Lift Car Internal Volume: 227 litres
CD100 Lift Car Internal Volume: 422 litres
Lift Car Doors: Vertical bi-parting stainless steel with linished finish
Landing Doors: Vertical bi-parting stainless steel with linished finish (not fire rated as standard)
Landing Door Configurations: Front, rear and adjacent
Power Supply: 415v, 3 Phase, 50Hz (unless single phase option taken)