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Old 09-10-2012, 02:12 PM   #1
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Default Retractable staircase for a mezzanine

Hi guy, i have some space problem because i onlyhave 18x24 garage. So i try to saved spaced with a retractable staircase not a LADDER for going to the mezzanine for extra storage.

i search for some plan for the mechanism hinges.. i found nothing
i seen this video and work great i will like to replicate this


any idea??
PS: the middle picture is my shop for know how is build
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Old 09-10-2012, 05:30 PM   #2
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Default Re: Retractable staircase for a mezzanine

The video shows a great design and a sturdy build but for what you want it will only work for limited access. It looks like your upper shelf is about 30" deep. I would not recommend walking acrossed it. I think a library ladder would be best.

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Old 01-01-2013, 12:52 PM   #3
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Default Re: Retractable staircase for a mezzanine

Hi - read your reply on this post and I was wondering if you know where to find the plans and parts for this retractable staircase. It will work in my garage and it's extactly what I was looking for.
Would be extremely grateful for any help in this manner.. thank you for your time. you can reach me at ce@usol.com thanks again
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