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408 Limited-Use / Limited-Application Elevators
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408.2 Elevator Landings
Landings serving limited-use/limited-application elevators shall comply with 408.2.
408.2.1 Call Buttons
408.2.2 Hall Signals
408.2.3 Hoistway Signs
408.3 Elevator Doors
Elevator hoistway doors shall comply with 408.3.
408.3.1 Sliding Doors
408.3.2 Swinging Doors
408.3.2.1 Power Operation
Swinging doors shall be power-operated and shall comply with ANSI/BHMA A156.19 (1997 or 2002 edition) (incorporated by reference, see "Referenced Standards" in Chapter 1).
Power-operated swinging doors shall remain open for 20 seconds minimum when activated.
408.4 Elevator Cars
Elevator cars shall comply with 408.4.
408.4.1 Car Dimensions and Doors
Elevator cars shall provide a clear width 42 inches (1065 mm) minimum and a clear depth 54 inches (1370 mm) minimum. Car doors shall be positioned at the narrow ends of cars and shall provide 32 inches (815 mm) minimum clear width.
- Cars that provide a clear width 51 inches (1295 mm) minimum shall be permitted to provide a clear depth 51 inches (1295 mm) minimum provided that car doors provide a clear opening 36 inches (915 mm) wide minimum.
- Existing elevator cars shall be permitted to provide a clear width 36 inches (915 mm) minimum, clear depth 54 inches (1370 mm) minimum, and a net clear platform area 15 square feet (1.4 m2) minimum.
408.4.3 Platform to Hoistway Clearance
408.4.6 Car Controls
408.4.7 Designations and Indicators of Car Controls
408.4.8 Emergency Communications
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