Wrestling Mat Lifters

Store wrestling mats up off the floor with a Progressive Mat Lifter. Three models: Single, Double or Sectional. Each Mat Lifter is constructed of a welded steel frame, with all drive and lifting mechanisms enclosed in a sheet metal housing.

  • Stationary or traveling
  • Raise and lower Mat Lifters with a key switch control. Limit switches control the range of motion
  • Each Mat Lifter has a 210:1 ratio double reduction worm-worm gearbox attached to an instantly reversing 2 hp motor, operating with the choice of 208-, 230- or 460-volts in 3-phase. Includes a 6 lb./ft. electric safety brake.
  • Lifting drums are synchronized for even cable wrap
  • 1-7/16" diameter cold-finished steel drive shaft
  • The two steel lift cables are 5/16" 6-strand, with 37 wires per strand and a fiber core. Cables are rated at 1704 lbs. each at a 5-to-1 safety factor.
  • The load bar is connected to a 22 oz. per square yard vinyl fabric sling with heavy-duty straps and fasteners.
  • Standard sling color is black; other colors are available
  • Continuous straps wrap completely around mat to stop mat from falling should fabric sling become torn. For safety purposes, the sling capacity governs the lift capacity of the system.

Single Mat Lifter

Part Number: 502060


All of the features listed above plus:

  • Unit weighs approximately 1,750 lbs. (794kg) (excluding mat)
  • Lifting and lowering speed is approximately 10 feet per minute.
  • Supports a standard 45’ x 45’ (1372cm x 1372cm) wrestling mat (weighing approximately 1 lb./sq. ft. (454g / 929 sq cm) with a 5-to-1 safety ratio.
  • Three 5-16", 7 x 19 lifting cables
  • Optional wall brackets and travel kits available
  • Installation Video
  • Double Mat Lifter

    Part Number: 502061


    All of the features listed above plus:

  • Unit weighs approximately 1750 lbs.(794kg) (excluding mat)
  • Lifting and lowering speed is approximately 10 feet per minute.
  • Supports two 42’ x 42’ (1280cm x 1280cm) wrestling mats (weighing approximately 1 lb./sq. ft. (454g / 929 sq cm) with a 5-to-1 safety ratio
  • Three 5-16", 7 x 19 lifting cables
  • Complete system independently tested to 17,500 lbs.
  • Optional wall brackets and travel kits available
  • Installation Video
  • Sectional Mat Lifter

    Part Number: 502069


    All of the features listed above plus:

  • Unit weighs approximately 950 lbs. (431kg) (excluding mat)
  • Lifting and lowering speed is approximately 10 feet per minute.
  • Supports three 15’ x 45’ (457cm x 1372cm) wrestling mats (weighing approximately 1 lb./sq. ft.(454g / 929 sq cm) with a 5-to-1 safety ratio.
  • Two 5-16", 7 x 19 lifting cables
  • Optional travel kits available
  • Installation Video
  • Optional Traveling Kits

    Part Number:


    Move your mat from wrestling area to adjoining storage area above the gym floor by installing a Traveling Kit. Mat travels at ceiling height, either end first or sideways, to the optimal position and then lowers to the floor.

  • Mat Lifter travel kit is driven by a 1/2 HP motor operating with the choice of 208-, 230- or 460-volts in 3-phase attached to a 60:1 ratio gear box with non-pneumatic wheel(s).
  • The End First Travel Kit has two 1-ton machined trolleys with festooning power cables.
  • Sideways Travel Kit has four half-ton machined trolleys with festooning power cables.
  • Motors, drive assembly and all control mechanisms are encased in a fireproof cover.
  • Supporting Documents


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