This transport system consists of 4 wear free aircushions with a control unit. The aircushions needs to be fixed under a support plate or frame. The user must ensure for the necessary air hoses.
A liftcushion is a hermetically sealed pad with a connection for compressed air. After the pad has been filled with compressed air, the hose part will change into a rounded form. Liftcushions can transfer high forces in a constant manner. The liftcushion is very reliable due to its simple technique.
Floors that are air tight, smooth and even present good conditions for the proper functioning of air cushion transport systems. The floor can temporarily be made suitable for metal or plastic plates. An unsuitable floor should be repaired parting the area where the air cushion will flow.