When you see apilift, there is a thought about the simplicity of its construction. But it is not so. The cart is so complicated that without drawings, photos and videos it will be quite difficult to make. Despite the fairly simple work, it has many functional details that are simply necessary.
So, the classic lift is a metal construction with a special element for grasping the hive and with a moving part for transportation. The capturing part has clips on the side so as not to drop the hive. An important part of apilift is a lift, which consists of several blocks, a lever and a lock.
Independent manufacture of apilift
After studying the drawings and photos of the process, you can try to make this design yourself. To do this, you need to prepare metal, the necessary fasteners (bolts, nuts), springs, wheels, a cable and a welding machine for fastening all this.
Initially they make the frame, namely its side racks, fastening the pipes with a profile of 40 x 20 mm. A 20 mm cut is made on the outside of the pipes in order to ensure the movement of the axis of the bearings, after which bolts are inserted into the racks from above to prevent the bearings from losing. The upper part of the racks is fastened with handles, as in any garden cart.