July 2, 2013 (Las Vegas, NV) — All Metal, a global leader in the design and manufacturing of solution driven custom "safety first" maintenance stands, hangar equipment and specialty tooling, unveiled its newest product today, PF-01, a lightweight portable maintenance ladder designed for field use.
The PF-01 Maintenance Ladder is designed to be stored inside the aircraft at all times, providing access to the ladder at any time. Inspired by the functionality of a car’s spare tire, the ladder takes up very little room and goes unnoticed but provides immense convenience.
The PF-01 model extends up to 10 feet and weights under 30 pounds, and is an affordable alternative to regular maintenance ladders. It will work with any small- to mid-size aircraft.
The ladder’s primary use for mid-size aircraft is emergency maintenance in the field, pre-flight checks and light maintenance in the hangar. For small aircraft, the PF-01 works well for most all maintenance needs.
All Metal President and CEO John Buscema stated, "This innovative platform is the solution to most emergency field maintenance issues. Our team strives to design pioneering products surrounding the crew mechanics numerous requests for "Safety First" field support equipment. We also understand the sensitively toward our customer’s budgets, so our products are value engineered to be affordable. Overall, the PF-01 is an inventive solution to the need for portable maintenance ladders.
About All Metal Maintenance Stands:
All Metal MS has been providing high quality maintenance stands to the aviation industry for more than a decade. We specialize in design and manufacturing of solution-driven custom "safety first" maintenance stands, hangar equipment and specialty tooling for all Helicopter applications. Our focus is working with clients to design customized value-added quality products that provide efficient solutions for their challenges. All Metal MS is an innovator in the production of quality solution driven "safety first" aircraft maintenance stands, improving safety and enhancing maintenance effectiveness. All Metal MS custom safety first aircraft maintenance stands; hangar equipment and specialty tooling are sought after and tested by aircraft mechanics worldwide. All Metal MS is a global leader in solution driven "safety first" maintenance technology.
A customized line of solution driven “safety first” maintenance stands was delivered to the U.S. Coast Guard's Elizabeth City, NC, facility.
The yearlong project provides 25,000 square feet of manufacturing space, with the potential to expand up to 40,000 square feet.