NORDOCK Hydraulic Dock Leveler


Short Form Specifications

Model* Width Length

* Add capacity required. Example: NB-68-60. 12 foot long models are also available


The BARRIER™ Series of hydraulic dock levelers are the ultimate in strength, safety and reliability with full hydraulic powered deck and lip functions controlled by a single push button.

The stay-put barrier lip prevents accidental fall off of dock in stored and below dock position.

Available in 30, 40, 50, 60, 80, 100 and 120,00 lb. capacities and standard nominal sizes of 6 ft wide x 6 ft long to 7 ft wide x 10 ft long. Standard features include full operating range telescoping side guards, fall protection velocity fuse and a comprehensive warranty.

The Barrier Lip is designed to withstand a 10,000 lb., 4 mph forklift impact without failure.


The platform is a unitized welded structure with continuous welds at the beams, header plate and lugs for maximum strength. The deck plate and lip plate are constructed of minimum 50-55,000 PSI yield material. The beams are formed channel or 6" structural wide flange with welded side guards to provide additional platform strength.

The continuous rear hinge provides 4" of side-to-side tilt with no pinch point. The frame has seven solid steel rear supports, an open design for easy pit cleaning, and lip supports that prevent illegal entry when the door is closed. The front and rear hinge rods are SAE 1045 material, zinc plated and factory coated with anti seize lubricant.


The power unit is a frame mounted integral assembly fully tested and oil filled. The 1 HP motor is a totally enclosed non-ventilated type available in all voltages. The hydraulic hoses are SAE 100R2 with permanent fittings attached.

The hydraulic cylinders are a heavy-duty design with polished chrome rods, guide bearings and high-pressure seals. The 80 and 120,000 lb. capacity units have dual lifting cylinders.


The operator presses the control button until deck is raised and lip fully extends, on releasing the button, the lip lowers onto the truck bed.

To store the leveler, operator presses the control button until the lip fully retracts. The standard 16" long lip projects 11" beyond a 4" bumper to engage a truck bed 12" above or below floor level.


NORDOCK guarantees that the BARRIER™ Series dock levelers will perform as described and to the full satisfaction of the purchaser for one year from date of receipt or NORDOCK will either repair, replace or remove the product and refund the purchase price.

In addition, the front and rear hinge assemblies are guaranteed, under specified guidelines, for a period of twenty-years.

All NORDOCK dock levelers are designed to exceed the requirements of ANSI MH14.1 1984-87.

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