About Switchlift


Tim Carlburg's Switchlift Invention

  • The SwitchLift was invented by a professional studio potter.

  • MADE IN THE USA by a related industry leader, the Switch Lift is constructed of a powder-coated, high strength steel super-structure that has been finished with a stainless steel deck for ease of cleaning.

  • Overall weight is approximately 150 lbs.

  • Dimensions are about 4ft x 4 ft – when turned sideways it can fit through a standard 36 in door.

  • Approximate load capacity of 500 lbs.

  • Moveable via two heavy duty set, and two caster style wheels

  • Over 50 inches of vertical travel

  • The Switchlift comes with an incorporated work light.

  • It also contains a multiple, 4 plug outlet with incorporated USB ports – perfect for plugging in adjacent wheels, work lights, electronic devices and for charging USB compatible devices.

  • Lifetime warranty on the all of the machined componentry. Drive system comes with an 18-month warranty from the manufacturer. 

  • Work platform operated by included handheld one touch controller.

  • Drive system moves smooth and slow for precision table placement without bounce or wiggle

  • No scissoring mechanism, so pinch points are not a problem – making it great for classroom and teaching studio use.

  • The Switch Lift is the most comprehensive, first-of-its-kind product in the pottery world.


Each Switchlift is custom made and due to demand, new units will again be available the middle of Mar 2017.