Ascending Railing

ascending-railing-d1This railing rose up out of the deck for a scene, the descended back into the floor for the rest of the show.  It was supported by a custom-built scissor lift, and powered by a pneumatic cylinder.

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The railing in its extended position.

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The scissor lift when the railing was up.

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The top of the railing was flush with the floor and completely hidden from the audience when not in use.

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