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Under drawer swing up mechanism raises appliances to a convenient working height.

Under Drawer Swing Up Appliance Mechanism

Item #
29405
Rating:
42% of 100

Under drawer swing up mechanism raises appliances to a convenient working height. Appliances are hidden away, and available in seconds! Trigger release provides easy access.

(1) Under Drawer Swing Up Appliance Mechanism
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Brand N/A
Manufacturer Part Number M-16
Weight 7.8500
Tech Spec
  • Minimum mounting height 22-3/4" , mounting width from 4" to 30"
  • Minimum mounting depth 13"
  • 16" maximum mixer height
  • 20 lb load rating
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Dimensions N/A
Finish N/A
Organization Style Base Cabinet Organizers
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Installation
Installation instructions are poor. There should be options for various installations methods. I created a frame that was inserted into the cabinet for the hinges to be attached to otherwise the screws would have penetrated the cabinet skin or provided limited support.
April 12, 2018
Purchased
6 months ago
Woodworking Experience:
Intermediate
Not perfect, but they work for me
This is the only hardware I have found that lets me store my mixer and food processor underneath the library table that I use as a movable kitchen island. Yes, you have to tip the appliances to bring them up. No, they are not smoothly automatic lifters. No they are not pretty. But they do the job. I have had to replace the right side hardware two times over the past 20 years, I think because I pull too hard on the cord that releases the catches--probably on the right side of the shelf, since I'm right handed. I just replaced one today, and it is not difficult for me, given the openness of the table. (I'm a 70-year-old woman with no carpentry skills.) Would probably me harder in a cabinet. I'm just grateful these lifts are still available from Rockler--the only source I've found.
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March 23, 2018
Purchased
6 months ago
Woodworking Experience:
Beginner
Under drawer review
I compared this mechanism to a similar one that also had safety shock absorbers and was a soft close.

I did not use this model for convenience reasons and I think the install would have been much more difficult. This attaches under a metal drawer slide. requires a modification if your don't have sturdy metal slides.

I used an under counter (no drawer) and simply modified the mixer platform higher
May 15, 2016
Purchased
over 2 years ago
Woodworking Experience:
Advanced
After placing our order with Rockler we took careful measurements of our cabinet (under-drawer) device ... and although we had a professional carpenter come in to install this device ... which was the smallest of the sizes available, and our cabinet had been carefully compared with your measurements and the carpenter's, the device failed to fit the smaller opening, no matter how carefully the pro tried, we had to return it to you.! We salute all the other products we have ordered and accepted from Rockler, but this one let us down. Even your smallest of 2 choices wouldn't fit . SORRY! EML
June 6, 2018
Purchased
5 months ago
Woodworking Experience:
Intermediate
Description does not state which models do not fit
We purchased this lift through Amazon but it was shipped from Rockler, but I have a stand mixer that the head does not lean back. Which makes it difficult to operate. You should state which models it is best suited for. (Model KSM5PSWW is what we have)

If this statement were included would have been helpful.
March 2, 2018
Woodworking Experience:
Advanced
mixer size warning
I bought this unit because we needed a lift to go under a drawer. what i discovered is if you have a full size kitchen-aid mixer, it is too tall to clear the cabinet when trying to raise or lower. I discovered this after having to do a lot of modifications to the cabinet to install. I'm going to attempt to build a rather complicated drop shelf. All in all not worth all the work and too expensive. I would suggest keep looking for something better.
November 2, 2017
Purchased
1 year ago
Woodworking Experience:
Intermediate
up lock is very poor. also mixer does not come out of cabinet with out hitting
May 11, 2016
Purchased
over 2 years ago
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Why did you choose this?
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Mixer shelf - will work under a drawer.
A T on May 23, 2018
Existing kitchen cabinets, great upgrade with out building a new cabinet.
Jorge Q on Feb 7, 2018
Mixer shelf - will work under a drawer.
A T on May 23, 2018
best price and excellent comments / reviews
Thomas R on Mar 21, 2018
Existing kitchen cabinets, great upgrade with out building a new cabinet.
Jorge Q on Feb 7, 2018
Should have received free shipping?
Samuel S on Jan 28, 2018
We needed a lift that will under a draw, this is the best one we found.
Douglas B on May 20, 2017
This appears to be the closest appliance mechanism I could find at Rockler. I do not shop anywhere else.
Conway v on May 2, 2017
It was the only under drawer option for a mixer I could find
Gene P on Jan 13, 2017
To take mixer off counter and place under cabinet that had a drawer
Charles H M on Dec 13, 2016
I have a heavy duty mixer that I can not pick up or carry. So I needed a under drawer lifter to utilize the mixer with out straining my back.
Shannon S on May 12, 2016
My daughter wanted to save space on her counters.
Jeffery M on Dec 19, 2015
For use with a heavy mixer, which is heavy to lift
James B on Aug 18, 2015
Good choice to clear the drawer
Patrick C on Aug 5, 2015
for a kitchen remodel
Jeffrey M on Jul 13, 2015
Mounts under a drawer, only bracket that I found that does that.
William L on Jun 17, 2015
It says I am able to install it under the drawer.
Alex P on May 10, 2015
Only one we found "under drawer", Rockler reputation
Thomas W M on Apr 7, 2015
best price and excellent comments / reviews
Thomas R on Mar 21, 2018
Should have received free shipping?
Samuel S on Jan 28, 2018
When the "lift" is folded down what is the clearance to the bottom of shelf. Or what is the maximum height of an appliance??
steve m on Jul 10, 2015
BEST ANSWER: The maximum clearance is 15-7/8
This has a load rating of 20 lbs. My Kitchen Aid mixer is 22 lbs empty. Does that mean it won't work? Too risky? I guess I wonder if "rated for" and "can actually" handle are two different things.
Laura B on Nov 2, 2015
BEST ANSWER: The unit is very sturdy and I am sure it will handle 40 lbs. However, there are no springs to help with the lift process. My estimate is that at the midpoint of the lift cycle, with a 22 pound mixer, you will have to exert an upward force of 35 or 40 lbs. So, be aware of that. Also, the installation is a bear. I recommend putting a slab into the sides of your cabinet and experimenting with various mounting locations before doing a 'final' installation. Good luck.
Is the 22-3/4" height minimum required for the opening of the cabinet, or the interior? I have 23" inside the cabinet, but only 21" for the height of the opening.
Laura B on Nov 2, 2015
BEST ANSWER: You need the full 22 3/4 outside otherwise the lift arms will not fully open and the platform the mixer is will not be level .... I had the same problem and had to return the lift
I have built the cabinet to fit my 14” oscillating spindle sander weighing about 20 lbs. Cabinet cavity depth 21.5” width 15.5" height 26.5" , F/F opening is 14.5”x25”.
In your opinion would your “Under Drawer Swing Up Appliance Mechanism Item #: 29405” work to support my sander? And would it clear the opening of the F/F?
Michael B on May 25, 2018
BEST ANSWER: I believe it will. Make sure the height of the spindle sander meets the specifications in the documentation. My use required me to design a shim the proper thickness to clear the face frame. Ours works great!
what is the clearance for the hinge itself? I am working with a narrow width.
A shopper on May 19, 2015
BEST ANSWER: We were unable to use this product as we had metal drawer glides, and this product does not attach to the sides of the cabinet
29405 is top-mount. Rev-A-Shelf is side mount. Shouldn’t this be in the specs?
BestToolUser on Mar 29, 2018