Oxford Mermaid

The Oxford Mermaid hoist is a fixed bath side hoist that enables patients to transfer safely in and out of the bath. The Mermaid is available in both electric and mechanical versions and can be used with a fixed seat version or with the Ranger transporter system.

  • Electric or manual options
  • Side or end fit configurations
  • Standard seat, commode seat or Ranger Transporter option


Safe Working Load 125kg (19.6st)
Maximum Height to Base of Seat 740mm
Minimum Height to Base of Seat 140mm
Maximum Seat Travel 485mm
Maximum Seat Width 450mm
Maximum Width Between Arms 395mm
Maximum Seat Depth 410mm
Centre of Seat to Centre of Mast 430mm
Maximum Seat Turning Radius 850mm
Maximum Seat Turning Radius (with end fitting arm option) 865mm
Minimum Clearance from Mast (to allow for seat rotation) 1000mm
Total Weight (Mermaid Manual) 29kg
Total Weight (Mermaid Electric) 37kg