With a CPE Lift you can make it much easier to work with your processor. Upgrade your CPP to a "semi-automatic" workflow. The liquids are poured and drained through the lift easily and even the final wash can be undertaken in the machine this way by filling it 4-5 times with wash-water.|
A CPP without the lift makes it possible to do color development at home.
With a lifter you have powerfull tool and can open up your own local lab.