There are many choices for access platforms nowadays. There is a lift designed for virtually any jobsite use and business. These self-propelled equipment increase efficiency and boost productivity.
In order to raise and lower a platform, scissor lifts are constructed of an assembly of crossed tubes which work like scissors. Generally utilized on firm, level surfaces, these lifts offer access to high areas directly over the lift. Scissor lifts are valued for their heavy lifting capacities and their large decks which enable the operator to transport heavy and huge materials and tools. A platform deck extension rolls or slides out to provide a spacious work area.
Scissor lifts vary in size from 6.57-18.15 meters in height and .76 meters-2.29 meters in width. Wider lifts normally have bigger deck areas, as well as greater extension capability and lift capacity. The model numbers of the manufacturer can be utilized to identify the platform height and width of the machine.
The best choice for outdoor application is the rough-terrain scissor lift. They are meant to be tough and durable in demanding construction work locations. They have four-wheel drive with positive traction control, big platforms and efficient lift speed. They are commonly utilized for installation, construction and maintenance.
The most mobile type of scissor lift is the electric model. They have the benefit of being much less noisy and could fit through standard doorways. They allow maximum workspace for bigger loads and more employees. Their hard-rubber tires and high steering angles guarantee superb maneuverability. Electric scissor lifts are often utilized in indoor applications connected to electrical works, air conditioning and ventilation.