Types of Articulating Man Lifts
Man lifts are available in a variety of electric powered and engine powered models, which depends upon the industry and the function. These dependable equipment can be utilized for various jobs and applications. For instance there are outdoor lifts that offer a horizontal extension of 69 feet and are capable of rising more than 140 feet. Moreover, there are smaller models that can extend 21 feet horizontally and extend 36 feet.
Normally, electric powered man lifts are used on concrete slabs indoors and have slim body designs in order to access narrow areas. Usually, engine-powered man lifts run on gas, propane and diesel and are mainly designed for outdoor work.
Electric Man Lifts
Because they do not provide any fumes and come in small enough sizes to maneuver around barriers and blockages and fit through standard-sized doorways, electric man lifts are an excellent choice for indoor use. These types of man lifts are capable of maneuvering and fitting into tight areas easily. They are capable of reaching overhead work areas.
There are several electrical lifts that have a platform which could rotate to allow for more targeted maneuvers. The lift controls were made specifically for more maneuverability and accuracy. The electric lifts are available in numerous sizes for utilizing inside small warehouses or similar environments and in areas with high ceilings. The electric drive can work on rechargeable batteries that are normally recharged overnight and then can be utilized in the morning.
The engine powered articulating lifts can be utilized on a wider range of terrains. Some types of these lifts are fitted with legs which are capable of hoisting the body of the lift off of its wheels in order to create a a platform which is very stable. Other articulating lifts have been designed to be used on grounds that are uneven and rough.