There are a few different options for aerial lifts that vary according to job type. Scissor lifts come in a variety of styles for various job needs. The two main kinds are electric and internal combustion. Boom lifts come in two different types such as straight and articulating. Then there are the telehandlers which is a rough terrain option for forklift needs. They come in two different kinds such as telescopic and rotating. Picking the right lift is necessary for optimal job performance.
- There are three different types of scissor lifts which are slab lifts, rough terrain lifts and single man lifts.
- When you are picking out a scissor lift ask yourself what platform size you will need, the location of the job site and the maximum height you nee to reach.
- A scissor lift can have two power source options which are electric or internal combustion.
“Scissor lifts serve the same purpose as ladders and scaffolding, but with more reliable reach and carrying capacity.”