Stellar’s New Light-weight Service Physique Handles 4,000-Pound Crane
Stellar has rolled out a brand new light-weight, corrosion-resistant truck service physique that may deal with as much as a 4,000-pound crane.
Designed as a mechanic’s discipline truck for utility and development contractors, the brand new TMAX 16Okay aluminum service physique could be outfitted with Stellar’s EC3200 Aluminum Telescopic Crane, which weighs 500 kilos, 230 kilos lower than its metal counterpart. The compact aluminum telescopic crane delivers 3,200 kilos of carry capability and 15 toes of horizontal attain.
The lighter weight of the crane and repair physique permit for elevated truck payload, the corporate says.
“We’re all about attempting to get extra payload choices for individuals,” mentioned Adam Opperman, Stellar product supervisor, on the Utility Expo in September. “In order that’s why we do aluminum; it is lighter than metal, and it is additionally extra corrosion resistant than metal.”
Stellar’s Gentle-Obligation Mechanic Cranes are powered, managed and monitored by the hand-held, remote-control Stellar Crane Dynamics Know-how.
StellarThe TMAX sequence consists of an aluminum extrusion compartment high that has two built-in accent mounting rails, so that you don’t must drill holes to mount tools. The rails make eradicating and attaching equipment straightforward and cut back water intrusion into the compartments, in keeping with Stellar.
The extruded compartment high additionally has wire harness channels contained in the compartments for storing wires out of the way in which. Different options embrace stainless-steel billet fashion hinges, three-point stainless-steel compression latches, double spring over middle door closures and undercoating for corrosion resistance. The physique is painted with a two-part polyurethane enamel paint for added safety and visible enchantment, in keeping with Stellar.
Contractors who want a welder physique may also need to test out Stellar’s TMAC 1-11, which encompasses a 30-inch workbench bumper with slide-out tray to function a workstation for torch chopping and welding.
“The trays’ detachable help slates permit for blow-through to the bottom, conserving your workspace clear, and the 2-inch V channel that run the size of bumper make for straightforward clamping,” the corporate says.
The welder physique is supplied for Stellar’s TC Sequence Cranes, which additionally use hand-held distant management.