New Products

Teupen Offers New Puma Model in North America

Date: 11-07-2018 / Author: fmotz

Teupen North America added the PUMA134AX to its product lineup, a machine that offers a unique combination of a high-tech walking excavator chassis with an aerial lift.

The new PUMA134AX offers extreme gradeability with a max of a 45°, and it’s able to set up on a ground slope angle of up to 18°. It has a maximum platform capacity of up to 881 lbs.

Snorkel to Offer Trigger Guard on New, Existing Lifts

Date: 03-07-2018 / Author: kscally
Snorkel trigger guard

HENDERSON, Nev. — Snorkel introduced a trigger guard solution that will be available as standard for all of the manufacturer’s lifts that have an enable switch operated joystick, as well as a retrofitted option for existing electric and rough terrain scissor lifts.

The trigger guard can also be retrofitted to any Snorkel models with an enable switch operated joystick, including some electric boom lifts, towable booms, and mast booms. 

New Video Series Eases HoistCam Installation

Date: 19-06-2018 / Author: kscally
HoistCam videos

NORFOLK, Va. - Netarus LLC launched a video series to ease self-installation and troubleshooting of its HoistCam remote camera monitoring systems.

Video topics include system startup instructions for HoistCam HC140, HC180, HC190, and WinchCam; mounting the monitor; setting up the MDVR for HoistCam Director; and troubleshooting Pan-Tilt-Zoom.

Grayhill Updates CANbus Keypads, MMI Controllers

Date: 19-06-2018 / Author: kscally
Grayhill CANbus keypad
Grayhill MMI Controller

LAGRANGE, Ill. – Grayhill Inc. released an updated version of its CANbus keypads and MMI Controllers for off-highway vehicles.

With many available standard form factors and three standard legend sets, the new Grayhill CANbus keypads and MMI Controllers are made to be customized. Designers can change legends, backlight LED indicator color, and button configurations.

The keypads and controllers now feature a lower profile that protrudes from the panel only about half the distance as the original versions.

Manitou Expands Industrial Forklift Line in North America

Date: 19-06-2018 / Author: kscally
Manitou industrial forklift

WEST BEND, Wis. – Manitou added 12 models to its range of industrial forklifts for the North American market.

The manufacturer introduced eight internal combustion diesel models in the Manitou MI Industrial Forklift Range. An additional four new electric models are also now available, expanding the Manitou ME Industrial Forklift Range.

With the addition of these 12 new machines, Manitou’s industrial forklift line for North America now includes 12 models in the MI range and 14 models in the ME range.

ReachMaster Rolls Out Anti-Entrapment Safety Systems for Compact Aerial Lifts

Date: 08-06-2018 / Author: kscally
ReachMaster anti-entrapment system

ReachMaster is now offering anti-entrapment safety systems on all their Falcon and Bluelift compact aerial lift models.

While many scissor and boom lift manufacturers have introduced these systems on their models, the Houston-based company is claiming to be the first to do so in North America for the compact lift segment.

“We have witnessed how these systems saves lives and how Europe, and in particular the UK, has adapted to these new systems on a larger scale,” said Ebbe Christensen, president of ReachMaster.

New MEC Safety System Alerts Scissor Lift Operators to Overhead Hazards

Date: 01-06-2018 / Author: kscally

MEC introduced the Proactive Platform Safety System (PPSS) for select slab scissor lifts, designed to alert MEC scissor lift operators of overhead hazards in order to avoid collision and entrapment.

PPSS works by projecting a “cone” of safety through ultrasonic sensor to detect objects above the machine operator. The sensor begins detecting obstacles 12 ft. above the platform floor. An alarm will sound when an object is identified within the cone, and the frequency of beeps will increase as the object gets closer.

Danfoss Updates Programming Platform for Intelligent Control Systems

Date: 30-05-2018 / Author: kscally

Danfoss released their latest version of PLUS+1 GUIDE and Service Tool, version 10.1.

The PLUS+1 platform helps overcome programming challenges and time-consuming parts of building intelligent control systems into machines. This platform allows users to leverage engineering expertise to accelerate development.

Version 10.1 features an enhanced screen editor allowing for faster UI creation with the updates to the configure object interface. The STRING data type is now supported for a number of GUIDE components along with debugging and Service Tool support.

Manitou Introduces Three 74-Hp Telehandler Models

Date: 22-05-2018 / Author: kscally
Manitou MTA Easy74 telehandler

WEST BEND, Wis. – Manitou unveiled the 74-hp MTA Easy74 telehandler range for the North American market, which includes three models: the MTA 6642 Easy74, the MTA 8044 Easy74, and the MTA 10055 Easy74.

Pettibone Enhances Design With Extendo 944X Telehandler

Date: 15-05-2018 / Author: kscally
Pettibone telehandler

BARAGA, Mich. — Pettibone’s next-generation Extendo 944X telehandler provides several new design updates.

With its newly designed boom, the 944X offers maximum lift capacity of 9,000 lbs., max forward reach of 30 ft., and max lift height of 44’6”. Its formed boom plates adds strength while reducing weight. The design also minimizes boom deflection for more control and accuracy when placing loads.

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