Are you looking for a cherry picker? You can find a second hand cherry picker for sale on Truck and Trailer. There are numerous advantages to using cherry pickers across a range of sectors. When it comes to lifting equipment, a cherry picker is worth adding to your stock of machinery. You can buy or sell a cherry picker on Truck and Trailer.
A cherry picker is also referred to as an aerial work platform. The machine is made up of a hydraulic lifting system as well as a bucket. Typically, cherry pickers are mounted onto a truck. A flat bed or trailer can also be used. The bucket is constructed to accommodate one person. It offers a platform for the person to work from. Generally the bucket will contain a second control set which enables the worker to manoeuvre into the optimal position. Some models have an adjustable arm reach along with safety controls. If the cherry picker is used in a constricted space, an articulated boom lift is suitable. Both battery powered and diesel engine models are available. There are pros and cons to using both types of power.
Cherry pickers were first manufactured to optimise fruit picking in orchids. Despite its name, the machine is used to pick a wide range of fruits. The advantage of using this equipment is that it makes it easier for workers to access fruit that is at the top of the trees. Although cherry pickers were originally made for agriculture, they have gained popularity in other sectors. They can be used to service telephone wires and cables. They also serve a purpose in the mining and construction industries.
Cherry pickers play a role in the international entertainment industry. They are used on television sets to fix huge lights above the set. Cherry pickers can also be used at live shows to create special effects. Note-worthy musicians who have used cherry pickers during their shows include Michael Jackson and Justin Bieber. The machine has also been utilised by Kanye West.
There is a wide range of reliable brands available in South Africa including Mercedes Benz and Hino. Other brands which are available locally include Isuzu, Samil and Dyna. Buying from a reputable brand is advisable as it will save you the hassle of time consuming repairs. If you buy a model which was manufactured by a well-known brand, buying a second hand Cherry picker for sale is a viable option.
Are you looking for a good deal? Here are some of the bargains that you can find on Truck and Trailer:
Samil Cherry Picker
A Samil cherry picker and 50 Italmec crane truck are for sale online. The 1995 model is priced at R795 000. It has completed 45936 km. The 28 metre crane has turbo and it is a left hand drive.
Samil Cherry Picker and 50 Cherry Picker Truck
The cherry picker and truck are on sale for R 595 000. The picker has been fully reconditioned. It reaches 12 metres and is equipped with a Deutz v6 engine. This 1995 model is available for sale in Gauteng.
Isuzu Cherry Picker
You can find an Isuzu cherry picker and NHR truck for sale on Truck and Trailer. At R336 300 the cherry picker and truck offer good value for money. The picker has a 9 metre reach. The 2008 model has completed 144000 km.
While there are numerous advantages to finding a cherry picker for sale it is important to take safety into account. If used incorrectly, it can be dangerous to use a cherry picker. It is crucial to maintain the machine correctly to prevent it from malfunctioning and tipping over. In particular, it is important to keep the extender and hydraulic outriggers in excellent condition at all times. The person who is operating the cherry picker should undergo the necessary training to prevent accidents. To make sure that the machines are properly maintained they should be inspected before and after use. In addition to these inspections it should be assessed by a professional mechanic at least twice a year. Another important measure is to make sure that workers are using personal safety equipment that is in good condition.ARVE Error: Mode: lazyload not available (ARVE Pro not active?), switching to normal mode
With so many advantages to using a cherry picker it is easy to see why numerous South African companies choose to use this equipment. If you are looking for a great deal why not find a cherry picker for sale on Truck and Trailer?
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