12Cranes mounted on wheeled bases

In the following pages, you will find images and diagrams of a selection of different cranes mounted on wheeled bases. A summary of the cranes shown, including some specifications for each, is below.

A professional tip

During installation of a remote head on a jib arm or a crane arm in an underslung position, I have found it easier to loosen all four leveling bolts on the head, which allows the leveling head to move freely with its four-way tilting action. Set the remote head on the ground (or deck) with the threaded portion upward, if the head permits this position. With the arm balance out, lower it to the threaded end of the remote, then gently slide the receiver hole over the threads of the remote, making ...

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