The Advantages of Using Scissor Lifts

The Advantages of Using Scissor Lifts

Feb 10, 2020

Whether you’re in the business of construction or maintenance, or if you simply want to do some heavy-duty lifting, you will find that a more stable platform is required to take you to new heights, literally. In order to do the job at the lowest risk and effort and at the quickest time possible, a scissor lift is needed.

Generally known as an aerial or elevating work platform, the scissor lift allows an individual, along with his tools and supplies, to reach and work in various heights. The equipment is characterized by a platform mounted on crisscross metal supports that extend as the platform is raised.

Aside from its ability to access high areas and carry heavy loads, the advantages of using a scissor lift include:

    1. Ease of Use: The main control panel is fixed on the platform, giving you freedom on where to go.
    2. Security: Models come with collapsible railings for better support.
    3. Speed: Lifts enable you to reach heights or transport heavy equipment quicker.
    4. Easy Storage: In its compact form, the device can be stored easily.

 

It is important to note, however, that although scissor lifts are easy to operate, basic training is essential prior to use. This ensures that you know how you can operate it properly and conduct equipment inspection and maintenance.

Aver Asia offers a range of air compressors, generators and electric scissor lifts for rental and sale. We also supply Genie scissor lifts, which are known for our reliability, low noise, wide platform space and large workload capacity. Talk to our friendly salesperson at 6861 6368 today!