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Scissor Lift

Scissor lifts are a type of aerial work platform used by industrial and construction teams, but they are also commonly used for residential tasks. Read on to find out the latest news, tips, and tutorials related to scissor lifts.

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How Much Does A Scissor Lift Weigh?

How Much Does A Scissor Lift Weigh?

Scissor lift weights range from 1,600 lbs to 17,000 lbs depending on the machine. Read on to learn more about why scissor lift weight matters.

How To Operate a Scissor Lift

How To Operate a Scissor Lift

Boom Lifts vs. Scissor Lifts: What Are the Differences?

Boom Lifts vs. Scissor Lifts: What Are the Differences?

Scissor Lift Sizes: How To Choose the Right Height

Scissor Lift Sizes: How To Choose the Right Height

How Does a Scissor Lift Work?

How Does a Scissor Lift Work?

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5 Types of Scissor Lifts & Their Uses in Construction

5 Types of Scissor Lifts & Their Uses in Construction

Picking the right scissor lift is crucial to meeting your project needs. Here we discuss 5 types of scissor lifts and their applications, sizes, and fuel types.
5 Types of Scissor Lifts & Their Uses in Construction

Essential Scissor Lift Safety Tips

Essential Scissor Lift Safety Tips

When operating a scissor lift, it's essential that all users are thoroughly trained to avoid tips and falls. Here are the safety rules and procedures you need to know.
Essential Scissor Lift Safety Tips

Scissor Lifts: What Counts as ‘Rough Terrain’?

Scissor Lifts: What Counts as ‘Rough Terrain’?

Scissor lifts are the most popular kind of aerial work platforms. Here's a guide on scissor lifts and what constitutes a rough terrain lift.
Scissor Lifts: What Counts as ‘Rough Terrain’?

Do You Really Want to Buy that Scissor or Boom Lift? Why Renting is a Better Option

Do You Really Want to Buy that Scissor or Boom Lift? Why Renting is a Better Option

The question about whether to buy or rent when it comes to heavy construction equipment has long been debated among industry professionals.  Renting or buying is one of the most important financial decisions that construction companies have to make.
Do You Really Want to Buy that Scissor or Boom Lift? Why Renting is a Better Option

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