RA31 spider for Hobrack

German rental company Hobrack Arbeitsbühnenvermietung has taken delivery of a 30 metre Easy Lift RA31 spider lift.

The RA31features a three section telescopic riser/lower boom, a three section top boom and a 1.8 metre jib. Weighing 4.3 tonnes, it offers a maximum outreach of 14.5 metres with an up and over height of 15 metres. Maximum platform capacity is 230kg.
Steve Hobrack receiving the lift at the company's Großpostwitz depot

The RA31 is powered by a hybrid diesel/battery system with a 200Ah 48 volt lithium battery pack and AC drive motors in addition to a diesel engine. When the diesel is running the hydraulic generator automatically recharges the battery pack, through a high speed on board charger.

Established in 1992, Hobrack Arbeitsbühnenvermietung rents a wide range of aerial work platforms along with forklifts, cranes, excavators. The company operates from Großpostwitz to the east of Dresden, with branches in Hoyerswerda further north and Görlitz further east on the Polish border.