The SkyTrak Model 8042 from JLG Industries offers a lift capacity of 8,000 pounds and a maximum lift height of 41 feet 11 inches. The ZF drivetrain has heavy-duty inboard wet brakes for longer disc and pad life, plus a limited-slip front differential and a fully modulated powershift transmission. The redesigned cab features weatherproof controls for better operator comfort. There are no hydraulic valves under the cab and no requirement for hydro-filled tires. Standard features include a rear-axle stability system and auxiliary hydraulics for added versatility.
Telehandler sports heavy-duty axle and transmission
March 23, 2005