4,000 lb Portable Hydraulic Upender
A leading manufacturer and distributor of automotive glass products employing over 4,000 people worldwide approached Pentalift looking for a solution to their specific application.
In the final stages of the manufacturing process; windshields are presented to the material handlers in the horizontal position and placed into a rack assembly. When the rack is full the windows are tilted 90 degrees into the vertical position and then removed and shipped to the auto assembly plant.
The units selected have a 4,000 lb capacity rating with a platform size of 36” x 38”. For additional safety measures the upenders were equipped with a counter balance valve and double acting cylinders.