Aerial Lifts

Altec Industries

Aerial units range from 56 to 75-foot working heights. All feature the Iso-Grip control system, with boom tip components that provide extra electrical contact protection.


Manufactures work platforms, specializing in compact, low-weight articulating booms designed to offer maximum performance with minimal environmental impact.


Manufactures Hi-Ranger XT Series aerial tree trimmers, available with a 55 or 60-foot platform height. Optional 10-foot hydraulic transverse lift.



The AC23-95B has out-and-down outriggers for increased productivity during setup in confined areas. It also has lower winch controls and winch drum rotation indicator.

Giuffre Bros. Cranes

The 25-ton capacity BT5092 boom truck has a 92-foot main boom, 102-foot working tip height, 48-inch stainless steel toolbox and front hydraulic stabilizer.

Smiley Lifting Solutions

The UNIC 1592RM offers a 92-foot boom, 102-foot tip height, two-speed winch and lifting capacity of 30,000 pounds. It will reach 126 feet with the optional jib.


The Spydercrane Mini-Crawler comes in lifting capacities from 6,450 to 13,300 pounds and will reach up to 83 feet. All models move on dual rubber tracks.



The 6-foot FW features rugged construction, grease zerks on pivot points, cylinders that clamp independently and quick attachments to fit skid steers.

Branch Manager Attachments

Offers a variety of skidding grapples for all compact loaders, from the Mini grapple to the massive Swedish-made Valby Boss model.


The EDGE Log Grapple opens to 43.1 inches and will close on a log as small as 6 inches. It has 2-by-8-inch cylinders and a maximum capacity of 6,400 pounds.


The FG60 front-mounted grapple for skid steers opens to 60 inches and has a static load lifting weight of 8,990 pounds and 350-square-inch gripping area.

Ryan’s Equipment

The 6060 is a 60-inch bypass grapple with 360-degree continuous rotation, serrated edges, rotator, valve, push bar and feed hoses.

Sidney Mfg.

The Gorilla Grapple for skid steers comes in three models and is made from 1-inch-thick, high-tensile steel with abrasion-resistant tines.

Sneller Machine

The R-360 grapple has a rigid wrist, 360-degree continuous rotation, 32-inch jaw opening and optional hydraulic-powered chain saw.

Forestry Bodies


The AF Series is available in lengths up to 16 feet and has capacities up to 27.6 cubic yards, integrated locking system and ProTEC corrosion-protection paint system.


Forestry bodies come in capacities from 10 to 30 cubic yards. Anti-theft toolbox doors are optional. Various cabs are available to complete the package.


The chipper body is made of recycled fiberglass to provide an alternative to heavier steel bodies to save weight and reduce fuel consumption.

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