Hookloaders Trucks For Sale

The hookloader is a fairly specialist truck that is often used to load waste containers. They are sometimes found on car transporters and can be used to pull on different types of truck bodies. They are most often found in the demolition, recycling, scrap and waste industries, where they are normally used with tilt frame bodies. The hookloader uses a number of hydraulic rams to hook on to the chosen container and then hoist it on to its own chassis.

The lift capacities of the hookloader are normally between 3.5 and 30 tonnes. These limits are most often the same for both lifting and lowering on to the ground, but this can change when the hookloader is of a short wheelbase configuration. The load capacity is also a function of the ratio between the length of chassis and length of container being hoisted. This will decide the angle of loading operations.

The hookloader manufacturer will typically recommend a difference in container and body lengths of around 1 to 1.5 metres. If the container body is much shorter than these recommendations, then the load angle becomes steeper and the maximum allowable weight is reduced. The height of the hookloader chassis is also important in this regard.

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Renault Lander Premium  430 DXI
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Renault Lander Premium 430 DXI £26,995.00
2011 | Hookloaders | 32000kg Fitted with Edbro Equipment, Electric Easy Sheet, Hub Reduction Axles, Locking Diff, Electric Windows, Engine Brake, Cruise Control, Heated Mirrors, Radio & CD Player, Multi Function Steering Wheel, Sun Roof, Sun Visor, Digital Card Tacho, Euro 5, LEZ Compliant. On Steel suspension. The gearbox is an Automatic. The engine is rated at 430 BHP. Please quote ref: REHO1255
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Scania P Series  P320DB6x2MNA
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Scania P Series P320DB6x2MNA POA
2013 | Hookloaders | 26000kg 3 Pedal Opticruise, A/C, 300L Fuel Capacity, HYVA Hookloader, Sheeting System, Reversing Camera, Toolbox, Full Service History
Scania P Series P380
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Scania P Series P380 POA
2008 | Hookloaders 2008 08 P380 8X4 HOOKLOADER, DAYCAB, HIAB MULTILIFT XR265 EQUIPMENT, TESTED MARCH 2018, LEZ COMPLIANT, TRANSCOVER SHEET, SIDE PROTECTION RAILS, STEEL SPRING SUSPENSION, AIR-CON, MANUAL GEARBOX, ELECTRIC WINDOW / MIRRORS ( HEATED ), DIGITAL TACHO, SUNVISOR.. Right Hand Drive
JGE Truck & Plant Ltd
MAN TGS 35.400
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MAN TGS 35.400 POA
2011 | Hookloaders TGS 35-400, 2011/61, 8X4 HOOKLOADER,BOUGHTON EQUIPMENT, KWIKCOVA SHEET,AUTO, TESTED, GOOD CONDITION.. Right Hand Drive
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Volvo FM  12 6 X 2 HOOKLOADER DRAWBAR SPEC - 2005 - PO55 BZ
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Volvo FM 12 6 X 2 HOOKLOADER DRAWBAR SPEC - 2005 - PO55 BZ £8,950.00
2005 | Hookloaders | 26000kg Volvo FM Series Sleeper Cab. Volvo D12D 420 Bhp Turbo Air To Air Charge Cooled Euro 3 Engine. Volvo 9 Speed Syncromesh Manual Gearbox. Volvo Single Reduction Drive Axle C/w Diff Lock. Ecas Drive Axle Air Suspension C/w In Cab Controls. Rear Lift Axle. VBG Drawbar Coupling C/w Air And Electrical Connections. Edbro Gearbox Driven Hookloader Body C/w Hydraulic Rear Locks, Stabiliser Jacks And In
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Scania R Series R420
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Scania R Series R420 POA
2007 | Hookloaders R124 420 2007 (07) 6x2 Rear Lift Steer Axle Hook Loader, Hyva Equipment, Hydraulic Sheeting System, Camera, Half Leather, Straight From Work, Drawbar Spec, 320,000 Miles, Good Condition.6x2. Right Hand Drive
Scania P Series P360
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Scania P Series P360 POA
2012 | Hookloaders 2012 P360. 6x2 hook loader with sheet, Drawbar spec with tandem Truckmate Trailer also with sheet.. Right Hand Drive
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Scania P Series P310 6x2 Rigid Hook Loader
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Scania P Series P310 6x2 Rigid Hook Loader POA
2008 | Hookloaders | 26000kg Day Cab Mid Lift Axle, 8 Speed Manual Gear Box, Edbro Hook Lifting Equipment Wit Sheet System, Reverse Camera, Parrot Hands Free Kit, Electric Mirrors And Windows, Air Con, Cruise Control, RIGIDS
DAF CF85 CF 85 360 8X4 HOOK LOADER
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DAF CF85 CF 85 360 8X4 HOOK LOADER POA
2010 | Hookloaders | 32000kg CF 85 360 8X4 HOOK LOADER, BOUGHTON EQUITMENT, EASY SHEET, MANUAL GEARBOX, DOUBLE DRIVE, STEEL SUSPENTION, DAY CAB, REVERSING CAMERA, EURO 5, BECONS, DIFF AND CROSS LOCK, 542,000 KMS. CHOICE.
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Scania R Series R420 6x4 Hook Loader
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Scania R Series R420 6x4 Hook Loader POA
2008 | Hookloaders Single Sleeper Cab, Tele Hoist Multi Lift Equipment, Draw Bar Spec, 9 Speed Manual Gear Box, Cruise Control, Air Con, Half Leather Seats, Reverse Camera, Electric Mirrors And Windows RIGIDS
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Mercedes HookloaderA lower chassis produces a lower load angle and hence increases the permissible weight. A long body and low chassis gives the greatest lift capacity. The final factor to consider for lift capacity is the height of the hook. A higher hook will give larger dump and lift capacities.

The hookloader has a number of key components to consider. The hydraulic system is the obvious one. The most common set-up here is a high-pressure, low-volume system, which uses a smaller pump and reservoir and hence saves space on the tight chassis and maximises load area. Normally, you will find these systems rated at 4,000 to 5,800 psi.

The jib system is usually controlled by a solo hydraulic cylinder and either a single or double pivoting rear section. Two main types of jib are typically in use. The sliding jib has a single arm, with a telescopic tube within a tube set-up. When extended, this design pulls the body or container forward and engages the rear locks. Retracting the cylinder pushes the body or container forward, releasing the rear locks. The second type of jib is the articulating version, or tilting jib. This is a simple A-frame set-up, which pushes the container or body up and back when extended, exiting from the rear locks. When the cylinder is retracted, the container or body is pulled forward and engages the rear locks.

The rear pivot section comes in either single or double set-up. The single pivot is a simpler system. Here every function of the hookloader system is performed relative to the system’s single pivot point, situated in front of the rear axle. The single rear pivot system prevents tip dumping operations. This tip dumping facility is offered by the dual rear pivot system, which typically pivots behind the rear axle at the rear of the hoist. Prong or slide rear lock types and single or dual lift cylinders complete what is quite a complex set-up for the typical hookloader.

This mechanism is obviously crucial to the operation of the used hookloader and should be checked out and thoroughly understood before any purchase.

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