cherry picker

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cherry picker

[′cher·ē ‚pik·ər]
(aerospace engineering)
A crane used to remove the aerospace capsule containing astronauts from the top of the rocket in the event of a malfunction.
(mechanical engineering)
Any of several small traveling cranes, especially one used to hoist a passenger on the end of a boom.
(mining engineering)
A small hoist used to facilitate car changing near the loader in a mine tunnel.

cherry picker

A machine for lifting men or materials on a platform at the end of an extendable boom; usually mounted on a carrier with wheels to provide mobility.
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This articulating boom lift weighs only 3,640kg, with a compact 1.
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The S-45 Trax boom lift is an extraordinarily versatile machine that has proved to be a worthwhile investment," commented Dirk Feyerabend, head of Zeppelin Rental's Allied Equipment division.
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SCOPE OF WORK: Purchase and delivery of a new JLG 600AJ Articulating Boom Lift with the following specifications or equal: Requirements: Boom lift maximum height of sixty (60) feet Four (4) wheel drive with hydraulic piston two (2) speed motors, gear reduction hubs and spring applied brakes for four (4) wheel drive traction, and that provides maximum traction and ease of steering.
Today, Skyjack boasts a full line of AWPs, including electronic and rough-terrain scissor lifts, articulating boom lifts, telescopic boom lifts, and telehandlers.
Hybrid and electric models on show will include the ERA 20-m Genie Z-60/37 FE hybrid articulating boom lift, the 12-m Genie Z-33/18 electric articulating boom lift and the 11.
Tender notice number : SAC/APUR/2016-2667-AMC FOR MAST TYPE BOOM LIFT
This boom lift is made by high strength steel with light weight and good quality.
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