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HT55KX-VLC

Max. Capacity 8,500 lb
Crane Rating 55,000 ft-lb
Max. Reach 25 ft
Min. Truck Size Needed (GVWR) Class 6 (20,500 lbs)
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8,500 lb of brute, hydraulic strength

The Venturo HT55KX with VLC™ controls features a maximum capacity of 8,500 lb.  Venturo’s new Electronic Crane Control Management System provides added safety and benefits for crane operators.  Benefits include a standard, wireless, pistol-grip controller, overload protection which controls and prevents any type of overload, LCD Display Screen alerts, transmitter handle vibrations, green/yellow/red alert lights under boom, and corresponding lights on the receiver. The LCD display shows percentage of load, boom angle in degrees and percetage of total capacity during crane operation. The VLC™ system also provides vehicle stability and grade control.

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PRODUCT FEATURES

Wireless Remote
Wireless-remote, pistol-grip controller.  This will be a standard feature as part of the (VLC™) system for ALL proportionally-controlled Venturo Hydraulic Service Cranes.

Overload-Protection
Precision-overload protection increases operator safety by controlling and preventing any type of overload on the crane.  A result of this feature is a lighter-weight crane, which increases payload capacity on your service truck!

Alerts
Multiple safety and capacity alerts.  The VLC™ system features (4) alerts:

Display
Real-time load and status LCD display shows percentage of load, boom angle in degrees, and percentage of total capacity during crane operation.

Stability
Vehicle stability and grade control:

Grade Functions
Less than 4.5° Full-capacity and normal operation of the crane
4.5° – 6.5° All crane functions are reduced to 50%
Greater than 6.5° Winch-up, Boom-out and Boom-down functions are prevented
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specifications

  • Maximum Lift Capacity
  • 8,500 lb (3,629 kg)
  • Crane Rating
  • 55,000 ft-lb
  • Maximum Reach
  • 25 ft
  • Boom Extension
  • Hydraulic: 12 ft - 18 ft - 25 ft
  • Rotation
  • 400° Power Rotation
  • Power Source
  • Hydraulic with Pump & PTO
  • Wire Rope
  • 100 ft of 3/8" Aircraft-Quality Wire Rope
  • Stowed Height
  • 36-7/8"
  • Mounting Space
  • 16" x 16" Mounting Plate
  • Weight
  • 2,125 lb
  • Minimum GVWR
  • (Class 6) 20,500 lb

standard features

  • ✔ Wireless-Remote, pistol-grip controller with LCD Display Screen Text and Transmitter handle vibrations
  • ✔ Precision-overload protection
  • ✔ Green/Yellow/Red alert light located on the underside of the boom
  • ✔ Corresponding alert lights on the wireless receiver
  • ✔ Hexagonal Boom Construction for additional strength
  • ✔ New Auto-Adjust Anti-Two Blocking System

minimum requirements

  • Class 6 (20,500 lbs GVWR)
  • Rear Hydraulic Outriggers Packages
  • PTO, Pump & Reservoir

optional equipment

  • Boom Tip Worklight that auto-adjusts to load movement
  • Pumps: B Flange, 7/8" - 13 Spline
  • 25 Gal. Bulkhead-Mount Reservoir
  • Front/Rear - Manual or Hydraulic Outrigger Packages
  • Mounting Pedestal for platform bodies (36")
  • Adjustable Boom Rest for utility body (18" - 26")
  • Custom Paint (Solid color, single-stage Imron, non-metallic)