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SwingLift KJ250/1

The KJ250/1 is a 250kg capacity knuckle-joint crane for vans. It is ideal for handling general items of plant anywhere within a two metre radius.

The KJ250/1 is a 250kg capacity knuckle-joint crane for vans. It is ideal for handling general items of plant anywhere within a two metre radius.

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Penny Hydraulics award-winning, ultra-lightweight electric cranes have been the go-to solution for van and pick-up installations and for a wide range of applications including utilities, deliveries and highways since 1982. But with new additions to the range and additional features throughout, now’s the time to rediscover the SwingLift.


  • Lifts up to 250kg
  • Ideal for general items of plant such as whacker plates and generators
  • 1 metre boom plus 2 pivot points means operator can carry out lifts within a 2 metre radius
  • Overload device - will not lift more than MWL
  • Low crane weight of approximately 22kg
  • Compact design maximising vehicle floor space
  • Fully demountable - can be deployed on other vehicles or removed altogether therefore maintaining maximum fleet flexibility
  • Can be re-fitted to new or replacement vehicles
  • Easy to operate with wander lead control


  • 12v or 24v operation from vehicle battery
  • Radio remote control
  • Cranked hinge available allowing even greater flexibility
  • Additional pillar height
  • Extra rope length - 9m/30' up to 250kg
  • Battery protection
  • Lifting accessory kit
  • Corner bracket for mounting direct to headboard
  • Down-rated versions available
  • Stabiliser/outrigger pads
  • Manual stabiliser legs
  • Powder coated paint finish

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