Snorkel to launch world’s largest boom

By Euan Youdale25 February 2020


Snorkel’s 210 ft platform height S2100SJ.

Snorkel will launch the world’s largest self propelled boom lift at ConExpo 2020. 

Dubbed as a Mega Boom, the new Snorkel 2100SJ telescopic boom lift reaches a maximum platform height of 210 ft (64m), provides an industry-leading horizontal outreach up to 100 ft (30.4m), and an unrestricted platform capacity of 660 pounds (300kg).

A 30 ft (9.1m) jib boom, with a working arc of -55° to +73°, combines with the 150° rotation of the 8 ft x 3 ft (2.4m x 0.9m) tri-entry platform.

Designed in-house by Snorkel’s engineering team, the 2100SJ features a number of patent pending innovations, and a significantly increased working envelope over the current industry standard, said the manufacturer.

Equipped with five steering modes, and with a stowed transport width of just 8 ft 2 in (2.5m), the Snorkel 2100SJ has been designed for ease of transportation and maneuverability on the jobsite. 

Shown as a preview, Snorkel will be accepting pre-orders for the 2100SJ at the show, with first deliveries scheduled for early 2021.

Visit Snorkel at Booth #F6962 in the Festival Lot at ConExp, in Las Vegas, US, from 10-14 March, 2020 to see the 2100SJ on display, along with a number of other new product launches.

This will include two new large deck construction scissor lift families, including a range of four ultra-high capacity models, reaching up to 70 ft. (21.3m) working height. 

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