If you want a inconspicuous and good jib crane you can hide inside a delivery van or truck then this is the crane you should checkout. It’s a good vehicle mounted jib crane you can fit on a van or truck and use for lifting cargo and other items onto the floor height of a van or truck. If you are always doing delivery of heavy materials this is a very good type of crane to have at hand.
Like the pickup truck bed mounted jib crane this one is manual hand operated type of jib crane and should not be very tiring considering the lifting weights of no more than around 200 kg. But while this crane can stay inside out of sight and out of mind it is almost double the price of the Vestil jib crane for trucks and trailers.
Manual Hand Operated Lift Low Profile Jib Crane For Vans & Trucks
This a 400 lb max lifting capacity manual jib crane that is priced at US $427.95 and made by Global Industrial company. It’s primarily intended to be used for lifting things off the ground and depositing them on the van or truck cargo floor area by rotating it after lifting. Feature of this Jib crane is it has a double arm crane design for added strength and also for easy handling of cargo and loading in confined spaces like inside a van you see in this picture. The rotating arm of the crane offers a swing reach of 0″ inches to 38″ inches or a little more than 3 feet of jib arm swing. In addition if you need you can rotate the crane a full 360 degrees which comes very handy at times.
This manual hand crack jib lift crane has a maximum hook height of 38″ inches from floor level to raised hook and a 14′L winch cable for hooking and lifting items. You permanently fix the crane base by bolting to the van and truck floor using the 7/8″ inch diameter mounting holes which is already pre-drilled for you on the crane base. The crane base is 8 by 8 inches and test to well able to handle the 400 pounds maximum capacity of this jib. Finally this jib crane comes with a shining blue painted finish. For the price of nearly $450 dollars this hand powered jib crane is not the very cheapest jib crane but has a good build and made by a reputed company and does the job you want in confined spaces like inside a van and truck!
There is a similar jib crane from the same manufacturer which is a electric DC powered jib crane, save a lot of labor and easier than this manual one, but more expensive. (Global Industrial built price of powered jib crane for vans and trucks is $699.) Both jib cranes are products made by Global Industrial, a well reputed jib crane manufacturer. They are both low profile, so if you are conscious about your vehicles looks then they can be very unobtrusive and quite invisible since you can mount them inside your truck or van and close the door on them.