Scissor Lift Hire

Power Access for Scissor Lift Hire

Quality and safety are streamlined in Power Access’s scissor lifts that are available for hire. These range in a variety of sizes and types, each with their own specifications for work. All of them have been screened and maintained for ultimate functionality, exhibiting the features outlined by Australian standards.

Having the right equipment is necessary in getting a good job done. Power Access puts this into focus, ensuring that the quality of the equipment used by clients is only the best. This means that the expertise of the personnel at Power Access is readily shared to help with whatever concerns clients may have.

Scissor lifts rely on a series of criss-cross supports called pantograph or scissor mechanism for the handling of heavy weight and for the movement of the platform in a vertical direction. Many options for scissor lifts exist, all of them specific to the type of operations a company may have.

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Electric Hydraulic Genie Scissor Lifts

Power Access provides renting options for Genie scissor lifts. A full range of electric hydraulic scissor lifts are offered for both short and long term rentals. These have platform heights extending to 5.8-9.75 metres and come with non-marking tires and roll-out extension decks. These lifts are suitable for working on slab or hard services. Electric scissor lifts are known to be quieter and come free of emission, making them the preferred unit for indoor work.

Diesel Hydraulic Scissor Lifts

Known to be the best for rough terrain work, Power Access diesel hydraulic scissor lifts have platform heights ranging from eight to 16 metres and are 4×4 wheel drives. These units are equipped with standard foam-filled tires and roll-out extension decks. They also have automatic stabilizer functions fro easier maneuvering. Diesel scissor lifts are capable of handling a higher load with enhanced grip control, making them preferable for outdoor work.

Short and Long-Term Rentals with Power Access

Power Access provides services within the Sydney metro area, as well as at Newcastle and Wollongong, for short-term hydraulic scissor lift hire. Long-term Genie scissor lift rental options are available all over Australia. Both rental options are focused on excellent service and top-quality equipment, for Power Access offers more than just renting but guidance as well.

Power Access Offers the Best in Renting Scissor Lifts

Power Access’s ethos is cultivated by the strong desire for customer satisfaction, making it a company striving for excellent service. Whether short-term or long-term, Power Access has the right programs for companies’ scissor lift hire needs. Clients need not worry about quality, for it is assured with Power Access.

Power Access aims to go beyond traditional scissor lift hire offers. The company also makes the extra effort of proffering expert knowledge for optimum customer service. Up-to-date and carefully maintained, Power Access scissor lifts are at the top of the industry. With this principle, clients are ensured to have the best scissor lift machinery in the market that is the right fit for their operational needs.

Electric Hydraulic Scissor Lifts Specifications

Overall WidthOverall
Deck /
Platform Size
full spec
19′5.8m7.8m227kg760mm1.68m1.98m1379kg0.74 x 1.63m
20′6.1m8.1m363kg810mm2.44m2.03m1825kg0.81 x 2.26m
26’N7.9m9.9m227kg810mm2.44m2.26m1956kg0.81 x 2.26m
26′7.9m9.9m454kg1.17m2.4m2.26m2447kg1.15 x 2.26m
32′9.75m11.75m318kg1.17m2.4m2.39m2812kg1.15 x 2.26m
40′12.19m14.19m362kg1.73m3.1m2.81m5515kg1.65 x 2.92m

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FAQ - Scissor Lift Hire

Scissor lifts are elevated work platforms that use a crisscrossing metal support structure to extend vertically. They provide a stable platform for workers and equipment to access high areas safely. Scissor lifts are commonly used in construction, maintenance, and various industrial applications.

We offer a range of scissor lifts for hire, including:

  • Electric Scissor Lifts: Ideal for indoor use with emission-free and quiet operation.
  • Diesel Scissor Lifts: Suitable for outdoor use, especially on rough terrain.
  • Rough Terrain Scissor Lifts: Equipped with heavy-duty tires and four-wheel drive for challenging outdoor environments.
  • Compact Scissor Lifts: Designed for tight indoor spaces with narrow access points.

Scissor lifts come with several key features:

  • Vertical Lift: The scissor mechanism provides stable vertical elevation, allowing workers to reach high areas safely.
  • Large Platforms: Spacious platforms provide ample room for workers and tools.
  • High Load Capacity: Can carry multiple workers and heavy equipment.
  • Safety Features: Include guardrails, emergency stop buttons, and non-slip platforms.
  • Versatility: Suitable for a variety of indoor and outdoor applications.

The advantages of using scissor lifts include:

  • Stability and Safety: The wide platform and sturdy construction provide a stable and safe working environment.
  • High Load Capacity: These lifts can handle heavy equipment and multiple workers, increasing productivity.
  • Versatile Applications: Can be used for construction, maintenance, installation, and more.
  • Ease of Use: Scissor lifts are generally easy to operate and maintain.
  • Cost-Effective: Efficient and effective solution for working at height.

Scissor lifts are suitable for a wide range of applications, including:

  • Construction: Ideal for building and renovation projects, allowing workers to reach high areas and transport materials.
  • Maintenance: Perfect for tasks such as repairing roofs, signage, and lighting.
  • Industrial Work: Suitable for factory and warehouse tasks requiring elevated work platforms.
  • Event Setup: Useful for setting up stages, lighting, and other equipment for large events.
  • Retail and Shopping Centres: Handy for installing signage, lighting, and displays.

Consider the following factors:

  • Height Requirements: Determine the maximum working height needed for your tasks.
  • Load Capacity: Ensure the lift can handle the weight of workers and any necessary equipment.
  • Work Environment: Consider whether the lift will be used indoors, outdoors, or both, and ensure it fits through any access points.
  • Terrain: Choose a lift with the appropriate rough terrain capabilities for your job site.
  • Project Duration: Assess how long you will need the lift and ensure it has sufficient operating time.

To hire a scissor lift, contact us via our contact form or call our customer service team. We will assist you in selecting the appropriate model for your needs.