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Model BL-3 - Knuckle Boom Loader
The Model BL-3 is a 20 ft. knuckle boom loader that is permanently mounted in front of a roll-off. You can use your existing roll-off boxes with this system.
- Loads into multiple containers without ever leaving the route
- Available with walk-thru or top mounted controls
- Accommodates most containers
The BL-3 lets you easily swap containers so your shuttle truck can do the shuttling while your
loader keeps loading.
Here Are a Few More Benefits:
Minimize Windshield Time
Your loader can work onsite all day long
Easily Swap Containers
A cable-style roll-off hoist allows for quick container swapping
Customize to the Job
Easily change container sizes to fit the day’s requirements
KNUCKLE BOOM TRUCK GENERAL SPECIFICATIONS
Reach 20 ft. 7 in.
Main Boom & Tip Boom 16 ft. 7 in.
Tip Extension 4 ft.
Outrigger Span 11 ft. 8 in.
KNUCKLE BOOM TRUCK SYSTEM DESCRIPTION
• Loader is mounted to a chassis between the cab and the cable roll-off hoist
• Designed to swap containers and prevent loader from going to the landfill
KNUCKLE BOOM TRUCK CONTROL OPTIONS
• Dual manual controls for outriggers and loader on both sides of truck
• QUADSTICK® mechanically linked dual joystick controls
• Stationary top-mount control seat
KNUCKLE BOOM TRUCK ROLL-OFF HOIST
Please contact Petersen Industries for roll-off recommendations
KNUCKLE BOOM LOADER RECOMMENDED CHASSIS (MINIMUM)
Body Style: Conventional Cab
Clear Space: Cab to Roll-off Hoist: 64 inches
GVW Rating: 54,000 lbs. (tandem)
Frame: 1,500,000 RBM
KNUCKLE BOOM LOADERLIFT CAPACITY
Radius Load Capacity
10 ft. radius 7,100 lbs.
16 ft. radius 4,400 lbs.
20 ft. radius 3,200 lbs.
HYDRAULIC REQUIREMENTS FOR KNUCKLE BOOM LOADER
The BL-3 Lightning Loader® requires 18 GPM with a maximum system pressure of 2500 psi. This can be accomplished with an air controlled valve section from the hoist control valves fitted with a flow controller set to 18 GPM. The pump can also be upgraded to a tandem and the second pump section can be sized to flow 18 GPM at a preset engine rpm. Please consult a Petersen representative to determine which method best suits your truck.
CONTACT PETERSEN INDUSTRIES FOR COMPLETE SPECIFICATIONS.