The Lightning Loader is our signature product at Petersen Industries. But not only is it a perfect tool for moving debris, but it’s also incredibly useful when it comes to removing sidewalks. The grapple on a lightning loader is the perfect size to grab an entire section of sidewalk and... Read more →
Model SL-3 - Stationary Mount
Petersen’s Stationary Lightning Loaders have been used at sand mine weigh stations since the 1960’s. FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THE MODEL SL-3, CALL 800.930.LOAD(5623).
Stationary loaders can be used as an affordable option for handling recycled items and trash!
- Includes compact power source
- Optional remote controls available
- Also available with side mounted seat control station that rotates with the boom
- Load and sort solid waste within a 20 ft radius
- Ideal for material transfer and recycling stations
- Lifts 3,200 lbs at 20 ft
All purpose clamshell design, actuated by a single-double acting cylinder with 2/3 cubic yard capacity.
Mechanically operated directional valves, remote control options available
The A-frame pedestal design allows for flexing under repeated load shocks. Replaceable cast nylon bushings are used in the head assembly. The head assembly is stress relieved. Reinforced connection points with hardened pins and replaceable bushings. Counterbalance valves used on boom cylinders.
The SAI is standard.
Standard rotation is 270 degrees (increased rotation is an option). Mounting base must be designed to fit Petersen standard round base plate.
20 horsepower, 3 phase electric motor directly coupled to a hydraulic pump. Power source can be remotely located or mounted at the base of the loader.