Palfinger has announced a new range of loader cranes to replace its PK16001 and PK18001, dubbed the Solid line. The Solid range, which the company says stands for ¨robust, easy and reasonably priced cranes¨ will be offered in three different configurations, with model numbers PK 17.001 SLD 1, PK 17.001 SLD 3 and PK 19.001 SLD 5, replacing the PK 16001, PK 16001-K and PK 18001 EH respectively. The PK 17.001 SLD 1 is the Non-CE approved entry level model, sold without overload protection to a basic specification. An optional electro-hydraulic overload protection and a top seat control are available. The PK 17.001 SLD 3 is available as non-CE and CE-versions and the standard model comes equipped with Paltronic 50 overload system with the option to fit a 2.5 tonne winch.
The top of the range PK 19.001 SLD 5 comes equipped with Paltronic 50, E-HPLS system,.