Best Buy Auto Equipment has solutions for any large-scale automotive job. Our selection of 4 Post Heavy Duty Lifts offers a raising option capable of above-average carrying capacities without sacrificing on safety or maneuverability.
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For some people, bigger is better when it comes to road presence. Something about a high frame and intense engine power seems to be appealing to a large number of drivers. Whether it’s the ability to haul a large amount of cargo with ease or to handle any journey regardless of the terrain, large vehicles are extremely popular. Because of this, it is a good idea for those who are serious about automotive repair, maintenance, and modifications to have equipment powerful enough to service these behemoths.
In order to promote versatility and choice, we offer a variety of top brand names including BendPak, CL, and more.
Advanced Carrying Capacity For Larger Vehicles
Even the most seasoned mechanic may feel a bit intimidated when working on a larger vehicle. It can be difficult to complete more detailed and thorough operations unless one can elevate and angle the vehicle in question properly. Larger vehicles used to prove challenging for this process, but 4 Post Heavy Duty Lifts provides the power necessary for the big jobs.
Stabilize, Move, and Unload Units With Ease
With some units boasting a carrying capacity of over 20,000 pounds, there is no question that 4 Post Heavy Duty Lifts are more than capable of handling any heavy-duty job. But it is also important to ensure that vehicles can remain damage-free during mounting and unmounting. That stability also needs to allow the vehicle to be moved for complex jobs.
Multi-caster slip plates and turn plates allow for precise alignments while spring-loaded safety locks with automatic engagement capabilities allow for control and mobility even at sloping angles. Rolling jacks and adjustable locking positions provide options for an infinite amount of leveling.
Safe, Reliable, and Built to Last
Many of these models are independently certified by reputable organizations that have a solid name in the automotive industry. You can be sure that you’re getting a powerful tool with advanced capabilities when you invest in one of these units for your automotive needs.
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Frequently Asked Questions
What is the best type of 4 post heavy-duty lift?
The best types of 4 post heavy-duty lifts should have on-ramps between the rear posts so that everything from large vans to SUVs to cargo trucks can be driven onto the lift. All four tires should be supported directly when being lifted for both ease of use and safety. There should be automatic safety locking mechanisms as well.
Today's top industry picks that offer reliable manufacturing, great quality, and fantastic customer service are Atlas, BendPak, Challenger, iDeal, and Whip Industries.
What is the difference between a 4 post lift and a 4 post heavy-duty lift?
Your typical 4 post lift an be installed either in-home garage or professional shop. The majority of 4 post lifts not marked as heavy-duty are made to handle larger vehicles such as SUVs, pickup trucks, large vans, and station wagons.
4 post heavy-duty lifts are made for extremely large vehicles of up to 72,000 pounds such as buses, long-haul trucks, and construction vehicles.
How wide is a 4 post heavy-duty lift?
The average width of a 4 post heavy-duty lift is around 40 inches with higher-end 4 post heavy-duty lifts as wide as 172 inches.