EZ Crauler

EZ Crauler Ride-On Unit

Rugged Ride-On Unit for Utility Pole Construction on Challenging Terrain

Conquer the Elements

Our EZ Crauler unit was developed for utility pole installation in a diverse set of geological conditions, including but not limited to; mountain regions, deserts, river beds, forest areas, hurricane relief efforts, and rebuilding quickly after an earthquake.

EZ Crauler - Rugged Ride-On Unit

Power and Manuverability

We are voted "Best Quality" in the industry.  That doesn't stop us from continuing to improve and lead the industry.  Not because we want recognition or accolades, but because we want you to have the best possible equipment to help you with your dangerous job.
Highly Developed

All-In-One design means you have the right tool in the right place at the right time.

Innovative

Our quality craftsmanship offers the best in quality track systems for maximum power and maneuverability.

Flexible

Robust controls provide superior utility pole construction.

Safety

Exceeding expectations and finding new ways to protect our most valuable resource... you!

Features

  • 5500 lb. lifting capacity with overload protection
  • 3000 lb. transport capacity
  • 5000 ft-lbs Auger torque with 2.5" hex Kelly bar
  • Insulated to 46 KV category C
  • ANSI A10.31 compliant
  • Full continuous rotation and 360º work zone
  • Auger stored on side of boom
  • 43 ft. sheave height
  • Lower tool circuit with reel
  • Very light ground footprint at 4psi
  • Ability to travel 30º slopes and 20º side to side
  • Fully proportional remote control
  • Positive +80º boom elevation to -10º boom elevation
  • Ability to carry pole to jobe site
  • Hydraulic Pole Guide
  • Bed space for carrying transformers to the job site

Options
  • Commander Seat
  • Lower Tool Reel
  • Recovery Winch 
General Specifications
  • General
  • 43 ft. work height
  • Full 360º continuous rotation
  • Full 360º non-zone rated work area
  • 5500 lb. Lifting capacity
  • Meets or exceeds ANSI A92.2-2001, A10.31-2006, and SAE requirements
  • Meets 46kv Category C dielectric qualifications
  • Complete test documentation provided upon request
  • Pin on a bucket with 300 lb.Cap. 45. ft working height (optional)
  • Capacity
  • Chassis
  • Transport capacity is 3000 lbs. 
  • Crane 
  • Maximum lifting capacity is 5500 lbs.
  • Engine
  • Make 
  • Kubota
  • Horsepower
  • 75@2700
  • Fasteners
  • SAE grade eight or greater 
  • Finish Coating
  • Primer
  • Two part rust inhibitive epoxy type
  • Paint 
  • Two part polyurethane enamel type
  • All paint applied with an electrostatic paint system
  • Chassis
  • Outrigger: Hydraulic
  • Telescopic design with no manual extension sections
  • Integral holding valves (2 per cylinder)
  • Will not operate during crane operation
  • Meets or exceeds ANSI stability requirements 
  • Full 360º work zone stability 
  • Interlock optional (Standard when ordered with Bucket Assy.)
  • Hydraulic Pole Guide With Hydraulic Tilt Adjustment 
  • Crane
  • Excessive load limiting system (ELLS)
  • Limit possible overload of crane if operated beyond safe recommendations
  • Functions controlled by ELLS
  • Extension out
  • Boom up
  • Winch up
  • Auger dig
  • Functions to relieve ELLS
  • Extension in
  • Winch down 
  • Auger clean
  • Cylinder holding valves 
  • Integral-mounted counter balance valve located in the base of cylinder
  • Prevents sudden cylinder collapse due to hose breakage or other component failure
  • Controls the maximum speed while retraction of cylinder 
  • Cylinders controlled by holding valves
  • Extension
  • Boom
  • Wear Pads
  • Replaceable
  • On all required surfaces
  • Controls 
  • Wireless 
  • Radios
  • Frequency
  • 903-926.5 MHz
  • Type  
  • Spread Spectrum frequency hopping
  • Transmitter 
  • Automatically shuts off after 60 minutes
  • CAN cable  equipped
  • Removable battery  with spare
  • Receiver 
  • Voltage 
  • 12 volt D.C.
  • Charger
  • Voltage
  • 12 volt D.C.
  • 120 volt A.C.
  • Control Valve 
  • Individual operated compensatory
  • Functions to be unaffected by the operations of others
  • Sized to match flow of actuator 
  • Prevents backpressure during operation
  • Rack and pinion lever actuator 
  • Smooth operation
  • Unloading valve
  • Unloads pressure during non-operation
  • Built in pressure relief 
  • Protects functions from over-pressure
  • Override controls
  • Operations if remote failure occurs
  • Manual controls
  • Backup override
  • All crane functions
  • Type 
  • Lever
  • Main Boom
  • 80º to -10º hydraulic boom elevation
  • Extensions
  • Three hydraulically operated steel sections
  • One hydraulic fiberglass extension
  • Winch
  • Planetary gear
  • Brake 
  • Mechanical
  • Winch line
  • Equipped with 9/16 in. fiber rope
  • 32,000 lb. tensile strength 
  • 5:1 safety factor 
  • Minimal UV damage
  • Dielectric rate
  • Resistant to passage  of electric current
  • Rating based of good, dry, and clean rope
  • Rotation
  • Turntable roller bearing
  • Continuous rotation
  • Hydraulic Tool Circuit
  • Couplers 
  • Flush face
  • Rating 
  • 2400psi maximum
  • 12 gallons  per minute 
  • Location 
  • One set 
  • Crane boom
  • One set 
  • Crane mast
  • One set 
  • Lower frame 
  • Auger: Stored on side of boom with latching mechanism for transport
  • Drive 
  • 5000 ft/lbs. torque
  • Bit 
  • 18 inch (standard) with Kelly Bar
  • 2.5 inch input collar 
  • Travel Speed 
  • Low (mph)
  • 3.70
  • High (mph)
  • 7.00
  • Stability
  • Gradeability
  • 30º
  • Fuel Capacity (gal.)
  • 20.0
  • Chassis
  • Length: 17'6"
  • Height: 8'5"
  • Width 7'7"
  • Weight 16,500 lbs.
  • Tracks: 11'6" x 20"
  • Ground Pressure 4psi

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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    Dimensions
    • Length -- Overall, length, including crane, is 17ft. (5.2M). Chassis length is 10' - 6"(3.2M).
    • Length with outriggers fully extended is 13' - 6"(4.1M)
    • Width -- Overall, width of the tracks extended is 51" (132cm). Width without the tracks extended is 35.5" (90cm).
    • Width with the outriggers fully extended is 11ft (3.35M).
    • Height -- Overall, height, including crane, is 6' - 10" (2.1M). Chassis height is 47" (103cm).
    • Height with the outriggers fully extended is 62" (124.44cm).
    Other Features
    • Pin on bucket with 300 lb. (135kg) capacity - 44 ft. (13.4M) working height
    • Crawler tracks - Rubber 12' (30 cm) wide, five idler wheels on each side.
    • Crawler Drive Motors - Integrated orbit hydraulic motor with single stage planetary drive gear.
    • Transport Bed - 47"L x 35.5"W (124cm L x 90cm W), Capacity: 3000 lbs. (1135kg)
    • Controls: Wireless Radio Remote
    • Main Boom: 80 degree about to -10 degree below horizontal hydraulic boom elevation
    • Extensions: Three hydraulically operated steel sections and one manually extended fiberglass section with hydraulic pole guide.
    • Winch line, equipped with 9/16" 100ft. (12m) polyester ropes.
    • Auger: stored on side of boomwith latching mechanism for transport
    • Auger Drive: Sealed planetary gear reduction - 3500 ft. /lbs. (3745 N-M) torque. (5000 ft./lbs. optional)
    • Auger Bit: 18" (46 cm) diameter standard with 2" hex output shaft. (2.5" optional)