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Scissor lifts are a type of aerial work platform used by industrial and construction teams, but they are also commonly used for residential tasks. Read on to find out the latest news, tips, and tutorials related to scissor lifts.

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What Is a Scissor Lift? Explanation, Uses, and Types

What Is a Scissor Lift? Explanation, Uses, and Types

A scissor lift is a mobile scaffold used to raise people and materials. The platform goes up and down using crisscrossed beams that move in a scissor-like way.

Scissor Lift Safety Per OSHA and ANGI Guidelines

Scissor Lift Safety Per OSHA and ANGI Guidelines

The Cost to Rent a Scissor Lift by City

The Cost to Rent a Scissor Lift by City

How Much Does A Scissor Lift Weigh?

How Much Does A Scissor Lift Weigh?

How To Operate a Scissor Lift

How To Operate a Scissor Lift

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Boom Lifts vs. Scissor Lifts: What Are the Differences?

Boom Lifts vs. Scissor Lifts: What Are the Differences?

Boom lifts and scissor lifts often get confused, but there are many distinct differences. For example, boom lifts attain a greater vertical reach and can also move horizontally.
Boom Lifts vs. Scissor Lifts: What Are the Differences?

Scissor Lift Sizes: How To Choose the Right Height

Scissor Lift Sizes: How To Choose the Right Height

Scissor lifts can range from a working height of 19 feet to 50 feet. We'll explain what to consider when selecting a scissor lift and the cost of one.
Scissor Lift Sizes: How To Choose the Right Height

How Does a Scissor Lift Work?

How Does a Scissor Lift Work?

Learn how a scissor lift works with our animated guide that breaks down each part, explains the different types of power sources and more.
How Does a Scissor Lift Work?

5 Types of Scissor Lifts & Their Uses in Construction

5 Types of Scissor Lifts & Their Uses in Construction

Picking the right scissor lift is crucial to meeting your project needs. Here we discuss 5 types of scissor lifts and their applications, sizes, and fuel types.
5 Types of Scissor Lifts & Their Uses in Construction

Scissor Lifts: What Counts as ‘Rough Terrain’?

Scissor Lifts: What Counts as ‘Rough Terrain’?

Scissor lifts are the most popular kind of aerial work platforms. Here's a guide on scissor lifts and what constitutes a rough terrain lift.
Scissor Lifts: What Counts as ‘Rough Terrain’?

Do You Really Want to Buy that Scissor or Boom Lift? Why Renting is a Better Option

Do You Really Want to Buy that Scissor or Boom Lift? Why Renting is a Better Option

The question about whether to buy or rent when it comes to heavy construction equipment has long been debated among industry professionals.  Renting or buying is one of the most important financial decisions that construction companies have to make.
Do You Really Want to Buy that Scissor or Boom Lift? Why Renting is a Better Option

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