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  • What is a spider crane?
    A spider crane is a highly adaptable and flexible crane that features several outriggers resembling the legs of a spider. These cranes are specifically designed to operate in tight spaces and can be efficiently transported to different job sites, making them an ideal choice for lifting operations.
  • What is the difference between a spider crane and a mini crane?
    Spider and mini cranes are two lifting machines with a compact and versatile design. However, spider cranes are equipped with outriggers that resemble a spider's legs and offer a unique ability to establish stability in awkward positions compared to mini cranes, which have a more traditional crane design but a smaller footprint.
  • What are the applications of spider cranes and mini cranes?
    Spider cranes and mini cranes are ideal for various lifting applications, including: Confined / Restricted Space Inside Lifting Operations Industrial Plant Installations Construction Building materials Maintenance Glass installation Landscaping Machinery moving HVAC installations / AC installations Spa Pools Water Tanks & Pumps Stilling Vats Vehicle Bodies & Engines Hardwood beams & Building Trusses Heat Pumps Farm Impliments Playhouses & Sheds Landscaping Supplies Chiller units Baby grand pianos Tiny Homes / Cabins / Huts Portacoms Furniture / Outdoor Furniture Their compact size and versatility make them suitable for both indoor and outdoor projects in confined spaces or areas with limited access.
  • What types of mini cranes do you offer at McLeod?
    At McLeod, we offer a range of spider cranes and mini cranes, including: Jekko SPX532 - 3.2 Tonne Spider Crane Jekko SPX650 - 5 Tonne Mini Crane HalfPint - Fassi F50 - 2 Tonne Mini Crane Kato CR130RF - 13 Tonne City Crane McLeod also offers a range of mobile cranes from 13 Tonne to 350 Tonne.
  • What is the maximum lifting capacity of your cranes?
    The maximum lifting capacity of our cranes varies depending on the specific model. For Mini and Spider Cranes McLeod offer The Jekko SPX532 Spider Crane has a maximum lifting capacity of 3.2 tonnes, the Jekko SPX650 Mini Crane can lift up to 5 tonnes, the 2 Tonne Mini Crane "HalfPint" can lift up to 2 tonnes, and the Kato CR130RF City Crane has a maximum lifting capacity of 13 tonnes. McLeod Cranes also offer larger cranes from 13 Tonne to 350 Tonne.
  • Do you offer crane rental services?
    Yes, we offer crane rental services for our range of spider cranes, mini cranes, and city cranes. Our rental options include both short-term and long-term rentals, depending on your project requirements. Contact us to discuss your needs and receive a quote.
  • What is the minimum rental period for your cranes?
    Our mini and spider cranes are available for rental for a minimum of 4 hours plus delivery. Our Kato 13 Tonne crane, along with other larger cranes, can be rented for a minimum of 1 hour on weekdays, plus travel costs. On weekends, the minimum rental period is 3 hours. We understand that every project is unique and are happy to offer customized and flexible rental options to meet your specific requirements. Please feel free to contact us for more information.
  • How do I request a quote for crane rental or services?
    To request a crane rental or services quote, you can contact us by phone or through our website. Provide us with information about your project, including the type of crane you need, the duration of the rental, and any specific requirements. We'll respond with a detailed quote tailored to your needs.
  • What are your operating hours?
    Our operating hours vary depending on the specific project and customer requirements. We strive to be flexible and accommodate your needs. Don't hesitate to contact us to discuss your project's scheduling and operating hour requirements.
  • Do you offer emergency crane rental services?
    Yes, we offer emergency crane rental services to help you tackle unexpected situations and keep your project on track. Contact us as soon as possible to discuss your emergency needs, and we will work with you to find a solution.
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