Tradequip 1001T 1200kg Engine Crane - Foldable

  • $595.00


This Australian Standards AS1418.5 approved TradeQuip "Made for the Trade" hydraulic engine crane has a 8 tonne long stroke lifting ram and double acting pump with a maximum load capacity of 1,200kg. Very simple to use the 'Quick-lift' double acting hydraulic pump is equipped with automatic safety valve to control the lowering speed under load. This double action 'Quicklift' design... works by lifting the load on the UP and DOWN stroke of the ram handle.

The jib extends to the desired lifting capacity of 250kg, 500kg, 750kg or 1200kg secured by a single locking pin. Mounted on 6 swivel castor wheels this engine crane has excellent manoeuvrability around the workshop. The lifting range is 0-2300mm so an engine can be lifted clear out of the engine bay with little effort. With great stability of its wide legs, this crane can also be used to lift machines or other heavy items, making for an excellent piece of equipment for the workshop or warehouse. It is also designed to quickly folds up when not in use to save space in the workshop. 
(Previous models include product code/s; 1000, 1000T, 1001)




  •  Ideal for automotive, light engineering and general workshops
  • Adjustable boom in four positions for lifting
  • Outrigger legs easily fold up for transport or storage
  • Six swivel castor wheels allow easy mobility
  • Double action 8,000kg long stroke hydraulic lifting ram
  • Overload Protection
  • Constructed of high-grade steel and built to exacting standards for quality and durability
  • Lead-free paint finish is applied after a thorough chemical wash to ensure a long-lasting finish and to help prevent rust
  • Paint is oil, grease and dirt-resistant for easy cleanup
  • Short lifting chain & hook with safety latch
  • Easily exceeds Australian Standards AS1418.5 requirements


  • Safe Working Capacity: 1,200kg (AS1418.5 approved)
  • Adjustable Boom: 250kg, 500kg, 750kg & 1200kg
  • Lifting Ram Capacity: 8,000kg >  Available as Spare Part: Product Code: 2008
  • Stabiliser Arms Clearance: 195mm
  • Dimensions: (Arms Ext): 2300(H) x 960(W) x 550(D)mm
  • See pic for boom length, height and capacity
  • Nett Weight: 85kg
  • Carton 1 of 2 : 1440 x 300 x 160mm (Weight: 59kg)
  • Carton 2 of 2 : 850 x 580 x 90mm (Weight: 32kg)

Intended Use

For regular professional use, to raise and/or lower passenger car engines and transmissions during service or repair work.

See Engine/Transmission Tilt Accessory for easier engine installations and removals

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About the TradeQuip brand

Our Flagship brand of garage and workshop equipment, TradeQuip is designed for use in a demanding garage and workshop environment by trade users. With proven and trusted “Made for the Trade” reliability, TradeQuip branded products offer the very best in performance for an affordable price. The TradeQuip range is covered by a 12 month trade use warranty.