Tools and Equipment
Bronto Skylift to showcase SI-197 HDT and S-173 XDT at ICUEE 2015
By Renée Francoeur
July 28, 2015 – Bronto Skylift says it will be showing and demonstrating model SI-197 HDT insulated aerial and the new S-173 XDT with Bronto Skylift +4 operating system at the International Construction and Utility Equipment Exposition (ICUEE) on Sept. 29 through to Oct. 1, 2015 in Louisville, Ky.
Mounted on a TOR 8×6 all wheel steer chassis, the SI-197 HDT is an insulated aerial capable of barehand work on power lines up to 765 Kv AC and 560 Kv DC. It features 197-ft of working height and 1000-lb capacity from its standard 6-1/2-ft by 3-ft platform.
The heavy duty S-173 XDT is mounted on an 6×6 Peterbuilt chassis and offers a 173-ft working height, 100-ft horizontal outreach and features a 1400-lb capacity in its over 23-sf standard platform. The S-173 XDT at ICUEE will showcase the latest in Bronto’s computerized operating and maintenance technologies and introduce enhanced remote data collection capabilities, Bronto Skylift stated.