A hook lift system that has hoist attached to medium duty or heavy duty two axle hook lift truck that allows the truck to pick up and exchange different bodies such as: debris boxes, flat beds, water tanks, ice removal, and many other custom container bodies. For the small company that may not be able to afford or doesn’t have the full time need for a flatbed truck, a dump truck, or equipment mover the Hook Lift system enables them have all of those for the fraction of the cost. Two Axle hook lift systems can range in size from a heavy duty pick-up truck such as a Ford or Chevy to a larger two axle commercial truck like a Peterbilt, Kenworth or International. Your best option for purchase maybe determined by the maximum amount of weight you need to carry. The larger two axle commercial trucks will have higher maintenance costs and different regulations but at the same time might open up more business opportunities.
Hook lift systems have other advantages as they are able to move in and out of tight spaces, you can drop them in exact positions and loading and unloading can be done without ever leaving the cab of the truck. Hook lifts are not without their disadvantages. If your business requires you to constantly load containers on grades, a hook lift system may not be your best option. For most companies however, a two axle hook lift truck can be profitable and a trusted business acquisition that will provide the capacity needed to get the job done.
At Charter Trucks, we can help you find a two axle hook lift truck that perfectly fits your needs. We offer three classes of reconditioning: Work Ready, Work Ready Plus and Value trucks.
We want to help you make the right choice. We’re here to educate and inform, and we encourage you to inspect the truck end to end, take it for a drive, load it, and even take it to a third party for inspection before you buy. We know the risks in buying something used, and we want to take as much of that risk out as possible, leaving you only with complete satisfaction.
Charter Trucks is led by an experienced team with more than 60 years of experience buying and selling used trucks. We understand that the trucking industry is the backbone of the country’s modern market economy, and we know that supporting that industry means having the right tools. We offer financing options and warranties on most of our trucks. If you have any questions, please call us at (707) 669-6202. Browse our current listings for two axle hook lift trucks and contact us if you’re interested in seeing one in person.