Press Release Summary:
Model 9MP offers 15 ft working height, 500 lb total platform capacity and maneuverability using four 6 in. swivel casters. Side entry platform includes self-closing entry gate. Picker comes with maintenance-free battery, automatic 5 hr battery charger, and aluminum mast sections with guide system. Safety features include lanyard attachment anchor, 2 emergency stop controls, amber warning beacon, and descent alarm. Machine is ANSI, OSHA, and CSA compliant.
Original Press Release:
New JLG® Stock Picker Combines Safe Overhead Access with Efficient Use
McConnellsburg, PA, December 4, 2002 - JLG Industries, Inc. is introducing the new Model 9MP mini-stock picker for vertical access in distribution centers and for use by personnel in retail stores needing to reach overhead stock and signs or to perform maintenance tasks. The economically priced machine features a 15-ft. working height, 500-lbs. total platform capacity and exceptional maneuverability using four 6-in. swivel casters at the base corners. One of the casters is fitted with a directional lock.
Other features of JLG's new Model 9MP include a side entry platform with a self-closing entry gate, a maintenance-free battery, an automatic 5-hour battery charger and heavy-duty aluminum mast sections with a maintenance-free guide system.
A standard safety lanyard attachment anchor, two emergency stop controls, an amber warning beacon and descent alarm are added to its features. The machine is compliant with ANSI, OSHA and CSA Standards.
JLG Industries, Inc. is the world's leading producer of mobile aerial work platforms and a leading producer of telehandlers and telescopic hydraulic excavators marketed under the JLG® and Gradall® trademarks. Sales are made principally to rental companies and distributors that rent and sell the Company's products to a diverse customer base, which include users in the industrial, commercial, institutional and construction markets. JLG's manufacturing facilities are located in the United States and Belgium, with sales and service locations on six continents.
For more information regarding the new Model 9MP mini-stock picker, contact:
Mr. Gary Bisbee
VP - Vertical Lift Products
JLG Industries, Inc.
13224 Fountainhead Plaza
Hagerstown, MD 21642
TEL: (240) 420-8786
FAX: (240) 420-8717