Hydraulic jacks are used in a wide range of industrial areas, primarily motor and workshops environments, one type of hydraulic jack is the bottle jack.
What is a bottle jack?A bottle jack is called so due to its similarity in shape to a bottle. It features a hydraulic ram, working on a single action piston which coverts energy into motion to allow the object to be moved or raised, allowing for a reasonable amount of height clearance.
What is the benefit of a bottle jack?Bottle jacks are versatile in the applications they can be used for; this is because they are ideal for a wide range of industries including:
- Power plants
- And ship building
What capacities of bottle jack are available?The bottle jacks have a capacity of between 2 tonnes to 50 tonnes.
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