Maeda MC285-2

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Technical Specifications



Power Source

Petrol or LPG

Max Working Height

8.7 m

Gross Weight

1770 (1950) kg

Maximum Swl
2.82 t

Maximum Working Radius

8.205 m


5.5 kw


360˚ (continuous)

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Performance at a glance

Max Working Height

8.7 m

Maximum Swl

2.82 t

Maximum Working Radius

8.205 m

Maeda MC285-2 – Mini Spider Crane

The Maeda MC285 has a narrow 750mm stowed width enabling it to fit through most standard doorways. With an impressive 2.82t lift capacity and optional 850kg searcher hook, this mini crane is perfect for glazing jobs.

Key features of this mini crane

  • Programmable Moment Limiter
  • Tilt Sensor/Alarm
  • Rubber Tracks
  • Remote Control
  • Will go through single doorway
  • Low Ground Pressure
  • Optional 850kg Searcher hook

The Maeda MC285 mini crane is a key machine in the Hird mini crane hire fleet. It can be combined with a range of mini crane attachments to carry out a wide range of tasks that require materials lifting and handling.

Sectors where clients benefit from this mini crane’s versatility include:

  • Construction
  • Glass installation
  • Facilities management
  • Factory maintenance

Hird can provide fully-trained mini crane operators, experienced in all the sectors above, to fulfil your lifting needs.

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Mini Crane Training from Hird

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Training can be delivered at one of the purpose-built Hird training centres, or at your own site, if facilities are suitable.

Most courses can be tailored to suit production requirements and business needs.

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