Tie rod jib cranes

Tie rod jib cranes are ideal for workstations with repetitive tasks. They are also our most affordable jib cranes. While they require more overhead clearance, they rotate a little more easily than cantilever jib cranes. Their rotation may be limited to 220 degrees, but tie rod jib cranes are less expensive than other models.

Free-standing or wall-mounted

Frontenac Technologies tie rod jib cranes can be free-standing or wall-mounted. The free-standing models are anchored to a concrete floor. Wall-mounted tie rod jib cranes are anchored to a wall or column. They are ideal when floor space is limited, to maximize the work area for personnel.


  • Capacity: up to 1,000 lb. (500 kg)
  • Rotation: 240 degrees
  • Span: up to 16 feet, with height under boom of 12 feet

Option – Mobile (portable base) :

  • Capacity: up to 500 lb. (250 kg) – very useful with box gripper, ideal for palletizing
  • Two mobile bases are available :
    • On wheels (moved by an operator) or on legs (moved by a lift truck)


  • Capacity: up to 1,000 lb. (500 kg)
  • Rotation: 220 degrees
  • Span: up to 14 feet

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