Mobile Column Auto Lifts, Bus Lifts and Truck Lifts

Mobile Column Automotive Lifts

18,000, 24,000 & 30,000 lb Capacity Automotive Lifts

With a per column capacity rating of 16,000 to 30,000 lbs. Per post, the MP Series lifts range from 32,000 to 240,000 lbs. Easily positioned by one person, the MP series lifts can turn any flat area into a productive work bay.

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MP-18, MP-18W, MP-18DC, MP-24, MP-24W, MP-30, MP-30W

SMART AUTO LIFTS

  • All columns operate together, individually or can be divided into separate pairs.
  • All columns act as control columns to raise or lower vehicles.
  • 67” lifting stroke for tall mechanics.
  • Adjustable lifting forks accommodate the widest range of wheels from 13” to 24” for up to 48” diameter tires (wider carriages optional for larger tires). No wheel reducer sleeves needed.
  • Optional Auto Frame adaptor available for passenger cars & light trucks.
  • Sealed rollers on the wheels for easy movement of the columns.
  • Hydraulic operation (no screw drives) for efficient, fast & easy lifting.
  • Barrel type roller bearings on carriages for a lifetime of trouble free service (no plastic slide blocks or plastic rollers).
  • Sealed roller bearings on carriages for a lifetime of trouble free service (no plastic slide blocks or plastic rollers).
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    Check out the Anatomy of a Mobile Column Lift

  • 208-240 volt 3 phase standard, also optional 440/460 volt or single phase, or 24 volt DC operation.
  • Communication and electrical cables disconnect at both ends.
  • Manual safety over-ride permits columns to be lowered in a power outage without using hand cranks.
  • 18,000, 24,000 or 30,000 lb. capacity columns.
  • Mix 15” & 22” fork models to safely raise all vehicles & fully contact tire surface.
  • Low profile fork angle for easy positioning of columns, especially for floatation tires.
  • Mix different capacity columns for heavy axle vehicles.
SAFE VEHICLE HOISTS

  • 19 safety lock positions spaced every 3” starting at 12”.
  • Locking pins prevent movement of adjustable forks.
  • Pallet jack style DUAL STEERING WHEELS lower when weight is applied (vs.spring loaded steering wheels which can cause columns to roll when not loaded.)
  • Low mounting of power units means low center of gravity which makes moving the columns easier vs. topple prone “top heavy” columns.
  • 15” lifting forks handle wide tires or 22” long forks for raising BOTH dual rear tires (22” forks reduce capacity to by 2,000 lbs.)
STRONG TRUCK LIFTS

Front to rear bumper adaptor slips over the forks to allow vehicles to be raised front to rear by the bumpers.

  • 18,000, 24,000 or 30,000 lb.capacity columns mean Mohawk lifts vehicles other brands won’t.
  • Column construction made of 5 3/4” or 7” USA made, [ shaped fork lift channel sections. Mohawk does not use I-beam, H-beam, bent sheet metal or rectangular tubing for structural integrity.
  • Carriages ride on roller bearings for smooth steady lifting. No plastic slide blocks or plastic rollers.
  • Larger capacities & wider carriages available.
24 VOLT DC OPERATED LIFT

24 VOLT DC OPERATION FOR COMPLETE PORTABILITY! Mohawk’s 24 volt D.C. (battery operated) mobile lift features the same heavy duty column, retractable wheels, adjustable lifting forks, and available options of Mohawk’s 220/440 volt mobile lift.

  • Mohawk’s simple to operate and simple to understand control consoles are the same on all posts.
  • Any post will raise, lower, or park (lock) the lift.
  • Each post is equipped with an emergency stop button to turn the lift off. Each column equipped with a switch to operate all columns, pairs or a single column.
  • Lift notifies operator when batteries need to be charged, communications are halted, stops haven’t been released and many other user functions.
  • Easily programmed, password protected, auto height limiter for low ceiling shops.

MP Series Specs

LEARN MORE ABOUT MOBILE COLUMN LIFT OPTIONS & ACCESSORIES

Learn more about our other lift options & accessories:
Safety Weight Gauge Tool – A Scale For Your Lift
TD1000AH & TD2000 High Rise Tire Dolly
ST-2000N 2000lb Capacity Lifting Jack

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FIND OUT MORE ABOUT DETAILED COMPETITIVE FEATURES

18,000, 24,000 & 30,000 lb Capacity Automotive Lifts

With a per column capacity rating of 16,000 to 30,000 lbs. Per post, the MP Series lifts range from 32,000 to 240,000 lbs. Easily positioned by one person, the MP series lifts can turn any flat area into a productive work bay.

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Certified Models: MP-18, MP-18W, MP-18DC, MP-24, MP-24W, MP-30, MP-30W

Automotive Lift Design

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  • All columns operate together, individually or can be divided into separate pairs.
  • All columns act as control columns to raise or lower vehicles.
  • 67” lifting stroke for tall mechanics.
  • Adjustable lifting forks accommodate the widest range of wheels from 13” to 24” for up to 48” diameter tires (wider carriages optional for larger tires). No wheel reducer sleeves needed.
  • Optional Auto Frame adaptor available for passenger cars & light trucks.
  • Sealed rollers on the wheels for easy movement of the columns.
  • Hydraulic operation (no screw drives) for efficient, fast & easy lifting.
  • Barrel type roller bearings on carriages for a lifetime of trouble free service (no plastic slide blocks or plastic rollers).
  • Sealed roller bearings on carriages for a lifetime of trouble free service (no plastic slide blocks or plastic rollers).
  • 208-240 volt 3 phase standard, also optional 440/460 volt or single phase, or 24 volt DC operation.
  • Communication and electrical cables disconnect at both ends.
  • Manual safety over-ride permits columns to be lowered in a power outage without using hand cranks.
  • 18,000, 24,000 or 30,000 lb. capacity columns.
  • Mix 15” & 22” fork models to safely raise all vehicles & fully contact tire surface.
  • Low profile fork angle for easy positioning of columns, especially for floatation tires.
  • Mix different capacity columns for heavy axle vehicles.

24 VOLT DC OPERATED LIFT

24 VOLT DC OPERATION FOR COMPLETE PORTABILITY! Mohawk’s 24 volt D.C. (battery operated) mobile lift features the same heavy duty column, retractable wheels, adjustable lifting forks, and available options of Mohawk’s 220/440 volt mobile lift.

  • Mohawk’s simple to operate and simple to understand control consoles are the same on all posts.
  • Any post will raise, lower, or park (lock) the lift.
  • Each post is equipped with an emergency stop button to turn the lift off. Each column equipped with a switch to operate all columns, pairs or a single column.
  • Lift notifies operator when batteries need to be charged, communications are halted, stops haven’t been released and many other user functions.
  • Easily programmed, password protected, auto height limiter for low ceiling shops.

Mohawk Safety Systems

  • 19 safety lock positions spaced every 3” starting at 12”.
  • Locking pins prevent movement of adjustable forks.
  • Pallet jack style DUAL STEERING WHEELS lower when weight is applied (vs.spring loaded steering wheels which can cause columns to roll when not loaded.)
  • Low mounting of power units means low center of gravity which makes moving the columns easier vs. topple prone “top heavy” columns.
  • 15” lifting forks handle wide tires or 22” long forks for raising BOTH dual rear tires (22” forks reduce capacity to by 2,000 lbs.)

Check out the anatomy of a Mobile Column Lift

Mobile Column Lift Cutaway Image

Lift Operation

  • 18,000, 24,000 or 30,000 lb.capacity columns mean Mohawk lifts vehicles other brands won’t.
  • Column construction made of 5 3/4” or 7” USA made, [ shaped fork lift channel sections. Mohawk does not use I-beam, H-beam, bent sheet metal or rectangular tubing for structural integrity.
  • Carriages ride on roller bearings for smooth steady lifting. No plastic slide blocks or plastic rollers.
  • Larger capacities & wider carriages available.

Features & Images

Safety Locks

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19 locking positions spaced every 3”, with ability to ‘park’ the load on the mechanical safety locks.

24 VOLT DC OPERATED LIFT

Deep Cycle Batteries

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Twin 12 volt, deep cycle, maintenance free US made batteries. Each column equipped with a 10 amp, 110 volt battery charger for quickly recharging the batteries. One battery charge is good for 30+ cycles and will still leave the batteries at 75% power.

Options & Accessories

SAFETY WEIGHT GAUGE

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  • Aides vehicle diagnosis by measuring weight within 5% of accuracy
  • Keeps technicians and equipment safe by not overloading your lift
  • Installed directly into the hydraulic system
  • Gauge allows techs to know the lift is locked on the mechanical locks
Learn more about the weight gauge.

Rough Specifications

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