Jacks: Stability You Can Rely On
Our portfolio of robust tripod and axle jacks are designed for simple, straightforward operation. With load capacities ranging from 5 to 120 tons and advanced sealing technology for reliable operation, we have the right jack for your application. If you don’t see what you’re looking for, ask us. We’re here to help and can design a solution to meet your needs.
Axle Jacks: Powerful Leverage for Aircraft Maintenance
Axle jacks provide your technicians with the access they need to maintain or repair wheels, tires, brakes and struts. Solair’s jacks range in size from 5 to 95 tons and our engineers are versed in ensuring that you have the right product for the aircraft in your hangar.
Hand Carry or Fly Away
Our Hand Carry jacks raise loads from 5 to 30 tons and are equipped with a retractable handle. They weigh 50 to 80 lbs. Next we have our Fly Away jacks. They are the subcompact version of our alligator jacks, having the ability to support similar loads, but are lighter in weight for easy portability. Fly away jacks can easily fit into tight spaces, as their base is 9 inches wide or less. Manual pump is standard with an option for air assist.
T-shaped axle jacks, known as alligator jacks, are made to lift commercial aircraft, with load ratings of 30 to 95 tons, to access and maintain the landing gear. Alligator jacks weigh approximately 350 lbs and our standard products are 36 inches in width and 60 inches in length. A manual pump is standard with an option for air assist.
Our jacks come with optional features that include load gauges, air operated hydraulic pumps, rain hats, and we can custom paint your jack.
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We build them and repair them, so you have a one stop source for your jack requirements.
Jacks really take a beating. Crews demand a lot from their jacks, and may leave them outside or ignore hydraulic leaks until the jack just doesn’t work any longer.
Send us your jacks for repair. Our technicians work with all major brands. We’ll replace seals, broken parts, and any other worn components.
We’ll load test the jack and label it, so it will go back into rotation quickly.
Tripod Jacks: Elevating the Aircraft
Tripod jacks stabilize the aircraft at the nose, wings, and tail and range from 5 to 120 ton load carrying capacity. Tall tripod jacks come with built-in ladders for ease of use. Spring castors are used for easy placement and release once the lifting process commences.
Our jacks include options, such as load gauges, air operated hydraulic pumps, rain hats, swivel feet, and custom paint.
5 Ton Capacity Tripod Jacks
Range in height from 26 to 38 inches with an extension screw of 9 to 10 inches. Total lift ranges from 52.375 inches to 81 inches.
10 Ton Capacity Tripod Jacks
Range in height from 29 to 118 inches with an extension screw of 16 inches to 18 inches. Total lift ranges from 83 inches to 189 inches.
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Learn more about the axle and tripod jacks that we build by downloading our catalog. Have a question? Call or email us, and we’ll get you an answer.