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Glikr Machinery specializes in the design and manufacture of high performance material handling boom attachments for all makes and models of earthmoving equipment.

Our goal in designing efficient material handling solutions is to help our customers "increase productivity" when handling bulk materials. Our material handling boom is designed from the ground up, transforming it from a standard excavator into a highly sophisticated machine. The most attractive proposition of the excavator-based machine is its fully hydraulic control, which makes it easier to operate and less costly to operate and maintain than any traditional crane-based material handling machine.

Applications for material handling booms are.

High volume bulk material handling.

Ideal for loading and unloading bulk cargo at the dock.

Replacing cable operated material handling machines.

The distinguishing features of Glikr Machinery's material handling boom are

Wide and long crawler tracks for stability.

Elevated structure with safety platform and handrails.

Automatic interlocking to prevent the machine from moving while the moving arm and boom are running.

Articulated cab for excellent aerial visibility.

Long front reach for maximum range.

Material handling equipment for installation on machines from 15 tons to 120 tons. 

These conversions can include any of the following additions.

Swan neck gripper arm.

Single arm straightening / semi-straightening.

Dual/single underslung cylinders.

Hydraulically raised cabs.

Fixed raised cab.

Longer/wider landing gear.

Extra counterweights.

Extra sidewalk.

Camera system.

Flip-top/re-handling grabs

We manufacture material handling booms and grabs for all types of excavators. They are mainly used for handling metal scrap, industrial scrap and garbage, and for loading and unloading materials on barges.

We can design and manufacture a variety of long booms in the range (12 to 35 meters) to your requirements, offering high quality products at the best prices.

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Here are ten frequently asked questions and answers about material handling booms:

1. What is a material handling boom?

A material handling boom is a device that is used to lift and move heavy objects, typically in industrial settings such as warehouses or construction sites.

2. What are the types of material handling booms available?

Material handling booms come in different types such as knuckle booms, telescoping booms, fixed booms, and articulating booms.

3. What factors should I consider when choosing a material handling boom?

Some of the factors to consider include the weight capacity, reach, height, and maneuverability of the boom. You should also consider the specific needs of your operation and the type of materials you will be handling.

4. How much does a material handling boom cost?

The cost of a material handling boom varies depending on the type of boom, its features, and the manufacturer. Glikr can provide a quote based on your specific requirements.

5. Can I get a warranty for my material handling boom?

Yes, Glikr offers warranties on their material handling booms. The length and terms of the warranty will depend on the specific product.

6. How can I purchase a material handling boom from Glikr?

You can contact Glikr through our website or by phone to discuss your requirements and get a quote. Once you agree on the terms and pricing, you can place an order and arrange for delivery.

7. How long does it take to deliver a material handling boom?

Delivery times will vary depending on your location and the specific product you order. Glikr can provide an estimated delivery time when you place your order.

8. Can Glikr provide installation and training services for the material handling boom?

Yes, Glikr offers installation and training services for their material handling booms. This can help ensure that the boom is installed properly and that your employees know how to operate it safely.

9. What kind of maintenance is required for a material handling boom?

Regular maintenance, such as lubrication and inspection, is required to ensure that the material handling boom operates safely and efficiently. Glikr can provide maintenance recommendations based on the specific product you purchase.

10. What should I do if I have a problem with my material handling boom?

If you experience any issues with your material handling boom, you should contact Glikr as soon as possible. We can provide support and advice on how to resolve the issue and arrange for repairs if necessary.