The X-Boom line is a niche product offering. Bil/JaxHaulotte Group, known as a company that understands the needs of the customer and for providing the equipment to satisfy those needs, currently offers two models of the X-Boom Self-Propelled lifts with a third on the way in 2009.
The 45XA X-Boom is an articulating self-propelled boom lift that has a 51 ft (15.6 m) working height and 27 ft (8.2 m) of maximum outreach. The weight of the 45XA is less than 4,580 lbs. (2,077 kg). The 45XA matches industry standards with 45% gradeability, 3.5 mph (5.6 km/h) drive speed, and four-wheel drive capabilities. Hydraulic outriggers have replaced the heavy counterweights found on conventional self-propelled machines. Set-up is complete in less than 30 seconds.
There are currently 2 models available in the X-Boom family. There is the 45XA and the 36XT is a Telescopic Self-Propelled lift with 43 ft (13.4 m) of working height and a 32 ft (9.8 m) maximum outreach. To continue to grow the X-Boom family of products, a larger articulatinf X-Boom require no commercial driver”s license for towing.
Innovation, creativity, and imagination have allowed Haulotte Group to become a global manufacturer of people and material lifting equipment. With the acquisition of BilJax, one of the most recognized names in the rental industry, the product line has expanded to include frame, system, and utility scaffolds, trailer mounted boom lifts, vertical and material lifts, contractor equipment and event staging and seating. Together, Haulotte Group and BilJax complete a full line of access equipment for North America and the World.