Link-Belt LS-248H5

Crawler Crane Information

Max Cap 200 US Tons
Boom 50-280 ft
Luffing Jib Available
Winches 2

Link-Belt LS-248H5 Crane Overview and Specifications

Official Manufacturer Model Name: Link-Belt LS-248H5

The Link-Belt LS-248H5 is a hydraulic powered lattice boom crawler crane. It’s compact design and self-assembly make the crane great for projects in places that larger cranes can’t fit.

The LS-248H5 has a max. lifting capacity of 181.44 metric tons (200 U.S. tons). The conventional open throat boom can reach up to 85.34 m (280 ft). The combination of boom and jib the max. reach is 73.15 m + 30.48 m (240 ft + 100 ft) of offsettable jib for a tip height of 105 m (345 ft). The luffing attachment has a 38.56 metric tons (42.5 US tons) capacity with a 115.82 m (380 ft) luffing attachment with 360° 

The LS-248H5 features a high-power Cummins Isuzu AH-6HK1X 6 cylinder diesel engine with a 77-gallon fuel tank, pushing 284 HP/2,000 rpm. A variable displacement hydraulic system provides maximum reliability and precise load control. The hydraulic jacking system lifts the upper, lower frame, and tread members off the ground.

The crawler mounting lower frame is made of welded high strength steel. The side frames are removable and each frame comes with lifting brackets. The steering has an axial piston motor with a reduction gear located at the inner drive of each crawler side frame. Each side frame contains a pilot-controlled, bi‐​directional, axial piston motor, and a planetary gear reduction unit to provide positive control under all load conditions.

The cab has an ergonomic design and insulated against noise and vibration giving the operator comfort for those long working hours. The seat can be adjusted six ways, the boom hoist control is operated using a hand and foot throttle. A PAT DS-350 rated capacity limiter is standard.

If you are interested in learning more about the Link-Belt LS-248H5, please contact one of Bigge’s sales professionals at 1 (888) 897-2444.