Allows safe and efficient handling of the complete aerator as well as its individual components. The unique power section swivel feature allows effortless rotation when transitioning to and from a horizontal maintenance/transport position and a vertical operating position. The Lifting Saddle also doubles as an attachment device for optional accessories including the Remote Greasing system, Lifting Sling and Equipment Identifier.
The remote greasing system allows re-greasing of motor bearings from outside the basin or from the safety of an otterpontoon – Safe Access Platform. Typically fitted to aerators mounted on swing-arms where the aerator can be rotated adjacent the basin wall for service. The Lifting cable allows easy crane connection from outside the basin or from an otterdock – Safe Docking Platform. The Equipment Identifier allows easy identification of equipment from the shore.