This handbook is intended to serve as a guide to the owner in properly planning his projects and for the operator to
achieve optimum performance of the unit.
While the modern hydraulic crane is exceptionally easy to physically control, its high degree of maneuverability and
extreme ranges of operation require that the operator be alert and professionally capable.
To be a professional crane operator who can perform his task in a safe and efficient manner, he must have a thorough
operational knowledge of the equipment. He must also have the judgment required for avoidance of all potentially