Genie GL™-8

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•   10 ft .5 in (3.06 m) maximum lifting height    
•   Up to 400 lbs (181 kg) load capacity


•   Portable and compact design
•   Rolls easily through a single door
•   Durable standard steel forks
•   8 in (20 cm) non-marking rear wheels and
2 in (5 cm) dual wheel front swivel casters
(standard and straddle base only)
•   5 in (12 cm) rear swivel casters with side
brakes and 4 in (10 cm) fixed front wheels
(counterweight base only)
•   Loads easily into a pickup truck
for transporting
•   Hold-down mechanism secures carriage
during transport


•   Standard winch
•   Reversible winch handle for easy storage

Productivity & Fork Options

•  Boom
•   Load platform
•   Aluminum ladder (standard and straddle
base only)*
•   Foot-release brake (standard and straddle
base only)


•   Heavy duty winch

Base Options

•   Standard base (GL-4, -8 only)
•   Straddle base (all units)
•   Counterweight base (GL-4, -8, -10 only)

Wheel/Caster Options

Straddle and standard base
•   10 in (25 cm) pneumatic rear wheels,
2.5 in (6.5 cm) front swivel casters
Straddle base
•   4 point caster option A: 4 in (10 cm)
rear swivel casters, 2 in (5 cm) front
swivel casters
•   4 point caster option B: 5 in (12 cm)
rear swivel casters, 2.5 in (6.5 cm) front swiverl casters


Max Lifting Height 10 ft 5 in
Capacity 400 lb
Stowed Height 5 ft 7.5 in
Machine Weight 145 lb


WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including engine exhaust (including diesel engine exhaust when equipped), lead and lead compounds, mineral oils, soots, phthalates, and carbon monoxide which are known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.