This Tadano ATF 70G-4 of MSG from Kehl (DE) was used as assist crane by the Grove GMK6400 during a job in Ravensburg (DE). The Tadano errected the luffing jib on the Grove and is loading in the meantime the trucks with the parts of the tower cranes that were dismantled that day.
It is a 70 tonne crane on a 4 axle crane carrier.
The outrigger base measures 7.8 x 6.4 meters, or half 7.8 x 4.4 meters. The undercarriage is powered by a Mercedes-Benz OM 501 LA, a 6 cylinder diesel engine with 435 hp. The engine drives 3 of the 4 axles, all axles are steerable.
Packed has this crane a 12.5 meter length, a 2.66 meter breadth and a 3.85 meter height. During the transport over the road has the crane a 48 tonne transport mass.
The crane is fitted with 15 tonnes of counterweight, that has a 3.45 meter tailswing.
On the rear of the chassis is hanging a large box with wood and lifting tools. The superstructure is powered by a Mercedes-Benz OM 924 LA, a 4 cylinder diesel engine with 129 hp. The engine powers two hydraulic pumps, with them are the crane functions operated.
This ATF 70G-4 has a main boom with an 11 meter base length and extends 4 times to a 44 meter length. The main boom can be extended with a double folding jib with a 9 or 16 meter length. It is possible to mount the jib under a 0, 20 or 40 degree angle. Optionally the jib can be adjusted between 0 and 40 degrees with an hydraulic system.
A very sharp crane in the fresh colors of MSG!