The Hercules 20K50 DD Digger Derrick is designed for stability, simplicity & ease of use for power line work, up to 90 foot poles, up to 36″ in diameter, 24,000 lbs maximum lift. 33,000+ GVWR single or tandem axle utility truck. 48′ sheave height, 15,000 lb turret winch is standard. 12,000 lb and 15,000 lb tip winches are available. Max side reach is 39 ft. Rotation is continuous, center mount is standard, and corner mount is available. Available outrigger configurations are A Frame or radial providing for an exceptionally stable platform.
A 12,000 ft lb single speed auger drive is standard; a 15,000 ft lb auger drive is available. Two Speed automatic augers are available as well. Digging radius is from 17 to 26 ft. Optional storage for augers up to 36″ diameter is available. Boom seat controls are full pressure all hydraulic controls. Lower controls and radio controls are available.
UTV International integrated our first digger derrick onto a tracked carrier in 1996. Since then UTV has engaged in a continual product improvement process that has resulted in the production of our 4th generation boom, the Hercules 20K50 DD Digger Derrick.
Our customers include many power companies, coops, telecom companies, DOTs and power line contractors. We service and support every machine we have ever made.