The GF-8 Crane System is an industry standard in modular rideable and remote cranes. It‘s versatile, durable and provides unmatched ease of movement and steady crane moves. The simple rigging assembly and fast set up make the GF-8 extremely popular. By adding the Xten Kit, the standard GF-8 crane can be extended to a GF-8 Xten Crane providing extra height and lift range.
The GF-8 Xten Crane System is a standard GF-8 Crane plus the Xten Kit. It has a double, rod rigging system, a higher pivot height, an extra weight bucket and a longer rear end section than the standard GF-8.
The GFM GF-14 - 43' Crane is a modular, rideable and remote crane system. It is designed and engineered incorporating the most modern technology. The result is a state of the art crane system, which addresses the demands of any crane or camera operator. Already in use throughout the world, the GFM GF-14 - 43' is the answer.
The GFM GF-14 - 43' Base Dolly is equipped with independent, double ended steering providing excellent manoeuvrability in the studio or on location. Each of the 4 foam filled tyres has a dedicated, push-down brake ensuring immediate securing of the base on tailgates or when moving around on set.
**Platform (manned operation) **
2 persons = 9m / 30' 1 person = 10.5m / 34'
85kg / 187lbs = 12.3m / 40' 60kg / 132lbs = 13m / 43'
Removable leveling jacks are available for use on uneven terrain providing a secure means to level the base. The leveling jacks also allow cranking up of the base to lay track underneath. * The 4x4 track wheels provide smooth tracking shots and an unparalleled, ease of movement under heavy payloads.
Two utensil trays can be attached to the sides of the mounting column providing neat storage of camera and remote head accessories.