Altec Launches New Tracked Aerial Device

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Aug. 3, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Altec is excited to announce the release of the TDA58, an insulating (category C) tracked aerial device ruggedly designed and major component protected for use in the tree care, utility and construction industries.

This telescopic double articulating aerial device provides 63 feet of working height and, with its slim design, can fit through a 36 inch gate. The TDA58's compact, yet rugged design makes it the ideal product for work in harsh tree care conditions, as well as residential applications.

With a 36-foot side reach, the unit can operate front to back on a 20 degree slope. The quick set up time of this product gives operators the ability to begin work quickly and without interruption.

Design Features:

  • Load sense hydraulic system with pilot operated upper controls
  • Multiplex electric over hydraulic carrier and lower controls
  • Two speed proportional track
  • Three function ISO-Grip controller in the platform with two additional individual levers
  • Hydraulically extending radial outriggers

With the combined productivity and safety of the TDA58, customers are provided the best value and benefits of a tracked, insulating aerial device available in the market today.

To learn more about Altec equipment, call 866-966-2969 or visit

Altec is a leading equipment and service provider for the electric utility, lights and signs, telecommunications, contractor, and tree care markets. The company provides products and services in more than 100 countries throughout the world.

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CONTACT: Andy Price Market Manager Altec Inc. 704 477-1926

Source:Altec Inc.