Celebrating their 30th year in business, BIK is an industry leader in large knuckleboom cranes and grapplesaw trucks. Offering the PM line of knuckleboom cranes and the BIK Tree-Care series grapplesaw trucks.
BIK TC-70 Grapplesaw Crane
Reach: 70 feet Lifting Class: 23 ton/m
The BIK TC-70 knuckleboom crane has 6 hydraulic extensions with a horizontal reach of 57 feet and a vertical reach of 70 feet with a Mecanil grapple saw. This crane is best suited for use with a Mecanil SG160 grapplesaw and a single axle truck.
The image above shows a Freightliner M2-106 truck with a rear mount BIK TC-70 knuckleboom crane and Mecanil SG160. This truck can be registered as CDL or non-CDL.
Comparable Models: Effer 225, Palfinger PK 23502, Copma 240
BIK TC-98 Grapplesaw Crane
Reach: 98 feet Lifting Class: 48 ton/m
The BIK TC-98 knuckleboom crane has 6 hydraulic extensions on the main boom and 3 hydraulic extensions on the jib plus an angled manual extension with a horizontal reach of 86 feet and a vertical reach of 98 feet. This crane is best suited for use with a Mecanil SG220 grapplesaw or a SG160 and SG280 combo. A tandem axle truck is required for this crane.
Comparable Models: Effer 505, Palfinger PK 50002, Copma 450/510
BIK TC-106 Grapplesaw Crane
Reach: 106 feet Lifting Class: 65 ton/m
The image above shows a Kenworth T800 truck with a BIK TC-106 knuckleboom crane and a Mecanil SG280 grapplesaw. With a wheelbase of only 172 inches, this is the shortest wheelbase 65 ton/m grapplesaw truck on the market today.
BIK TC-126 Grapplesaw Crane
Reach: 126 feet Lifting Class: 100 ton/m
The image above shows a 2018 Western Star 4900 truck with a BIK TC-126 knuckleboom crane, a Mecanil SG280 grapplesaw and a 17′ removable steel deck with a 5th wheel underneath.
BIK TC-170 Grapplesaw Crane
Reach: 170 feet Lifting Class: 200 ton/m
The image above shows a Western Star 4900 truck with a BIK TC-170 knuckleboom crane and a Mecanil SG280 grapplesaw.