BIK
Grapple
Saw
Trucks

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

BIK TC-70 Grapplesaw Truck

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 BIK TC-106 knuckleboom crane has 6 extensions on the main boom and 5 hydraulic extensions on the jib plus an angled manual extension with a vertical reach of 106 feet with a Mecanil grapple saw. This crane is best suited for use with a Mecanil SG280 grapplesaw. A tandem axle truck with a lift axle is required for this crane.
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.
 
Comparable Models: Effer 655, Palfinger PK 65002, Copma 650

BIK TC-126 Grapplesaw Crane

Reach: 126 feet   Lifting Class: 100 ton/m

BIK TC-126 Grapplesaw Truck
The BIK TC-126 knuckleboom crane has 8 extensions on the main boom and 6 hydraulic extensions on the jib plus an angled manual extension with a vertical reach of 126 feet. Available with a winch line. This crane is best suited for use with a Mecanil SG280 grapplesaw or SG280 and SG160 combo.
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.
 
Comparable Models: Effer 955, Palfinger PK 110002, Copma 950
 

BIK TC-170 Grapplesaw Crane

Reach: 170 feet   Lifting Class: 200 ton/m

BIK TC-170 Grapplesaw Truck
North America’s largest grapplesaw truck; the BIK TC-170 knuckleboom crane has 8 extensions on the main boom and 8 hydraulic extensions on the jib plus an angled manual extension with a vertical reach of 170 feet. Available with a winch line. This crane is best suited for use with a Mecanil SG280 grapplesaw or SG280 and SG160 combo.
The image above shows a Western Star 4900 truck with a BIK TC-170 knuckleboom crane and a Mecanil SG280 grapplesaw.
 
Comparable Models: Effer 2055, Palfinger PK 200002, Copma 2000