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Bronto 56 XR

With a maximum working height of 56m and a side reach of up to 38.5m this MEWP has fast and extremely accurate boom movements coupled with smooth and comfortable cage levelling. Part of the “eXtreme Reach” range this machine weighs less, has a lower fuel consumption and more envelope coverage per tonne. This MEWP has the ability to run directly off 3 phase electric with the diesel engine shut off, which is useful for working in enclose areas. Additionally it has a hydraulic generator on board meaning it can create its own power for use in the basket.

This aerial platform will be helpful if you need to lift equipment to the workplace. The work cage has the Bronto Element Lifting System which can handle the lifting of panels, windows and signs with ease and has a carrying capacity of 300kg. The lifting system can remain in place during transport saving time on site.

This MEWP can also be hired with a hydraulic winch capable of lifting up to 1400kg. If you would like to know more about the lifting capabilities of this access platform please give our hire desk a call.

Ideal for the TV and film industry the working platforms cage has a removable front bar with safety switch for camera operation. Also available for hire with a circular revolving camera cage to give your filming the all-round perspective or a specifically designed lighting rig ideal for film work.

At Elev8 we have a fantastic selection of truck and van mounted cherry pickers for hire, including powered access platforms machines from Ruthmann and Bronto. For the terms and conditions of hiring see our hire options page for all the information on different types of hire. If you can’t find what you’re looking for or want advice about the best aerial platform for your needs please, contact us today.

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MEWP Statistics

Working Height (M):

Total Weight:
26,000 kg

Cage Dimensions:
2.4 m x 1.05 m

MAX Loading:
190 KN

Platform Height (M):

Truck Length (M):

Cage Extension:
3.7 m x 1.05 m

Sitting Inclination:

Lateral Outreach:

Truck Height:

Cage Capacity:

Jib Angle:


Cage Rotation:
2 x 90°


  • Scania 26 ton Chassis.
  • This machine is offered only on an Operated hire basis.

Ease of Use:

  • Operated from the basket, via ground controls or via wireless remote system.


  • World Renowned BRONTO components.


  • Fully integrated computer safety systems.
  • Remote dial up facility for fault finding.


  • Unrivalled lateral outreach in it’s class.
  • Telescopic 600 kg cage with option of attaching hydraulic cage winch(300 kg)
  • Detachable Bronto Boom Winch system with 1300 kg lifting capacity.
  • On board generator providing power to basket 110V and 400V.
  • On board electric motor capable powering the machine for indoor working.


  • Fully computerised self-levelling system.


  • Basket control
  • Emergency ground control
  • Bluetooth remote control for boom
  • Wireless control box for outriggers


  • Carrying capacity of 600kg and 1.05 x 3.7m in size.

Fly Jib:

  • 180°

Special Features:

The unique three section super-jib offers unrivalled up-and over reach unheard of in this height category. 35 meters of up-and-over at 34 meters height it provides access to previously inaccessible locations over rooftops and canopies Chapter 8 highways maintenance signage for motorway use Electrical continuity Spike.


TV, Film and Media, Sporting events, Glazing – Lifting, Cladding, Install and replacement. High level Telecoms, Roof works, Dock & Shipping, Wind Farms, Military installations, High Level Signs, National Grid, Wind Turbines, Refineries, Power Stations, Construction

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