Is Challenger lifts owned by Snap on?

Is Challenger lifts owned by Snap on?

Snap-on Inc. announced that it has acquired Challenger Lifts, Inc. for approximately $38 million in cash. Challenger, with 2012 sales of approximately $45 million, designs, manufactures and distributes a comprehensive line of vehicle lifts and accessories to a diverse customer base in the automotive repair sector.

Are forward lifts made in the USA?

Our Direct-Lift(r), Forward(r) Lift, Rotary(r) Lift and certain Weaver(r) Lift brands are manufactured by Vehicle Service Group, a wholly owned operating company of the Dover Corporation – a Fortune 500 Company based in the USA.

Who makes the best car lifts?

Comparison of the best car lifts for home garages

Brand Max Capacity
Best car lift overall/Best four-post car lift Triumph 8,000 pounds
Best car lift for the money/Best portable car lift QuickJack 5,000 pounds
Best heavy-duty car lift APlusLift 10,000 pounds
Best two-post car lift Triumph 9,000 pounds

Where are Challenger lifts manufactured?

Lift Products Challenger takes pride in crafting automotive lifts to the highest standards in Louisville, Kentucky. We offer service solutions ranging in capacity from 6,000 lbs. to 148,000 lbs., each designed with key productivity features to help you reach your full potential.

Are forward lifts Ali certified?

Forward Lift has a comprehensive line of car lifts to suit your needs. With our range of well-designed products, you can lift, repair and lower vehicles without issue. And our lifts are third-party tested and ALI certified, so you know you can trust the quality.

How thick should a concrete slab be for a car lift?

4 inches
The recommended thickness for a car lift concrete slab is 4 inches minimum for most two-post lifts and four-post lifts. Additional thickness may be required for specific applications or different car hoist models.

Are all Challenger Lifts Made in USA?

Many models are ALI Certified, and best of all, many are made in the USA. Many of the American made models have premium features, like the 2 post Versymmetric arms that allow you to position the automobile symmetric or asymmetric. Nobody makes them better. And don’t forget, we sell, install, and service nationwide!

Where are BendPak lifts made?

BendPak has automotive lift manufacturing facilities overseas, specifically in China. They manufacture their lifts in a modern factory that meets and exceeds all safety ANSI standards. You can be sure that any BendPak lift you buy is of the highest quality and will last for years.

What does Ali certified mean?

These certifications mean the lifts have been certified under the current edition of the ANSI/ALI ALCTV “Safety Requirements for the Construction, Testing, and Validation of Automotive Lifts.” This is a comprehensive set of standards for constructing lifts that will be safe and reliable.

Where are Eagle lifts manufactured?

The Eagle brand has been a trusted resource in the industry since 1954. Our corporate offices, showroom and a 70,000 sq. ft. plant is located in Greensboro, North Carolina.

Does a 4-post lift need to be anchored?

Unlike 2-post lifts, which absolutely need to be bolted down, 4-post lifts disperse weight across a wider surface area and are engineered to lift vehicles with or without drop-in anchor bolts .

Are Atlas lifts made in the USA?

Our lifts are AMERICAN MADE. Don’t be fooled when they claim American made.

How thick does a concrete floor need to be for a lift?

How high should a ceiling be for a 4 post lift?

If you want to install a typical 2-post or 4-post lift in your garage, you need a ceiling that’s higher than 11 feet.