The Ergomatic Direct-Push model is ideal for moving heavy drums as much as 1500 Lbs. to and from pallets, skids, scales and spill or containment pallets. Parrot-Beak® Clamping mechanism adjusts to any steel, fiber or plastic drum automatically! Hydraulic jack directly pushes clamping mechanism up. It allows the user to lift heavier loads with less ergonomic effort. The unique V-shaped straddle leg configuration allows telescopic adjustment settings for 800, 1000 and 1500 capacities. Cushioned belt-cradle protects drum sidewall during lift, lower and transport function. Standard lift height is 20" (508mm) for this model.