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Scissor Lifts for Sale (17,923)

United Rentals carries used scissor lifts for sale from top manufacturers. Choose from Genie, Haulotte, Hy-Brid Lifts, JLG, MEC and Skyjack. Used scissor lifts for sale from United Rentals range from 8-foot-high platforms to 70-foot-high platforms and from 30 inches to 68 inches in platform width. With no time limits on getting a job done, no rental agreements and no managing return dates, buying a used scissor lift definitely has its advantages. Choose your next purchase today. 

FAQs About Scissor Lifts for Sale

How long do scissor lift batteries last? 

  • Scissor lifts batteries can last several years with proper maintenance and efficient equipment use. By removing corrosion and routinely testing and monitoring the equipment, scissor lift batteries can last up to three times longer than improperly maintained equipment.

Do I need a license to operate a scissor lift? 

  • Yes, OSHA requires all scissor lift operators to be trained and certified before operating a scissor lift. Scissor lift risks include falling, tipping and colliding with obstacles. Therefore, every operator needs to know how to use the controls safely, inspect the scissor lift and complete basic functions before working on the jobsite.

How often do scissor lifts need to be inspected? 

  • Routine inspections are of vital importance for scissor lift safety and maintenance. How you use the equipment determines how often inspections are needed. Every 90 days or 150 hours of use, whichever comes first, is the standard for lift inspections. Users should not allow 13 months to pass since the last inspection. United Rentals offers equipment service and inspection of owned equipment to keep your fleet maintained.

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