The new JLG Toucan 8E is the latest addition to the electrically driven range of JLG vertical mast lifts known as the Toucan series, a series of vertical mast lifts with a durable appearance, designed to perform and delivering efficiency. The new, highly compact Toucan 8E offers a working height of 8.15m with a horizontal outreach of 2.35m and accommodates two persons with both in and outdoors capability. With its compact dimensions, 0.99m width and 2.10m length, the Toucan 8E is less cumbersome to manoeuvre through narrow areas. Additionally, the Toucan 8E has a large ground clearance of 10 cm and is able to travel over thresholds, small inclines and ramps. The maximum break over angle and grade ability are 25°, which helps when loading the machine on and off trucks or trailers. The low weight and powerful DC drive give the Toucan 8E its -go more places- capability on finished surfaces. For the ultimate in quiet operation, the JLG Toucan 8E features direct electric drive. Through brushless motors, this provides ease of control, a smoother but responsive operation as well as zero emissions. Long lasting 24V/180A batteries with a shorter charging time keep it up and running to ensure that the job gets done. When it comes to getting the job done, the JLG Toucan series are a dependable resource to have. Industry leading duty cycles keep you on the job longer and a high commonality of parts within in the entire range, accommodate less demanding service requirements and less complex fleet management. The Toucan 8E will be available with two different baskets; the standard 0.85x0.90m basket and an optional 1.10x0.90m XL basket. This XL basket provides ample space for the operator in the platform. In addition to the slide bar rear entry, the XL basket has doors on each side of the basket to facilitate easier loading of supplies into the platform, for example when working in retail environments where materials need to be carried to height and hung overhead.