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Portable two post lift? YES, that's right! Portable two post lift.
Here it is! One of the most popular lifts to come to the lift industry. Without a doubt, Dannmar's MaxJax is the best deal on the market for the home hobbyist that wants an affordable two post lift, but wants it to be portable. Plus, it's great for low ceiling garages. This garage lift kit is the most unique lift to come to the market in some time.
The patented one-of-a-kind MaxJax™ lifting system by Dannmar is the perfect auto lift for space-limited garages.
Have a car lift when you need it, then conveniently store it out of the way to keep your garage and vehicle lanes clutter free. Have vehicle lift with fully adjustable lift arms that can easily reach factory lift points while providing a safe and effective way of lifting vehicles. What's more, have patented lifting system that provides wheels-free convenience for quick brake and tire service, plus clear undercarriage access for all types of vehicles. And finally, have ample clearance under the vehicle for comfortable service of almost any passenger car and light truck.
How the Dannmar MaxJax works: Fush-mount anchors are installed in your concrete floor and remain there permanently. The columns are bolted to the floor using 5/8" anchor bolts that thread into the flush-mount anchors. Simply drill the mounting holes into your concrete and insert the mounting anchors provided. Once anchors are in flush with floor, you can mount the lift and remove it at will, whenever you need it!
CONVENIENCE, PORTABILITY AND COMPACT STORAGE - The MaxJax Portable Lift is what you've been looking for!
Leave vehicle lanes clutter free. Stores conveniently away, taking up very little of your valuable garage floor space. A two post lift with built-in wheels that allows you to use the lift when you need it, then easily store it out of the way when not in use. No other lift offers the features and convenience that Dannmar MaxJax offers. It is quick and easy to set up and break down.
Low-Ceiling Solution The MaxJax garage lift fits in any garage with ceilings less than eight feet high and they allow complete under-car access.
Adjustable Lift Arms The MaxJax system comes with fully adjustable lift arms that could easily reach factory lift points providing safe and effective way of lifting vehicles
Ample Under Car Clearance A space saving lift with a lifting height that provides ample clearance under the vehicle for comfortable service of almost any passenger car and light truck
Two Lifts In One The optional motorcycle adapter kit allows you to safely lift motorcycles, ATV's or other motorized vehicles to a comfortable working height.
Mobile Cart Power Unit Convenient 110v/220v power unit plugs into wall. Standard mobile power unit cart is small enough to be stored out of the way and features a storage area for the hydraulic hoses. Simple quick-disconnect hoses can be positioned easily for single or dual column operation.
Solid Steel Safety Lock Bars Rugged safety lock bars are capable of holding three times the rated lifting capacity making sure your vehicles are safely elevated and remain secure
For convenience, portability, and compact storage, nothing beats the MaxJax™ lifting system by Dannmar. Thanks to its unique portable design, the MaxJax™ system offers greater versatility and serviceability when compared to traditional mid-rise or low-rise garage lifting systems.
Think about an automobile and light truck garage lift that fits in any residential or commercial
garage with ceilings less than eight feet.
Imagine having a car lift that you can use when you need it, then conveniently store out of the way
when not in use keeping your garage and vehicle lanes clutter-free.
What if there was a vehicle lift with fully adjustable lift arms that could easily reach factory lift points
providing a safe and effective way of lifting vehicles?
A patented lifting system that provides wheels-free convenience for quick brake and tire service
and clear undercarriage access of all types of vehicles.
Wouldn't it be nice to have a space-saving garage lift with a lifting height that provides ample
clearance under the vehicle for comfortable service of almost any passenger car and light truck?
How about a garage lift that would allow you to work on cars and motorcycles?
Well. you don't have to imagine anymore. The MaxJax is here!
Features & Specs
- Ample under car clearance
- Two lifts in one with motorcycle, ATV adapter
- Built-in wheels for convenient use and storage
- Telescoping arms for farther reach
- Equalized lifting with rotary gear flow divider
- Solid steel safety lock bars giving 3 times rated lifting capacity
- Recessed anchor bolts providing flush-mount installation
Standard package includes:
- (1) Set MaxJax columns and adjustable arm assemblies
- Standard accessory kit including (2) hoses, (4) rubber contact pads, (4) 3" stackable adapters, (10) standard concrete wedge anchors, (1) set quick-connect fittings, and (1) set miscellaneous fasteners/bolts.
- (1) 110-volt AC power unit
- (1) Mobile power unit cart
Wide or narrow installation is possible -
the auto lift can be installed at a width
that suits the vehicles you will be
raising. You may even choose to install
additional anchors at varied column
positions for adaptability to multiple
vehicle configurations. The baseplate
measurements should be used as a
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You might be thinking, sure, it looks great, but is it safe?
Analysis: Base plate anchor bolts (3 on outside edge) in tension. Analysis was performed
Allowable Stress Design (ASD) "Design of Base Plates"......"Moments of
Large Effective Eccentricities" formulas and procedures.
Formulas: fp = 0.7 x fc e = M/P f1 = fp x B x N1 / 2 A = f1+/-(f12 - (.667 x fp x B) x (PA1+M)).5 /
(fpxB/3) T = (fp x A x B / 2) - P T per bolt = T / # bolts Safety Factor = Ultimate Bolt Strength / T per
Design Factors: Fc = 3000psi (Strength of concrete) # bolts in tension = 3
Anchor Bolt Ultimate Strength = 12,580 lbs. PD58, 5/8" Wej-It Drop in Anchor, installed in
3000psi concrete per manufacturer's instructions. Compressive Load = 3383 lbs. (3000 lbs. lifting + 383 lbs. lift assembly weight) Moment = 124598 in-lb (per ALI B-4 lift diagram arm extension at rated load) Moment = 138549 in-lb (with fully extended arms)
Results: Tension stress per bolt = 2,838 lb tension, loaded per ALI B-1 diagram. Tension stress per bolt = 3,238 lb tension, loaded per Arms Fully Extended. Safety Factor = 443% (based on ALI B-1 arm extension) Safety Factor = 389% (based on fully extended arms perpendicular to the lift)
Prepared by: Walton Whitaker, P.E. References: American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) "Design of Base Plates", October
2003 edition by John T. DeWolf
The MaxJax™ lifting system is designed with safety in mind. Dannmar's 10-years of lift building know-how and dedication to craftsmanship and our use of only high grade materials is what makes the MaxJax™ lifting system one of the safest lifts on the market. No one in the industry has a more sophisticated and comprehensive research and quality control program than Dannmar, and our thousands of customers worldwide prove it. Low-pressure HVLP Direct-Drive cylinders eliminate the need for lifting chains or screw mechanisms most commonly found on other lift designs. Hydraulic cylinders feature integrated velocity-fuse safety valves. A cast iron gear flow divider provides precisely equalized lifting and allows uniform division of hydraulic power. Rugged safety lock bars are capable of holding three-times the rated lifting capacity. Arm restraints automatically engage each time the lift is raised. Detailed installation, maintenance and safety instructions accompany each MaxJax lifting system.. Dannmar encourages all owners to know their equipment and to follow good safety practices when using any of our products. Your MaxJax™ system equipment has been designed and built with your safety in mind, but the ultimate responsibility for safe operation is with you, the operator.
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