Hammar  195

25, 36, or 45 tonnes Safe Working Load (SWL). Tare weight from 8,0 tonnes.

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25-45 tonnes lifting capacity

Available with 25, 36, 40 or (non CE-marked) 45 tonnes Safe working load.

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Versatile positioning

The support leg has multiple different support positions allowing it to handle almost any situation.

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Precision leg

The Hammar 195 has a extendable/telescopic and tilting support leg.

Low tare weight

The Hammar 195 has a low tare weight, from 8,0 tonnes (3-axles, 25 tonnes SWL, 20'-40').

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Trailer or truck mounted

The Hammar 195 can be mounted both on a semi-trailer and directly on a truck frame.

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Why the Hammar 195 Sideloader?

The Hammar 195 is the most popular Sideloader model in the world. It's designed with versatility in mind and is available with a lifting capacity of 25, 36 or 40 tonnes. It is the lightest Side loader in its class, with a tare weight starting at 8,0 tonnes with 20’-40’ capacity, 3 axles and 36 tonnes SWL. The support legs are extending and tilting, making their positioning very versatile. An excellent quality when you have a wide range of different operations.
The support legs operate from a high position relative to the chassis, meaning you can more easily place the support legs on top of a higher companion chassis or rail wagon for example. The Hammar 195 is an all-round model, excellent for both ground level lifts and transferring to/from another chassis. It is the best choice when you need high versatility and maximized payload on the road.

Hammar 195 Sideloader Ground Level

Lifting from/to ground

The Hammar 195 Sideloader lifts containers to/from the ground with maximum safety and ease. A full handling cycle only takes 3-4 minutes. The versatile positioning of the support legs gives more options for handling containers where space is limited.

Hammar 195 Side Loader Transfer

Transfer from/to another chassis

The Hammar 195 Sidelifter can transfer to/from another chassis, including rail wagons. The versatile support legs can be placed behind/in front of the companion chassis, or on top or under it depending on the situation. When handling a lighter load, they can also be placed vertically down.

Hammar 195 Sideloader Stacking

Stacking option

The Hammar 195 can be equipped with 30 tonnes stacking capacity, enabling stacking of two containers. Two extra support legs are mounted on the non-lifting side for extra stability and safety.

Hammar 195 Sideloader Supportleg

Versatile support legs

The support legs of the 195 model are extendable and tilting. They have up to 2 meters outreach when placed on ground level and can tilt to stand vertically (with reduced lifting capacity). This allows multiple different support positions, enabling the 195 to handle almost any situation with ease.

Hammar 195 chassis options

When buying a Hammar Sideloader you always get a high quality Hammar designed chassis, optimized and made for Sideloader operations. We have a number of models to fulfil our customers’ requirements, which are then adapted to suit local regulations and the customer’s needs.

Fixed Chassis, Sliding Cranes - 195 S

The S-chassis is a fixed length, and has sliding cranes meaning it can handle multiple container sizes. It has a straight forward design and the lowest tare weight of all Hammar chassis. It is the most common model used world-wide. Also available with fixed cranes for single size containers upon request.

Fixed Sliding (S) Animation

Telescopic chassis, Combination - 195 C

The most common telescopic chassis is the C-chassis (Combination). It combines sliding cranes with a telescopic chassis, and has a low tare weight. The sliding cranes enable optimized weight distribution of your load. A telescopic chassis is a requirement in some countries for transporting 45' or longer containers on the road.

Telescopic Combination (C) Animation

Telescopic chassis, Advanced - 195 A

The A-chassis (Advanced) is a unique chassis from Hammar and, as the name suggests, the most advanced. It is made of three moving chassis parts and has sliding cranes. This makes it possible to optimise the weight distribution for both 2 and 3-axle trucks, as well as for different container sizes. It is also possible to make it shorter than a C-chassis in its shortest position (20’).

Telescopic Advanced (A) Animation

Telescopic chassis, Trombone - 195 T

The T-chassis (Trombone) is the simplest telescopic chassis. The chassis extends and retracts between 20’-40’ modes and has fixed cranes. The T-chassis can be built to the shortest length, providing a high level of manoeuvrability when transporting 20’ containers.

Telescopic Trombone T-animation

Truck mounted, 195 B

The Hammar 195 can be mounted directly on a truck chassis. This provides the Sideloader with unbeatable manoeuvrability where 20’ container handling is required.

Truck Mounted (B)

Chassis adaptions

Sideloader Axle Configuration

Axle configurations

We offer different axle configurations to your Hammar chassis; different numbers of axles, optimized weight distribution and more. All conforming to local regulations and your needs.

Hammar Gooseneck Adaption

Gooseneck chassis

Our trailer chassis models can be built as a gooseneck chassis. A gooseneck chassis is designed to transport 40'+ High Cube containers in countries with low overall height restrictions. Max 33 tonnes lifting capacity.

Road Train Options

Road train options

A Hammar chassis can be built with a 5th wheel/turntable or a drawbar coupling for towing another semi-trailer or trailer behind. This allows you to have a road train that you can load and unload with the Sideloader.

Hammar Dropdeck

Low bed chassis

A Hammar trailer chassis can be built as a low bed chassis, giving a significantly lower overall height when loaded. Excellent for extra high loads or other situations that restrict the height of the vehicle.

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Hammar 195 Sideloader Tele chassi
Hammar 195 Sideloader Truckmounted
3 Hammar 195 Sideloaders
Sidelifter 195 Lift 20'Container
Swinglift 195 Lift20' Reefer
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Sideloader 195 Transfer 20'
Sideloader 195 Transfer Flexleg
Two Hammar 195 Sideloaders
Hammar 190 Sideloader Truck mounted Port
Hammar 195 Side lifter 2X20lift
Hammar 195 Sideloader Lift40'
Hammar 195 Sideloader Flattruck
Hammar 195 Sideloader Racetruck
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Hammar 195 Sideloader Railwagon
Hammar 195 Sideloader Roadtrain

Hammar 195 options & accessories

Hammar Lifting Options


Choose what, when and how you can lift with your Hammar Sideloader.


2x20' capacity

A centre container beam with 4 twist locks is mounted. With the 2 twin-locks (joiners) included you can connect and lift 2 lightly loaded 20' containers simultaneously. Heavier can be transported.

Raise Lower Function

Raise & Lower function

Allows the operator to adjust the height of the trailer when loading/unloading. Extremely useful when operating on uneven ground, or when transferring from/to a higher or lower companion chassis.

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Extendable cranes

Equip the cranes with extendable over arms. Choose the short, medium or MegaReach model. The MegaReach can stack two empty containers in the 2nd row.

Dangerous Goods

Dangerous goods

The Hammar is equipped and adapted for handling of dangerous goods according to local regulations.

Weighing Equipment

Weighing equipment

The Hammar can be equipped with two different weighing systems; a load indicator system with an accuracy of ± 400 kg and/or a SOLAS certified scale with an accuracy down to ±50 with optional printer.

Composite Foot Plates

Composite foot plates

Two foot plates of recycled composite material. Placed under the support legs or trailer landing legs, they drastically reduce the ground pressure. Comes with storage brackets on the Hammarlift.

Adjustable container stops

Adjustable container stops

Adjustable container stops allow for transport of over-wide containers, e.g. tank or pallet wide containers.

Sideloader Stacking Option

Stacking capacity

Equip your Hammarlift with the capacity to stack two containers high, from ground level. N/A for model 130 and 140.

Underslung Leg 170

Underslung Leg

Replace one of the support legs to the extending underslung leg. Excellent when support positions are below a chassis, rail wagon or similar. Available for model 110, 130, 151, 155, 160, 195.

Stepover Leg

StepOver leg

Replace one of the support legs to the StepOver leg. Improves transfer operations, stability and ground pressure, while retaining the benefits of the other support leg. Available on model 195 and 151.



Make operations and maintenance smoother and more efficient

Automatic Twistlocks

Automatic container twist locks

Automatic crane twist locks for more efficient operations and less room for human error. Connected to automatically open/close when the crane power is engaged/disengaged.

Hammar Central Lubrication

Central Lubrication System

Automated centralized lubrication system supplying all greasing points on the crane and trailer. Reduces maintenance time and costs, and increases the product life time.

Hammar Positioning Equipment

Hammar Optical positioning equipment

“HOPE” - Optical sensors reading the position of a container next to the Sideloader when lining up, alerting with a green light when cranes are in correct position for lifting. Increases efficiency.



Alloy toolbox mounted on the non-lifting side of the Hammar Sideloader.

Hammar Liftingaxle

Lifting axle

Lifting one axle when driving with less load. Saves greatly on tyre wear. Lowers automatically when maximum legal load is reached on the other axles.



Increase safety for operations, the Sideloader and staff.

Sideloader Radio Remote

Radio remote control

Cordless radio remote for all Hammar functions. The operator can control the lifting from any position outside the hazard zone, increasing usability, efficiency and safety. Choose a 1 or 2 hand unit.

Hammar Safety+

Hammar Safety+

A high quality, PLC based monitoring system that provides maximum safety. The mass and position of the load is continuously monitored. Includes a display that shows a number of useful variables.

Sideloader Reverse Camera

Reverse camera/sensor

A camera or reverse sensor is installed in the rear of the Hammarlift. Increases efficiency, usability, safety and prevents damages.

Hammar Extra Lightning

Extra lights

Equip the Hammar Sideloader with extra LED lights for safer and more efficient operations with limited daylight. E.g. illumination of twist locks, extra reverse lights, or extra warning lights etc.



Reduce your tare weight, increase your payload and reduce wear and fuel consumption.

Lightweight Cranes

Ultra Light cranes

The new generation of cranes. Reduce the tare weight of the Sideloader cranes by 400-800 kg depending on model. Available for model 160, 180 & 195. Hammar Safety+ system is included as a standard.

Lightweight Chassi

LightWeight Chassi

Optimized chassis structure and materials reduces the tare weight by 270-470 kgs depending on model. Available with alloy landing legs & carbon fender brackets. Available for chassis model S and C.

Aluminium Rims

Aluminium rims

Aluminium rims reduces tare weight by 100-200 kg, while giving better heat distrubution, longer lifetime for tyres, brakes etc. and lowered fuel consumption. Gives a sleek and polished finish.



Personalize the look and style of your Hammar Sideloader. Your advertising on the road.

Painting Options

Painting options

Choose from a number of painting options. Colors of chassis and cranes. What type of paint, Hammar standard, metallic, clear coating or with zinc primer.

Aluminium Rims

Aluminium rims

Aluminium rims gives a sleek and polished finish. Also reduces tare weight by 100-200 kg, while giving heat distrubution, longer life time for tyres, brakes etc. and lowered fuel consumption.

Stainless Steel Lightbar

Stainless steel light bar

A high polished stainless steel light bar, with round LED lights. Gives a sleek and high-end look.

Hammar Advertisement Plate

Advertisement plate

Personalize your Hammar with advertisement plates mounted on the sideguards or at the back crane of the 195 model. Choose color, graphics, text etc according to your needs.

Mud Guards


Choose from standard mud guards and full width mud guards. Available with custom prints as option.


Power Source

Choose how to power your Hammarlift.

Hammar Truck Hydraulics

Truck Hydraulics

Mount or use an existing hydraulic pump & power take-off on your truck and use the truck to power the Hammar. Significantly less tare weight and maintenance costs compared to a power pack.

Sideloader Powerpack

Diesel Power Pack

Power the Hammar by mounting a separate engine on the chassis. Makes the unit powered independently of any truck.

Electric Power Pack

Electric Power Pack

Electric power with zero emmision, lower operating costs and lower noise levels. Can be charged by the truck while driving and by plug-in.

Our extended sales services

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Operator training

At Hammar, our goal is to give each and every operator a thorough training of our machines in order to operate them in a safe and efficient manner, all to minimize the risk of personal injuries and machine damage.

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Trade in your used Hammar

Hammar offers to trade in your old Hammar Sideloader when buying a new. With expert industry knowledge we will give you a professional evaluation of your Sideloader and a price to match.

Explore our other Sideloader models

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  • Versatile double-action support legs
  • Transfer specialist, low tare weight
  • High efficiency, advanced lifting options


Hammar 160 C sidelifter Selector
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  • Extremely low tare weight
  • Two support leg positions
  • Compact design


Hammar 151 S Sideloader Selector
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  • Versatile positioning of support legs
  • The highest lifting capacity
  • Advanced lifting options


Hammar 155 S Sideloader Selector
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  • Transfer specialist
  • Extra stability & low ground pressure
  • High Lifting capacity


Hammar 140 Sideloader Selector
Hammar 140
  • Single support leg position
  • Clip-on unit, mountable on chassis with 20' twistlocks
  • Is turnable, easy to change lifting side


Hammar 183 B sidelifter Selector
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  • Single support leg position, simple and easy to use
  • World's lightest truck mounted Sidelifter
  • Support leg with low position


Hammar 130 Sideloader Selector
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  • Versatile positioning of support legs
  • Fast handling of 1 of 2 individual 20’
  • Optional collapsible crane with underslung leg