Hammar  160

36 tonnes Safe Working Load, tare weight from 7,1 tonnes.

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36 tonnes lifting capacity

With 36 tonnes Safe Working Load the Hammar 160 can easily handle fully loaded containers.

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Compact and simple

The Hammar 160 is very easy to operate and has an the crane and support leg in line with eachother, making the overall design more compact.

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Lightest Sideloader on the market

The Hammar 160 is the lightest heavy duty Sideloader on the market, with a tare weight starting at 7,1 tonnes with 3 axles and 20'-40 capacity.

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Two support leg positions

The Hammar 160 support leg has two positions, one for ground level handling and one for transfering.

Trailer mounted

The Hammar 160 can be mounted on a number of different trailer models.

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Why the Hammar 160 Sideloader?



The Hammar 160 is a proven Sideloader model, designed with simplicity and reliability in mind. With 36 tonnes lifting capacity it can easily handle fully loaded containers.

It has the lowest tare weight on the market for any Sideloader model with a lifting capacity over 30 tonnes, from 7.1 tonnes with 20’-40’ capacity and 3 axles.

The support legs move in a fixed arc and can be placed in two positions: on ground level or on top of a companion chassis or railroad wagon. The Hammar 160 is the best choice when you want to maximize your payload. It is excellent at lifting to/from the ground, and works well when transferring to/from some companion chassis.

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Lifting from/to ground

The Hammar 160 is fast, easy and safe for lifting containers to/from ground level. A full handling cycle only takes 3-4 minutes.

Hammar 160 Sideloader Transfer

Transfer from/to another chassis

Hammar 160 can transfer to/from a number of other chassis types. The support legs are both placed onto the companion chassis or with one support leg behind or in front of it.

Hammar 160 sidelifter Stacking

Stacking option

Hammar 160 can be equipped with 30 tonnes stacking capacity, enabling stacking of two 8’6” containers. Two extra support legs are mounted on the non-lifting side for safety and extra stability.

Hammar 160 Lightest Sideloader

Maximum payload

The Hammar 160 is the lightest heavy duty Sideloader in the world, providing lower emissions, less wear and maximum payload on the road.

Hammar 160 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 - 160 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 - 160 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 - 160 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 - 160 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

Chassis adaptions

Sideloader Axle Configuration

Axle configurations

We offer different axle configurations to your Hammar chassis; different number 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 where height restrictions makes this a requirement. 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 full-trailer behind. This allows you to have a road train that you can load and unload with the Sideloader.

Hammar Dropdeck

Dropdeck 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 160 accessories

Hammar Lifting Options

Lifting

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

2X20

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.

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.

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Optimisation

Make operations and maintanance 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.

Toolbox

Toolbox

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.

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Safety

Increase safety for operations, the Sideloader and personell.

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.

LightWeight

Light weight

Reduce your tare weight, increase your payload and lessen 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

Light Weight Chassis

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.

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Styling

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

Mudguards

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

PowerSource

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

Power Pack

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

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