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skyhoist sx57 on the way who is the best parts supplier?


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I have a new (used) truck on the way and I need a new control for elevation in the basket. I found one for $500 but was wondering if any of you guys knew of a better source?

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Express Sign & Neon | 119 S. 15th Street - Vincennes - IN 47591

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Yep tried them they are on backorder

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Congrats on the truck Brian. Did you retire one of uours or put one on the disabled list?

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Retiring 2 actually. So we are now just going to run the 87' Wilkie crane and the SX57 Skyhoist.

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Brian Phillips | expresssignandneon@sbcglobal.net | P. 812-882-3278

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Is your lead crane operator going to run both ---- or are you going to let her choose which she wants to use? Tell her "hi" for me.

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The Crane Center Mansfield OH. are well versed in the skyhoists also.

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Hey MCS will sell you new controllers for $275.00, and rebuild your old ones for $80.

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Hey MCS will sell you new controllers for $275.00, and rebuild your old ones for $80.

Doubtful on the rebuild after my guys jack with them first... Why do people think pushing the lever as hard as you can, makes it go faster?

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MCS Industrial Electronics Inc. 928-775-4918

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Brian Phillips | expresssignandneon@sbcglobal.net | P. 812-882-3278

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1999 SX57 remote basket controls damaged in storm. Replaced joysticks MCS Industrial Corp AZ $260. All operationS working except basket rotate. On this unit, you use leveling joystick and toggle switch at back of control box to rotate. That wiring from the Togliatti was obliterated and the units manual does not show that wiring. I’m selling rebuilt truck, but not without this fixed…

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