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Niftylift SD170

Self drive work platform

  • Highly effective Bi-Energy system increases flexibility and maximises utilisation in a wider range of environments
  • Fully proportional hydraulic controls for lift and drive
  • Hydraulic outriggers for levelling on uneven ground
  • Telescopic upper boom and platform rotation for greater accuracy when positioning the platform
  • Weight Saving Design


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Niftylift SD170

The Niftylift SD170 self drive work platform combines impressive reach capabilities with a robust, lightweight drivable base. Rough terrain tyres and 4WD as standard allow the SD170 to manoeuvre easily over a wide range of site conditions and its outstanding reach makes it ideal for tree care or construction site work.

Reach Height
17.1 m 56' 1"
Platform Height
15.1 m49' 6"
Up and Over
6.6 m21' 8"
Horizontal Reach
8.7 m28' 7"
Stowed Height
2.1 m6' 11"
Length x Width
5.6 m x 1.6 m18' 4" x 5' 3"
Deployed Width
4.4 m14' 5"
Platform Size
1.1 m x 0.65 m3' 7" x 2' 2"
2750 kg6063 lb
Lift Capacity
200 kg441 lb

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The International Powered Access Federation promotes the safe and effective use of powered access equipment worldwide.



This training covers the responsibilities of owners, users and operators, workplace and pre-start inspections, operational hazards, and accident prevention. The course includes in-classroom and hands-on training for aerial work platforms.

GTAccess offers training for operators in the safe use of booms, scissors and personnel platforms. Training can be undertaken at any one of our 11 training centres, your offices, or on site in certain circumstances. Evening and weekend courses are also available upon request.

This course qualifies for Tier 2 CITB Grant funding.


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It is very important that you wear all the manufacturer’s recommended safety equipment, review all safe operation manuals and decals, and observe all safety precautions when utilizing tools and operating equipment.

Operator/User assumes all responsibility for the use, care, and inspection of Personal Protective Equipment. If in doubt please contact GTAccess for advice and guidance.


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