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  • Max. working height: 43 ft 7 in
  • Platform capacity (SWL): 475 lbs
  • Stowed Height: 6 ft 8 in
  • Weight: 8,554 lbs

Product Specification Sheet

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    The class-leading Snorkel A38E is a lightweight, durable and reliable electric articled boom lift. Designed for internal and external use, this lift benefits from compact dimensions and an articulating/telescopic boom configuration for maximum maneuverability and versatility.

    Standard Features

    • Snorkel Guard™ secondary guarding system
    • Proportional controls
    • Hydraulic platform rotation
    • Minimal front boom overhang
    • Ultra-tight inside turning radius
    • 3.5º tilt alarm
    • Direct DC drive
    • Non-marking tires
    • Platform overload system
    • Integrated battery charger 90-240V 25A 50/60Hz
    • Hour meter & on-board diagnostics display
    • Horn
    • Flashing amber light
    • Drive motion alarm
    • Power line to platform
    • 2 year parts & labor, 5 year structural warranty
    • ANSI compliant

    Additional information

    Max. working height

    43 ft 7 in

    Max. platform height

    37 ft 7 in

    Max. horizontal reach

    20 ft

    Clearance height at max. outreach

    17 ft 9 in

    Platform size (inside)

    27.1 in x 43.7 in

    Overall Width

    4 ft 11 in

    Overall Length

    13 ft 4.8 in

    Stowed height

    6 ft 8 in

    Ground Clearance

    4.7 in

    Platform capacity (SWL)

    475 lbs

    Max. drive height

    37 ft 7 in

    Max. wind speed

    28 mph

    Max. drive speed (stowed)

    2.5 mph

    Max. drive speed (elevated)

    0.4 mph

    Platform rotation


    Superstructure rotation

    360º non continuous

    Tailswing (riser boom elevated)

    0 in

    Tailswing (riser boom stowed)

    55 in

    Raise/lower time

    83/68 seconds



    Inside turning radius

    3 ft 8 in

    Outside turning radius

    7 ft 10 in



    Drive System

    direct drive DC


    22 x 9 16 non-marking rubber

    Power source

    8 x 6V, 220Ah batteries

    Battery charger



    8,554 lbs


    • Special paint colors
    • Environmental hydraulic oil
    • Snorkel OnSite™ telematics

    Working Envelope

    Snorkel A38E Working Envelope



    All Snorkel products are built to the highest standards and we carry out rigorous quality checks at every stage of production. To ensure our customers have peace of mind in purchasing Snorkel products, all Snorkel machines come with a five-year structural warranty, plus a two-year warranty for parts and labour. Diamond A Equipment is authorized to carry our Snorkel warranty repairs. For further details, please contact us page.

    Products are subject to modifications without prior notice. Images throughout the spec sheet may refer to non-standard machines or non-available configurations depending on models.