The Skylift Alley-Cat is specifically designed for pad-mounted transformer installation and transportation with it’s 3,000 lb lifting capacity and integrated storage deck.  The Alley-Cat doesn’t just stop at pad-mounted transformer installs though, pin on the auger and pole guide attachments and dig up to an 18” diameter hole and set a pole. The Alley-Cat features four radial outrigger legs that allow for quick job site setup in those confined spaces.


  • Weight: 6,000 Lbs.
  • Length: Chassis 9’6” Overall 10’3”
  • Height: 6’7″
  • Width: 35” Closed – 50” Open
  • Base: High-Strength Low-Alloy Steel Construction
  • Lifting Capacity: 3,000 lbs.
  • Sheave Height: 21′
  • Side Reach: 16′
  • Digging Radius: 10′
  • Insulation: 46kv Category C / Fiberglass Boom