Inspection Pit Jacks

An Everquip Pit Jack is an essential piece of Pit equipment that is operated from within the pit to lift a vehicle from off the floor to allow access to the wheels.

Inspection Pit Jacks
  • Inspection Pit Jacks
Inspection Pit Jacks

It allows it operator to safely lift the vehicle, the Pit Jack is supported from the integral upper pit jack rail within the Everquip Pit and the compressed air is located close to the Pit Jack with a recoil air hose. It is supplied with adaptors which fit on the end of the rams to allows lifting from different areas of the axle. An Everquip Pit Jack can also be fitted with a spreader beam for use particularly with buses and coaches. When springs need to be changed the vehicle can also be jacked on the chassis leaving the axle on the ground. It also enables you to reach jacking points beyond the width of your pit.

  • 20000kgs lifting capacity with double rams (10000kgs per ram)
  • Air operated 
  • Pit widths from 800-1350mm
  • Two double acting hydraulic cylinders have 400mm stroke
  • Each cylinder is fitted with a safety hose burst valve and 90 degrees movement isolation valve
  • Each cylinder can be used independently of each other
  • 1 year parts & labour warranty and a further 4 year parts warranty
  • Adapters provided as standard
  • Additional spreader beam can be supplied for independent suspension lifting or smaller vehicles, such as Class 7 Vans
  • Fully tested, marked with serial number and supplied with LOLER test certificate
  • Every Everquip Pit Jack is individually manufactured to suit your pit size and requirements
  • Over 5000 Everquip Pit Jacks have been sold to other 13 countries world wide

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To lift the vehicle

To lift the vehicle

Raise the air valve lever to quickly advance lifting cylinders to load and then the air pump automatically takes over to lift the load. When the desired height is reached, close the cylinder isolation valves.
To lower the load

To lower the load

Open the isolation valves and release the ‘dead man’ valve on pump. When the load is off the cylinders, hold down air valve lever to quickly retract cylinders. Simple, efficient and safe.

BS EN 1494:2001

BS EN 1494:2001

Designed and manufactured in accordance with Machinery Directive 98/37/EC and engineering standard: BS EN 1494:2001 (Materials handling equipment) complies with EC requirements.
An air pump provides the power to two lifting cylinders

An air pump provides the power to two lifting cylinders

To improve safe working, hydraulic locking is provided by 90 degree isolation valves which are locked when the desired lifting height is reached. They also provide easy visual confirmation that the jack is locked off and allows each cylinder to be operated independently.
The beam moves on four wheels

The beam moves on four wheels

Which have needle roller bearings to ensure easy movement up and down the length of the pit. Parallel wheels are fitted as standard to suit flat angle pit edges with tapered wheels as an alternative for use on RSC supporting rails. Spring loaded wheels can also be provided, these retract when the jack is under load so locking its position.

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We often work with

We often work with Business Owners, Mechanics, Architects, Quantity Surveyors
& Senior Management from the following sectors…

Commercial Vehicle Repair Workshops

Commercial Vehicle Repair Workshops


Transport / Hauliers


Bus and Coach sector


DVSA MOT / ATF testing stations

Councils & Local Authorities

Councils & Local Authorities

Construction Industry

Construction Industry




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Everquip Garage Equipment Limited were formed in 1995, we can supply the expertise to design, install and supply the after sales care to your Vehicle Maintenance Unit. From our range of Pre-Fabricated Steel Inspection Pits to the very best Commercial Garage Equipment, we supply a full range of capital equipment from Air Compressors, Commercial Roller Brake Tester and Mobile Column Lifts. We offer full consultancy and design for your new or existing VMU.

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…The attention to detail was first class from the beginning to the end of the job. I would like to take this opportunity to congratulate all staff at Everquip for the extremely smooth operation and attention to detail, and would not hesitate in recommending Everquip to future prospective clients."

Ralph Douglas
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Your staff have been punctual, friendly and extremely professional in carrying out their work. They have done an excellent job."

Dave Cass
Proprietor, M&D Travel

Our Services Department and Engineers are very pleased not only with the installation but with the obvious benefits as opposed to a conventional concrete pit. May I also commend your Company on the installation of all of the new garage equipment fitted within the Workshop. "

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Services Manager, Rix Petroleum Limited

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