By Katie Weiler, Managing Editor | September 28, 2010

Link-BeltThe new Link-Belt 348 HYLAB 5 is a lattice-boom crawler with a rated lift capacity of 300 tons. Key features include a large tilting cab with air conditioning and hot-water heat, a new SML-10 load-moment indicator, a 470-hp Isuzu engine, and slab-type counterweights that the crane itself can remove. Heavy-duty tubular booms range from 70 to 300 feet, long-range booms to 355 feet, and a 315-foot long-range boom can be used with a 140-foot jib for a tip height of 459 feet.