iDeal MSC Mobile Column Lift

General Information

Technicians realize improved productivity through the safe, simple operation of the lift at each column using the MSC’s well-designed control panel. The mobile design and quick set up of the MSC allow technicians to quickly transform a flat bay to a lift bay for improved use of shop space. Space that you can utilize to the maximum since the MSC’s small footprint allows for storage without impacting valuable shop space.

ALI/ETL certified.


12 or 24VDC Battery Operation
Onboard Charging System


Independent Mechanical Lock
ALI/ETL certified (MSC-18K only)


MSC-13K – 13,000lbs. per column
MSC-18K- 18,000lbs. per column


U-Shape Wiring Configuration
Continuous Synchronization

Product Information

The iDeal MSC Mobile Column Lift is available in sets of two, four, and six. On standard models, each column is capable of lifting 13,200 pounds. and 18,000lbs. on heavy duty models. In a tandem of 4, that equals 78,000lbs. and 108,000lbs. of lifting capacity respectively. The Siemens PLC and Electro-Optical encoder provide continuous synchronization of all columns during operation.


Standard Model

  • Easy to use control panel
  • Operable from any column
  • Adjustable fork accommodates many tire sizes
  • Direct drive hydraulic cylinder
  • Independent mechanical lock system
  • Battery operated with an onboard charging system
  • Surface mounted and easily moved in a bay
  • Can be stored out of the way when not in use to maximize workspace


Heavy Duty Model

  • ALI certified
  • 24VDC Battery Operation with Onboard Charging System
  • Communication Cable with Retractable Cable Reels
  • U-Shape Wiring Configuration for quick vehicle entry & exiting
  • Convenient Operation from any Column
  • Independent Mechanical Locking System
  • PLC & Optical Encoder provides continuous synchronization for Columns
  • Easily positioned with Pallet Jack type device with Poly Caster Wheels
  • Adjustable Lifting Forks for the widest range of Wheel Diameters
  • Emergency Switch per each Column provides the highest safety assurance
  • Easy to use Master Control Panel for Individual or Paired Synchronized Operation
  • LCD Screen with Keypad offers ‘easy to read’ visuals for Settings Lifting Height
  • Conveniently stored out of the way when not in use to maximize workspace
  • Available in Two, Four or Six Column Configurations
  • New! LED Light with Magnetic Base for each Column!!
  • New! Optional MSC ALI Certified Accessories available!!
Model MSC-13K-B-226 MSC-13K-B-452 MSC-13K-B-678 MSC-18K-X-236 MSC-18K-X-472 MSC-18K-X-6108 All Models
Column Configurations 2 Column 4 Column 6 Column 2 Column 4 Column 6 Column
Capacity 26,000 lbs. 52,000 lbs. 78,000 lbs. 36,000 lbs. 72,000 lbs. 108,000 lbs.
Charging Voltage 100-140VAC, 60HX, Single Phase
Lifting Height 67.1″
Column Heights – Min/Max Min. 88.6″ / Max 155.5″
Column Width 44.1″
Fork Adjustable Range 6.3″ – 22″ 12.6″ – 22″
Fork Length 14″ 17.9″
Fork to Column Clearance 9.3″ 10″
Rise Time 75 Seconds 100 Seconds
Max Distance between Columns 32.8′
Min. Concrete Surface Strength 3,000PSI
Set-Up / Operation Indoors
*Battery Type (Recommended) 12VDC Sealed Deep Cycle Battery, BCI Group 31, AH 105
*Batteries Not Included

Product Downloads:

iDeal Mobile Column Lift Product Brochure

iDeal Heavy Duty Mobile Column Lift Brochure

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