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Air Powered, Smooth Operation Industrial Air Bag Tilter

Autoquip Air Force Pneumatic Tilters are driven by heavy industrial pneumatic air bag actuators, and because they're completely air powered, they are not susceptible to the oil leaks or spills associated with hydraulic units. Operators can adjust loads to keep small parts or other items within reach as a containers or pallet is loaded or unloaded. This keeps the work in the operator's ergonomic "power zone" reducing exposure to back injury and improving overall employee productivity.

Common applications for completely air-powered industrial tilters include:  explosion-proof environments, food processing plants, or other areas where it is more economical to power the tilters using shop air supply rather than single or three-phase electrical power.

Autoquip's Air Force Tilters offers a significantly higher level of quality, safety, and durability than competing brands - while still being competitively priced. Standard options are available, or the Autoquip design team can customize this tilter to fit special applications.

Features and Benefits

Durability and Quality

  • Built-in Air Damper reduces "bounce" inherent in most pneumatic tilters as the platform lowers under load.
  • Joints, the most critical wear points in the lift, feature chrome-plated, 100,000 psi, ultimate-strength pins for premium load strength and long life.
  • Minimum 1/4-inch-thick steel-reinforced platform minimizes deck deflection, maximizes load stability, and greatly extends the life of the platform deck.
  • Structural steel support in upper and lower frames provide additional rigidity and resistance to twisting/bending of the tilter under load.

Maintenance and Warranty

  • Autoquip offers an industry-best 2 year warranty on all parts as a promise that you've purchased the industry's most reliable pneumatic tilter.
  • Maintenance-free bearings at pivot points require no lubrication
  • On-board maintenance devices enable maintenance crews to safely and effectively block open the tilter during inspection and routine maintenance.
  • Heavy duty Firestone air bag actuators provide many years or reliable, maintenance-free service.


  • Built-in fork truck pockets allow easy relocation and sharing between work stations.
  • Simply connect shop air supply using the quick-disconnect air fitting to begin using.
  • Exceptionally low lowered height allows greater on and off load flexibility and increases total ergonomic range.


  • Fixed flow control mounted directly to the air actuator controls the descent of the tilter platform in the unlikely event of a sudden hose or air bag rupture.
  • Minimum 3:1 structural factor of safety makes these tilters the most structurally sound tilter in the industry.
  • Compliance with recognized standards:
    • ANSI MH29.2 - Safety Requirements for Industrial Tilters
    • NFPA 70 - National Electric Code
    • ASTM - A36 - Structural Steel Standard
    • ANSI Z535 - Safety Labeling Requirements
    • AWS D.1 - Welding Standards
    • Applicable portions of OSHA 29CFR1910 - General workplace safety

With the largest selection of lifts, Autoquip can provide you with the lift you need. To request a quotation please click here.

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