Electric Scissor Lifts

Electric scissor lifts from Manitou have platform areas of up to 3.18 m x 1.115 m. They can elevate 318 kg loads to overhead work heights of 11.75 m with fast ascent and descent speeds.

These electric scissor lifts deliver enhanced performance and, in addition to compact, innovative designs that allow operability in confined spaces, are constructed for safe handling in all terrain types. Manitou has a range of three varied electric scissor forklifts enabling you to choose the most appropriate for your business needs.

Advantages of the range of electric scissor lifts include:

  •  Maximum mobility with both front and 4- wheel drive variants
  • Designed with both narrow and wide platforms
  • An extending bridge facilitates extended reach
  • Guard rails ensure operator safety
  • Audible alarms alert operators when the tilt and loading capacities are exceeded

View Manitou’s range of electric scissor lifts:

Scissor Lift 78 SEC

The 78 SEC Scissor Lift delivers compact lifting of loads up to 227 kilograms to heights of 7.79 metres. READ MORE

Scissor Lift 100 SEC

The 100 SEC Scissor Lift offers compact lifting of maximum loads of 227 kilograms to heights of 9.92 metres. READ MORE

Scissor Lift 120 SE

The 120 SE Scissor Lift elevates personnel loads up to 318 kilograms to working heights of 11.75 metres in compact spaces. READ MORE

Capabilities and applications:

Our 78 SEC and 100 SEC electric scissor lifts have a lifting capacity of 227 kg, with a working height of 7.79 m and 9.92 m respectively. Both of these electric scissor lifts provide operators with a large area that improves approach in areas that are difficult to access, while lifting the material required to the working height. Both are ideal to access tight or obstructed spaces thanks to their folding rails.

The 100 SEC electric scissor lift features a high level of stability and double scissor technology with reinforced arms. Its comfort, safety and compactness will increase productivity in your day-to-day operations whether inside or outside on stable ground.

The Manitou 120 SE electric scissor lift can load up to 318 kg. Its working height of 11.50 m allows operators to reach most heights within buildings. Its foldable rails facilitate access to crowded areas, passing through doors or transport via goods lifts and lifts. In order to provide further working space to operators and improve the approach to certain areas that are difficult to access, the 120 SE electric scissor lift has a standard a platform extension.

Aftersales service

Manitou offers 24-hour assistance, 7 days a week, 365 days a year! We have comprehensive spare parts available, with a 95% parts holding, with short delivery periods and a sub-4 hour response time to your site. A follow-up on every call is standard practice. Our knowledge and skill bank is available to our customers, with skilled technicians available to provide ongoing communication through our operations room.

Unbeatable warranty

Our standard warranty provides 12 months or 2 000 hours of service. 12- or 25-month extended warranties are available, allowing operators to reduce or even eliminate unplanned maintenance costs with an extended warranty that is tailored to your requirements.

In addition we offer our clients a world-class service and support network across South Africa, with dealerships in Cape Town, Durban, Johannesburg, Kathu, Port Elizabeth, Richards Bay, Rustenburg, Vereeniging and Steelpoort. In southern Africa, Manitou is represented in Botswana, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Zambia and Zimbabwe.


Manitou's scissor lifts deliver a robust, safer aerial platform for guaranteed maximum efficiency!  Enquire now or call +27 10 040 7313 for tailored finance plans and pricing.