MHL-2P Headstock/Tailstock Positioner Lifts

Features of ALM Two Column Positioners

  • Capacities from 8,000 LBS. to 75,000 LBS. and 68.5" to 73" of vertical lift. The distance between the coulmns can be designed to be adjustable to fit all your positioning requirements.
  • Greater output in less time Our positioners have fast overall times, typically positioning your piecework in less than sixty seconds.
  • Lower capital expenditure Our efficient hydraulic design uses much less space and power than over-sized alternatives that cost more to purchase and operate.
  • Improve worker safety and comfort. Our positioners save your employees' backs with a "one-hand, one-button" ease of operation designed in! NEMA 4 control enclosures protect your people and your investment against environmental hazards.
  • We assure our reliability We lower your operation risk profile by backing up our quality assurance practices with a lifetime warranty on carriage bearings, and the kind of responsive, long-life assurance available only from a "Made in the USA" manufacturer.
  • ALM MHL-2P Positioners are available in 208/230/VAC 1PH or 208/230/460VAC 3PH with optional electrical service available. Requires no special foundation. System is electro-hydraulic. All raise, lower and rotate functions are one hand, one button (push and hold to operate).



  • The Fixed Base Positioner can be installed in 8 hours.
  • Compact – Uses less floor space than other positioners.
  • Fast Overall Cycle Time
  • Electronically Equalized Lifting Columns – requires no mechanical coupling overhead or underneath work area
  • NEMA 4 Control Console with optional key lock controls
  • Adjustable Base Model allows Positioner to be employed with various weldments to assemblies of differing sizes and lengths and can be adjusted in a matter of minutes