ELME Spreader Model 508 is a fixed end lift spreader for empty ISO container handling. Designed to be integrated on the carriage in the mast of a lift truck, ELME model 508 can handle one empty 20ft ISO container from the short side. The spreader is designed to handle 8ft wide containers with c/c 2258 mm between the two twistlocks. The bottom support is hydraulically adjustable, allowing the spreader to handle various container heights. TWISTLOCK SYSTEM The twistlock system is manufactured in a rugged design and is well proven since many years. Model 508 is equipped with hardened ISO quick exchange twistlocks, hydraulically activated with electrical and mechanical interlocking against faulty locking and unlocking. CONTROL AND PROTECTION SYSTEM Electrical systems monitor the state of the spreader at all times. Indicator lights advise the operator when the spreader is correctly seated, locked or unlocked. Each signal is a precondition for the important protection functions of the spreader, such as twistlock activation and lift interrupt. DISCLAIMER All specifications are subject to change without notice. A list of options enables you to adapt the product more precisely to your needs and further information is available on request.