Among the floor jacks categories, aluminium made are getting so much attention nowadays. What’s the reason! Because they are lighter as compared to their steel made rivals available in market. And the second most important reason is despite of being the lighter ones, they offer complete functionality and strength which everyone needs while using Floor Jacks. If you are into racing, an aluminium made floor jack always comes handy for portability.
So if you are looking for floor jack, you should consider 2 factors. The floor jack should have a user friendly design and second easy storage. Considering these 2 factors, we present you 3 of the best available easily in market.
Arcan ALJ3T aluminium floor jack comes first in our list. As it completely fits on the definition of a great light weight floor jack. If we look at its design, Arcan ALJ3T weights 56 pounds and has a height of 7 inch. The design is extreme streamlined and as we told you earlier this floor jack has great portability and is easy to store which makes it best to be used at home or at shop.
The side plates are relatively thick, fortified lift arm, and powerful bypass valves which minimizes the hydraulic ram over extension. Arcan ALJ3T Floor Jack features powerful dual pistons which comes with dust shield which prevents hydraulic contamination and these pistons has a rapid rising action. The wheels are ball bearing mounted with protective saddle pad which provides you stability and easy portability at the same time. And it is almost difficult to find both these features with such lift capacity.
This floor jacks features an incredible 3 ton capacity coupled with the capacity of lifting to 18-1/8 inch height. It can also lift low profile cars very easily. The minimum lift height is 3 ¾ inch which comes very handy for imports, sports cars with very low side skirts. Apart from the low profile cars the high lift capacity is very ideal for the larger vehicles or SUVs also.
Apart from the awesome reviews this floor jack has some drawbacks too. Some users have experienced flexion of jacking pole during use.
Because of its light weight aluminium alloy structure Nesco Tools 2203 aluminium low profile floor jack features amazing portability and durability. Other features include double plunger, 3 ton weighing capacity similar to Arcan ALJ3T Floor Jack and high quality rollers. This floor jack is ideal for those who are looking for light weight and sturdy floor jacks. Very easy to assemble, its long frame makes a very easy user experience.
Drawbacks is only its high price because there are so many cheaper floor jacks are available in market. But if you can afford, this product is really a gem.
This JEGS floor jack is the lightest one, weighs only 49 pounds with a lift capacity of about 2 Tons. It is ideal for the small cars because of ease of use and amazing portability. JEGS floor jack not only has an amazing paint job but also an amazing strength of a complete functional aluminium floor jack. JEGS floor jack features a powerful grip which minimizes slipping, dual side handles for great portability.
The only drawback is its overseas production sites which are making users confused of its quality and durability.