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#1 Ashim

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Posted 15 December 2006 - 01:33 AM

Hi,

Have been reading a few ASC Mags and often come across Lights being mounted on a Condor. What is a Condor?
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#2 David Mullen ASC

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Posted 15 December 2006 - 02:16 AM

Hi,

Have been reading a few ASC Mags and often come across Lights being mounted on a Condor. What is a Condor?


It's a big hydraulic arm/crane with a bucket/platform at the end for putting lights on. Comes in different lengths. Here's a photo:
http://www.1stliftco...fts/T40_002.jpg
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#3 Kevin Zanit

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Posted 15 December 2006 - 02:55 AM

And here is one in use:
condor.jpg
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#4 Jonathan Bowerbank

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Posted 15 December 2006 - 03:10 AM

It can also be referred to as a "cherry picker"
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