18″ Tower is the classic Total Fabrications tower product featuring easy to use components and robust construction.


Head Block; 18GSTP – Features include, Aluminium chain wheels for long lasting service.

Sleeve Block; EHDS4, SHDS4 – Features include, Features include, Variety of Different sleeve blocks all featuring internally mounted wheels.

Base Unit; 18GSTB – Features include, Lightweight and compact Aluminium construction with adjustable feet. Optional outriggers available.

Tower Lifting Frame; EHDTLF – Allows for the safe erection of the tower using a motor to control both the lift and descent. No working at height is necessary for this operation.


Material Specifications

Mast Type: 18″ Tower, 45.7cm x 45.7cm
Horizontal Truss Types: EHD Truss; SHD Truss
Material Specifications: EN AW-6082 T6
Fixings: M16 x 45mm grade 8.8 HT Nuts & bolts
Tower Capacity: Nominal 4000 kgs

Item Codes, Weights and Dimensions

Design Specification

Manufactured in accordance with
BS EN 1090-3:2008 : Technical Requirements for aluminium structures
EN ISO 9001:2008 : Quality management systems
BS118 The Structural Use of Aluminium
CE Certified

  • All loads are given in Kilograms
  • Allowance has been made for self-weight of truss
  • The payload of the truss has been calculated as a permanent action. Should it be necessary to consider the payload as a variable action, the tabulated figures should be reduced to 90% of the given values