Hydraulic wedges were developed to assist in the spreading of gaps between joints or for vertical lifting. Wedges can be used in numerous industrial applications. These tools are designed to reduce the risk of injury to workers and equipment, providing quicker and safer solutions, than using traditional practices. Primarily used for lifting up heavy equipment so it can be chocked for lifting or shifting by inserting load skates. Models can be supplied as mechanical, integral (integrated hydraulics) or remote head (driven by manual or powered pump).
Alternate terminology: Hydraulic Vertical Lifting Wedge, Hydraulic Wedge Tool, Hydraulic Powered Force Wedge, .