/// lektro ap8700

Product group
Aircraft GSE
towbarless tug 



For Aircraft  an Helicopter Up To 55,000 lbs (24,948 kg)

Ideal for mid-range corporate jets down through turboprops and helicopters

year of manufacture: 2002

with NEW A-quality batteries
-option available: Aluminum Universal Long-Reach Adapter
-option available: GPU function 24&28 volt,


AP8700C Features:

-Vehicle Drive: 30.9 HP/23.1 kW, 48 VDC Traction Motor mated with Auburn/Dana 44 Differential. Limited Slip Differential, optional.

-Motor Speed Control: EV-100 LX SCR with On-Board Diagnostics. Speed controlled by combination Hand Throttle/Directional Lever.

-Batteries: Eight 6 VDC, 350 AMP-HR Batteries (20 hr rate), wired in series. Single Point Watering System, optional.

-GPU: Built-in 12/24/28 VDC / 800 CCA Motive/GPU Batteries. 1175 CCA, optional. An Independent 1175 CCA Battery and Charging System also optional.

-Motive Battery Charger: External Fully Automatic 50 AMP DC / 220 VAC / 60 Hz / 1-PH Charger. 50 Hz, optional.

-Nose Gear Lift Cradle: Patented Universal Nose Gear Lift Cradle activated by an Electric/Hydraulic Pump Assembly capable of handling dual and single wheel aircraft, those with or without wheel farings, and a Hold Down provision for light-nosed aircraft. Aircraft Selection System, optional.

-Winch: Heavy-duty Hydraulic Winch with Automatic Safety Cut-Off. Winch and Strut Straps included.

-Steering: Automotive-type Wheel coupled to an Automotive Gear Box resulting in very responsive steering action.

-Service Brakes: Foot Operated Hydraulic Disc-Type Service Brakes at each Drive Wheel.

-Parking Brake: Hand/Foot activated Electric Deadman Parking Brake.

-Drive Tires: Dual 5.00 x 8 10-ply Pneumatic Traction Tread. Poly-Foam and Chains, optional.

-Steer Tires: Dual 5.00 x 8 8-ply Pneumatic Highway Tread. Poly-Foam and Steer Axle Suspension, optional.

-Lighting: Dual 360° Rotating Spotlights mounted on Cowl, One Rear Headlight mounted on Back of Operator’s Platform and Four Flashing Amber Running Lights. LED Bulbs, optional.

-Extension Ladder: Step Ladder attached to operator’s back rest.

-Operator’s Compartment: Two person configuration, Stand-Up Operation with Restraint.

-Construction: Welded Steel Plate and Polymers preserved by Primer and Automotive High-Gloss Red or White Enamel Paint with special protective Polyurethane Coating to prevent rust, scratches and corrosion. Custom colors, optional.



Length: 159.25 in / 404.7 cm

Width:54.75 in / 139.1 cm

Height (at top of steering wheel): 49.75 in / 126.5 cm

Turning Radius: 139 in / 353 cm

Wheel Base: 81.25 in / 206.4 cm

Vehicle Speed, Empty: 7 MPH / 11.2 KPH

Vehicle Speed, Loaded (To max. Vehicle Capacity): 3 MPH / 4.8 KPH

 **Lift Cradle Capacity: 5500 LBS / 2495 KG

Nose Gear Cradle Lifting Height: 9 in / 23 cm

Ground Clearance: 5 in / 12.7 cm

Shipping Weight w/o Batteries & Charger: 2970 LBS / 1347 KG

Shipping Weight w/ Motive Batteries & Charger: 4300 LBS / 1950 KG

Shipping Weight w/ Motive & GPU Batteries & Charger: 4650 LBS / 2109 KG

**Lift Capacity is calculated with 18 in / 46 cm diameter aircraft tire in lift cradle. Aircraft tire center line at 20.5 in / 52 cm from drive tire center line.


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lektro ap8700

Model: towbarless tug
Manufacturer: lektro
Type: AP8700
Reference: 1000132