Jimmy Jib Info

The Jimmy Jib camera crane is a modular crane made up of 3ft aluminium sections with the smallest size being 6ft going up to 40ft. The Jimmy Jib can be mounted on a studio ped, special jib track, 3/4 wheel base or tracking vehicles. The Jib head can also be over slung adding 3ft height, giving a 360 degree view. The Jimmy Jib will run on mains power or batteries. Full spares, electronics and head are carried at all times.

Track is available.

Camera Specs

JIB NAME REACH FROM PIVOT MAX LENS HEIGHT REAR SECTIONS REQUIRED MAX PAYLOAD
Standard 6ft (1.8m) 13ft (4.0m) One (3ft backswing) 65lbs (29.4kg)
Standard Plus 9ft (2.7m) 16ft (4.9m) One (3ft backswing) 60lbs (27.2kg)
Giant 12ft (3.7m) 19ft (5.8m) One (3ft backswing) 50lbs (22.6kg)
Giant Plus 15ft (4.6m) 23ft (7.0m) Two (6ft backswing) 50lbs (22.6kg)
Super 18ft (5.5m) 25ft (7.6m) Two (6ft backswing) 50lbs (22.6kg)
21ft 21ft (6.4m) 27ft (8.2m) Two (6ft backswing) 50lbs (22.6kg)
Super Plus 24ft (7.3m) 30ft (9.1m) Two (6ft backswing) 50lbs (22.6kg)
Extreme 30ft (9.1m) 33ft (10.1m) Three (9ft backswing) 50lbs (22.6kg)
The 40ft 40ft (12.2m) 43ft (13.1m) Three (9ft backswing) 25lbs (11.3kg)

Health & Safety

The Jimmy Jib has a minimum two man crew, Operator and Technician. (the 40ft requires two Technicians)  Both Jimmy Jib Operator and Technician must be present  when the crane is being rigged derigged moved and operated.

Caddywhompus Tv Ltd has public and employer liability insurances and adheres to Health & Safety working procedures as set out by the HSA.

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