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.
|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.