Riding your bike at top speeds down long winding roads sounds like a dream come true, doesn’t it? But that’s only possible if you are able take care of your bike and able to maintain it in prime condition. And that’s why purchasing the right jack, stand, or lift assumes importance. Here are some of our top picks for this year.
1. PowerZone 380047 1700 LB Hydraulic Motorcycle/ATV Jack
When it comes to taking care of your bike, cleaning it regularly, and maintaining it in prime condition, purchasing a good quality jack becomes all the more essential.
However, before purchasing one, you need to be aware of whether the jack in question has the lifting capacity, lifting range, and carriage width.
The great thing about the Powerzone jack is the fact that it is a hydraulic jack and should enable you to operate it hands-free, enabling you to take better care of your motorbike.
The product in question is made from heavy duty steel and is built to be more durable and long standing. More to the point, it won’t bow in the middle as some of the inferior products do. This particular product has a rated capacity of 1700LB, with a Lifting Range of 4-1/2” to 14-1/2” which should fit most bikes.
Priced just under $115, the product carries a reasonable price tag since it is a hydraulic jack. It comes with multiple lock in positions enabling you to position the bike in various positions, while allowing you access to various parts. In short, with this jack you should be able to clean and maintain your bike quite effectively. The product also comes with a T handle, providing you with a secure grip and rubber grip saddle pads to further protect your bike. With this jack, you need not worry about your bike falling over and getting damaged in the process. The only downside is that the price is a tad steep, but since it is a hydraulic jack, that’s to be expected. It is definitely a worthwhile purchase.
This one does that and much more. It comes with a ramp that enables you to drive the bike onto the lift, where after you can use the central jack to raise it into position and fix it there. The scissor lift is air operated and uses 90-110 PSI minimum.
Priced just under $1100, the price is quite steep but since the lift carries multiple uses, you can chalk it up as a permanent investment and take better care of your bike. It is made from heavy duty steel, comes with eight locking positions, and should last for a long period of time. Apart from the durability, it has the capacity to lift large custom motorcycles up to 1,500 pounds. Overall, this is the lift you would need, especially if you own multiple bikes, as it allows you easy access to the various parts so you should be able to clean and maintain all in prime pristine condition. The product carries some warranty so you may want to review the terms before purchasing this product.
The lift table offers you an easy option to mount your bike, since it comes with a ramp that enables you to drive the bike onto the ramp and the lift itself. Yet it is the fact that this motorcycle lift comes with a wheel chock and a drop panel that makes it all the more attractive. It comes with a foot pedal that’s air operated and should enable you to easily lift motorbikes that weigh around 1000 pounds. Apart from this, the frame is made from heavy duty steel and should provide you with a durable and strong lift, one that does not bow down in the middle or break and fall apart.
Priced under $900, the price is a little less steep than others and is definitely worth it when you consider that it is not just a lift, but one that comes with a wheel chock and drop panel. If you own multiple bikes, then this is the sort of lift you would need to go in for. The wheel chock is invaluable as it enables you to lock the bike into position while you clean and maintain it. It is definitely a worthwhile purchase.
4. Liftmaster 1500LB Motorcycle Bike Lift ATV Jack 11cm Low Profile
The jack is one of those essential motorcycle accessories that you must have when you own a motorcycle, as it enables you to clean and maintain your bike in its prime condition.
When purchasing a jack, there are a few things you would want to consider, from lifting capacity, height of the lift, to carriage and the material it is made from. This is because all this would provide you with information as to whether getting that jack is worth it.
The Liftmaster’s ATV jack is this sort that you can opt for, as it provides you with premium lifting capacity, enabling you to lift bikes that weigh as much as 1500 pounds with ease. Apart from this, this particular jack comes with swivel castors that should enable you to maneuver the jack with the bike easily. It has a lifting range of four to 14 inches which is more than enough for you to get under the bike if required and clean it more effectively.
Priced around $100, this product may seem a bit steep but is definitely worth it when you consider the benefits. It is CE/ANSI Certified for machinery and product safety, and offers you with more by way of additional support in the form of a precision foot valve with secure straps. So if you were worried about your bike tipping over, there is no need, as with this product your bike would be firmly and securely fixed into position. The only downside is the pricing, but overall it is definitely a worthwhile purchase.
This jack should enable you to securely lift your bike into position, allowing you easy access to all its parts, which should make it possible for you to clean it, change the wheel and any add-ons, and maintain it so that it functions seamlessly. Its tubular frame is designed to provide you with maximum support and is composed of heavy duty steel so you need not be worried if the jack would buckle under pressure and cause your bike to tip over.
Priced just under $90, the product is priced a tad steep but since it is a hydraulic jack, it is definitely worth it. The jack comes with a chemical wash and a lead coating to ensure that the product is long standing and does not incur any damage from rust and other conditions. Moreover it is designed to be dirt and grease resistant, so cleaning up the jack after use should be an easy affair. Overall, the product is a good buy with the only downside being the price tag, but when you take into account the prices of other hydraulic jacks in the market, you can see that this one is indeed a worthwhile buy.
This jack is one of those heavy duty ones that has a capacity to lift and support bikes that weigh up to 4,000 pounds easily. While the frame is made of heavy duty steel, it is surprisingly easy to operate, and moreover, due to the fact that it is made from heavy duty steel, it can easily support most bikes, irrespective of how heavy they are and will not fold or break from pressure.
Priced under $180, this jack carries a reasonable price tag given its heavy duty features and its capacity. It comes with a removable lift saddle and padded lift rails, giving you easy access to the various parts of the bike once it gets positioned. The product also comes with secure locking bars that both lock in, secure the bike into position, and prevent it from tipping over or rolling off. On the other hand, the product is designed more for those who own multiple bikes rather than single bike owners. That aside, it is indeed a worthwhile product to purchase and can even lift cars and small trucks, so it can be multi purposed as well.
It allows you more control as you lift the bike and lock it into position. And moreover, this product comes with damper shock controls when lowering your bike, so you can be assured that using this lift will not damage your bike or jar anything out of place.
Priced around $80, this lift and lower stand provides you with an easy and safe way to raise and lower your bike without it falling off or tipping to the side. Moreover, the product is quite easy to operate and you should be able to do it on your own. It also comes with a fully adjustable deck height which should fit nearly all bikes. It also has a durable anti-slip pad to prevent the bike from slipping or rolling off to the side. On the flip side, its capacity is a bit on the low side for the price listed, but overall this product is a worthwhile purchase. So take a moment to check the product out and see if it is worth your time.
It is also custom painted to prevent any rust damage as well. It comes with durable rubber padding on the top, which should cushion and cradle your bike as you use the jack. It is designed for central lifting and should lift your bike to adequate height, enabling you to clean, repair, and maintain it effectively.
Priced around $65, this jack certainly delivers on all that a jack is supposed to, including having a wide carriage. But on the flip side, this jack is wholly manual and one would have thought that at the price listed, it would at least be hydraulic.
Overall, the jack is a good one, and it can easily lift your bike up to 13 inches and more. You can also use optional support to use this jack to lift your bike up even higher. While the jack is fully manual, nevertheless it is a good one and one that you should consider when trying to maintain your bike. Just remember to check if this product comes with a warranty and the terms before purchasing it.
It has a lifting capacity of 1100 pounds and can easily lift and position bikes that weigh this much quite easily. That aside, it also comes with a wide deck which should make it even easier to position the bike and to lock it into position.
The jack is reasonably priced and comes with a crank handle, which you need to use to operate this jack. With a 12 cm removable crank handle, you can lift your bike and position it into place. This wide deck can also be used for cars and even ATVs. In fact, you can multi-purpose this jack, but on the flip side, it is fully manual. Overall, it is a good purchase and comes with two variable screw adaptors. And with this jack, you should be able to clean and maintain your bike in prime working condition.
It can easily lift and support bikes that weigh about 1100 pounds, and moreover, it comes with a wide stand which should provide you with more stability as you use it to lift your bike. It can lift your bike up to a maximum of 15 inches and more, and offers you easy access to the undercarriage.
Priced under $55, the jack lift is designed to provide you with long standing durable support, and as it is made from heavy duty steel, it does just that. More importantly, it comes with two screw adapters for variable height adjustment. The only downside is that this is a crank operated jack and is fully manual, so you would have to be hands on when using this jack to set up your bike. That aside, it is a good quality jack and one that is designed to provide you with maximum support and stability. Overall, it is a good jack to purchase, and if you do not mind using the crank, it is definitely a worthwhile purchase.