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Putzmeister MX 43/47Z Placing Boom

The MX 43/47Z is the largest placing boom in the industry that does not require a counterweight. Using the same maneuverable boom as Putzmeister’s 47Z-Meter truck-mounted concrete boom pump, it boasts an impressive 138 feet 1 inch horizontal reach. It is ideal for demanding jobs such as high-rise buildings, bridges, dams, and other specialty applications.

Putzmeister Advantages

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Only Putzmeister’s modular and high strength square tower:

  • Easily expands for use at a variety of height and floor levels.
  • Can be self-jacked.
  • Can be placed on anchors or base plates.
  • Protects delivery line and power connections inside the tower.
  • Makes it easier to block out and patch floor openings.
  • Allows convenient inside ladder access.
  • 3-meter and 6-meter tower sections available.

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Putzmeister’s commitment to innovation and leading-edge engineering has produced the most advanced placing booms available.

  • Square Tower with Modular Design
  • Simple Bracing with Vertical Support
  • Highest Freestanding Heights
  • Highest Reach Above Upper Wedge Point
  • Spacious Platform
  • Versatile Pedestal
  • No Counterweight on Booms
  • Easiest Boom to Raise and Move
  • Lightweight

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  • Only Putzmeister towers can free stand up to 80-foot heights without a counterweight.
  • Elimination of cumbersome counterweight saves time and labor.
  • Greatest height above upper wedge point.
  • Pour more floors with fewer jumps.
  • Up to a 46-foot overhang before it’s necessary to raise the boom.

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Putzmeister Placing Systems are ideal for demanding applications, including:

  • High-rise buildings
  • Bridges
  • Dams
  • Treatment plants
  • Precast plants
  • Other specialty applications

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  • Spacious platform designed with safety in mind.
  • Convenient chest height access to the four-pin connection.
  • Provides a “bird’s eye” view for the operator.

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Putzmeister offers project assistance from start to finish:

  • Equipment selection
  • Equipment performance
  • System design and unit placement
  • Maximum placement coverage
  • Technical data
  • Operator training, upon request
  • Concrete composition consultation
  • Help in maintaining your bottom line

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Mounting Configuration

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With years of experience in designing placing systems for countless applications, Putzmeister the gained the experience and expertise needed to develop the widest variety of mounting and climbing applications. We have a system to you’re your needs.

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Only Putzmeister reaches up to 80-foot freestanding heights without a counterweight.

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Convenient floor support plates for use with an existing concrete slab.

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An optional kit available for freestanding applications that don’t have a foundation.

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Clamps to an existing structure or form framework. Can be used with or without a tower.

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Climbing Configuration

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With years of experience in designing placing systems for countless applications, Putzmeister the gained the experience and expertise needed to develop the widest variety of mounting and climbing applications. We have a system to you’re your needs.

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The larger Putzmeister placing booms easily climb using the job site crane.

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Secures the tower inside or outside the structure (sometimes called an Outside Tie-In).

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Supported by the building, the unit easily climbs using a crane.

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Specification Tables

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Reach/Boom
Boom design Z-Fold
Horizontal reach 138' 1" (42.09m)
Vertical reach* 138' 1" (42.09m)
Reach depth* 105' 0" (32.00m)
Boom Sections
1st section 29' 2" (8.89m)
2nd section 25' 11" (7.90m)
3rd section 24' 7" (7.49m)
4th section 27' 3" (8.31m)
5th section 27' 11" (8.51m)
Boom Articulation
1st section 91°
2nd section 181°
3rd section 180°
4th section 245°
5th section 234°
General Specifications
Rotation 365°
Pipeline diameter 5" (125mm)
Control systems Radio-Cable-Manual

* Measured from bottom of pedestal for MX booms.

Weights are approximate and vary with options selected.
Dimensions will vary with different models and specifications.
Maximum theoretical calues listed.
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Lattice Tower
Section height option 1 9' 11" (3.00m)
Section height option 2 18' 8" (5.70m)
Section weight option 1 5,577 lbs (2,530kg)
Section weight option 2 7,330 lbs (3,325kg)
Section width option 1 6' 7" x 6' 7" (2x2m)
Section width option 2 6' 7" x 6' 7" (2x2m)

* Measured from bottom of pedestal for MX booms.

Weights are approximate and vary with options selected.
Dimensions will vary with different models and specifications.
Maximum theoretical calues listed.
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Placing System Weights
Boom 28,660 lbs (13,000kg)
Pedestal 8,000 lbs (3,629kg)
Total 36,600 lbs (16,629kg)

* Measured from bottom of pedestal for MX booms.

Weights are approximate and vary with options selected.
Dimensions will vary with different models and specifications.
Maximum theoretical calues listed.
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Diagrams

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End hose not to be operated in caution area.
Photos and drawings are for illustrative purposes only.
Dimensions will vary with different truck makes, models and specifications.
For available options, please contact the factory.

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