JMS Invests in New JLG 6RS Electric Scissor Lifts

JMS is responding to the growing dem for highly-sustainable low carbon powered access equipment by adding JLG 6RS scissor lifts to its access hire fleet.

The JLG 6RS electric scissor lift delivers industry-leading operational capability while satisfying an important need to carry out working at height operations with highly-efficient, low-energy, fume-free machines.

JMS Managing Director Mark Jackson said: “Main contractors their clients increasingly expect supply chain partners to use equipment that minimises their carbon footprint to contribute to the overall sustainability of the project. The JLG 6RS scissor lift is designed to satisfy this dem.

“It also has many of the advanced functions previously only available on JLG’s premium ES scissor lift range. JMS can now offer scissor lifts with these excellent features at lower rates, in line with our desire to give customers the best equipment the best value.”

The JLG 6RS electric scissor lift allows customers to work at height with zero-emissions near-silent operation, which is ideal for internal use. It also gives JMS customers gives excellent operational performance:


Maximum working height 7.79m
Maximum platform height 5.79m
Overall width 0.81m
Platform capacity 230kg
Deck extension 0.71m


The electric scissor lift gives JMS customers 4 big benefits:

Increased productivity – Extended duty cycles offer longer run times. Operators can carry out a full day’s work without having to charge the battery. This gives users confidence that the JLG 6RS will be ready to go when it is needed.

Great reliability – The JLG 6RS scissor lift has been designed to improve still further JLG’s already excellent record on reliability – for example, by re-engineering operating systems to have fewer moving parts.

Superb accessibility – The machine’s compact design innovative control systems makes the machine easy to use, operate in confined spaces. At just 0.81m wide, it can be taken through stard double doors with ease, as well as most service, construction lifts.

Safety – The JLG 6RS is fitted with a range of safety features, including passive pothole protection, a slope alarm light, dual wheel automatic brakes, proportional speed lift lower controls.

The scissor lift can traverse grades of up to 25 per cent, is fitted with non-marking tyres to protect indoor floors.


The JLG 6RS is available to hire. Call JMS today for more information on 0845 4670 000 or email