With Pack Mule, cargo capacity means just that. It can carry 1,200 lbs. of cargo. Columbia’s is “load capacity” and includes the weight of the “personnel, cargo, options, and accessories.” This will reduce the cargo capacity substantially.
Columbia’s towing package is advertised at 6,000 lbs., but maximum towing is only available at minimum speed. If you have a heavy tow load of 5,000 lbs., the Pack Mule SCT-7750 can move it at more than twice the speed.
31.5" x 48 ” (1512 sq. in.) standard with six optional sizes
29.5" x 43” (1268.5 sq. in.)
Pack Mule provides nearly 20% more deck space. And if you need more, there are six optional sizes.
Sealed A/C, no-maintenance motor. 13.2 hp (36 .V), 17.7 hp (48 V.)
Separately excited DC motor. 5.2 hp (24 V.), 15.3 (48 V.
Higher amps per hour increase runtime and battery life. Pack Mule’s standard battery provides more than 5% more amp hours.
Programmable High Frequency Charger
Pack Mule’s programmable charger uses temperature compensation and automatic cell equalization to extend both runtime and battery life.
Precision Rack and Pinion
Heavy Duty 1” steering pivot shaft.
Front axle with tapered bearings.
¾” steering pivot shaft and ¾” front axle with smaller bearings.
Ease and precision of steering not only affects driver performance, but also safety, especially in close areas. Additionally, the more robust steering greatly reduces downtime.
Cargo Deck Material
Melomine Laminated Decking
Painted Plywood Decking
Melomine lamination provides longer life and prevents early failure due to warping or splitting.
Dual Hall Effect Throttle Control
The Dual Hall Effect throttle control makes the vehicle safer because it substantially reduces the possibility of loss of accelerator control. It also reduces maintenance because there fewer parts to inspect and replace.
Ergonomic Accelerator Pedal
Pack Mule’s pedal design makes it easy to drive. Columbia’s is set at twice the angle of Pack Mules, putting stress on the operator’s ankle, and the accelerator requires more than three times the effort.
Steps on the Backrest
Pack Mule’s standard backrest steps make it easy for the operator to get to hard to reach places. This decreases operator fatigue and increases productivity.
Operator Friendly Ergonomic Matting
Pack Mule’s standard ergonomic matting makes life easier and more comfortable for the operator. This decreases operator fatigue and increases both safety and proeductivity.
Left Foot Presence Switch
The Left Foot Presence Switch increases safety by ensuring that the operator has both legs in the vehicle.
Fully-enclosed Operator Foot Area
The fully-enclosed operator foot area increases operator safety and comfort as well as protecting the internal workings of the vehicle.
The adjustable back rest helps fit the machine to the operator, increasing operator comfort and reducing fatigue.
Heavy duty 14-gauge, genuine diamond plate steel over a 10-gauge unibody frame.
14-gauge smooth steel body.
Pack Mule’s rugged construction means that it holds up in high volume, heavy use applications.
Multi-position hitch plate
Single position hitch plate. No upgrade.
Multi-position hitch plate allows hitch height to be adjusted to meet the specific application.
Pack Mule offers the only three-year warranty in the industry. This not only provides you with three times the coverage, but shows the confidence that Pack Mule has in its product.