Cable Placer

Bucket Trucks – Cable Placer

Versalift World Class Cable Placer Trucks

Bucket Truck by Versalift, Our Cable Placers are specifically designed for our clients who install, inspect and maintain networks of fiber optic cable and distribution cable.

The Versalift cable placer bucket truck is built to service the telecom and utility distribution and transmission industries. It has been designed to be the highest quality, safest and most reliable companion vehicle to any lineman working at stringing, placing or pulling cable in the telecom, utility or power distribution industries. Versalift offers the VTP-40-NE as a basic cable placing bucket truck, fitted with its safe and reliable lift. However, the broad set of available customizations that are available on Versalift Cable Placer bucket trucks ensure that you get the exact tool that your organization and people need to get the job done right.

Versalift offers a pre configured cable placer bucket truck. Generally, because Versalift bucket trucks have such a wide variety of uses, they are built to accommodate almost any situation imaginable. In the case of our pre configured cable placers, with a working height of 40’ and a horizontal reach of 29’ 7”.

As is the case with all Versalift bucket trucks, there are numerous customizations and variations in the cable placer product line to account for our clients’ preferences, whether they are from different industries, companies, climates, countries or geographies. Because each Versalift bucket truck is crafted with very close attention to detail, you can expect the same levels of safety, quality and reliability in each of your preferred customizations, just as you have come to expect of us in all our dealings.

Cable Placer bucket trucks are easily customized to include additional equipment that serves to improve and augment the capabilities of your people and your fleet.

Versalift customizations: TruGuard™

Cable placer bucket trucks are easily customized to include additional equipment that serves to  improve and augment the capabilities of your people and your fleet. These customizations include TruGuard™ technology, Versalift’s proprietary upper control isolating system, which provides another level of protection to linemen working in an aerial lift from phase-to-phase and phase-to-ground electrical contact. TruGuard™ provides unprecedented security and safety to linemen working near electrical phases.  Get home safe with TruGuard™, the safest isolation and insulation system available for bucket trucks today.

Cable Placer bucket trucks are commonly used in the telecommunications industry, please click link below to learn more:


Versalift is a leading manufacturer of bucket trucks, aerial devices, digger derricks and other specialty equipment for power generation, transmission and distribution, investor-owned utility, telecommunication, light & sign, and tree care industries. Working with co-ops, municipalities, government agencies and corporations through its global network of facilities and family of dealers, the company manufactures, sells and services bucket trucks in North America, South America, and Europe and employs nearly 700 associates worldwide.

  • Working Height
    40 ft. (12.2 m)
    Horizontal Reach
    29 ft 7 in (9.0m)
    Stowed Travel Height
    11 ft. 6 in. (3.5 m)
    Platform Capacity
    500 lbs (226 kg)
    Insulated or Non-insulated
    Material Handling