Stackers, lifters and work positioners are manufactured to help lift and lower equipment such as paper reels for a printer or a gearbox for a maintenance technician. Merlin supplies a variety of stackers both manual and electric with specialist accessories such as v’ blocks and spigots.

stackers and lifting equipment


Hydraulic Manual Stackers

hydraulic manual stackers

Hydraulic Manual Stackers offering various lifting capacities and a wide range of options such as booms and platforms. The models below represent some of the best manual stackers currently available. By definition, these hydraulic and manual stackers do not need to be charged and last longer.

Work Positioners


Officially called work positioners these lifters / stackers offer a compact and easily moved handling tool available in manual, semi-electric and fully electrical operation with various attachments for non-standard loads with lift heights starting at 130 mm and going up to a maximum of 1700 mm for the model E100A.

Mini Lightweight Lifters

M200 lifter

Mini Lightweight Lifters are perfect for most applications around a warehouse or busy production environment where the lightweight and highly manoeuvrable lifters and stackers, available with a manual winch or electrical motors excel. Easily stored in small spaces ready for work and to be charged if you choose one of the electric models.

Manual Stacker with Foot Pump

MMS4120 Manual Stacker

A Manual stacker with foot pump is supplied with unique perspex chain protection. This mini stacker is designed for use in small areas such as the back of containers on vehicles.  Optional attachments such as booms and platforms are available from stock. Please check with us regarding stocks as these change daily and there may be a long lead time for some models.

Manual Pallet Stacker for the UK

Manual pallet stacker

This manual anodised pallet stacker is the modern ergonomic solution for companies wishing to increase productivity whilst conforming to current health & safety legislation.

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