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12m Cherrypicker A cherry picker gives easy access for painting eves, tree removal, getting cats out of trees ‐ or just to get really high to look at the view. Ideal for painting, changing lights and tree removal. Electric powered for quiet use or petrol motor as a backup or preferred alternative. 360 degree continuous turntable rotation. Power to Basket. Tilting basket.
Work Height 12.5m Max Basket height 10.9 m Max Outreach 5.90m Height Max Outreach 6.4m Base width (legs out)3.7m Safe Work Load 215kg Travel Height 2.0m Travel width 1.6m Weight 1,465 kg
Snorkel MHP13AT (manufactured 2011—complies with all new weight legislation)
Scissor Lift Hire: Electric 5.7 metre Hire a 5.7m scissor lift long term or short for all electrical, plumbing and painting jobs. And when you get to where you need with the scissor you may need to hire a welder, water blaster or maybe a generator to complete the job. Platform Height: 5.7m Slide Out Deck for easy reaching to 0.9m Collapsed height: 201cm Weight: 1340kg Safe Work Load: 227kg indoors Only to be used on concrete slab Electric powered Transport: Scissor Lift Hire charge includes a trailer
Scissor lift Hire (all terrain) 8.3metre or 11metre Hire a MEC or Snorkel 4 wheel drive go anywhere scissor for all access in difficult ‐ or not so difficult ‐ to reach jobs. And when you get to where you need with the scissor you may need to hire a welder, water blaster or maybe a generator to complete the job. Work Height: 13.28m (MEC), 10.3m (Snorkel) Platform height: 11.28m (MEC)/8.28m (Snorkel) Stowed Height (top rail): 2.63m (MEC), 2.56m (Snorkel) Max Load: 340kg (MEC), 580kg (Snorkel) Gradability: 40% (MEC), 35% (Snorkel)
Mobile Scaffold Hire ‐ 1.8m x 1.8m Scaffold Hire includes a stillage for easy loading and transport of the scaffold. Scaffold Hire includes a trailer for transport. Better Rentals scaffold hire includes easy to understand instructions to make building the scaf‐ fold easy to give you a safe and functional scaffold tower. We only hire No Bolt Scaffold ‐ the thickest walled aluminium scaffold available so you'll hire a safe scaffold. And this scaffold is manufactured in Melbourne. Mobile scaffold hire will take care of all scaffolding jobs to a work height of 7.2 metres. Variety of mobile scaffold sizes available:
2.4m x 2.4m to a max scaffold height of 7.2 metres (8' x 8' x 24') 1.8m x 1.8m to a maximum scaffold height of 5.4 metres (6' x 6' x 18') 1.2m x 1.2m to a maximum scaffold height of 3.6m (4' x 4' x 12') Combination of mobile scaffold sizes available for hire.
1800mm standing height
8’ (2.4m) and 10’ (3.3m) trestles 4m and 6m planks
Trestles and Planks
8’ (2.4m) and 10’ (3.3m)
Jack Hammer Breaker Hire ‐ small electric Hire a Hilti jack hammer breaker to break concrete up to 75mm thick. Ideal for shower recesses, steps, post holes for patios.
Points, chisels, spades and asphalt cutters available. Tile removers available. Runs off mains power or hire a 2kva generator.
Comply with strict European vibration laws when you hire a jack hammer from Better Rentals.
Jack Hammer Breaker Hire ‐ medium electric Hire a Hilti jack hammer breaker to break concrete up to 100mm thick. Ideal for shower recesses, steps, post holes for patios. Points, chisels, spades and asphalt cutters available. Tile removers available. Runs off mains power or hire a 2kva generator. Comply with strict European vibration laws when you hire a jack hammer from Better Rentals.
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Jack Hammer Breaker Hire ‐ large electric Hire a large electric jack hammer breaker for breaking concrete up to 150mm thick. Points, chisels, spades and asphalt cutters available Use mains power or 3kva generator Weight: 29kg Model: Bosch Brute ‐ GSH27
Jack Hammer 25 kg ‐ Air powered A heavy duty jackhammer breaker for breaking large areas of concrete. The only bigger and easier is excavator mounted. Spades and asphalt cutters available Anti vibration handle reduces operator fatigue. Model Sullair MK250 Weight 25kg Air Require 33.4cfm Impact Rate 1350 per min Points, chisels, spades and asphalt cutters available
Small Airpick 11.5 kg ‐ Air powered
Diesel Powered 95 cfm Compressor
Excavator Breakers: 1.5 tonne, 3.0 tonne and 5.0 tonne
For all you larger concrete or demolition needs try our excavator mounted breakers. Makes short work of all bigger jobs. Our 1.5 tonne machines even come on a trailer at no extra cost (see our earthmoving section for more details about our excavator range). Diesel charged as used
95cfm Kaeser M6 Hose reel for easy hose pack up Power two of our breakers Long tow bar for easy backing Auto anti frost and oiler for freeze free tools
Great for working on horizontal or smaller jobs. Anti vibration handle reduces operator fatigue . Model Sullair MDT 22 Weight 11.5kg Air Required 33.4 cfm Impact Rate 1450 per min Points, chisels, spades and asphalt cutters available
Vacuum Hire ‐ wet or dry
Hire an industrial vacuum for jobs where the vacuum you use for your hallway just isn't going to be big enough. Water spills, lots of dust, this vacuum will do it all. And we hire carpet dryers if that's why you want one of these… Use it for water or dust Large capacity Heavy duty suction
Water Blaster Hire ‐ 1500psi electric Water blaster hire to clean moss and other gunk off paving, walls and roofs. In fact, any cleaning application where some pressure will make the job easier can be done when you hire a water blaster.
1500 psi (they have a gauge on them so we know
they'll do the job). 11 litres per minute Transport: Will fit in the boot of car. Hose Length: 10m Power Lead Length: Max one heavy duty extension lead.
Rotary Cleaner Concentrated cleaning power with our new rotary cleaner attachment for 3000 psi water blasters. A rotating nozzle arm, equipped with power nozzles, increases area coverage by a factor of up to 10 and guarantees uniform cleanliness without streaks. Can be used anywhere With this great attachment, efficient high‐pressure cleaning is possible on the widest range of materials, such as tiles, natural stone, concrete or wood in both indoor and outdoor areas. This versatility is appreciated in workshops and industrial kitchens as well as by contract cleaners and grounds staff.
Pressure Cleaner ‐ 3000 psi Hire this 3000 psi water blaster with a petrol motor for larger areas or more stubborn stuff than the 1500 psi. Ideal for roofs and earthmoving equipment. Easy start Honda motors Hose Reel Length: Extra long 35m Water output: 15l litres per minute We also supply power heads for those heavy duty jobs. Why not try a rotary cleaning attachment (picture on opposite page) for that pavement cleaning job?
35 metres of hose on a reel. 3 way nozzle (fan, pencil and a big round spray pattern that I can’t really describe but I’m sure you can imagine) Roto Nozzle to effectively double the pressure (careful ‐ it’ll take paint off).
Graffiti Buster ‐ Water tank & water blaster Petrol powered 3000psi water blaster. Water cart holds 1000 litres (about an hour of use). Also available without the water blaster.
Stihl Power Broom
What we include with every 3000 psi pressure cleaner hire:
Petrol powered sweeper. Makes light work of the biggest cleaning tasks Great for use when installing artificial grass surfaces Harness and fuel included in hire rate
Vibrating Plate Hire Wacker VP 1030
Small vibrating plate perfect to hire for use for small areas of granular soil ‐ patios, footpaths and paving. Small enough to fit in a car boot ‐ but a two person lift for safety. Easy start Honda motor Weight: 50kg Travel Speed: 23m/min Base Plate l x w 480mmm x 300mm Centrifugal Force: 1 tonne
Vibrating Plate Hire Wacker VPH 70 Hire a Wacker vibrating plate for crushed rock footpaths, paving and packing sand under slabs. Easy start Honda Motor Width 460mm Weight 76kg Compaction depth ‐ up to 300mm Centrifugal force ‐ 1.98 t (19.8kn) Travel speed ‐ up to 28m/min
Vibrating Plate Hire ‐ Wacker Asphalt A vibrating plate designed for asphalting ‐ but will do a great job on paving, crushed rock paths and packing sand. Rounded edges for mark free asphalting. Water tank to wet the asphalt. Weight ‐ 88kg Width ‐ 500mm Self propelled forward
Rammer Hire ‐ Wacker Hire a Wacker rammer for back‐filling trenches or holes. Four stroke petrol for easy starting. Weight ‐ 76 kg Foot size ‐ 320mm long x 260mm wide.
Vibrating Plate ‐ 140kg reversible A vibrating plate designed for jobs where lots of compaction is needed in a confined area. Hire this vibrating plate when you need more compaction than a 2.5 tonne roller but in a confined area… Specifications Weight – 140kg Width – 400mm Max Speed – 21m/min Unleaded petrol, key start self propelled forward and reverse
A Mikasa vibrating plate designed for jobs where lots of compaction is needed in a confined area. Hire this vibrating plate when you need more compaction than a 3 tonne roller but in a confined area… Specifications Weight – 330kg Width – 600mm Centrifugal Force – 45kN Max Speed – 24m/min Diesel, key start self propelled forward and reverse
Roller Hire ‐ Walk Behind 450kg Sometimes the area you're compacting is a little small for a ride on roller. Hire this walk behind roller. We'd really only recommend it if the hire of a large vibrating plate or the ride on roller isn't suitable. They're much more efficient and better value. Weight: 450kg Engine: Honda 4 stroke petrol Centrifugal Force: 1.5t
Vibrating Plate ‐ 300kg reversible
Roller ‐ 1.2 Tonne Wacker RD12
Hire a 1.2 tonne Wacker roller for all driveway and smaller compaction and asphalting jobs. Ideal uses include a roller for Tynong toppings and asphalt driveway construction. Weight ‐ 1.2 tonne Water for asphalting Reliable Honda key start engine ROPS for safety Roller hire includes a trailer for easy transport. Unleaded charged as used
Roller ‐ 2.6 tonne Wacker RD27 Roller hire for all sorts of jobs where the smaller roller will do the job but you want to do it quicker. Long term rates our speciality on this roller 2.63 tonne pressurised water to both drums vibration ‐ front, rear or both drum width ‐ 1200mm max centrifugal force ‐ 3.14kN Diesel charged as used.
Roller ‐ 5.0 tonne pad foot Ingersoll Rand SD45 F For high quality compaction of cohesive soils. 5.0 Tonne specs: Weight ‐ 5,148.0kg Drum Width ‐ 1372mm Centrifugal force ‐ 99kN Diesel charged as used.
Hire our low hour trench roller for safe and efficient trench compaction. Infra‐red remote to keep operator away from trench. Weight ‐ 1.473kg Width ‐ 820mm Diesel charged as used.
Roller ‐ 1.2 tonne Wacker trench roller
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Electric Compressor Hire ‐ 10cfm Hire a small and light electric compressor and they'll easily power a nail gun and other small air tools. And if you need to hire a generator to get this to compress air, we can help. Electric powered. Requires 8kva generator Light weight. Fit in the boot of a car.
Compressor ‐ 95cfm When you hire a compressor they're all the same. Well that's what we thought until we saw these compressors. There's all sorts of technical compressor features that you don't care about hidden under the plastic canopy that make for a reliable and efficient job ‐ be it powering a jack hammer or breaker or charging a bore. 95cfm Hose reel for easy hose pack up Will power two of our breakers Long tow bar for easy backing Auto anti frost and oiler for freeze free tools
Compressor Hire ‐ 290cfm Hire this compressor when you need a larger compressor with more air output. Ideal for powering more than one jack hammer or breaker. 290 cfm of air
Flooring made easy, staples available in packs of 1000. Sizes 32mm and 45mm
Air Powered Needle Gun Great for removing paint or rust from large areas of metal.
Jack Hammer Breaker‐ Air powered A heavy duty jackhammer breaker for breaking large areas of concrete. The only bigger and easier is excavator mounted. Heavy duty silenced jackhammer which complies with strict European vibration and noise laws Spades and asphalt cutters available
Small Airpick Breaker ‐ Air powered Great for working on horizontal or smaller jobs. Points, chisels and clay spades available
CP9 Air Powered Concrete Drills Ideal for small chipping jobs or repetitive drilling jobs. Available with Points & Chisels Masonry drill bits
COMPRESSORS & TOOLS
Secret Nail Gun
Laser levels and Dumpy Levels Better Rentals lasers are built for rugged environments and ideal for longer range measurements across your entire site. checking elevations setting Concrete forms (small and large jobs).
Petrol & Electric Concrete Mixers They mix concrete...
Trowel Machine Hire Quality Wacker trowel hire for finishing all concrete work. Honda Motors. Trowel Blades changed every hire for guaranteed quality. For best results ‐ use trowel after screeding off. If you can't walk on it, it's too soft to trowel.
Concrete Vibrating Shaft—hand held Hire a light weight Wacker vibrating shaft to give concrete improved strength and density by removing any trapped air. Unit Length: 2160mm Vibe head length: 430mm Vibe Head diameter:45mm Unit Weight: 11.5kg
Core drill hire (hand held or on stand) Tyrolit Core Drills are used for breaking through masonry, in installation engineering, for corner drilling on wall and wire saw jobs and for perforation drilling. Diamond Cutting Bits available—75mm, 82mm, 102mm and 127mm Stand option for comfortable and precise drilling Vacuum pump also available for more efficient remounting of drilling rig Suitable for drilling rock, concrete and masonry
Concrete (hammer) Drill Electric—small or medium Hire a Hilti Medium Electric Hammer drill or Makita small electric Hammer drill for easy drilling of holes in masonry. Bits available from 6.5mm to 35mm in diameter. Suitable for drilling rock, concrete and masonry Bits available from 6.5mm to 35mm in diameter.
Concrete Floor Grinder Hire ‐ 200mm diamond
Concrete Grinder Hire ‐ 300mm A single head machine with a 300mm diamond head. Fast spinning diamond direct drive diamond head for quick grinder results. 300 mm diameter diamond head. Fit a vacuum for dust removal indoors. Extra charge for extra diamond use. 1mm Inc. in hire
Concrete Floor Grinder Hire Old technology but if price is an issue these will smooth off slabs with rain damage. Any more grinding than that and you’re better of with a diamond head unit. We have stones for sale when you hire a concrete floor grinder from us. Now available with a diamond head for more aggressive grinding. Indoor use? A concrete floor grinder creates lots of dust and a vacuum can't be fitted so use another floor grinder from our range. Disposable stones provide the abrasion. Also available with diamond wedges. Electric powered. Max 10 m extension lead. Don't use indoors as vacuum cannot be fitted.
Hire a floor grinder ‐ also called a crete mower ‐ to grind off lips in uneven concrete footpaths, cut back concrete for exposed aggregate effect or clean up rough trowelling. Concrete grinders create dust so we recommend a vacuum for safety and ease of clean up on all indoor grinding jobs. 200mm (8”) Diamond Head Cover can be removed to grind right up against a wall ‐ No other machine to hire to get to the edge Perfect for indoor use ‐ a Vacuum can be fitted for dust removal Weight – 50kg Extra charge for extra diamond use. 1mm Inc. in hire Max 10 m extension lead
225mm handheld diamond grinder A single head hand held grinder with a 225mm diamond head. Perfect for those small jobs where are larger walk behind machines just wont get to. Concrete grinders create dust so we recommend a vacuum for safety and ease of clean up on all indoor grinding jobs. Fast spinning diamond direct drive diamond head for quick grinder results. 225 mm diameter diamond head. Fit a vacuum for dust removal indoors.
Kubota or Wacker 1.0 tonne Excavator
Hire a 1 Tonne Kubota or Wacker excavator for all landscaping, plumbing and demolition work where tight access excavation is required. Hire rate includes a trailer. Model Kubota K008‐3 or Wacker Neuson 803 Excavator weight ‐ 1000 kg Max digging depth ‐ 1700mm Machine Height ‐ 2230mm (ROPS up) Machine Height ‐ 1790mm (ROPS down) Supplied With 2 digging buckets. Choose from: 225mm,300mm,450mm and 1m mud bucket Quick Hitch for quick bucket changes
POST HOLE BORER ATTACHMENT AVAILABLE
Kubota 1.5 tonne Excavator Hire a 1.5 tonne Kubota excavator for all landscaping, plumbing and demolition work. Model— Kubota XK41‐3 Hire rate includes a trailer. Excavator weight ‐ 1558 kg Max digging depth ‐ 2130mm Max reach ‐ 3610mm Machine Height ‐ 2190mm Supplied With 2 digging buckets. + mud bucket. Choose from: 225mm,300mm,450mm dig buckets & 1m mud bucket Quick Hitch for quick bucket changes Diesel charged as used
Kubota 3 tonne Excavator ‐ KX71‐3 or Wacker 3 tonne Excavator—28Z3 3 tonne rubber track excavator for improved productivity. Like any excavator you hire from us, they're low hour and delivered on time. Excavator weight ‐ 3000 kg Max digging depth ‐ 2.81m Rubber Tracks 300mm and 450mm digging buckets & 1.1m mud bucket provided in hire rate Quick Hitch for quick bucket changes
Kubota U45‐3 or Wacker Neuson 50Z3 excavator with cab, air and Zero tail swing for access to tight areas to get the most from your hire. Excavator weight ‐ 4520 kg Max digging depth ‐ 3.35m Zero tail swing Excavator Excavator fitted with rubber Tracks Buckets: 300mm,450mm & 1.2m mud bucket Quick Hitch for quick bucket changes Height: 2540mm Width: 1960mm Engine: 40hp Diesel charged as used
Kubota 4.5 tonne Excavator ‐ U45‐3 Or Wacker Neuson 4.5 tonne ‐ 50Z3
Kanga Kid Mini Loader
Think of it as a small dingo mini loader ‐ which we also hire. It does a pretty good job for its size. If you don't have narrow access we'd suggest a dingo mini loader (see next page). 810mm wide 4 in 1 bucket
Kanga Kid Mini Post Hole Digger Easy Post holes from 100mm up to 350mm
Kanga Kid Mini Trencher Self propelled ride on trencher. Trench size: up to 450mm deep by 90mm wide. Designed for softer soils only. If the ground’s rock hard – use the dingo trencher. WILL NOT trench deep enough for electricity – hire a dingo or kanga machine.
Kanga Mini Loader Hire Hire a low hour dingo or kanga mini loader for reliability and versatility. 4 in 1 bucket ‐ our dingo hire includes one of these. That's one you can open and shut for easy grabbing and spreading. Foam filled tyres so you can’t get a puncture.
Kanga Post Hole Digger Easy post holes with the dingo when you hire a post hole digger attachment. Auger size from 250mm to 500mm All our dingo hire includes foam filled tyres so you can’t get a puncture.
Kanga Mini Loader Trencher Trench size: up to 800mm deep by 150mm wide. Does this mean I can put a 150mm (6″) pipe in the trench? NO, 150mm pipe has an inside bore of 150mm – it will be wider. The same for agi‐pipes. The trench will be 150mm wide. Will the trench be deep enough for an electricity cable? Electricity requires 500mm above the power cable – so a 600mm deep trench is best. This machine will handle a trench this deep safely.
Mini Bobcat S70 Hire & Trailer
Hire this mini skid steer for all spreading soil, digging and cleaning up rubbish jobs. Hire a bobcat and you'll will do it all with ease. 1.3 tonne bobcat 23.5 Horsepower—Diesel 4 in 1 bucket for grabbing and soil spreading and driveway preparation. Bucket has teeth for breaking up harder soil. Smudgers available
Skid steer loader Cat 216B2 & Wacker Neuson 701 Hire a skid steer from Better Rentals and it'll be low hour and well maintained produced by Cat and Wacker Neuson 4 in 1 bucket with teeth for soil spreading, picking up rubbish and soil removal. lifting capacity: 635kg horsepower: 51hp Weight: 2.6 tonne Attachments available: Hydraulic Broom (pictured) Power Rake (pictured) Forks Smudger/Levelling Bar
Hydraulic Skidsteer Broom
Hydraulic Power Rake
Extraction Fan Hire Hire an extraction fan to remove fumes while using an excavator, bobcat, dingo or anything else with a petrol or diesel engine while inside. The ducting moves them outside. Or the fan can be used the other way ‐ to pump fresh air into an area
Move lots of air to keep you cool if it's hot or to supply fresh air to an area where fumes from welding or engines may be used.
Carpet Dryer Hire A light weight carpet blower dryer to pump lots of air under wet carpet. Make sure the carpet doesn't flap or it will fray. *Weight 15kg *Diameter 300mm
Space Heater Hire + Gas Bottle Hire Hire a blower heater to heat a large area such as shed or even a marquee. As they're gas powered and pump out a lot of heat they need a supply of fresh air to stop you falling asleep ‐ but that's no different from the gas heater in your home. Will run on your own 9kg gas bottle — if you don’t have one spare we can supply one for a reasonable cost.
FANS & HEATERS
Man Cooler Fan Hire
Silenced Petrol 2kva Generator
Hire a small quiet generator from Better Rentals for all those times you need quiet portable power. Light Weight 21 kg Noise level ‐ 52dB ‐ about the same as the typical business office Max Watts ‐ 1950 Fuel tank ‐ up to 6 hours. Inverter technology makes this generator ideal for sensitive electronics ‐ TV, computers, lights etc.
Petrol 3kva Generator
Wheel kit for easyish moving Max Watts ‐ 3000 Noise level ‐ 74dba. That's a noisy generator. Weight ‐ 56kg Fuel tank: 4 hours
Petrol 5kva Generator
8hp easy start Honda motor Wheel kit for easyish wheeling Max watts ‐ 4000 Noise Level ‐ 74db Fuel Tank ‐ 7 hours (11 litres) Dimensions ‐ 711mm x 508mm x 508mm
Unleaded charged as used
Silenced Petrol 6.5kva Generator The EM65is is the largest capacity inverter generator in its class and builds on advanced technology used in Honda’s extremely popular EU Series generators. Inverter technology makes this generator ideal for sensitive electronics ‐ TV, computers, lights etc. Wheel kit for easyish moving Noise level ‐ 60dB Max Watts ‐ 6500 Fuel tank ‐ up to 12.3 hours.
Petrol 8kva Generator
16hp easy start motor Wheel kit for easyish wheeling Fuel charged as used. Max watts ‐ 7500 Noise Level ‐ 74db Fuel Tank ‐ 5.5 hours Dimensions ‐ 705mm x 530mm x 725mm
16hp easy start motor Wheel kit for easyish wheeling Fuel charged as used. Max watts ‐ 8700 Noise Level ‐ 74db Fuel Tank ‐ 8.5 hours
Unleaded charged as used
15kva Diesel Generator / Welder A trailer mounted generator for quiet power anywhere. A versatile diesel generator with the ability to weld. 15 kva generator 3 phase Volts ‐ 240/415 Current ‐ 14 amps Noise Level ‐ 83dB. Fuel Tank ‐ 8 hours Trailer mounted Distribution boxes and 3 phase leads available Diesel charged as used
Silenced Diesel 20 kva & 30 kva Generators Super Silenced Generator Hire from Better Rentals for use in noise sensitive situations like schools, hospitals, parties and events and residential areas. 20 kva generator 3 phase Current ‐ 32 amps Noise Level ‐ 62dB @7m Fuel Tank ‐ 22 hours Trailer or skid mounted generator Weight: 994kg 3 phase leads available.
Petrol 9kva Generator
Hire rate includes A Distribution Board.
Turf Cutter Hire
Hire a turf cutter to remove old lawn before laying new turf. Rotary hoe hire will help get the best results. Or lifting good turf for re‐laying. Easy start Honda motor Simple one lever operation Cuts 300mm wide Self propelled for easy walk behind cutting Adjustable cutting down to 7cm ‐ any deeper and the turf is too heavy to move Forward speed of 40 metres per minute Harvest up to 960 square metres per hour
Lawn Combers/Dethatchers Thatch is a dense mat of roots, stems, and grass clippings that accumulates on lawns, blocking the flow of vital nutrients. Dethatchers utilize specially designed, free‐swinging, steel flail blades mounted on a horizontal reel to penetrate the lawn surface, breaking up thatch and promoting vigorous growth. The surrounding grass is left intact. Dethatching also helps prepare the lawn surface for reseeding. Cutting depth is adjustable to match lawn conditions.
Lawn Aerator Corer Hire Hire a lawn corer to aerate your lawn by removing plugs of soil which gives water somewhere to go before the gutter. Takes out a cores up to 75mm deep Removable weights for safe loading Weight ‐ 120kg
Hire the best walk behind slasher available. Remove high thick grass and bracken. Easy start 13hp Honda motor 3 forward speeds 1 reverse speed ‐ to get out of corners Cut width ‐ 600mm Deck width ‐ 690mm
Lawn Edger Hire Hire a walk behind lawn edger from Better Rentals. Cut straight edges like a professional and make your lawns look great. Easy start 3.5hp motor 6 position depth control 3 position bevel adjustment 23cm (9 inch) blade
Lawn Mower Hire It's a lawn mower. You hire it. You start it easily, you push it, it cuts the grass, you sit down and congratulate yourself on a job well done. Honda Easy Start. 450mm cut. Includes catcher
Air Broom Hire Hire an easy start Stihl 2 stroke blower air broom which makes lots and lots of noise and blows stuff away.
We hire all sorts of garden equipment including this heavy duty brush cutter for big jobs. Available with blade. Supplied with safety visor and brush cutter cord.
Hedge Trimmer Hire Hire a Stihl easy start long reach hedge trimmer for all those jobs where a hedge trimmer with some reach is required.
Chainsaw Hire Hire a chainsaw for all heavy duty tree trimming and removal. And if you need a sleeper saw these will do the job too ‐ just tell us in advance and we'll fit an old chain and give you a few extras to take care of the filings. New chain EVERY HIRE so they're guaranteed sharp. Bar length ‐ 450mm Safety chaps, visor and ear plugs provided.
Brush Cutter Hire
Pole Saw Hire Hire a pole saw to trim high tree branches safely without a ladder… New chain EVERY HIRE so they're guaranteed sharp Light weight ‐ only 6.9kg Reliable Stihl easy start motor Blade length ‐ 30cm Pole saw length 2.4 metres Safety chaps, visor and earplugs provided
Rotary Hoe The best walk behind rotary hoe available for hire. Hire our hydraulic rotary hoe for all sized jobs. Fully hydraulic rotary hoe so there's no belts or chains to break 16 horsepower engine means an easy to start rotary hoe with plenty of power Reversible so you don't get stuck in a corner (Not too much fun when you hire a rotary hoe). Hire our rotary hoe and a lawn roller and levelling rake (it's like a square rake with no prongs) is included so you can finish the job properly.
Wood Chipper Hire a wood chipper ‐ or mulcher ‐ with new technology cutting disks to make light work of all wood chipper jobs for those wanting to save tip and trailer hire fees and use the water saving mulch. Max branch size: 150mm ‐ any bigger is firewood. Easy to tow mulcher. Diesel powered for power and efficiency. Unique blade system for quiet (less noisy?) and efficient operation.
Stump Grinder (on tracks) The best walk behind stump grinder available for hire. Hire our tracked stump grinder for all sized jobs. Offset cutting head provides excellent visibility while cutting stumps. Tracks will get you access to the most challenging stumps in wet, sandy or soft ground conditions. Will grind 88cm above ground and 30cm below ground. Two simple controls operate all traction and grinder functions 87cm wide (great for tight access) Tracks for increased stability, reduced damage to sites and better access in soft and wet areas.
Log Splitter Hire Firewood Splitter Split your winter firewood by hiring a powerful hydraulic log‐splitter complete with lifting table. This log splitter will split commercial quantities of firewood easily. Ideal for fire wood up to 450mm long log Towable log splitter. Easy start Honda motor. Powerful hydraulics for the hardest firewood. Best time to split fire wood: Summer so it can dry out. Easy to use log splitter with safety built in. Hydraulic arm for lifting heavy fire wood to save your back.
Acrow Props Acrow Props are adjustable and perfect for supporting walls and ceilings while renovating and building. Size 0: 1050mm ‐ 1830mm Size 1: 1600mm ‐ 2800mm Size 2: 1900mm ‐ 3400mm Size 3: 2170mm ‐ 3975mm Size 4: 3100mm ‐ 4900mm
Pallet Trolley Lifts up to 3 tonne for easy shifting of standard pallets on hard surfaces.
A simple to use portable manual hoist used to lift or pull loads over a specific distance. Rated to 3.2 tonne
Genie Duct Lift Lift heavy things really high with a genie duct lift. Perfect for air conditioners, ducting or put one at each end of a beam. Max load 295kg so it can't be too big a beam. Max Load: 295kg Max height: 5.94m forks up 5.4m forks do Width: 800mm
Plaster Lifter Hire a plaster lifter to lift plaster sheets really high ‐ without doing yourself an injury. Lifts full size plaster sheets (5m x 1.2m) Max lift 3.1m. Tilts for walls or pitched ceilings. Holds the plaster sheet in place for easy fixing.
POST HOLE DIGGERS
Post Hole Digger ‐ mini
Perfect post hole digger for tree planting ‐ and not much more. One person post hole digger for digging a hole with a maximum size of 150mm. Crumbler augers available to loosen the soil to allow the plants roots to escape the hole easily.
Post Hole Digger ‐ 1 person Hire a 1 person post hole digger for when a post hole digger is needed to drill holes up to 350mm. Easy to start Honda motor Hydraulic power Cantilevered weights for easy digging TRAILER INCLUDED
Post Hole Digger ‐ Kanga Kid mini dingo A mini digger with post hole digger which is designed for jobs where a large number of holes are being drilled but a heavy duty dingo post hole digger is too big ‐ and a one man post hole digger is just too much work. Perfect for tree planting or post holes up to 350mm. Bucket included in hire rate.
Dingo Post Hole Digger Easy post hole digger with a dingo mini loader when you hire a post hole digger attachment. Available with a large range of augers for all jobs from tree planting to fencing. Auger size from 250mm to 500mm Hire a dingo from Better Rentals and we can supply buckets, rippers and spreader bars. DAILY WEEKLY MONTHLY rates available on all our machines........ TRAILER INCLUDED
Excavator Post hole digger Easy post hole digging with a Better Rentals Excavator—attachments available for our 1.0, 1.5 and 3.0 tonne machines. Auger sizes: 250mm ‐ 600mm DAILY WEEKLY MONTHLY rates available on all our machines........
Pump: 50mm Electric Submersible Pump The perfect Pump for all applications where the water isn't full of mud and electricity is available. Pump up to 200 litres per minute. Maximum Head ‐ 12m No priming ‐ just lower pump in the water
Pump: 50mm petrol flexi drive Water Pump Hire requires selection of the correct pump. This is an easy to use pump requiring no priming and gives quick water removal. Hose size ‐ 50mm Max head ‐ 15m Pump up to 1000 litres per minute Easy to start Honda motor. No pump priming, just lower it in the water.
Hire this high volume pump when access is an issue. The hire of a larger volume pump may get the job done quicker but that's not much help if you can't get the pump to the water. Max flow 2500 litres per min Max Head 32 metres Max solids 50mm Petrol motor
Pump: 100mm self priming Hire a 100mm pump for large jobs like quarries, dams or tips. Compressor Prime for easy hire ‐ just set up the hoses and start the motor. 24 hour fuel tanks for long running time. Mechanical seals in their own oil bath removes the concern of running the pump dry. Dry prime allows the pump to resume pumping when water is present. Capacity: pump 2,700 litres per minute Maximum head: 35 Metres Sludges and solids better handled by our 150mm pumps
Pump: 100mm petrol power
Pump: Super Silenced 150mm Hire a pump which is super silenced to pump a high volume of water in areas where noise may be an issue. Vacuum prime pump for easy set up 24 hour fuel tank solids handling up to 100mm handles sludges and slurries quiet ‐ 62dba at 7m Oil immersed seals long running with no water maximum flow: 5,300 litres per min total head: 30.4m Diesel charged as used
Chainsaw Hire a chainsaw for all heavy duty tree trimming and removal. And if you need a sleeper saw these will do the job too ‐ just tell us in advance and we'll fit an old chain and give you a few extras to take care of the filings. New Stihl chain EVERY HIRE so they're guaranteed sharp. Bar length ‐ 400mm Safety chaps, visor and ear plugs provided.
Pole Saw Hire a pole saw to trim high tree branches safely without a ladder… New Stihl chain EVERY HIRE so they're guaranteed sharp Light weight ‐ only 6.9kg Reliable Stihl easy start motor Blade length ‐ 30cm Pole saw length 2.4 metres Safety chaps, visor and earplugs provided
225mm Grinders: Available with disposable or diamond cutting blades. For those smaller cutting jobs hire a portable electric 225mm grinder, we have disposable blades for masonry or steel cutting and diamond blades to save you time changing blades for longer jobs.
Concrete Saw ‐ 350mm Easy cutting of concrete kerb and channel, walls and other jobs where the hire of a hand held concrete saw is most efficient. Low hour concrete saws for easy starting Diamond Blades available ‐ extra wear chargeable Cuts 115mm deep
Concrete Floor Saw Hire ‐ 450mm Blade Walk behind concrete saw for easy cutting. Cuts to deeper depths than the hand held saw. Adjustable blade depth. Blade size: up to 450mm Max cutting depth 400mm Diamond Blades: extra charge for extra wear.
Concrete Floor Saw Hire ‐ 350mm Blade Adjustable blade depth. Blade size: 350mm Max cutting depth 100mm
Diamond Blades: extra charge for extra wear.
240v electric brick saw for wet cutting concrete or clay bricks and pavers. Cutting depth of 125mm 10m max extension lead
Tile Saw Hire ‐ Rail Professional tile saw hire for cutting big tiles. We have many professional tilers hire this tile saw on a regular basis. Cuts tiles up to 760mm Professional unit for professional jobs 45 degree mitre cuts 2 hp motor ‐ 10m max extension lead
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Water filled barriers & Bollards Call Better Rentals for all your site and safety needs...
Road Sign Hire Road Signs and Stands. Large Variety available.
Light Tower Hire Light up, well pretty much anything when you hire a light tower. Quarries, road works or car parks and fetes. We make the hire of a light tower easy. Fully hydraulic mast means no dangerous cables and very easy to erect Three light heads to light up over 1.5 hectares (6 acres) 72 hour fuel tank makes it ideal for construction, sporting events or anywhere you need reliable lighting. Adjustable light heads from the ground for best lighting results Diesel charged as used
Message Board Hire Message Board Hire from Better Rentals features the service and quality you come to expect from us. Remote messages changes available. Solar Powered with battery back up for reliability and safety. Ideal VMS Boards for Road Safety and advertising. Permits required for use of a VMS board for advertising from many councils
Container Hire Lockable 20' containers for hire to keep stored items safe and dry. Container hire enables the easy re location of the container and its contents.
Dingo Hire Kanga Mini Loader Trencher Trench size: up to 800mm deep by 150mm wide. Does this mean I can put a 150mm (6") water pipe in the trench? NO, 150mm pipe has an inside bore of 150mm ‐ it will be wider. The same for agi‐pipes. The trench will be 150mm wide. Ideal for a water, phone or electricity trench. Electricity requires 500mm above the power cable ‐ so a 600mm deep trench is best. This machine will handle a trench this deep safely. Bucket and trencher included in the hire rate so you can trench and backfill.
Excavators—1.0 tonne, 1.5 tonne, 3.0 tonne and 5.0 tonne (for details see earthmoving section page 20 and 21)
Trailer hire 8’ x 5’ (2.4m x 1.5m) Cage trailers Single axle LED lights
TRENCHERS & TRAILERS
Hire this fully hydraulic and self propelled mini trencher to make light work of all jobs requiring the hire of a smaller trencher. The Perfect trencher for sprinkler systems or water pipes which don't need the depth required for electricity. The manufacturer calls it a kanga kid ‐ which means nothing to us ‐ but think of it as a small dingo with a trencher mounted on the front. Self propelled ride on trencher. Trench size: up to 450mm deep by 90mm wide. Designed for softer soils only. If the ground's rock hard use the dingo trencher. WILL NOT trench deep enough for electricity ‐ hire a dingo, kanga trencher.
AND MUCH MUCH MORE FOR ALL THE DETAILS SEE OUR FULL SITE AT WWW.BETTERRENTALS.COM.AU OR CALL INTO YOUR LOCAL BRANCH TODAY...
© Better Rentals 2012 This Catalogue was produced by the friendly and helpful staff who work in our branches, not by an expensive marketing company, feedback is accepted and praise appreciated. Hope to see you in on of our branches soon. Special thanks to Ben Jackson, Mark Stockwell and Guy Pilkington whose combined work turned out this great catalogue .
Published on Sep 27, 2012
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