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New Aerial Work Platform By Hyster

The ASCENDER is engineered for productivity and ergonomics which will allow you to keep your workflow moving all day. We've compared the Hyster ASCENDER to similar models from our competition and we'll let you judge for yourself. 

Make the Comparison for Yourself on The New Hyster Aerial Work Platform

Hyster is bringing their A-game with its newly designed and engineered aerial work platform (AWP)! Very recently, Hyster debuted the new ASCENDER™ AWP earlier in the year and we're excited for you to see it for yourself. It's quite arguably the top choice for an AWP of its class. 

Work quicker, reach higher and trust that you’re placing employees on the best manufactured AWP on the market. Designed for comfort and ease, the ASCENDER™ will allow you to keep your workflow moving and productive all day.

So, we'll let you be the judge; here’s how the new Hyster ASCENDER™ stacks up to the competition:

  Competition A Competition B Competition C Competition D Hyster AP20Z
Total Capacity 300 lbs. 450 lbs. 400 lbs. 350 lbs. 450 lbs.
Lift Height 118” 231” 232” 237” 234”
Working Height 195” 303” 305” 309” 306”
Lift Speed – Empty/Loaded   40 / 25 fpm     60 / 45 fpm
Mast Construction     Aluminum Aluminum Formed Steel Channels
Travel Speed – Lowered/Raised   2.5 / 0.5 mph 3.5 / 0.6 mph 2.5 / 0.5 mph 3.5 / 0.5 mph
Tray       Unavailable Standard
Object Lifting Hook       Unavailable Standard
Platform Size 18”W x 21”L 30”W x 30”L    

29.75”W x 34.75”L



  • Stock picking, facility maintenance, retail, distributions, restocking, rental market
  • Navigates standard doorways
  • Keep your workflow moving and effective all day
  • Zero-turn radius with intuitive return-to-center design
  • Spacious compartment for operator comfort and storage space
  • Dependability, lower cost

Download the AP20Z Aerial Work Platform PDF for more detailed information.

It’s time to take on your daily challenges and make them a thing of the past. Call us today to learn or get yours on order. Call us today at 844-432-4724 to learn more or get yours on order. You can also email us at or contact us online.