BendPak HDS-40X 4 Post Extended Length Lift | 40,000 Lb

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BendPak HDS-40X 40,000-lb. Capacity / Four-Post Lift / Extended

The HDS-40X is BendPak's heaviest-duty, extended-length truck lift. That makes it the most powerful offering in our arsenal. A rugged design with safety features unmatched in the industry, anyone working on massive commercial vehicles should consider this mighty machine.

BendPak's Strongest and Longest Beast of Burden

40,000 lbs. take a lot of muscle to lift, and many vehicles of this caliber are longer than our standard-length series of four-post lifts can accommodate. If you want to be prepared for the longest and heaviest vehicles on the road, you need BendPak's most impressive offering—and this is undoubtedly it. With runways that measure in at a whopping 323”, the HDS40X is the heaviest-duty extended-length car lift we make. Slap a bus on it and get to work, no sweat.

The power of this lift is no light matter. Military contractors, government entities on all levels and large commercial truck repair companies have all sought this lift out, knowing there's nothing they can throw at it that it can't handle. Far from being a hobby lift, this industrial-grade powerhouse is only going to fit in serious-minded commercial maintenance spaces. You'll need a big bay with high ceilings, and if you have that, the HDS-40X doubles as a parking lift and ultra-safe storage space.

Super-long runways
Super-duty vehicles need a clean approach and a wide runway to safely board a lift. At 28" wide, these runways accommodate tires of virtually any diameter and width. The non-skid surface is sure to grip tires and hold them in place, even if they get wet or oily during your work.

Dual-hub cable sheaves
BendPak cable sheaves are made to dominate every lifting application, however big or small. 12" diameter sheave bodies and 4" axles make them far more likely to last the lifespan of your lift because of their sheer size and quality of construction.

Large base plates
Truck lift base plates are made super-wide, which makes sense considering the size of the vehicles you're putting on the runways. 12 x 12 plate dimensions are extremely secure for maximum stability and lifting longevity.

Spring-loaded safety locks
13 lock positions offer up to 60" of rise for comfortable undercarriage access. All locks automatically engage during rise and disengage at the touch of a button. Just one look at the lock sizes will inspire confidence that this lift is safer than any you've ever seen.

Secondary lock system
The primary locks are more than enough security, but we don't leave a single, tiny thing to chance. So, we include a backup cable-slack detection system that captures loose cables immediately if slack develops. This system makes it entirely safe to remedy any issues without risking uneven platforms.

Rolling bridge jacks
Need to perform wheel service on your fleet? Of course you do. Pick up a pair of RBJ25000 bridge jacks and start working. Together, two jacks will lift a vehicle up to 50,000 lbs., but keep in mind the HDS14X has a 40,000-lb. limit. The extra 10K is not just peace-of-mind, but a practical consideration since the front half of most trucks (where the engine and transmission rest) is likely to be heavier than the back.


  • 40,000-lb. lifting capacity
  • Supersized 12" diameter cable sheaves
  • Galvanized lifting cables
  • Extended length runways
  • Grease nipples
  • Single hydraulic under-runway cylinder
  • Integrated flow restrictor
  • Durable powder coat
  • Spring-loaded safety locks
  • Second lock system on constant guard
  • Fully enclosed lifting cables
  • Multiple adjustable height locking positions
  • Maintenance-free electric hydraulic power system
  • Conveniently positioned operator controls
  • 12" x 12" base plates
  • Non-skid runways
  • Optional rolling jacks



  • Capacity:
    • Lifting Capacity* | 40,000 lbs. (18,144 kg)
    • *Max Capacity / Front Axle | 20,000 lbs. (9,072 kg)
    • *Max Capacity / Rear Axle | 20,000 lbs. (9,072 kg)
  • Rise:
    • A - Min. Runway Height | 9.5" (241 mm)
    • B - Max. Rise | 60" (1,524 mm)
    • C - Max. Lifting Height | 67" (1,702 mm)
    • Time to Full Rise | 75 seconds
  • Outside Dimensions:
    • D - Overall Width | 153.5" (3,899 mm)
    • E - Outside Length| 317" (8,052 mm)
    • F - Overall Length| 373.75" (9,487 mm)
    • G - Height of Columns| 91.25" (2,318 mm)
  • Inside Dimensions:
    • H - Width Between Columns | 133.5" (3,391 mm)
    • I - Drive-Thru Clearance | 109" (2,769 mm)
  • Runways:
    • J - Runway Width | 28" (711 mm)
    • K - Length of Runways | 316" (8,204 mm)
    • L - Width Between Runways | 40.75" (1,038 mm) 
    • M - Runway Centerline | 74" (1,880 mm) 
    • N - Outside Edge of Runways | 102" (2,592 mm) 
  • Minimum Wheelbase:
    • Rated Capacity | 230" (5,842 mm)
    • 75% Capacity | 195" (4,953 mm)
    • 50% Capacity | 165" (4,191 mm)
    • 25% Capacity | 130" (3,302 mm)
  • Locking:
    • Locking Positions | 13
    • Lock Spacing | Every 4" (100 mm)
  • Power Unit:
    • Motor | 220 VAC / 60 Hz / 1 Ph
    • Noise | 45 dB


  • This item ships by Flatbed truck to a Commercial address. A forklift must be present to unload lift from truck as liftgate cannot be used.
  • Note: An air supply (minimum: 30 psi / 3 CFM) is required for the safety-lock mechanisms to disengage. It is solely the responsibility of the end-user to provide, install and maintain the air supply.
  • Note: Not all BendPak lift models meet the standards as prescribed by ANSI/ALI ALCTV-2017 or ANSI/UL 201. Consult for a complete list or contact BendPak via
  • BendPak lifts are supplied with concrete fasteners that meet the criteria of the American National Standard ANSI/ALI ALCTV-(Current). Buyer is responsible for all charges relating to any special regional structural or seismic anchoring requirements specified by any other agencies or codes such as the Uniform Building Code (UBC) or International Building Code (IBC).
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