2016 JLG T500J

The Tow-Pro® Series – our exclusive line of towable boom lifts – lets you tackle the same jobs as other JLG® electric or gas-powered boom lifts, but with an easier option for transportation. You have the choice of a 24V DC electric or 9 horsepower gas-powered engine. And with the standard combination hitch, industry-leading 65 mph towing speed and hydraulic auto-leveling outriggers, you can have this extremely portable lift brought to the job site and working in no time. Whether you need it for tree trimming, decorating, construction, exterior painting or maintenance tasks, a Tow-Pro is great for your everyday needs.

*Price, if shown, is Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) and does not include government fees, taxes, dealer freight/preparation, dealer document preparation charges or any finance charges (if applicable). MSRP and/or final actual sales price will vary depending on options or accessories selected.

Manufacturer JLG
Model Year 2016
Model T500J
MSRP Request a Quote
Length 27 ft. 4 in. (8.33 m)
Height 7 ft. 5 in. (2.26 m)
Width 5 ft. 7 in. (1.7 m)
Weight 4,800 lbs.
Ground Clearance 1 ft. 3 in. (0.38 m)
Engine & Drivetrain
Engine Type 24V DC
Battery 4 x 6V, 220Ah
Hydraulic Tank Capacity 6 gal. (22.71 l)
Tires 225/75R14 pnuematic
Travel Speed Towing Speed Rating: 65 mph (104.61 km/h)
Capacity 500 lbs. (226.8 kg)
Platform Height 50 ft. (15.24 m)
Platform Size 2 ft. 6 in. x 4 ft. (0.76 x 1.22 m)
Horizontal Reach 30 ft. (9.14 m)
Clearance Height Up and Over: 18 ft. (5.49 m)
Rotation Vertical Jib: 130°
Outriggers Footprint: 12 ft. 4 in. x 12 ft. 8 in. (3.76 x 3.86 m)

Standard Features

  • Gasoline engine or 24V DC electric power
  • Standard air and water lines to platform
  • Accessory mounting tray accommodates your generator, air compressor or pressure washer


  • Gasoline engine – Honda GX 270, 9 hp
  • Platform rotator, 90° manual – 440 lb. (200 kg) capacity
  • Material hook – 500 lb. (227 kg) capacity
  • Platform mounted glass / panel tray
  • Non-marking outrigger pads
  • Spare tire – full size
  • Flashing Amber beacon
  • Lifting lugs