A hydraulic lift utilizes hydraulic pistons to create lifting machines that can transport heavy freight more efficiently. Hydraulic lifts use compressed air pistons to raise or lift heavy payloads. In fact, even a portable hydraulic lift can transport payloads weighing several thousands of pounds. Zoro also has general purpose hydraulic motors, hydraulic power units to power your lifts efficiently. Speaking of hydraulics, we carry hydraulic spreaders and hydraulic impact wrenches, to make any job less labor intensive.