Broderson IC-80 Crane


The IC-80 Crane is the most popular compact pick and carry deck crane from the Broderson Manufacturing Corp. Adaptable for a wide variety of industrial and maintenance applications, the IC-80 is an ideal industrial carry deck crane for heavy lifting in constrained environments.

Broderson Manufacturing Corp., founded by Dean Broderson, (who served as a tail gunner during World War II) focused on quality, simplicity and reliability. Today, Broderson remains the crane of choice for numerous plants, facilities, and project sites.

Acquired by the Connecticut Air & Space Center in 2019, the IC-80 Crane will become a useful asset with a 18,000 lbs capacity with a maximum horizontal reach of 40 feet.


Tuesdays: 9 AM - 2 PM  

Thursdays: 9 AM - 5 PM 

Saturdays: 9 AM - 2 PM


550 Main Street

Stratford, CT 06615

18 AND OVER.....Sorry

Visitors must be at least 18 due to Army regulations. Call in advance of your visit to assure a Guide is available for your visit. All Visitors must sign-in at the 550 Main Street Security Desk for a Safety Briefing prior to proceeding to the CASC's Sniffens Lane location.




Admission:  $9 (Donation)