Stellar® revolutionized the industry when it introduced Crane Dynamics Technology™, giving operators a wireless handheld tool to control, power and monitor Stellar cranes. With the CDT Radio Control System, all crane functions can be operated by toggle switches and a proportional control trigger. It also includes an engine start/stop button, a compressor start/stop button, and an emergency stop button. The wireless operation lets operators select the ideal position for visibility and increased safety.

The design is compact, contoured and rubber-coated for easy, comfortable, single-hand operation. A heavy-duty magnet makes it easy to secure the CDT controller in a convenient location when not in use.


Additional Information

  • Handheld Capacity Alerts notify the operator of increasing loads before they encounter maximum capacity. Alerts appear on the LCD screen, plus the controller will vibrate, ensuring that the operator is aware that the crane is approaching maximum capacity.
  • Crane Boost System is industry-first, proprietary technology from Stellar that allows operators who reach maximum capacity to productively operate through that situation by effectively increasing crane capacity to nearly 118% of its normal operating mode for a short period of time. (Available on most crane models.)
  • Enhanced Safety System puts the crane into safe mode if a device intended to monitor the capacity of the crane operates incorrectly. Safe mode allows the operator to work with the crane at a reduced speed until the safety device is in proper working order. The crane will also communicate to the operator if an overload safety device fault is detected.


Compatible Cranes

Model Crane Rating Max. Reach Max. Capacity
T-Boom Service Cranes
TC13-2 8,600 ft-lb 8.86' (2.7 m) 2,400 lbs (1,090 kg)
TC23-2 16,635 ft-lb 11' (3.35 m) 3,970 lbs (1,801 kg)
TC23-3 16,635 ft-lb 14.1' (4.30 m) 3,745 lbs (1,699 kg)
TC33-2 23,350 ft-lb 12.3' (3.75 m) 4,865 lbs (2,207 kg)
TC33-3 23,350 ft-lb 16' (4.69 m) 4,580 lbs (2,077 kg)
Hydraulic and Electric-Hydraulic Service Cranes
3315 11,500 ft-lb 15' (4.57 m) 3,200 lbs (1,451 kg)
4421 16,000 ft-lb 21' (6.40 m) 4,000 lbs (1,810 kg)
5521 29,500 ft-lb 21' (6.40 m) 5,000 lbs (2,268 kg
6521 35,000 ft-lb 21’ (6.40 m) 6,000 lbs (2,722 kg)

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