The 12016 does have handles on the sides, but the documentation states
not to use them for lifting purposes. Yeah, I laughed too, just before
realizing that bear-hugging a 16 into position takes a bit of
It is definitely one big hunk of iron (300+lbs on the shipping invoice),
but I just couldn't understand why in the @%$$ useful handles weren't
provided. On a side note, the scissor-jacks that came with them could
lift a house. Heh.