Model # GLA-5X

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Gorilla Ladders 5.5 ft. Aluminum Hybrid Ladder with 250 lb. Load Capacity Type I Duty Rating
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Gorilla Ladders

5.5 ft. Aluminum Hybrid Ladder with 250 lb. Load Capacity Type I Duty Rating

  • Dual platforms, 3x the standing area of a traditional stepladder
  • Comparable to a 6ft stepladder with a 10ft maximum reach height
  • Lightweight and easy to carry for use inside and outside the home
$49.95 /each

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The only ladder you will need for all your indoor or outdoor projects, jobs and chores. The Gorilla Ladders Aluminum Hybrid ladder features dual platform top steps, giving you 3X the step depth of a traditional ladder and providing a safe, secure and comfortable place to stand at multiple heights. The aluminum construction is lightweight yet safe and strong. This ladder is easy to use and transport. It can easily be opened and closed with one hand. The built-in project top is perfect for paint, tools, hardware or anything else you need to get your job done. With a slim folding design that folds up to just 4 in. D for easy storage, the aluminum hybrid ladder offers the convenience of a compact step stool combined with the benefits of a larger stepladder. With an ANSI Type I Duty Rating and 250 lb. load capacity, this is truly the last ladder you'll ever need.

  • Dual standing platforms - 3X the step depth of a traditional stepladder
  • Slim fold - folds to 4 in. D for easy storage and transportation
  • Safe and strong - closed rail and beam design
  • Easy to use - single handed operation with comfort grip, reduces pinch point
  • 10 ft. reach height - same as a 6 ft. stepladder
  • Convenient top cap keeps tools and accessories organized and easily accessible
  • Comparable to a 6 ft. step ladder
  • Lifetime limited warranty
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How much does this ladder weigh?

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Forest, VA
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July 19, 2016
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Can't tell you exactly but I'm 73 and no terminator and I can lift and carry it easily with one hand/arm. Weight was an important consideration since I have to maneuver around bushes near the house.
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June 28, 2016
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14 lbs
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Denton, Texas
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This ladder is very lightweight and can be carried in one hand.
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About 12 pounds
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January 21, 2016
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This ladder weighs 14 lbs.
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How high is the 4th step?

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September 6, 2016
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About 5 ft high
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March 4, 2016
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45 inches
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Virginia
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February 19, 2016
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According to Gorilla Ladder website it should be 4 feet (48 inches) but it is not. http://gorillaladders.com/product/gla-5x/
It is just over 45 inches.
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December 9, 2015
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The 4th step is 45" off the floor.
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That 10"D x 12.5"W step is 45.25" above the floor.
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How wide apart are the feet of the ladder?

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The base spread is given on the website. How wide apart are the feet?
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December 9, 2015
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The feet are 22" apart and when you open the ladder the legs are spread a little over 37".
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November 3, 2015
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21 inches at the base
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October 20, 2015
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About 2 3/4' or 3'. Much wider footprint than any other ladder I have ever owned. I feel very secure going up and down. Balance is nice and feels secure. Love the 2 top wider platform steps.
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The width of the ladder at the base—parallel to the bottom step is about 21 inches.
The spread of the ladder when the legs are extended open at the base is about 38 inches.
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Side-to-side, the feet are 22.5" apart; fore and aft, they're 39" apart.
When open, the vertical rise between each tread is 11.25"
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Is this ladder rated for industrial use?

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I work in an Industrial site and OSHA requires that any ladders that we use are rated for Industrial use. However, many of these step ladders are only rated for home use. Is this ladder rated for industrial use?
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Yes.
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This ladder has an ANSI type I duty rating and meets OSHA requirements.
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The ladder has a type I duty rating.
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Customer Reviews

Rated 4.8 out of 5 by 116 reviewers.
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great Product I liked the ladder because it was light weight and yet very stable to get on. It worked great for what I bought it for. September 6, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great purchase This ladder is able to handle all tasks in our home from floor to ceiling. I high high ceilings throughout my home so a 3-step ladder is not adequate for many tasks. This ladder is perfect. The full 2 steps at the top are an awesome feature as well. September 6, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by So lightweight! Purchased it for work for small jobs, plan to purchase another one for work and one for myself soon! This could make honey-do list jobs at home a little more bearable... September 6, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by ladder Ladder was perfect for my needs, Made painting the inside of my garage quick and easy. September 2, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Safe Great ladder with the two larger steps! The top part, great handle. August 16, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Much better then giant's Boost This ladder by Gorilla has a full foot landing at five foot and at four foot. It is light and folds very flat. It's wide base makes for a very comfortable climb. We have little Giants 6 foot Boost and this ladder beats it with: one extra step (5' vs 4' max), two full landings, much lighter weight and one third the price. Very happy with this ladder. August 10, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by comfortable ladder The ladder is stable, easy to fol and unfold, the steps are wide enough to stand on comfortably, and I'm able to reach the ceiling. August 2, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great deal for a good quality ladder Needed a ladder for my home with 8 foot tall ceilings. This was a good fit for my needs- adquate height, good quality, easy to carry and store. August 9, 2016
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