SUPER PEEWEE® IV PLUS dolly by Chapman

The Super Peewee® IV PLUS dolly from Chapman is a worldwide standard model of dolly for commercials and films. The round option mode for the steering wheel improve the predecessor models.


The small size and versatility of the dolly plus its quality, strength and adaptability made this model of dolly the most competitive in the international film industry.

  • All steering modes: conventional, crab and round.
  • Incorporates a steering column with clutch.
  • Ability to shift while the dolly is moving or stationary.
  • New rigid silent chain driven arm.
  • Transmission allows perfect steering geometry when configuring the chassis to ist various leg positions.
  • Rotating levelling head.
  • Leveling head locks into 4 different positions.
  • Variety of tires available to accommodate different terrains.
  • Larger hydraulic capacity that requires less recharging.
  • Arm provides greater operator clearance with greater rigidity, smoothness, speed & added vertical travel.
  • Arm allows for lower camera set up.
  • Valve concept allows for easy control & provides a greater speed with added precision.
  • Stop valve requires no tools for adjustments to universal head.
  • Rear controlled steering.
  • Quick release clips for quick tire changes.
  • Corrected steering geometry.
  • Sideboard system that provides a complete walk-a-round ability at both high & low level.
  • Built in heat control for the hydraulic system to maintain temperature of hydraulic fluid.


Carrying weight

295 lbs

134 kg

Operational weight

329 lbs

149 kg

*Maximum payload

320 lbs

145 kg

**Maximum payload with center mount kit

1100 lbs

499 kg

Maximum camera mount height (position 1 -90º mode)

5 ft 0.5 in

153 cm

Maximum camera mount height (position 2 -45º mode)

4 ft 10.5 in

148 cm

Maximum camera mount height (position 3 -low mode)

4 ft 3.5 in

130 cm

Max. Cam. mount H (position 4 –low extender mode)

3 ft 1 in

94 cm

Vertical boom travel (position 1 – 90º mode)

33.25 in

84 cm

Vertical boom travel (position 2 – 45º mode)

33.25 in

84 cm

Vertical boom travel (position 3 – low mode)

33.25 in

84 cm

Vertical boom travel (position 4 – extender mode)

41.25 in

105 cm

Maximum boom lifts (fully charged)

5 Lifts

Chassis maximum length (wheels fully extended)

3 ft 10 in

1.09 m

Chassis minimum length (wheels fully retracted)

2 ft 10 in

87,6 cm

Chassis width – legs at 0º position

20 in

51 cm

Chassis width – legs at 45º position (track position)

28 in

71 cm

Chassis width – front legs at 84º position / rear 0º

32.75 in

81 cm

Steering low post height

35 in

89 cm

Steering high post height

38 in

96 cm

Accumulator charging time (empty to full)

60 sec

*Payload includes all items (camera, fluid head) on arm.
**Payload includes all items (i.e. camera, platform, turret, crane arm, etc.) on base mount.