Hydraulic floor jacks have become a standard in all automotive workshops and any avid DIYers garage. However, you have to be very careful when choosing the right floor jack. You have to consider materials, lifting height and weight limitations, and numerous other factors...
There is an ongoing debate about which metal is best to build floor jacks with. The two most common ones found are either steel or aluminum jacks. Each material has its own set of benefits and advantages, so it’s hard to really pinpoint which is better as a whole.