Chain Hoist

Chain Hoist

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Chain Hoist

Figuring out which type of chain hoist you require in a given application isn't always the easiest thing to do, especially if you haven't used one in the past. Before you decide which chain hoist is right for you, electric chain hoist, lever chain hoist, manual chain hoist, or air chain hoist, take into consideration the specifications mentioned below: Beam Type: Common beam types include the I-beam, WF-beam, or Patented Track beam. Knowing the type of beam you intend to install your chain hoist on is paramount to ensure the trolley wheels roll and operate properly.  Capacity: This equals the...

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Chain Hoist Duty Classifications

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Chain Hoist Duty Classifications

Chain hoists are segmented into 5 distinct duty classifications. It's very important to choose the correct hoist duty classification for your lifting application.

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