Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage

Konecranes Announces Long-lasting Manual Chain Hoists and Manual Lever Pullers

August 5, 2013

SPRINGFIELD, OH – Konecranes offers durable, compact manual hoists for environments where electricity is impractical or not available. Manual hoist can also used for maintenance applications. As part of its extensive hoist offerings, Konecranes offers four kinds of manual hoists: the KL and KLP Manual Lever Pullers, the KM Series II Manual Chain Hoist, and the Army style hand chain block... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Test & Measuring Instruments

Adria Winch Choose QTERM-A7 HMI for Use on Russian Icebreaker Ship

January 11, 2013

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH. - Adria Winch, a leader in designing and manufacturing of hydraulic, electrical and pneumatic deck equipment for vessels, has chosen the QTERM-A7 human machine interface (HMI) with iX software by Beijer Electronics to control five oceanographic winches located on an open deck of a Russian research icebreaker ship. The QTERM-A7 was chosen because of its ability to operate in... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

LadderTech Announces Sheetz, Inc. Has Added Installation of LadderPort(TM) Ladder Receivers & Cranky Portable Winch Systems as Part of Their Ongoing Commitment to Safety

November 9, 2011

Brighton, MI - LadderTech announces Sheetz, Inc. of Altoona, PA has selected the LadderPort Ladder Receiver (Patent Pending) and Cranky Portable Winch (Patent Pending) system for installation on their convenience store locations. The LadderPort Ladder Receiver will help keep their maintenance technicians and outside contractor's safe and injury free when roof access is required. <4444>Michele... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

Vacon to Deliver AC Drives for AXTech Winches in Norway

November 7, 2011

Vacon Plc - AC drives manufacturer Vacon will deliver liquid-cooled AC drives with a total power of 2.7 MW for active heave-compensated winches onboard a Norwegian-built IMR ship. The delivery will take place in March 2012.<4444>Vacon and Norwegian winch manufacturer AXTech signed a contract for 17 liquid-cooled 690 V AC drives to be used for one of the largest electrified active... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

Slide Hammer Pull Adapter aids auto body repair technicians.

October 20, 2011

Designed with ¾-14 threads to accommodate most professional quality slide hammers with self-tightening pull clamp, Model CL0199SH features conical base that is compatible with many clamps from other manufacturers in addition to Porter-Ferguson clamps. USA-made adapter gives auto body repair technicians more precise control over pulling operations that is possible with standard tightening pull rings. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Worm Gear Winch has heavy-duty design.

July 18, 2011

With rated first layer line pull of 10,000, HDG-350 meets SAE J706 standard and matches line speed - 32 fpm at 15 gpm - of similar-capacity planetary winch. Product is available with blocked clutch and air shift and also incorporates automatic, oil cooled disc brake. Integrated worm gear set is optimized for efficiency, and mid mounted product is available with manual or air-operated free spool and internal air-shift free spool. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

HD-P 40,000/50,000 Heavy Duty Planetary Winch.

July 15, 2011

Eskridge is a subsidiary company and premier brand of Ramsey Industries. As an industry leading manufacturer of medium to large Planetary Gear Boxes for industrial and mobile equipment, the company emphasizes the extensive family of Digger Drives for use in multiple applications. Extensive Family of DiggerDrives(TM) set piers for foundations with less effort<4444>"Anchor setting is made easy... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Heavy-Duty Winches integrate semi-automatic clutch.

July 15, 2011

Patriot 9500 UT and Profile 9500 UT, when used with Ramsey wireless remote, can be engaged and operated from up to 50 ft away. Along with 9500 lb rated line pull (single line) and gear reduction ratio of 138:1, these 93 lb products feature sealed, 5.5 hp wound motor that delivers no-load line speed of 33 fpm. Other features include sealed drum, sealed gear assembly, and 105 ft of 5/16 in. galvanized aircraft cable with replaceable clevis hook with safety latch. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Worm Gear Power Winch features 2-ton load capacity.

April 12, 2011

ATLAS II worm gear power winch has 2-ton load capacity for handling small- and medium-sized loads and is suited for industrial lifting applications. Compact, lightweight winch features cast aluminum body, internal load holding mechanical brake, and machine-cut gearing that operates in enclosed oil bath to minimize wear. Lifting handles are built into frame, so lifting straps can be attached to simplify movement around worksite. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Off-Road Magazine Features Pierce PS20000

October 1, 2010

The Pierce PS20000 winch is featured in the September 2010 issue of Off-Road Magazine's Tech Inspection pg. 78-79. Editor Jerrod Jones shows readers how to mount the Pierce winch to a full-size Cherokee. Jones claims, "The 20,000-pound Pierce winch on the front of the truck is much more suiting (plus now we can claim we have a 10-ton winch on the front)."<4444>The Pierce PS20000 offers all the... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Off-Road Utility Vehicle Winch offers 4,000 lb capacity.

September 30, 2010

Pierce PS4000 winch operates at 19.8 fpm with 1.5 hp, drawing 310 A under full load. Weighing 55 lb, it includes 40 ft of ¼ in. cable, handle bar switch, compact solenoid, hook, roller guide, and universal mounting plate. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Portable Tools

Pulling Tape combines 3 functions in one product.

August 31, 2010

Facilitating cable installation, 3 in One - Premise MULETAPE® combines threading line, measuring tape, and winch line in one product. Pre-lubricated tape minimizes friction levels and eliminates duct cutting. Sequential footage markings enable monitoring of cable location during pull, while indicating how much tape remains on roll. Measuring 1,300 ft in length, Model PMT1300 is rated at 1,800 lb, while Model PMT4500 measures 4,500 ft and is rated at 400 lb. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Self Recovery Winches feature 15,000-20,000 lb capacities.

February 2, 2010

Self recovery winches include compact solenoid assembly mounted above motor for efficient operation as well as for access to internal parts. With heavy-duty motors that offer high ampere resistance and output strength, winches are suitable for heavy-duty machinery requirements in off-road industry. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Hand Winches are designed for light duty applications.

December 9, 2008

Available in 3 models offering lifting load capacities of 600, 900, and 1300 lb, TSSBW Series hand winch is fabricated of 304 grade stainless steel and features solid steel machine cut gears, gear covers, and automatic brakes. Series is designed for light duty applications requiring corrosion resistance as well as full integration with Thern's davit crane line. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Air Winches target offshore applications.

July 25, 2008

Suitable for hazardous environments where space is limited, OAW/OMR Series features heavy-duty planetary gearbox mounted within drum core, which saves space and protects from external damage. Models OMR1.5 and OMR3.0 are manriding units prepared for personnel lifting applications. Operating from -10 to 50°C, lifting and pulling air winches include proportional biased throttle valve, exhaust silencing mufflers, 610 mm long steel drum, 2 drum supports, disc brake, and lifting lugs. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Floor Tile Pullers facilitate repeated lifting tasks.

July 23, 2008

Offered in 3 sized to accommodate different statures, Verti-Lifters(TM) let users stand while lifting access floor panels from raised flooring. Portable hand tools are constructed with 3¼-4¼ lb vertical steel tubular body connected to handle and finger trigger release mechanism. Dual 4 or 5 in. dia vacuum cup models are available, also suited for use in manufacturing when lifting and moving smooth sheet metal, glass, or plastic sheets stacked on/near floor. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Manual Lever Puller can be used in confined work areas.

July 16, 2008

Available in ¼, ¾, 1.5, and 3 ton capacities, EZ Lift(TM) RL Manual Lever Puller is suited for hoisting and pulling of loads in workshops, building sites, or in any application where space and hooking height are restricted. Movable in any direction, ASME B30.21 compliant unit features compact design, automatic brake that provides protection against debris, 360° handle rotation, and dual pawl Weston-style load brake with 2 friction discs that provide 4 braking surfaces. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Air Winches feature fully reversible design.

June 25, 2008

Featuring solid steel frame, TA10 BIG RED Series provides 1st layer and full drum load capacities of 37,000 and 21,800 lb, respectively, along with max line speed of 34 fpm. Units incorporate reversible hand brake and disk brake assemblies and revolving cable anchor, which accommodates wire rope diameters from ¾-1¼ in. and facilitates winding of wire rope from either direction. Type E roller bearing is removable for lubrication, maintenance, and replacement. Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Material Handling & Storage

Winch Boom adds gantry crane functionality to fork lifts.

April 22, 2008

Combining reach of fork lift boom with precise lifting of winch, Winch Boom fits standard fork lift trucks. It is available in fixed, telescopic, and pivoting telescopic models with winch hook capacities of 2,000 or 2,400 lb. Unit features 110 V standard electrical operation, and with optional dc, hydraulic winch operation is available on any model. Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Material Handling & Storage

Air Winches feature lift distance capacity of 300 ft.

February 8, 2008

Designed to help construction workers lift and pull materials in various applications, Big Red TA Series heavy-duty air winches deliver load ratings of up to 7 tons with fast line speeds. Air-powered winches feature radial piston air motors, welded steel drum and frame construction, and planetary reducer inside drum that allows for use in tight locations. Options include automatic disc brakes, drum guards, and control pendants. Read More