Press Release Summary:
Scorpio Plus offers lifting height of 80 ft, while Scorpio Plus XL lifts loads up to 160 ft. Both feature capacity of 400 lb and travel speed up to 80 fpm. Units contain non-rotating cable to help prevent loads from spinning while lifting and lowering objects. Upper limit switch stops hoist instantly when load reaches top. Units can be attached to scaffolding or I-beams, as well as Trestle/Monorail for rooftop or between-floor installations.
Original Press Release:
Beta Max Offers Scorpio Plus & Plus XL Portable Hoists
Ideal replacement for ropes and pulleys Beta Max Inc., a leading provider of affordable material lifting solutions, offers the Scorpio Plus and Plus XL Portable Hoists. The Scorpio Plus and Plus XL are the ideal replacement for ropes and pulleys because they offer a great alternative method for the lifting of general building materials. They are portable, flexible and strong enough to withstand the job site environment. The Scorpio Plus XL has a lifting capacity of 400 pounds and can travel up to 160 feet high, while the Scorpio Plus has a lifting capacity of 400 pounds up to a height of 80 feet. They have a travel speed of up to 80 fpm. The portable hoists have flexible mounting options and can be attached to scaffolding using the Beta Max Scaff Trac or Vertical Post Mount. The Scorpio Hoists can also be attached to I-Beams using the I-Beam Trolley Top or to the Beta Max Trestle/Monorail for rooftop or between floor installations. Beta Max Hoists contain a non-rotating cable to help prevent loads from spinning while lifting and lowering objects. To ensure safety, Beta Max's Scorpio hoists are equipped with an upper limit switch that stops the hoist instantly when the load reaches the top. In addition, the Portable Hoist is equipped with a sturdy electrical controller with an overloading sensing device to protect the motor from damage caused by overwork or poor power supply. All Beta Max Hoists Systems meet or exceed UL, CSA, & OSHA specifications. About Beta Max Beta Max Inc., of Melbourne, Florida, has been providing the construction and restoration industries with alternate methods for lifting building materials for over 16 years. For more information on the Portable Hoist contact Beta Max Inc., P.O. Box 2750, Melbourne, FL 32902-2750. Call: 800-233-5112 or fax: 321-768-9517. Visit Beta Max Inc. on the World Wide Web at www.betamaxhoist.com.