Press Release Summary:
Designed for use in replacing firebricks in arc furnaces, heavy-duty, 2-stage, hydraulic scissor lift can be placed by crane inside ladle. Ladle lift can be designed with capacity up to 11,000 lb, with top and base customized to suit dimensions of each ladle.
Original Press Release:
Purpose-Built Lift for Furnace Ladle Rebricking Operation
(Niagara Falls, NY July 30, 2003) Firebricks in arc furnaces are replaced on a regular basis, typically through the use of scaffolding. Handling Specialty has engineered a more ergonomic and efficient alternative for rebricking ladles: a heavy-duty, two-stage, hydraulic scissor lift that can be placed by crane inside the ladle. Ladle lifts can be designed in capacities up to 11,000 pounds with a top and base customized to suit the dimensions of each ladle. Visit www.handling.com for more information.
Specifications of Ladle Lift in Photo
Model # 2-96-80X
8,000 pound capacity
116" long, 96" wide
Vertical travel of 96"