Press Release Summary:
UpPro P2514 GHS Hoist comes with variable frequency drive (VFD), detachable control unit and controlled descent feature. Hoist offers multi-speed control of up to 60 ft per minute for guided high speed applications. Unit is designed with torque-based overload protection and externally mounted Overspeed Safety Lock (OSL). UpPro P2514 GHS is rated to UL standards and suitable for heavy lifting applications.
Original Press Release:
Spider® Introduces Highest Capacity Hoist in the Industry
Maximizing productivity during elevator installations
Spider, a global leader in elevator access tools and accessories, announces the newest member to its broad range of personnel hoists: the UpPro P2514 GHS.
With an unprecedented 5,500-lb capacity, multi-speed control up to 60 feet per minute for guided high speed applications and the industry’s best power range of 410 to 520 line voltage, Spider’s UpPro P2514 GHS maximizes productivity during elevator installations like never before.
The UpPro P2514 GHS offers innovative features developed through extensive Voice of the Customer input, including variable frequency drive (VFD) for optimal power management and soft starts and stops, a detachable control unit for ergonomic handling and a controlled descent feature for self-rescue of workers and platforms. Additionally, operator safety is optimized through torque-based overload protection and an externally mounted Overspeed Safety Lock (OSL).
Listed by Underwriter Laboratories (UL) and supported by the industry’s largest branch network across the Americas, the UpPro P2514 GHS expands Spider’s line of lifting solutions for elevator and other heavy lifting applications and furthers its market leadership in providing innovative, reliable and safe powered access solutions.
Founded in 1947, Spider created the powered suspended access business by introducing the well-known Spider basket. Since then, our product and service offering has expanded greatly to serve the needs of an ever-growing marketplace. Spider manufactures and distributes innovative access and safety solutions to commercial construction, elevator, infrastructure, power generation, offshore and wind energy industries throughout the Americas. From work basket, traction hoist and platform rental, to safety and training, to specialty-engineered products – Spider has a strong team of professionals along with a national network of sales, service and support capabilities to provide the most reliable access solutions. For more information about Spider, visit: www.spiderstaging.com.