Press Release Summary:
Available inÂ Â¼–1 ton capacities, CM AirStar offers respective lifting and lowering speeds up to 45 and 120 fpm lowering (Â½ ton unit); 10 ft standard lift, withÂ other lifts available; and Hoistaloy load chainÂ for heavy-duty use or stainless steel chain for spark-resistant and medium-duty loads.Â Features includes aluminum frame and end-cover,Â inlet air swivel with built-in strainer, and control manifold and seals that lend to extended service life and air leak prevention.
Original Press Release:
CM AirStar Air Chain Hoist
1/4 to 1 ton Capacities
The CM AirStar, with a newly designed control manifold and seal upgrades, now boasts a longer service life and improved air leak prevention. Its overall performance standards remain exceptional, and well above its competition.
With capacities from ¼ to 1 tons, this variable speed air chain hoist is compact, lightweight and ideal for general commercial or workstation applications.
Standard Features & Benefits include:
10 feet standard lift. Other lifts available.
Lower operating costs - Air consumption rate is just 48 CFM, which means lower operating costs.
Lifting speeds as fast as 45 FPM lifting and 120 FPM lowering on the 1/2 Ton unit.
Aluminum frame and end-cover makes it lightweight and a rugged design.
Hoistaloy load chain for heavy duty, or stainless steel chain for spark resistant and medium duty loads.
Positive action, heavy-duty shoe type brake that holds the load.
External brake adjustment for easy adjustment to meet various load ranges.
Limit stops prevent over-travel in upper and lowering directions.
Inlet air swivel with built-in strainer provides free hoist movement.
Multi-vane rotary air motor for high torque and smooth operation. Equa-torque gearing of heat treated alloy steel spur gears are accurately machined to provide a close meshed, compact gear reduction.
Standard pull cord control provides accurate control of loads. Optional ergonomic pendant throttle control (shown on right) for fast pendant-to-hook reaction time.
Special applications - Tapped exhaust port 1/2 NPTF for cleanroom applications or to add a supplemental muffler in addition to the built-in muffler for even quieter operation.
Metal chain container comes standard.
Hook or lug suspension available.
Spark resistant models available for hazardous environments.
Made in the U.S.A
Lifetime Warranty - Industries Best