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Wireless Crane Controller standardizes operation of EOT cranes.

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Model LRC-M1 wireless control system for electric overhead travelling (EOT) cranes handles up to 4 motions with 2 ergonomic, multi-axis joystick controllers. Unit includes trolley/hoist selector, 2 auxiliary push buttons, and toggles, all mounted on impact-resistant Lexan EXL® housing. Controller also utilizes external TransKey(TM) RFID configuration for efficient operations, so facilities can minimize spares and transfer keys to other controllers.

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Cattron Group International(TM) to Feature LRC-M1 Controller at NA 2010

(Sharpsville, PA, USA) Cattron Group International(TM), a leading global manufacturer of remote control products and professional services for the industrial, mining, commercial mobile and railroad markets will feature its new LRC-M1 wireless control system for EOT cranes in Cleveland at NA 2010, April 26-29, in Booth 1937. Cattron's new LRC- M1 provides the next level of safety and reliability for demanding industrial applications. The LRC-M1 can control up to four motions with two ergonomic, multi-axis joystick controllers. The trolley/hoist selector, two aux push buttons and toggles are mounted on an impact resistant Lexan EXL® housing. EOT cranes currently using remote controls can easily be standardized to the LRC-M1 system, saving time and money. In addition, as part of Cattron's new CattronControl(TM) product series, the LRC-M1 wireless system uses the company's external TransKey(TM) RFID configuration for efficient operations, allowing facilities to minimize spares and transfer keys to other controllers which increases safety and flexibility and streamlines workflow. With over 60 years of radio frequency (RF) and industrial remote control experience, Cattron Group companies have a total installed base of over 125,000 remote control systems throughout the world. Its products are suitable for all industries including railroads, construction, shipyards, mining, aerospace, steel, military, agriculture, shipping, material handling, utility vehicles and many more. The Cattron Group International subsidiary companies have operations in the USA, Canada, UK, South Africa, Brazil and Europe, and are supported by an extensive sales and distribution network throughout North and South America, Europe, Asia, Africa and Australia. World Headquarters are located at 58 West Shenango St., Sharpsville, PA, 16150, USA. More information on the company and its products is available by calling +1 (724) 962-3571, at NA 2010 in Booth 1937, or at

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