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Silicon Ingot Handling Lift Assist Tool Provides Solution for Lifting Injuries and Product Damage
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Silicon Ingot Handling Lift Assist Tool Provides Solution for Lifting Injuries and Product Damage

Ergonomic Partners provides a custom lifting solution for their customer. Problem: Customer was lifting very expensive silicon ingots by hand. This resulted in several problems for our customer. First, a chip or crack in one of the ingots could result in a loss of thousands to tens of thousands of dollars of valuable material. Next, this is a high density product, so a 12 inch diameter section...

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Foot-Mounted Hoist handles loads up to 50 tons.
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Foot-Mounted Hoist handles loads up to 50 tons.

Demag FDR 20 foot-mounted hoist, The Workhorse, features reeving components fitted to unit, with 2/1, 4/1, or 4/2 reeving arrangements depending on application. Compact device supports flexible mounting arrangements due to multiple connection options and has 1 rope guide for all rope lead-off variations. It includes modular electrical equipment, lubricated gearbox, and low-vibration motor....

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Rope Hoist features low-vibration, quiet-running motor.
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Rope Hoist features low-vibration, quiet-running motor.

Optimized for crane applications, EKDR Rope Hoist is equipped with fast acting brake, lubricated-for-life gearbox, protective rope guide, and precision geared limit switch. Electrics feature CAN bus technology, while frequency inverter enables stepless travel motions. Double-rail crab and foot hoist additionally includes overload protection, user-friendly bottom block, and ergonomic controls.

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Foot-Mounted Rope Hoists can be installed in multiple configurations.
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Foot-Mounted Rope Hoists can be installed in multiple configurations.

Respectively intended for handling 3.2, 6.3, and 12.5 ton loads, DR 3, 5, and 10 universal foot-mounted hoists can be adapted to meet application requirements. Attachment points enable suspension in 4 mounting positions to ensure free rope lead-off in all directions. Load bar operation can also be implemented using 2 synchronized ropes. Depending on model, hoists offer 15 or 20 m hook path and...

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Demag DC-Pro Electric Chain Hoist Offers Increased Performance with Exceptional Reliability
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Demag DC-Pro Electric Chain Hoist Offers Increased Performance with Exceptional Reliability

CLEVELAND, OH (January 7, 2010) - The Demag DC-Pro Chain Hoist includes many standard safety and performance features that allow users to achieve superior levels of performance, safety and productivity through reduced downtime, increased duty cycles, easy maintenance and improved ergonomics. Unique to the DC-Pro is an extended service life of up to 1900 hours; a 20% improvement in comparison to...

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Radial Gate Hoists for Replacement of Obsolete or Damaged Water Gating Equipment
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Radial Gate Hoists for Replacement of Obsolete or Damaged Water Gating Equipment

SOLON, OH - November 10, 2009 - The David Round Company, www.davidround.com, has announced a new service to help retrofit radial gate hoists for water gating applications. The company can meet original equipment design specifications with a drop-in replacement, or reverse-engineer existing equipment via on-site inspection. David Round hoists can lift gates up to 50,000 pounds, and meet detailed...

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Stainless Steel Jib Cranes and Hoists for the Food Processing Industry
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Stainless Steel Jib Cranes and Hoists for the Food Processing Industry

Eliminate Regulatory Concerns About Peeling Paint or Rust SOLON, OH - October 14, 2009 - The David Round Company, www.davidround.com, has announced a complete line of stainless steel material handling equipment for the food processing industry. The stainless jib cranes, floor cranes, chain hoists, wire rope hoist and strap hoist products are all completely unpainted, which eliminates peeling or...

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Progress Energy Crystal River Nuclear Power Plant-Mega Shut Down

Beta Max brings power to the people Progress Energy is embarking on a 300 million dollar overhaul of the Crystal River nuclear power plant in Central Florida-one of the most ambitious outages in U.S. history-and they have turned to Beta Max Hoists to see the project done safely and efficiently. Nuclear power plants typically refuel every two years, forcing the reactor to shut down. But there is...

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Trolley Hoists are available in 1 through 10 ton capacities.
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Trolley Hoists are available in 1 through 10 ton capacities.

Available with standard 20 ft of lift, industrial grade, SHB ultra-low trolley hoists are designed for industrial lifting applications where space is limited and for demanding environments. They include drive train that minimizes effort required to operate, maintenance-free and lubed-for-life sealed ball bearings, and grade 100 heat-treated manganese alloy load chain resistant to abrasion and...

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New Electric and Pneumatic Hoists
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New Electric and Pneumatic Hoists

Caldwell has expanded their offering of chain hoists. They have added nine models of hoist ranging in capacity from 125 to 6,000 pounds. With four new electric options and five pneumatic options, Caldwell has a hoist to solve your lifting challenges. There are different speeds and control options on the hoists. Single and dual speed as well as pendant, cord or even manipulator control options....

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