CHAIN HOISTS

Famous on the stage and performance are the Lodestar Electric Chain hoists. These chain hoists are Industry recognized and legendary for many reasons:

  • Excellent Design
  • Quiet Operation
  • Easy access to components

The Lodestar chain hoists require less maintenance and many enhanced safety features.

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The benefits of superior design:

LESS MAINTENANCE & EASIER INSPECTION

  • Heavy Duty DC Brake is designed for a long service life. Brake location allows for quick access and easy inspection.
  • Lifetime grease-lubricated Gear Box means no oil change out is required. Precision gears provide better wear and longer life.
  • Clutch located outside the Gear Box allows for easy access which eliminates the need for complete disassembly and reduces downtime.

IMPROVED SERVICEABILITY

  • Easy access to the Clutch, Motor, Electrical Control Panel and Brake Assembly.

LONGER SERVICE LIFE

  • Lifetime grease-lubricated Gear Box and helical gearing ensures efficient operation. Heavy duty rated motors. Hoist workmanship backed by a lifetime warranty.

QUIETER OPERATION

  • 80% reduction in sound pressure as compared to the classic Lodestar.

IMPROVED LOAD SAFETY

  • Clutch is located outside the load path which prevents slipping of the load in an overload condition when brake is not powered.

IMPROVED CHAIN LIFE

  • 5-Pocket Lift Wheel provides better chain and lift wheel engagement for smoother lifting and reduced vibration which equates to less wear and a longer chain life.
  • Load Chain is designed and manufactured in the USA by Columbus McKinnon. Star Grade chain is zinc plated to protect against corrosion. 2-ton, single-reeved units feature 10 mm load chain as standard.

EASY ACCESS CONTROL PANEL

  • With finger-safe wiring and plug and play connectors, the Control Panel allows for quick voltage change, access to terminal strips and simple fuse installation.

EXCEEDS H4 REQUIREMENTS

  • Exceeds H4 requirements, engineered for high duty cycles and the toughest applications

ECO-FRIENDLY

  • Lifetime grease-lubricated Gear Box means no changing and disposing of hazardous oil
  • Documented RoHS compliance
  • Shipped in boxes made of recycled material

STANDARD FEATURES

  • Fabric chain container and rigid hook suspension standard
  • Lifetime Warranty
  • Metric Rated
  • CSA Approved
  • Made in the USA

OPTIONAL FEATURES

  • Double DC Brake – Two independent acting DC Brakes for redundant braking. Field Installation Kit available.
  • AC Electrical Brake
  • Variable speed drive (VFD) or traditional 2 speeds available
  • Primary & secondary transformer fusing
  • Rotatable limit switch – Designed for quick reset of limit position

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Chain Hoist

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