chain hoist

chain hoist

[′chān ‚hȯist]
(mechanical engineering)

chain block, chain fall, chain hoist

A tackle, fitted with an endless chain for hoisting a heavy load by hand; often suspended from an overhead track.
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Building s iii anti-glare roller blinds polyester with chain hoist, rail-guided dimming systems operated by an electric motor, partly with chain hoist, partly rail-guided, partly free-hanging - 54 st anti-glare roller blinds 1.
The company says the DC Manulift, used in conjunction with a Demag DC chain hoist, may be used for simple and safe horizontal and vertical movement of loads with minimum operator effort.
The new GS series electric chain hoist is capable of lifting 1/8- to 5-ton load capacities.
Included in the facility are administrative offices, drive-through vehicle maintenance bays with a two-post vehicle lift, shop space, overhead chain hoist, bunk rooms, and a conference room.
Konecranes' CLX electric chain hoist platform is expanding in North America to include frame sizes 16 and 25, increasing the capacity range up to 5 tonnes.
Konecranes, a leading provider of lifting equipment and services for a wide range of industries, has launched its new CLX chain hoist crane
Konecranes has introduced its CLX chain hoist to the Middle East market.
com; 503-722-1200) was designed to replace the come-a-long and chain hoist, both of which bowhunters have been known to use when game retrieval gets truly tough.
Additional standard features are chain hoist access, cool power thermal stability, remote manual pulse generator, rigid tapping, top splash cover, and full headstock enclosure.
To lift the bins SCX incorporated a low headroom chain hoist capable of operating within the required envelope, powered by a festoon feed system and fitted with an overload protection system.
All lifting and movement of the bag is accomplished using a fork track, a pallet jack, and/or a trolley and chain hoist.
Columbus McKinnon Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCO), a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of material handling products, announced today the launch of its new Lodestar Electric Chain Hoist.