The Griphoist wire rope hoist is safe, reliable, and can pull and lift at a faster rate with less effort. Suitable for any lifting and pulling job, the Griphoist is particularly useful for longer pulls and higher lifts since any length of rope can be used. The Griphoist is a manual, hand-operated hoist and can be used anywhere. Also, it requires no electricity.
It is designed specifically to be used with Maxiflex wire ropes with one hook end of any length to suit the application.
THE "U" ADVANTAGE
The U-shaped jaws maintain cylindrical shape of the rope resulting in increased mechanical yield and ensures maximum life
Can be very easily dismantled and reduces the amount of time to maintain
Allows considerable savings in the number of parts to be repaired
Perfect choice of hoist if used in daily operation
EASE OF USE
Works in any position: horizontal, vertical, or angled
Easy installation and operation
Lightweight and portable – less effort and manpower are required
Can be positioned in any anchoring place
Does not need to change anchor points, as continuous pull is possible
Direction of pull can be adjusted using sheave blocks
SAFE AND RELIABLE
All Griphoist units come equipped with overload shear pins to prevent damage to the hoist if the maximum weight capacity is exceeded
Can operate in reverse
Nominal Capacity: 4,000 lbs. for material handling
Wire Rope Dia.: 7/16 in.
Wire Rope Weight: 28.9 lbs./60 ft.
Unit Weight: 41 lbs.
A Griphoist can replace conventional winches and other hoists to be used in a variety of applications.
Forest and agriculture
Fire rescue or as a 4x4 emergency winch
Suspension of large platforms for construction
Installation and removal of machine tools
Installation of window frames, large façade signs, panels
Loading and unloading of heavy equipment
Public works contracting
Pulling telephone cables, replacement of poles, or erection of mobile television aerials, antennas
And many more!
Note: Surplus Item...may have cosmetic storage/shipping scratches, dents and corrosion.