Columbus McKinnon Corporation (Amherst, NY) has announced new features for the Lodestar Electric Chain Hoist. By incorporating new features that provide steady lifts for an array of applications, the latest Lodestar is unsurpassed for quiet operation and user-friendly design. With a capacity range of 1/8 to 3 tons and a wide range of speeds, the Lodestar has the versatility to meet any challenge. The Made-in-the-USA hoist is designed with a light-weight, durable cast aluminum housing and a powder coated finish for high visibility. Featuring finger-safe wiring and plug-and-play connectors, the control panel allows for quick voltage change, access to terminal strips, and simple fuse installation. The lifetime grease-lubricated gear box means no changing and disposing of hazardous oil.
More information is available at www.cmworks.com.