Downs Pillar Jib Cranes are of the mounting type and require structure to support jib. They will turn through a 180 degrees. These cranes are excellent for use in machine and fabrication shops or for loading and unloading of trucks and storage areas. They also should be considered for all locations where a crane is required and overhead supports, struts, or guy-lines are not available or cannot be used.
The clear height under the jib and the jib length may be changed to suit operating conditions. The jib beam will accommodate any standard trolley equipped with a pneumatic, electric or hand operated chain hoist. of nominal lifting speed (25 fpm or less). Contact Sales if higher lift speeds are used.
Downs Pillar Jib Cranes are equipped with bearing material and thrust assemblies, allowing for easy rotation of the jib even while under full load. All bearings are factory lubricated for long life. Pillar Jib Cranes can be made to work with either High Lift or Tie Rod Styles Jib Cranes.
The sizes and capacities listed above are a reference to the most common sizes of this equipment. If you have a different capacity, irregular size or some other need that must be met by our equipment, we will be happy to design one of these pieces of equipment to meet your special needs while also meeting or exceeding our interpretation of the appropriate ANSI / ASME. standards.
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