These tongs are ideal for handling metal billets. The pad either indents with replaceable grips or the pad lifts by friction. An articulating pad, not shown in image, can allow for a range of diameters to be lifted by these tongs. These tongs are supplied with a semi-automatic latch which requires an operator to latch the tong to disengage the billet.
Other pad arrangements are available.
These tongs are all made to order. Please contact us at Sales@DownsCrane.com. to get a quote on these tongs.
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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