Series 474/475 Bale Tongs

Item# 474-24

Downs' Series 474/475 Bale Tongs are light, easily handled and require very little headroom for operation. They are suitable for handling bales, boxes, crates and other miscellaneous material. Also useful as a general purpose tong where the physical characteristics of the load are such that a heavy closing pressure to set the hook is not required.

Capacity Maximum
1/4 Ton
474-12 500 LBS 12" 6 LBS
474-24 500 24 10
474-36 500 36 19
1/2 Ton
475-12 1,000 12 9
475-24 1,000 24 17
475-36 1,000 36 30
Dimensions given are in round numbers. We reserve the right to make changes to our designs at any time that may not be reflected in the table. Please ask for a Certified Dimension Print for current dimensions.

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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