Compact lifting beam handles molds, other heavy loads

May 22, 2020
Harrington Hoists' standard-duty lifting beam can be used to move molds and bulk materials.

HSDLB This standard-duty lifting beam from Harrington Hoists can be used to move molds and bulk materials in plastics processing facilities. Designed for areas with low headroomit comes in capacities ranging from 1,000 pounds to 40 tonsand models with spreads ranging from 3 feeto 30 feet are available. For load adjustment, three lift points and two heavy-duty swivel hooks are standard; additional lift points and other pieces of hardware are available as optional equipment. 

What’s new? The lifting beam.  

Benefits Durability. The HSDLB features a precision-machined opening for an optimal connection with the saddle of the hook; this minimizes wear. Additionally, the lifting beam is proof-tested to 125 percent of capacity and has a specified fatigue life of 100,001 to 500,000 load cycles.   

Harrington Hoists Inc., Manheim, Pa., 717-665-2000,