CM Lodestar Model-F 1/2-Ton 16 FPM Chain Hoist

  • An Ingress Protection (IP) Rating of 66 indicates that the Lodestar offers protection from dust and high-pressure water -€“ making this unit ideal for use in outdoor environments.
  • Prevent water from entering the motor body at the pendant and power cord points of entry.
  • Create a waterproof seal between the gearbox assembly and the back frame and motor covers.
  • Prevent water from entering the motor body through the lift wheel opening.
  • With less chain than double-reeved units, the 2-ton, single-reeved Lodestar is lighter, making it easier to transport and rig.
  • Designed and manufactured in the USA by Columbus McKinnon, our 10 millimeter, zinc-plated Star Grade load chain protects against corrosion.
  • 5-pocket lift wheel provides better chain and lift wheel engagement for smoother lifting and reduced vibration, equating to less wear and a longer chain life.
  • Brake location allows for quick access and easy inspection.
  • Lifetime grease-lubricated gear box means no oil change is required.
  • Clutch located outside the gear box allows for easy access, which eliminates the need for complete disassembly and reduces downtime.
  • Easy access to the clutch, motor, electrical control panel and brake assembly.
  • Finger-safe wiring and plug-and-play connectors on the control panel allow for quick voltage change, easy access to terminal strips and simple fuse installation.
  • Heavy-duty DC brake is designed for a long service life.
  • Lifetime grease-lubricated gear box and helical gearing ensures better wear and smooth operation. Heavy-duty-rated motors.
  • Clutch is located outside the load path, preventing slipping of the load in an overload condition when the brake is not powered.
  • Easy-to-adjust screw limit switch automatically stops the hook at any predetermined point when either lifting or lowering, preventing overtravel.
  • Overload protector helps prevent lifting of dangerous overloads.
  • Designed for quick reset of limit position.