Outdoor electric hoist, just as its name implies, electrical hoist is used outdoor. The outdoor working condition is complex and changeable, the item can be damaged, thus compared with common indoor electric hoist, outdoor hoist has better safety protection to ensure longer use life. All hoist components are anti-water. Ellsen Company, a famous lifting crane manufacturer, supplies outdoor hoists with best quality and price, such as wire rope hoists, cable hoists, and electric chain hoists, all these lifting hoists are designed according to national standard and advanced technology.
Application of outdoor electrical hoists
Ellsen produces types of electrical hoist used outdoor, such as wire rope hoist, electric chain hoist, cable hoist and so on. All these lifting hoists can be used on the jib crane, gantry crane, I beam steel. Ellsen provides customized service to meet customers’ practical needs, for example different loading capacity. 1 ton electric hoist, 2 ton chain hoist, 5 ton hoist, 10 ton chain hoist, heavy duty hoist, light duty electric hoist are all provided. The paint and all parts of outdoor lifting hoist are water-proof. The item has rain cover to protect the machine from extremes, torrential rain, snow, sand and tropical sun.
Safety protection of outdoor lifting hoist
1. Overload warning and limiter
2. Lifting height limit device
3. Emergency stop function
4. Hooks with latch
5. Limit switch
Protecting Your Outdoor Electric Hoist from Weather and Sabotage
Electric hoist devices are highly useful for all types of businesses. They can allow you to move heavy objects with ease, which reduces your labor costs as well as your potential for injuries to your staff and your costomers. Moving heavy objects with an electric hoist also has much less potential for causing damage or accidents to the objects. So, there are a number of reasons to have an electric hoist installed in any business that deals with moving heavy objects frequently.
Electric hoist devices are especially useful for outdorr businesses, because you cannot have a complicated indoor hoisting setup like you can in a warehouse. Many businesses such as construction sites or construction supply depots or landscaping supply depots make use of electric hoists to reduce the stress and strain on their staff and to protect their staff from injuries. Electric hoists can also speed up the rate at which your business can move merchandise to satisfy your customers.
However, when you have an outdoor electric hoist, it will naturally be exposed to all the hazards of any machinery that is placed outside for extended periods of time. Hoists can suffer rusting to their components due to weather damage from rain and snow, as well as mechanical and stress damage from expansion and contraction due to heating and cooling during day and night. Another source of damage is sand and grit that can be blown in from nearby areas or from the materials in your supply yard, depending on the wind conditions of your local area and on the materials that your business works with.
Outdoor electric hoists can also be damaged by other means. Insects can build nests among the components, which can lead to catastrophic failures. If the hoist is not used for a period of time, birds may also nest in it, leading to contamination and mechanical failure as well as a tragedy when the hoist is turned on again if the bird’s nest is not removed. Hoists can also be damaged by vandalism and sabotage by hoodlums if your construction yard is left unlocked. Hoodlums can even end up injured from playing around with an electric hoist, and may be able to sue your business as a result.
So how do you protect an outdoor electric hoist from these sources of damage? There are several methods. One of the easiest is to put a tarp over the hoist when it is not in use, which will protect it from the elements as well as provide some protection from heat and cold. However, you will not be able to use the hoist when it is raining or snowing or when there are heavy winds carrying dust and grit. A more elegant solution that will allow you to use the hoist in all weather conditions is a plastic covering shell that will keep off all rain, snow, and dirt no matter the weather,these are a little more expensive, but they are worth it.
Features of Ellsen outdoor electric hoist
1. Stable performance, reliable quality
2. Best motors, brakes, gears, pulleys, drums, hooks
3. Low failure rate, safety protection devices
4. Longer use life, durable and tough
5. High working efficiency, save labor and time
6. Famous brand, cost-effective, perfect service
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