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    The Perfect Shop Hoist - Easy to Use, H4 Duty

    • 250 - 1000 Lbs.
    The SLM is about 12" in length and weighs less than 35 lbs.

    Easy to Use
    • Small, compact design - commercial & industrial applications.
    • Lightweight and portable. Easy installation and maintenance.
    • H4 duty cycle (300 motor starts/hour).
    • Made in U.S.A.
    Special Model Features
    • Friction-type overload device prevents lifting excessive overloads.
    • 10-pocket oblique lay liftwheel provides longer chain life and extended service.
    • NEMA 4 industrial-rated pendant control.
    • Lifetime, grease-lubricated gear train - less maintenance.
    • Alloy load chain (zinc plated optional).
    • Thermally protected motor prevents damage from possible overheating.
    • D.C. braking system for positive load control.
    • Durability - Epoxy powder-coat finish on rugged cast aluminum alloy frame.

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    Kit for converting the pull cord CAH-Small Frame COFFING® Air Hoist to pendant throttle operation has a standard 6-foot pendant hose assembly. Longer hose assemblies available. Order Model No. C2269. Shipping weight is 8 pounds. Contact us for more info.

  • Product Photo Budgit Pendant Throttle Conversion Kit

    Kits for converting the pull cord Series 2200 BUDGIT® Air Hoist to pendant throttle operation has standard 6-foot pendant hose assembly. Longer hose assemblies available. Order Catalog No. 2269. Shipping weight is 8 pounds.

  • Product Photo Budgit Pendant Throttle Conversion Kit

    Kits for converting the pull cord Model YAL Air Hoist to pendant throttle operation has standard 6-foot pendant hose assembly. Longer hose assemblies available. Order Catalog No. 2269. Shipping weight is 8 pounds.

  • Product Image CM Lodestar Electric Chain Hoist

    American Crane manufactures and distributes a wide range of overhead cranes and hoists for use in a diverse array of applications and industries. We offer custom designed equipment solutions manufactured, rebuilt and engineered in-house as well as many standard "off the shelf" distributed products such as packaged hoists. From a small 1/2 ton ratchet lever hoist to a 300 ton overhead crane, we have the right equipment for your application.

    We can provide electric, air, and hand powered electric and chain hoists.

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    Some of our hoists include:

    American Crane Norheim Hoist Line

    The American Crane Norheim Modular Hoist is the product of years of engineering know how, resulting in a design that utilizes readily available, commercial components.

    The design provides versatility in a wide variety of applications resulting in a product with unmatched reliability, ruggedness, and cost effective operation.

    Compliant with (HMI) Hoist Manufacturers Institute Class H-4

    Duty Class Ratings in accordance with CMAA:

    • CMAA Class D Duty up to 60 Ton Capacity
    • CMAA Class A & B Duty 70 to 160 Ton Capacity
    • For CMAA Class E & F and Custom Designs Consult Factory

    The Norheim Hoist Line is available with capacity options up to 160 tons, lifts up to 250 ft. and flexible hoist speeds up to 33 FPM.

    American Crane Open Deck Hoisting Machinery

    American Crane's open deck hoisting machinery is manufactured to the stringent quality requirements and standards set by the Crane Manufacturers Association of America (CMAA) in duty classes "A" through "F" and all of our cranes are factory tested prior to shipment.

    American Crane Custom Wire Rope Hoists

    We can design and manufacture Custom Wire Rope Hoists to meet your specific application OR we can rebuild and upgrade your existing hoist.

    We also offer electric wire rope hoist from Coffing, Munck, Yale, Shawbox & Chester Hoist.

    American Crane is proud to offer hoist from Columbus McKinnon includein Coffing, Yale, Shaw-box & Chester Hoist. CM manufactures and markets a wide range of hoists and overhead cranes for use in a variety of industries around the world. From 550 lb. capacity Series 602 mini ratchet lever hoist that can fit in your lunch box to our 60-ton, high-capacity LodeKing electric wire rope models, we have the right hoist for your application. We carry an extensive line of powered hoists, including electric and pneumatic chain and wire rope hoists. We also offer a full line of manual hoists, both hand chain and lever tools. Although many hoists are standard "off the shelf" units, we can modify most hoists to meet your exact requirements.

    American Crane and Equipment Corporation offers custom engineered lifting devices designed to solve numerous handling problems. From complex custom equipment to standard equipment, components and parts, American Crane can meet all your material handling needs. American Crane can manufacture new equipment or rebuild your existing equipment. We can provide pre-engineered industrial cranes and hoists and a full line of custom cranes and hoists to meet each customer’s specific application.

    Contact us today to find a solution that works for you!

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    American Crane can design and manufacture a custom trolley to meet your requirements OR we can provide you with a packaged trolley and/or beam clamps from well-known manufacturers such as Budgit, CM, Chester Hoist, Coffing, Gorbel, or Little Mule. American Crane can design and manufacture custom trolleys to meet your requirements.

    We carry some of the most reliable brands in the industry when it comes the choosing the best quality for your trolley or beam clamps.

    We have a variety of trolley and beam clamps ranging in various brands such as:

    • American Crane Custom Trolleys
    • Chester Hoist Trolleys
    • Budgit Trolleys
    • Coffing Trolleys
    • CM Trolleys
    • Yale Trolleys
    • Little Mule Trolleys
    • CM Screwlok Beam Clamps
    • CM Screwlok Beam Clamps with Shackle
    • Coffing/Little Mule BC Models Beam Clamps
    • Gorbel Cleveland Tramrail Moter Drive Carriers

    American Crane & Equipment Corporation is recognized as one of the leading custom crane & material handling manufacturers in the world. Our trolleys routinely operate in many unique applications handling critical loads such as rocket engines, spacecraft, nuclear fuel and high explosives.

    We can manufacture your new equipment or rebuild existing equipment. We can provide pre-engineered industrial cranes and hoists and a full line of custom cranes and hoists to meet each customer’s specific application. Let us find the solution that works for your situation.

    From complex custom equipment to standard equipment, components and parts, American Crane can meet all your material handling needs. American Crane can manufacture new equipment or rebuild your existing equipment. We can provide pre-engineered industrial cranes and hoists and a full line of custom cranes and hoists to meet each customer’s specific application.

    When choosing material moving solutions, there are various overhead equipment systems available with benefits that include improving efficiency productivity and safety. Download our eBook here and see the ultimate cheat sheet for overhead crane equipment.

    Contact us today to find a solution that works for you!

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    American Crane designs and builds below-the-hook lifting devices as per ASME BTH-1-2011 from standard industrial to special purpose grapples and lifting beams. Equipment is designed using carbon or stainless steel material.

    Ref. Specification
    - ASME B30.20
    - ASME BTH-1-2011
    - ANSI N14.6

    Below the Hook Lifting Devices Include the Following Products:
    - Custom lift devices
    - Special purpose grapples
    - Lifting beams
    - Spreader beams
    - Custom lower blocks
    - Misc. Below the hook equipment

    American Crane and Equipment Corporation offers custom engineered lifting devices designed to solve numerous handling problems.

    We have manufactured lifting devices ranging from 1 Ton to 300 Ton:
    - Magnet Beams
    - Rotating Magnet Beams
    - Grabs for handling Nuclear Waste Containers
    - Container Grabs
    - Motorized Telescopic Lifting Beams
    - Crane Scale Systems

    Our special purpose grapples include customized products to match your application such as:
    - Industrial and Nuclear Applications
    - Carbon Steel and Stainless Steel Construction
    - Remotely Operated Mechanical and Electrical Applications
    - Custom Designs
    - NUREG 0554 and NUREG 0612 Heavy Lift Systems
    - Seismically Qualified Applications
    - Compatible with Most Existing Crane and Hoist Systems
    - NQA-1 Nuclear Quality

    We are recognized as a leader in the design & manufacture of electric overhead traveling cranes & wire rope hoists, providing equipment up to 1,000 ton capacity. In addition, we also design and build smaller cranes and offer equipment from other manufacturers. American Crane can manufacture new equipment or rebuild your existing equipment. We can provide pre-engineered industrial cranes & hoists and a full line of custom cranes & hoists to meet each customer’s specific application. From complex custom equipment to standard equipment, components & parts, American Crane can meet all your material handling needs. American Crane can manufacture new equipment or rebuild your existing equipment. Contact us today to find a solution that works for you!

  • Product Photo Heavy Duty Forged Hoist Ring

    American Crane can provide you with rigging equipment from well-known brands such as Budgit, CM, Coffing, Chester Hoist, Gorbel, Little Mule or Yale.

    Some of the rigging equipment that we carry includes products such as:

    • Rigging accessories
    • Rigging clamps
    • Rigging hoist rings
    • Rigging hooks
    • Rigging shackles
    • Rigging thimbles
    • Rigging turnbuckles
    • Rigging wire rope clips
    • Alloy chain, alloy chain slings and attachments
    • Carbon chain and attachments
    • Heavy duty trucks
    • Rigging links
    • Little mule and steel rope block and Tackle

    It is important for Professional riggers, maintenance workers, plant engineers and safety specialists to have safe, durable, reliable, and high quality rigging equipment to depend on for your project. Our line of rigging equipment is dependable for any project and application when it comes to lifting, pulling and securing loads for a wide variety of various environments.

    Our rigging products are utilized for the secure lifting and positioning of goods in a wide variety of industries. When choosing American Crane & Equipment Corporation for your rigging equipment you are guaranteed the highest quality with reliable strength. We carry a wide range of forged shackles, hooks, rings, links wire rope clips, plate clamps and below-the-hook attachments for all of your rigging needs.

    From complex custom equipment to standard equipment, components and parts, American Crane can meet all your material handling needs. American Crane can manufacture new equipment or rebuild your existing equipment. We can provide pre-engineered industrial cranes and hoists and a full line of custom cranes and hoists to meet each customer’s specific application.

    Contact us today to find a solution that works for you!