Columbus McKinnon Corp., Amherst, N.Y.,expanded the capabilities of its Yale Global King and Shaw-Box World Series wire rope hoists to include longer 60-foot lifts Columbus McKinnon Yale hoistand an improved electronic hoist monitoring system.

These best-in-class hoists are designed for ease of use and long life in even the most heavy-duty applications. Available as monorail or top-running units in capacities up to 15 tons, these models feature heavy-duty DC disc brakes, a 2-speed hoist motor, limit switches and a low-headroom design.

The electronic hoists also feature a PulseMonitor Electronic Hoist Data Interface, an electronic monitoring system that records key performance data of the hoist during normal operation. Recorded with a time and date stamp, recorded information includes motor starts, cumulative run time, plug events, overcapacity events, motor trip events and voltage measurements.

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