Harrington Hoists, Inc. has introduced their new AS Series air hoists with stainless steel components. The AS series hoists are available in ¼ and ½ Ton capacities in pendant, cord or twist rod control. Spark resistant stainless steel components include: load chain, top and bottom hooks, hook latches and hardware making them suitable for many hazardous conditions.
These hoists are certified spark resistant (*explosive atmospheres that require features that reduce the risk of spark) to ATEX level (Ex) II 2GD c T5 IIC T100°. The EU ATEX Directive is a stringent European safety standard for spark resistant compliance in industrial hoists. Harrington recommends that users contact a qualified person to determine ATEX requirements for specific applications.
Standard features on the AS series air hoists include a patented heavy-duty disc brake, reliable vane motor, bearing supported planetary gearing system, upper / lower limit switches and a lightweight, compact cast aluminum body.
Harrington Hoists, Inc. is a KITO Group Company located in Manheim, PA, Elizabethtown, PA, South Holland IL and Corona, CA. and is a leading manufacturer of electric and air powered chain hoists, electric wire rope hoists, lever hoists, manual hand chain hoists, push and geared trolleys, overhead cranes, crane accessories, below-the-hook and material handling equipment.