New Yale® YK™ and Shaw-Box® SK™ Hoists

Posted by Kahla Livelsberger in Announcements, Dec 20, 2018

Introducing the new Yale YK & Shawbox SK Electric Wire Rope Hoist, from Columbus McKinnon. Based on German technology, they deliver the industry-leading technology and safety you need for your lifting applications in a design that is compact and easy to maintain. Precision engineered for optimal performance, these monorail units are built for reliable operation, high efficiency, and long service life and are competitively priced for the U.S. market.

***Features & Benefits***

SINGLE-GROOVED ROPE DRUM
2-part single or 4-part single reeving is available, depending on the application.

FLEXIBLE CONFIGURATIONS
Hoists can be configured to your unique application needs. Available in 5 frame sizes with 16 load capacity variants.

SHORT LEAD TIMES
Assembled in Wadesboro, North Carolina, with German-made components, these units have short lead times to meet tight deadlines.

COMPACT DESIGN
Compact dimensions due to U-shape design. Exceptionally short approach allows for optimum use of work area when space is limited.

SMOOTH OPERATION
Extremely smooth starting and braking characteristics.

LOW-HEADROOM MONORAIL TROLLEY
The KE monorail trolley is used on monorail runways and single-girder overhead traveling cranes. Trolley is easily adjustable for different beam sizes and comes standard with two speed trolley. Available for 1-15 ton capacities.

STANDARD MONORAIL TROLLEY
Specially designed for small clearances, the UE monorail trolley has a narrow width. It is used on monorail runways and single girder overhead travling cranes. Available only for 20-30 ton capacities.

IMPULSE®.VG+ FOR HOIST MOTION
Provides reliable, user-friendly controls and industry-leading features to keep you working safely. Additional features are available for user configuration.

IMPULSE®.G+ MINI FOR TROLLEY MOTION
Allows for expanded speed adjustments, improved load control, high duty cycles, and increased crane life.

LOW MAINTENANCE
Largely maintenance-free design with field-proven components designed for low wear and long service life.

EXTENSIVE SAFETY FEATURES
Standard safety features include block-operated limit switch, adjustable geared limit switch, motor, temperature control, and overload protection.

H3 & H4 DUTY CYCLE

OPTIONAL PUSHBUTTON STATION

OPTIONAL TOWING ARM
Available for power supply with adjustable height and length.

OPTIONAL TRAVEL LIMIT SWITCH
Standard version includes limit switching in both directions, switching from fast/slow, and IP65 or NEMA 4/4X rating. Wired and mounted to the hoist.

View the full SHAWBOX SK products brochure

View the full YALE YK products brochure

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