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Things to Consider When Purchasing Bridge Cranes
- Nov 09, 2018 -

Things to Consider When Purchasing Bridge Crane


  • What lifting capacity is required?

  • How often is the crane to be used?

  • What span is required?

  • How long is the runway travel?

  • what lifting height of hoist lift?

  • Is the bridge going to be supported by the building, self-supported, or both?

  • Is the bridge going to be indoors or outdoors?

  • How is the crane powered? All motorized, push-pull, hand geared, or combination?

  • If motorized, how fast? Single or dual speeds? Variable frequency drives?

  • What voltages are required?

  • What type of control? Pendant from hoist, separate track or remote control?

  • Any special features? Cabs, walkways, horns, lights?

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