All lift truck attachments for handling drums currently on the market have clamping mechanisms made of carbon steel. When these carbon steel clamping mechanisms contact steel drums and are elevated by the lift truck operator there are two metal surfaces scrapping against one another quickly. This metal on metal sliding action to grip the drums' chime is the greatest potential for creating a spark. The addition of non-sparking clamping jaws to the gripping mechanisms provides absolutely no b
Easy Lift Equipment was awarded a US patent for inventing an Ergonomic Drum Transporter to eliminate injuries associated with the manual handling of drums. Optional scales for weighing and dispensing drums by weight were introduced shortly thereafter in 1997. New for 2013: All brands and model 110 volt printers can now be included with the scale option for printing labels, conducting physical inventory of drum weights or any other printer required function for the recording and printing data.
Are you unable to use DC powered equipment due to in explosion-proof area, but would prefer powered lift with your EasyLift Drum transporter? All EasyLift drums transporters are now available with a rechargeable air tank and pneumatic lift cylinder, providing an effortless way to raise and lower drums without a foot pedal for lifting.
The ELDR product line of ergonomic drum dumpers and roll manipulators was designed for handling loads up to 500 lb /227 kg. Both straddle leg and counter-balanced models have narrow width base frames for handling drums and roll materials in tight or congested areas. Available with: 5 different clamp and strap rotators, AC, DC & air powered, with 48" or 60" lift height single stage masts. Similar models available for handling roll materials up to 26" in diameter.