Harrington Hoists, Inc. (Manheim, PA) has introduced its new RCB Ex Certified Spark Resistant hand chain hoists and RPT/RGT manual push and geared trolleys. These products are manufactured with materials that will reduce risk of sparks produced by impact or friction in heavy-duty industrial applications. The hoists and trolleys are Ex certified to level Ex II 2G c IIB T4 and Ex II 2D c 135°C, and are in compliance with the ATEX Directive 2014/34/EU. The line is offered in rated capacities of ½, 1, 2 and 3 Ton. Standard hoist features include:
- All-steel hoist construction for extreme durability.
- An overload limiter.
- Low headroom.
- A lightweight design.
- A limited number of parts for easy maintenance.
- Trolleys are adjustable to fit any flange width and have contoured wheels to fit tapered and flat flanged beams.
Spark resistant features include: copper plated load hook, stainless steel hand chain, nickel-plated DIN load chain, rubber trolley bumpers, and solid bronze trolley wheels on ½ - 2 Ton models; bronze plated trolley wheels on 3 Ton models.