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Chester Manual Chain Hoists

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Chester Manual Hoists

Chester offers more manual hoist configurations than anyone in the industry. With options such as twin hooks, extended handwheels, and Army type hoists there are manual hoists for any job.

Chester AM Hook Type Hoist

Chester Model AM Hoists are economical and designed for both indoor and outdoor applications. These hoists are made in the USA, and are designed and tested to ANSI B 30.16.

  • Metric capacities from 1/2 Ton to 5 Ton
  • Lightweight for easy portability
  • Purchase price and parts replacement are economical
  • Heat treated load bearing components and durable steel frame
  • Forged steel hooks
  • Low maintenance features and simple assembly
  • Load tested before shipment
Model No. Cap.
(tons)
Headroom
(in.)
Wt.
(lbs.)
150-0025 1/4 12-1/8 28
150-0050 1/2 12-1/8 28
150-0100 1 12-1/8 28
150-0200 2 15-1/2 38
150-0300 3 16-1/2 54
150-0500 5 20-1/4 74

Chester Model AM Army Type Hoist

The Chester Model AM Army Type Hoist is an economical hoist designed for heavy use.

  • Capacities ranging from 1 Ton to 5 Ton
  • Alloy steel heat treated load chain
  • Low maintenance and simple assembly
  • Tested to 125% of capacity
  • Made in the U.S.A.
Model No. Cap.
(tons)
Wt.
(lbs.)
Plain Push Geared
1151-0025 1152-0025 1/4 90
1151-0050 1152-0050 1/2 90
1151-0100 1152-0100 1 90
1151-0200 1152-0200 2 105
1151-0300 1152-0300 3 125
1151-0500 1152-0500 5 160

Chester Zephyr Hook or Clevis Type Hoist

The Chester Zephyr Hook Type Hoist is engineered to rigid specifications of quality and performance. The Zephyr is easily adaptable to meet each applications specific requirement. Available as a Clevis connected hoist with trolley sold separately, twin hook hoist and an extended hand wheel hoist.

Zephyr Hook / Clevis Type Hoists
Model No. Cap.
(tons)
Wt.
(lbs.)
Hook Type **Clevis Type
130-0050 135-0050 1/2 46
130-0100 135-0100 1 48
130-0150 135-0150 1-1/2 88
130-0200 135-0200 2 88
130-0300 135-0300 3 140
130-0400 135-0400 4 144
130-0500 135-0500 5 208
130-0600 135-0600 6 208
130-0800 135-0800 8 283
130-1000 135-1000 10 355
130-1200 135-1200 12 720
130-1600 135-1600 16 900
130-2000 135-2000 20 1,130
130-2500 135-2500 25 1,160
**Clevis hoists w/ (trolley sold separately) are ideal for low headroom applications.

Zephyr Army Type Hoist

  • Capacities ranging from 1/2 Ton to 10 Ton
  • 1/2 to 2 Ton hoists include a standard Zephyr geared hoist with a two wheel trolley
  • 3-10 Ton hoists include the large capacity Zephyr spur geared hoist with a four wheeled trolley
Zephyr Army Type Hoist
Model No. Cap.
(tons)
Wt.
(lbs.)
Plain Push Geared
1311-0050 1312-0050 1/2 160
1311-0100 1312-0100 1 164
1311-0150 1312-0150 1-1/2 240
1311-0200 1312-0200 2 240
1311-0300 1312-0300 3 300
1311-0400 1312-0400 4 340
1311-0500 1312-0500 5 445
1311-0600 1312-0600 6 445
1311-0800 1312-0800 8 605
1311-1000 1312-1000 10 773

Zephyr Twin Hook Hoists

The Zephyr Twin Hook Hoist is designed to lift long and bulky loads evenly and with ease. The hoist drives two separate load changes simultaneously from a single hand chain.

  • Capacities from 1/2 Ton to 3 Ton
  • Standard extension of 36 inches, but more or less is available to meet your needs
  • Versatile suspension from fixed supports or from a trolley
Model No. Cap.
(tons)
Pull Force
(lbs.)
Wt.
(lbs.)
133-0050 1/2 35 106
133-0100 1 70 162
133-0150 1-1/2 64 287
133-0200 2 83 412
133-0300 3 66 535
133-0400 4 86 592
133-0500 5 71 715

Extended Handwheel Models

The Chester Zephyr Extended Handwheel hoist makes it easier to handle large, bulky or flat loads; operated at a distance from the load, protecting the load from contact with the chain.

Model No. Cap.
(tons)
Max. Ext.
(ft.)
Wt.
(lbs.)
134-0025 1/4 10 78
134-0050 1/2 10 78
134-0100 1 10 84
134-0150 1-1/2 10 115
134-0200 2 10 125
134-0300 3 10 155

Swivel Truck Low Headroom Models

The Chester Zephyr Swivel Truck Low Headroom Hoist is designed to provide minimum distance from the bottom of the runway beam to the load hook when fully raised.

  • Capacities ranging from 1/4 Ton to 6 Ton
  • Combines compact dimension with the ability to travel short radius curves
  • Runway can be placed closer to walls than normally possible
Model No. Cap.
(tons)
Headroom
(in.)
Plain Push Geared
1321-0025 1322-0025 1/4 6-3/16
1321-0050 1322-0050 1/2 6-3/16
1321-0100 1322-0100 1 6-3/16
1321-0150 1322-0150 1-1/2 6-3/4
1321-0200 1322-0200 2 6-3/4
1321-0300 1322-0300 3 8-1/4
1321-0400 1322-0400 4 9-1/4
1321-0500 1322-0500 5 9-15/16
1321-0600 1322-0600 6 9-15/16

Chester Zephyr Low Headroom Chain Hoist

The Chester Zephyr Low Headroom Chain Hoists engineered for jobs where headroom is so limited that typical low headroom hoists will not work.

  • Capacities range from 1-1/2 Ton to 24 Ton
  • Custom built to specific beam sizes
  • Beam size, flange width, height and curve radius needed for all orders
Model No. Cap.
(tons)
Headroom
(in.)
Plain Push Geared
1421-0150 1422-0150 1-1/2 6-1/4
1421-0200 1422-0200 2 6-1/4
1421-0300 1422-0300 3 7-3/8
1421-0400 1422-0400 4 8
1421-0500 1422-0500 5 8-3/4
1421-0600 1422-0600 6 8-3/4
1421-0800 1422-0800 8 11
1421-1000 1422-1000 10 11-1/2
1421-1200 1422-1200 12 11-1/2
1421-1600 1422-1600 16 13-5/8
1421-2000 1422-2000 20 17-1/4
1421-2400 1422-2400 24 17-1/4
Straight track operation only.

TSOC sells, services and supplies parts for Chester Hand Chain Hoists in Missouri, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Arkansas, Mississippi, Nebraska, Tennessee, Kentucky, Iowa, and Oklahoma.

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