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Red Rooster High Speed Air Hoists TCS-500 & TCS-980

Red Rooster High Speed Air Hoists TCS-500 & TCS-980

The TCS-500 & 980 are high speed air powered hoists with lightweight aluminium housing and many options available.

  • Brand:: Red Rooster
  • Product Code: Red Rooster TCS-500 & TCS-980
  • Availability: In Stock

Call 01384 76961 for price.

These two air hoists can lift loads of up to 500k and 980kg respectively. 

Lifting and lowering speeds are a big benefit to these hoists. The TCS 500 lifts at 17 metres per minute when loaded and 33 m/min unloaded with 34m/min lowering speeds when loaded. The TCS 980 lifts at 8.5 m/min when loaded and 17 m/min unloaded and when lowering with a load.

Key Features of the Red Rooster High Speed Air Hoists TCS-500 & TCS-980

  • Toku rotary vane motor
  • epecycle gearbox
  • internal disc brake
  • top & bottom limit switches
  • alloy swivel hooks with catches
  • 80dB(A) internal silencing


  • marine specifications
  • corrosion protection
  • ATEX version
  • chain collectors
  • festoon systems
  • main air shut off valve
  • radio control
  • air service unit

Always check parts, connections and air supply before use as well as testing for correct and smooth operation. Always refer to manufacturers instructions for installation requirements, maintenance instructions and operational procedures.

More hoists

There are many other air powered hoists available from Lifting Gear Direct including many from Red Rooster and some by J.D.Neuhaus and Yale. If you don't have an air supply you may be interested in an electric hoist instead. We have a massive collection to choose from along with slings, shackles and even Jib cranes and lifting gantries, in fact, we can supply lifting equipment suitable for most requirements at great value prices.

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ModelA mmB mmC mmD mmE mmF mmG mmHØ mmI mmJ mm
high speed air hoist
ModelWLL (KG)Lifting speed with loadLifting speed without loadLowering speed with load 
TCS-50050017.0 m/min33.0 m/min34 m/min
TCS-9809808.5 m/min17.0 m/min17 m/min
 Air consumption liftingAir consumption loweringAir connectionMinimum hose dia
TCS-50028 l/sec33 l/sec1/2" BSP1/2" hose
TCS-98028 l/sec33 l/sec1/2" BSP1/2" hose
 Chain fallsWorking pressureWeight with 3m HOL Additional metre HOL 
TCS-50016 bar19.0KG0.8KG
TCS-98026 bar23.5KG1.6KG