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Verlinde VL Electric Chain Hoist
The Verlinde VL electric chain hoist is a slightly older model than the Verlinde VR electric hoist though has a larger range with models capable of lifting loads up to 10,000kg rather than the top 5000kg lifting capacity of the VR hoist.
These compact and versatile electric hoists can be configured to suit many different requirements. They can be supplied with a standard hook suspension; hooked on to or fitted directly to a push travel or geared trolley system; Fitted into a Euro trolley system or else hooked or fitted into a powered motor driven trolley system.
Key Features of the Verlinde VL Electric Chain Hoist
Gearbox – Lubricated pinions together with its rectified & treaded straight teeth ensure noise levels are kept low.
Load Wheel – The load wheel varies according to the model chosen and can have either 5 or 6 pockets which have been rectified and precision machined.
Torque Limiter – To guarantee the hoist’s use without overloading a friction torque limiter is in place.
Limit Switches – The VL hoists incorporate electric limit switches for both upper and lower chain positions to provide additional safety.
Braking System – The brake used in the Verlinde VL is of the disc variety, it is electro-magnetic with linings, it is easy to access and adjust.
Lifting Hook – The special steel swivel hook comes complete with a safety latch and conforms to DIN standards.
Hoist Body – Moulded, injected aluminium is used for the casing of these hoist units to make them much lighter in weight. They are finished with highly resistant epoxy paint for added protection. The body also incorporates several fins within the motor area to provide a good thermal exchange.
Control box – The push button box is protected to IP65 and has 2, 4 or 6 button options.
Electrics – The spacious cubicle where the electric components are housed is positioned on the side of the hoist to enable easy access. With IP55 protection.
Motor – The hoisting motor has two speeds and kept cool by a thermal exchange. It has ‘F’ class insulation and is IP 55 protected.
Chain Collector – There is a choice of chain collectors which include a moulded variety, a steel model or a fabric bag type.
Options Available for the VL electric Hoist.
- Geared limit switches
- Non-standard voltages
- Hour counters
- Radio remote controllers
- Stainless steel chain and hooks
- Travelling limiters
- Hoisting & travelling motors thermal protection
- Short headroom trolley
- Rain cover
- Extra brake
- Explosion or spark proof versions.
- Hand-held positioner (Digichain) on push button type.