• Free Standing Motorized Jib Crane

Roto-Mate™ / Roto-Max™ Jib Crane Motorization Kit

SUMMARY OF FEATURES

  • Fits almost any free standing or wall mounted jib crane
  • Available on new cranes or as a retrofit package
  • 1/2 Hp drive motor
  • Roto-Mate™ powers jibs with capacities 1-3 tons and spans 14 ft
  • Roto-Max™ powers jibs with capacities 4-8 tons and spans 20 ft
  • 230 or 460 Volt operation
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Description

ADDITIONAL FEATURES

  • Soft-start acceleration
  • Dual drive wheels
  • Adjustable wheel pressure
  • Reversing starter
  • Field mounted electrical enclosure
  • Mounting frame sized to fit each jib crane canopy
  • Bolt-on or weld-on models

OPTIONAL FEATURES

  • Rotation limit switch
  • Electrical Collector Ring Assembly
  • Hoist Pendants
  • Canopy Extenders (Required for Some Jibs)
  • Torque Limiter

 

JIB CRANE CONVERSION KIT FOR FREE STANDING & WALL MOUNT JIBS

The Roto-Mate™/Roto-Max™ powered jib crane motorization conversion kit mounts within the canopy of new and existing free standing or wall mounted jib cranes to reduce worker strain and help prevent back injuries.

  • The Roto-Mate™/Roto-Max™ is nearly half the cost of other retrofit jib drives; Motorized jib rotation is now affordable and a “must-have” feature adding efficiency and safety to jib crane operations.
  • Relieve operator strain in both high-capacity and high-use jib crane applications.
  • Fits almost every make of jib crane. Available as an option on new jibs or as an add-on retrofit kit, the Roto-Mate™/Roto-Max™ is easily installed in the field.
  • A unique double-reducer design, accessible pressure adjustment, sealed lubrication and proven drive technology enables it to deliver years of dependable service.
  • The Roto-Mate™/Roto-Max™ powers jibs with capacities up to 5 tons, and spans up to 20 feet.
  • Push-button controls are easily added to the hoist pendant.

BENEFITS

  • Rotate jib cranes into position with push-button controls
  • Accurately position loads by eliminating jib over-travel
  • Avoid machinery damage with precise boom control
  • Rotate jib booms easily in overcrowded areas
  • Improve efficiency during loading and unloading
  • Eliminate hoist side-loading with jib motorization
  • Position operators farther from the jib crane loads
  • Position jib booms over hard to reach areas

 

APPLICATIONS

ASSEMBLY AND FABRICATION

  • Align components in assembly operations
  • Reduce operator strain and fatigue
  • Load fixtures and tooling onto machinery
  • Lift products onto work tables and carts

PROCESSING

  • Repetitive loading of material into machinery.
  • Raise material from pits and hoppers

SHIPPING AND RECEIVING

  • Load cumbersome products onto trailers
  • Lower equipment onto pallets and into crates

SERVICE AND MAINTENANCE

  • Safely remove and replace fork truck batteries
  • Raise motors and pumps through access ports

WAREHOUSING AND STORAGE

  • Lift and rotate products onto mezzanines and platforms
  • Position products on slide-out shelving and carousels

FITS MOST JIBS!

Our jib crane conversion kit fits Abell-Howe, Bushman, Contrx, David Round, Grainger, Gorbel, Spanco, Handling Systems, Inc., McMaster-Carr and other jib crane makes.

Retrofit jib drives and motorized conversion kits are available in Stainless Steel, and Made in the U.S.A.


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