• 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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Product 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.


FREE CONVERSION KIT QUOTE

Additional Information

Industry

Automotive, Aviation/Aerospace, Food Processing, Foundries, Glass, Military, Mining, Nuclear, Oil/Gas, Pharmaceutical, Ports & Harbors, Power, Pulp and Paper, Steel Mill, Water Control/Hydro, Wind Power

Weight Capacity

1T or more, 2T or more, 4T or more, 8T or more

Stainless?

Not Stainless

Explosion Proof?

Not Explosion Proof