The name of Konecranes is not new when it comes to the industry of Gantry Crane. These cranes have been considered to be the most powerful and durable cranes in today’s world. This is also quite true because the Gantry Crane is considered to be excellent for assembly cells. Now the world has even much to appreciate for Konecranes has been able to launch a new series, with a wide number of models. According to the Chairman of the Konecranes, the new series with its many models have been produced to cater to the rising demand in the industry for excellent electric chain cranes.
It has been established by Konecranes that the newly developed models have a wide number of different advantages, which include the fact that they are 25% faster, along with the fact that they are more powerful than ever. Furthermore, the service life of the new series is four times more extended than the previous series.
The electric chain hoists are able to work as standalone applications as well in the case of assembly cells within the processing industry. However, they can work as workstation and Gantry Cranes, as well. Therefore, you would find the new series to be quite flexible.
The Konecranes representative has also announced that there are three models within the new series but there will be even more versions to come. The models include the CLXO2, which can lift up to 63 to 320 kilograms. On the other hand, the second version titled CLX05 can lift up to 250 to 630 kg. In addition, the CLX10 has the lifting capacity of around 1000 to 2500 kilograms. It has also been stated that the newer models would be able to take the lifting capacity up to 5000 kilograms.
Furthermore, these Gantry Cranes are made from solid steel structure, which means that they are able to lift heavier loads than ever before. The lift chain has a longer service life, because of the patented chain wheel that has been made. The drive system of the wheel made up of chain has a drive system that is oil-lubricated which paves the way for excellent power transmission. In addition, it is able to give a speed ratio of 6:1. This ensures that these models are quite fast.
It has also been firmly stated by the company that the safety standard has been maintained with these chain hoists. The safety clutch and the brake have been designed in such a way that in the situation that the clutch fails to operate, then the load would be stopped from falling. Users would also find the fact that the CLX series is easier to maintain an added advantage. The company has made it clear that the components of these Gantry Cranes are easily made available in the market.
Now the users are simply excited to hear more about the new models in the series of Gantry Crane which would take the loading and unloading to another level altogether!