A crane kit is the practical and cost-saving material handling solution. If you need a budget on overhead crane, it is good for you to know the models crane kits available for overhead material handling. In the following, the article will present for you what a crane kit includes and where the overhead crane kit is applicable, and other comment questions on crane kits.Crane kit for specific overhead material handling. Dongqi types of model crane kits for you, underhung overhead crane kits and top running overhead crane kits, gantry crane kits and jib crane kits, etc., to meet all your material handling need.
An overhead crane is commonly composed of end trucks, electrification, controls, and an electric hoist or an electric winch. This is largely what’s included in most plug-and-play kits, although some crane manufacturers will provide the overhead bridge beam. Crane controls can include either an attached crane pendant control or a remote-control unit, which will vary accordingly. . It’s important to understand what’s included in the overhead crane kit and what you’ll need to offer to get your overhead crane up and running.
Most overhead cranes are "hard wired." Overhead crane usually needsthree-phase electricity to be wired by an electrician. Every electrical connection must be terminated at the correct spot as outlined by a wiring diagram, or the overhead crane can be severely damaged during functional testing. However, a plug-and-play overhead crane kit is pre-engineered so that electrical connections of the overhead crane are made through a series of pre-wired plugs and receptacles, which enables the devices are match marked for a safe and easy connection.
Overhead crane kit manufacturers offer detailed instructions and manuals to help you assemble your crane kit. The typical steps of overhead crane installation include crane beam preparation, squaring the end trucks, mounting the trolley hoist, and final electrical plug/receptacle connection,etc.
Virtually any type of electric trolley or electric hoist or manual trolley hoist can be included in a crane kit, either with chain hoist or wire rope hoist. The crane manufacturer will customize and pre-engineer the crane kit for your application.
The ideal customer for an overhead crane kit is a steel fabricator or contractor who has mechanical expertise and certified welding capability, who understand what’s included in their crane kits purchase and who is capable to read a blueprint and wiring interconnection diagram. What’s more, they have the ability to assemble the pre-engineered crane kit to ensure their overhead crane runs smoothly and safely.
Meanwhile, overhead crane customers with more complex needs should buy a hard-wired crane and professional installation. The following situations, such as, larger spans, special environmental conditions, a hazardous location, or extraordinary requirements should need professional crane design and crane installation to offer a customized system or configuration of equipment.
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As a professional crane manufacturer and supplier, Dongqi Hoist and Crane is able to provide you types of models crane kits. Model crane kits offering of Dongqi Hoist and Crane are as following
Main types of overhead cranes kits are available, such as, single girder overhead crane kits, double girder overhead crane kits, top running overhead crane kits, under hung overhead crane kits, which can be customized according the required crane lifting capacity, working application, loading duty, and the other specific requirements.
A complete range of gantry cranes kits are available, such as, full gantry cranes kits, semi-gantry cranes kits and portable gantry cranes kits, including, single girder, double girder, single leg, double leg, and cantilever styles for indoor or outdoor service. The capacities, spans, heights can be customized.
BB Wall-travelling Jib Crane Kits, with lifting capacity of o.5-16t, lifting height of 6-30m, working class: A3. BZ Pillar Jib Crane Kits, with lifting capacity of lifting capacity of o.5-5t, lifting height of 1-10 m and working class A3. What’s more, BX Wall Mounted Jib Crane Kits with lifting capacity of o.25-1t, lifting height of 1-10m, and working class: A3.
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