Electric Chain Hoists

Select from the full selection of Planeta electric chain hoists to enhance your load-handling capabilities – a brand with over 160 years of experience in the lifting industry.

LET PLANETA DO THE HEAVY LIFTING

Our Planeta electric chain hoists are built to the highest quality and safety standards, capable of handling loads from 125 kg to 25 tonnes. They are suitable for a wide selection of industrial applications and can be mounted on your overhead crane with a trolley or used as a stationary hoist.

Precise load control

Electronic & Mechanical Overload Protection

Standard Protection Class IP 66

Variable speed hoisting motions up to 25 m/min

Maintenance-free brake

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PLANETA HAS OVER 160 YEARS’ EXPERIENCE IN LIFTING EQUIPMENT AND INNOVATIONS.

PLANETA PITCH CHAIN HOISTS ARE BUILT TO THE HIGHEST STANDARDS:

Chain Guide

  • Easy replacement of chain guide and chain sprocket without disassembling the chain hoist and without special tools.

VARIABLE SPEED DRIVEN

  • Precise load control on hoisting.
  • The control unit provides optimum monitoring of the hoist in its safety devices.

MECHANICS

  • Single fall up to 6 300 kg
  • Two falls up to 12 500 kg
  • 8/2 falls up to 25 000 kg
  • 10/2 falls up to 32 000 kg
  • Mechanical overload device (Slipping clutch)
  • Maintenance-free spring-loaded disc brake
  • Operation temperature -20° C to +45° C
  • Housing protection through powder coating
  • Lower hook according to DIN 15400
  • European zinc plated and hardened chain

(Class T) according to DIN EN 818-7

  • Maximum noise level: 70 dB
  • Chain box
  • Standard suspension eye

ELECTRICAL CONNECTIONS

  • Quick disconnect plugs simplify installation and reduce reliance on external contracting expertise.

BRAKE

  • Maintenance-free
  • Positioned behind the slipping clutch for maximum safety

ELECTRICS

  • Variable speed motors with pre-set 4:1 ratio for all frame sizes and gear ratios
  • Main motor controller including safety options
  • Electronic overload protection
  • Motor insulation class H
  • All components connected by plugs
  • Low voltage control
  • Emergency stops with main contractor
  • Separate brake rectifier to control the brake
  • Inverter traveling with EP or MS mode
  • Geared upper and lower limit switches

HOUSING

  • The robust aluminium-magnesium die-cast housing allows for optimal cooling of the engine, transmission, and control unit during operation.

OUTDOOR USE

  • By designing the chain hoist to protection class IP66, it is both dust-tight and protected against water jets.

WORK WITH THE EXPERTS

The RGM Cranes sales professionals possess extensive knowledge of the best product applications for various industries and workspaces. We can provide guidance on the most suitable electric chain hoist solution, tailored to your specific needs. RGM Cranes also serves as a supplier of expert support services and crane parts for multiple brands, including Guralp, Planeta, and Demag.

We prioritize keeping your production running optimally at all times through proper maintenance and offering a support service for our clients. To receive professional guidance on the most cost-effective and appropriate electric chain hoist solution for your business, get in touch with us by filling in the contact form or giving us a call.

EXCEPTIONAL SUPPORT

RGM Cranes firmly believes in providing all-encompassing, turnkey solutions for our clients’ lifting needs. Besides being a top-quality chain hoist supplier, we take great pride in delivering exceptional after-sales support and maintenance services. We maintain a comprehensive selection of crane parts at all times to ensure the quickest repair turnaround. Moreover, our team is on call for emergencies, to ensure that your production line keeps moving smoothly.

FIND OUT MORE ABOUT

Planeta Pitch Lifting Technology

You’ll find Planeta cable winches, cranes and lifting gear can be found in steel mills, shipyards, mines, industrial and power generation plants, drilling rigs, sluices, canal bridges, construction sites, in pipework construction, aircraft manoeuvring operations and in many other areas across the world. The company has a rich heritage of innovation that began in 1861 in Germany and continues today.

Used across Industries

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