ELECTRIC CHAIN HOISTS

LET PLANETA DO THE HEAVY LIFTING

Choose from the complete range of Planeta Pitch electric chain hoists to optimise your load handling capabilities – a brand with over 160 years’ experience in the lifting industry.

Our Pitch electric chain hoists are engineered to the highest quality and safety standards, for loads from 125 kg to 25 tonnes. They are suited to a wide range of industrial applications and can be trolley mounted on your overhead crane or function as a stationary hoist.

  • Precise load control
  • Electronic Overload Protection
  • Mechanical Overload Protection
  • Standard Protection Class IP 66
  • Variable speed hoisting motions up to 25 m/min
  • Maintenance Free Brake

Get in touch with us. Call us on +27 11 422 3690 or leave us your query below and our sales team will contact your shortly.

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
  • 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 have a wealth of knowledge on the best product applications for different industries and workspaces. We are able to offer guidance on the most suitable electric chain hoist solution based on a thorough understanding of your specific needs. RGM Cranes is also a supplier of expert support services and crane parts for a multitude of brands namely Guralp, Planeta, and Demag. We make it our business to keep your production functioning optimally at all times through proper maintenance and a 24-hour emergency support service for our clients. Get in touch with us by filling in the contact form or give us a call for professional guidance on the most cost-effective and appropriate electric chain hoist solution for your business.

EXCEPTIONAL SUPPORT

RGM Cranes believes in offering comprehensive, turnkey solutions for our clients’ lifting requirements. Beyond being a high-quality chain hoist supplier, we also pride ourselves on offering exceptional after-sales support and maintenance services. We keep a complete selection of crane parts available at all times for the fastest repair turnaround time. Our team are also available 24 hours a day for emergencies – always on call to ensure your production line keeps moving.

Electric hoists are the most commonly used hoist type in South Africa, helping to improve efficiency across diverse industries and applications. As the sole distributor of Güralp and Planeta hoists in Southern Africa, no other service provider is better suited to ensure you have the ideal product for your specific needs and budget. Quality and reliability are of utmost concern, and we use only the best technology when designing and manufacturing our lifting solutions – and we look for the same qualities in the products we import and distribute.

FIND OUT MORE ABOUT…

Güralp Cranes

Since 1991, Güralp Cranes has developed a range of electric overhead cranes, transfer systems, special purpose machines, and lifting and handling gear that is known throughout the world for superior technology and premium quality and performance. Today Güralp continues meeting the rising demand of its customers from it’s state-of-the-art 12 500 m² factory in Izmir, and operations in over 60 countries across the globe.

Planeta 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.

MANUFACTURING & SUPPLYING SOUTHERN AFRICA WITH INDUSTRIAL LIFTING SOLUTIONS FOR OVER 30 YEARS.

FIND OUT HOW WE CAN ASSIST YOU

We are happy to assist you with any query large or small. Reach out to us and we will ensure that you find the best solution for your lifting needs.

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OUR INDUSTRIAL CRANES AND RANGE OF LIFTING EQUIPMENT HELPS THE AUTOMOTIVE, CONSTRUCTION, MINING AND MANUFACTURING INDUSTRIES IN SOUTHERN AFRICA MEET THEIR DEMANDING PRODUCTION SCHEDULES.

OPERATING TIMES

 

Monday - Thursday
07:30 - 16:30 (CAT)

Friday:
07:30 - 14:00 (CAT)

ADDRESS

 

Cnr Dusseldorf & Ruhr Roads,

Apex, Benoni, Gauteng
1540

PO Box 2638
Benoni
1500
South Africa

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