Food Grade Hoists versus Clean Room Hoists

Andrew T. Litecky2/ 1/19

Do you need a food grade hoist or a clean room hoist? Enjoy this encore blog post from The Hoist Guy, originally written in December 2015.

Hoist Breakdown Prevention and Planning

Andrew T. Litecky1/ 1/19

Would you be prepared for a hoist breakdown in your production space? Read our post on strategies for prevention and planning for a hoist breakdown.

True Vertical Lift for Precise Lifting

Andrew T. Litecky12/ 1/18

Do you need a hoist with double reeving? And what is "True Vertical Lift"? Read our blog post to learn applications and options for precision lifting.

What's Killing My Wire Rope? An investigation into wire rope failure.

Andrew T. Litecky4/ 1/17

What’s Killing My Wire Rope? Shupper-Brickle investigates the cause of wire rope failure on a twin hook monorail hoist. We'll take a look at what causes wire rope damage and how to avoid it.

American Made Hoists Versus Imported Hoists

Andrew T. Litecky12/30/16

Understanding the differences between American-made hoists and foreign brands is key. Also, learn the Hoist Guy's favorite American-made wire rope hoists.