Handy telescope model GPHT500

Handy telescope model

GPHT500, up to 250 kg
  • Handy telescope model for fast and accurate positioning of loads
  • Operation of electric chain hoist and simultaneous precise guidance of the load with one hand
  • Ideally suited for eccentric loads
  • Control unit with rocker switch for left- and right-handed operation
  • Hook end positions adjustable by geared limit switch
  • Perfect to combine with articulated slewing crane or GISKB suspended crane
  • Option: with frequency inverter
  • Option: customised devices for load handling
  • Option: with slack chain shutdown

Technical specifications

Standard version

Maximum load capacity

GPHT500: 250 kg

Standard voltages

3 × 400 V / 50 Hz, 3 × 230 V / 50 Hz

3 phase motor

2 lifting speeds


42 V low voltage control

Protection class


Standard lifting height

1.2, 1.5 and 2 m

Control switch

Control unit for left and right hand operation

Limit switch

Geared limit switches for highest and lowest hook position

Isolation class (motor)


DC spring-loaded brake

Overload protection

Slipping clutch adjustable and not in the flow of forces

Customer's benefit

The Handy telescope model has an additional extending guide tube to stabilize hoisting and lowering for extremely precise load positioning.
A common application of this model is for placing workpieces on machine-tools. A special attachment is available for eccentric lifting.

Accessories & options

  • ​Worldwide operating and control voltages 
  • Load handling by load hook, coupling piece or suspension for eccentric loads
  • Operating data counter
  • Temperature monitoring to protect the motor against overheating
  • Brake with manual release
  • Frequency inverter
  • Slack chain device
  • Traverse for double crane bridge


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