Electric chain hoist low headroom version GPK

Electric chain hoist low headroom version

GPK500 + 1000, up to 2000 kg
  • Solution for especially low rooms
  • Obtaining room height using a sophisticated chain guide
  • Hook position adjustable by means of a geared limit switch
  • Available with a lengthened frame for transporting large and bulky loads
  • 1 or 2 lifting speeds
  • Optionally with trolleys
  • Optionally with frequency inverter

Technical specifications

Standard version

Maximum load capacities (1 or 2 falls)

GPK500: 500/1000 kg, GPK1000: 1000/2000 kg

Standard voltages

3 × 400 V / 50 Hz, 3 × 230 V / 50 Hz

3 phase motor

1 or 2 lifting speeds


42 V low voltage control

Protection class



Eyebolt suspensions

Standard lifting height

3 m

Control switch

Ergonomic control switch with emergency-stop and external strain relief

Control cable length

1,8 m

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

These electric chain hoists are designed for low ceilings. The chain is diverted through an additional block to increase lifting height.
For large bulky loads the block spacing can be extended.

Accessories & options

  • Lengthened frame for large and bulky loads
  • Automatic chain oiling system
  • Direct control, special control
  • Worldwide operating and control voltages 
  • Geared limit switch with two additional emergency stops
  • Operating data counter
  • Frequency inverter
  • Temperature monitoring to protect the motor against overheating
  • Brake with manual release
  • Chain bucket for various lifting heights
  • Hook suspensions
  • Safety load hook
  • Electric and push trolleys
  • Radio remote control


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