Ratchet Lever Hoists

Lever hoists are usually used when the user is required to hoist the load up towards the top hook where the user is positioned and has access to operate the ratchet lever. If hoisting from ground level, you might require a chain block (hand chain hoist). Alternatively lever hoists are comonly used to tension, pull and position loads, often horizontally.

The most common way to suspend a ratchet lever hoist is using the top hook and a beam clamp or...