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Lifting Tongs

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Hercules SLR Lifting Tongs

Lifting tongs are specialized crane or hoist attachments used to lift and position materials in heavy industries like construction, energy, mining, and manufacturing. Essentially, lifting tongs are like a giant pair of kitchen tongs attached to a crane rope or lifting hoist, but lifting tongs also include a special latch system which translates the weight of the load into a secure grip.

Hercules SLR is Canada’s leading manufacturer and distributor of custom lifting tongs. We design and build bespoke lifting tong solutions for any application and can include special features such as automatic or manual latches, minimum and/or maximum opening stops, handles, and extra pad points. In short, we build and supply the best lifting tongs for your application.

Every set of lifting tongs needs to be extensively proof-tested, and certified to meet government & industry standards. Hercules SLR lifting tongs meet or exceed all industry standards.

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  • Require a grip ratio along with pad or point material specifically selected for the product being lifted. Straight sided products must have a sufficient coefficient ofpressure tongs friction between the product and the gripping pads to ensure a safe lift.

Are designed and limited to lifting a specific sized product. Maintaining the lifting feet on a horizontal plane is imperative to ensure full surface contact between the product and the tong lifting feet.supporting tong

  • Specifically designed for handling cylindrical products by gripping the product around the outside diameter above and below the product center line ensuring support and a positive holding advantage.gripping tongs
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