About the Yale Uno Plus ATEX Lever Hoist
The Yale Uno Plus ATEX lever hoist is great when you need to lift loads in an environment which could have an explosion hazard.
ATEX rated hoists employ a range of spark proof components. Eliminating the threat of a spark setting off an explosion.
The Yale Uno plus lever hoist in the ATEX version employs these components giving it a basic level of protection. Making it suitable for use in certain environments. Its ATEX code is Ɛꭓ – only II 3 GD c IIB T4 which basically means that it is appropriate for non-mining purposes; in category 3 – for normal safety; with protection from gas and dust particles; design safety explosion group llB and temperatures up to 135 degrees C.
If you need to use ATEX equipment be sure to do your research. Ensure the category of equipment chosen is suitable for your environment and hazards.
The details of the UNO plus lever hoist are initially the same as for the standard non-ATEX model. But with the addition of stainless steel hand chain and MKS coated top hook and bottom block.
The gearing mechanism has been optimized and the bearings improved and together with the short lever smooth and easy operation ensues with minimal effort. The chain guide, stripper and brake parts have been zinc plated for added corrosion protection. Find out more technical details on the main UNO plus page here and the specifications below.
Other ATEX Rated Hoists
Lifting Hoists Direct can supply a range of ATEX hoists including the Yale ATEX 360 chain block, Yale YLLHP/G chain block and the Hacketts L4 Lever hoist so there is quite some choice of atex hoisting equipment.
If you have any questions or would like more information then get in touch with the team. The details are all on the contact us page!