Compact, Light and Tough Frame for Heavy Duty Applications
KITO LEVER HOIST Model L5
Available in an extensive range of capacities from 750kg to 9 tonne.
L5 Lever Hoists
The PWB Anchor L5 Lever Hoist now offers the largest range capacities on the market that best suits your application. New lightweight and compact design for heavy-duty work in the most demanding and rigorous applications, all models feature a patented ‘free-wheel safety brake system’ and nickel-plated load chain in standard lift heights of 1.5 metres. Optional lift heights also available on request.
Advantages of the L5
Smaller and lighter
Kito's innovative technology makes this new model smaller and lighter than ever before. It’s easy to carry and store, and the LEVER BLOCK is much easier to use, even in a narrow working spaces.
Kito’s unique R&D produces world-class performance. The grade 100 (1000N/mm2) chain, made from a special high strength alloy, features an unbeatable combination of toughness and resistance to corrosion & wear. (For special environments consult your Kito distributor since corrosion resistance varies depending on corrosives involved)
A new shape and thicker material creates a very strong lever handle.
Hooks are forged from high strength alloy steel allowing the larger capacities – 21/2 through 9 ton – to use hooks that are smaller and lighter.
Kito’s Original Free Chain
Adjusting mechanism Use the Free Knob to quickly and easily adjust the chain. Unique design safeguards against inadvertent freewheeling under load.
Bottom Yoke with protecting guard
Features a guard protecting the chain pin & nut from damage, enhancing safety.
High grade alloy steel with solid construction, a patented induction hardening process on the loadsupporting part, and increased material thickness produces an extremely strong and rigid frame.
Hook Latch with safety mechanism
Thicker material makes the latch stronger, and engagement with the tip of the hook creates secure closure.
Cap nuts fasten the gear case and brake cover protecting the screw from damage and making maintenance easier.
Reliable Brake (mechanical brake)
Delivers positive performance thanks to a brake design incorporating two moisture- resistant asbestos-free brake pads and four braking surfaces. Includes two brake pawls for added reliability.
Specifications and Dimensions
- The load-lifting height can be set according to the user's application. However, no addition to the chain to increase the length is possible as Kito chains are heat treated. When ordering, specify the length of chain in advance or consult your local Kito distributor.
- Lever Blocks with Kito Load signal (overload detection unit) are also available. * The mass(Net weight) is for the standard load-lifting height.
KITO New Pocket-Sized Lever Hoists LX Series
Extremely compact, lightweight, portable design for ease of use in elevated work positions.
Low hand-pull force for highly reliable pulling and lifting to the last click
Kito’s original free chain adjusting mechanism
A required chain length is provided instantly with ease by simply turning the selector lever to “N (neutral)” position
The LX series, designed with a single-step reduction gear, is characterized by a small manual fastening force and assured load holding.
Reliable load fastening can be provided to the last clicking of the lever.
Extremely compact and light
Kito’s innovative technology makes the LX series extremely compact and light. It’s very easy to carry, and easy to use, even in tight quarters or in elevated work locations. What’s more, it can be conveniently stored in a special carrying case (LX003 only).
Fasteners are designed to protect threads from damage making maintenance easier.
Kito’s unique R&D produces world-class
performance. The grade 100(1000 N/mm2) chain, made from a special high strength alloy, features an unbeatable combination of toughness and resistance to corrosion & wear. (For special environments consult your Kito distributor since corrosion resistance varies depending on corrosives involved)
Minimum headroom (distance) between hooks: 205mm (LX003)
Hook latch with safety mechanism
The hook latch employs tip-supporting structure for guaranteed holding and is highly resistant to deformation and damage.
KITO Lever Block LX Series
Two capacities available – the LX003 has a rated capacity of 250kg, and the LX005 has a rated capacity of 500kg. Extremely compact & light, these LX series hoists are suitable for work in tight quarters or elevated locations where fastening, fixing, or positioning of light loads is required.