J.D. Neuhaus manufactures high quality, superior PROFI Air Hoists which are known for their robust designs. This makes their products suitable for tough industrial applications, even in continuous working processes.
Safety features, is 100% duty rating and explosion protection, an important advantage for applications in hazardous areas.
Features of PROFI Air Hoists
Self-cooling economic air motor which will not overheat.
Fail-safe brake, in case of air supply failure.
From 1 tonne upwards available with overload protection.
Low decibel rating.
F-type sensitive infinitely variable speed control for the precise positioning of loads. Watch this video to see how the JDN precision control works!
Cord control or Brass Pendant control available, as well as an electro pneumatic interface for Radio Remote control as an option.
Easy operation and low maintenance design.
Manufactured in Germany, under strict quality control with demanding tolerances.
All JDN models are manufactured to comply with AS1418.2.
Patented pre-lube motor design for low maintenance, oil-free operation.
100% duty rating and unlimited duty cycle suits all environmental conditions.
Only six atmospheres of compressed air required.
Insensitive to dust, humidity and temperatures ranging from -20 °C up to + 70 °C.
ATEX–approved models available, suitable for application in dangerous and explosive environments
Specifications: JDN AIR HOISTS
*PROFI range available up to 100 tonne. **Chain buckets, longer lift heights and alternative controllers available at additional cost. ***Weight and headroom based on PROFI standard model with rope control and no chain bucket.
Rated Capacity (tonne)
Weight with standard 3m lift (m)
No. of chain strands
Motor Power (kW)
1.3 – 2
Chain Dimension (mm)
7 x 21
7 x 21
7 x 21
9 x 27
7 x 21
Air Pressure (bar)
4 - 6
Air Consumption at full load (m³/min) Lifting Lowering
Lifting speed at full load (m/min)
4 – 6
Lowering speed at full load (m/min)
11 – 12
Pacific Hoists | Lifting and rigging equipment
Pacific Hoists is a privately owned materials handling Australian family business founded in 1976. Today, the company enjoys an enviable market leading position in both the Australian and New Zealand lifting and materials handling markets.
With our head office and main warehouse in Seven Hills, we have warehouses and offices in Brisbane, Perth and Auckland, providing a national network to service our customers promptly and professionally.
Pacific Hoists markets world-leading brands such as Hitachi, J.D. Neuhaus, Vital, Inter Product, Akapp and Comeup, supported by an extensive range of Pacific Hoists’ own products. The company’s achievements are based on the commitment to supply quality equipment at a competitive price whilst striving to maintain and improve levels of service and customer satisfaction. Our commitment to operational and safety excellence is demonstrated by our accreditations which include ISO 9001, AS 4801, NATA and LEEA.