Columbus McKinnon Corp., a designer, manufacturer and marketer of material handling products presents the new CM Lodestar electric chain hoist to the Canadian market as a CSA-approved hoist.

The next generation CM Lodestar electric chain hoist was initially launched in the U.S. last year. It is now CSA approved and available to the Canadian

The CM Lodestar offers new feature including a heavy-duty DC brake, a clutch outside the load path, easy-access wiring, a 5-pocket lift wheel, helical AGMA Class 8 gears, and motor thermal overload.

The CM Lodestar is available through the Columbus McKinnon network of distributors.