Chain hoists are very effective used
Chain hoists are very effective used in workshops, factories, small workshops and as standby maintenance cranes at water treatment stations. This type uses a chain that able to move up and down manually or with an electric motor. Because it can be operated manually, chain hoists are widely used in areas where there is no power or electrical source. In manual hoist, its compact shape makes it easy for us to move it from one place to another.
The drawbacks of a chain hoist are:
Relatively has smaller lifting capacity.
The lifting height is limited, or shorter than the wire rope type.
Lower lifting speed.