Capable of lifting and transferring angles and bulb profiles for fabrication and erection of steel. It can also lift material from the horizontal to the vertical position in a 180-degree arc.

Model VL-Channel – Structural Lifting Clamp Features

Designed to lift and transfer angles and
bulb profiles for fabrication and erection of steel.

New! Now can lift from horizontal to vertical in a 180-degree arc.

  • Do not use to lift plate steel.

Also New! Now available with Universal Shackle to allow side loading.

Locks Open and Closed

  • Locks open to facilitate loading and unloading clamp and protects grippers from damage.
  • Locks closed onto the material for a more secure lift.

Remote Release Lock Handle

  • By attaching a tagline to the lock handle, the operator is able to lock open the clamp from a distance when the load is at rest and secured.

Rated to lift material with a surface hardness of up to 450 Brinell

  • 2 & 4-ton lift capacities have dual upper gripping cams for more stability and longer gripper life.

Universal Shackle for side loading is now available.

Will design to your specific range of profiles and/or angles.

Universal Shackle

Universal Shackle

Allows for side loading of lifting shackle up to 90°. The rated lift capacity is lowered as the angle of the pull increases.

Auxiliary Lock

Double locking mechanism in the "locked closed" position. Requires the user to utilize a push button release before moving the lock handle to the open position. Remote release is NOT available in this model.

Stainless Grippers

For handling stainless steel plate without contamination. Serated for a more secure lift.