Lever block brand which is globally recognised for their high quality products. The VR-series lever blocks feature a “lock-in and lock-out” braking system which is the more traditional style with a free-wheeling system requiring the disengagement of the gear drive mechanism which is impossible with any load suspended on it. These lever blocks are ideally suited for the (underground) mining, aerospace and energy industries.
Functions of a Lever blocks
Manual chain and lever blocks are commonly used for heavy duty lifting and materials handling operations. Lever hoists have the advantage of being able to lift in most positions, including horizontally, whereas chain blocks and chain hoists can only be used vertically.