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AutoAdvancce Line Spooler

Columbia Demolition Hoist Assists Hydrodemolition

Application:  Columbia Demolition Hoist and Spooler
Customer:  Mac and Mac Hydrodemolition, Inc.
Location: Langley, BC, Canada
Hoist Model:  Columbia HL15000-2A17-X-04 with AutoAdvance Line Spooler
Load Rating:  15,000 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed:  11 feet per minute
Wire Rope Capacity:  756 feet x 9/16″ wire rope
Power Source:  230 VAC / 3 Phase / 60 Hz
Special Features:  5.0 HP brakemotor…

Columbia High Lift Hoist System Provides Alternative To A Tower Crane

Application:  Rooftop High Lift Hoist System
Customer:  Crystal Services
Location:  Indus, Alberta, Canada
Hoist Model:  Columbia HL7000-4A17-L-04
Load rating:  7,400 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed:  21 feet per minute on the first layer
Wire Rope Capacity:  957 feet X ½” diameter wire rope
Power source:  460 VAC / Three Phase / 60 Hz
Special features:  NEMA 4X control enclosure with variable frequency drive, NEMA 4X 15’ hand held pendant controls with speed potentiometer and UP/DOWN momentary buttons, AutoAdvance Line Spooler with inverted orientation for ceiling mount, nylatron sheaves for ½” wire rope, large cable capacity drum for 670’ of ½” wire rope….

Columbia Variable Speed Hoists Suspend James Webb Space Telescope in Simulation Chamber

Application:  Variable Speed Hoists Used in James Webb Space Telescope Testing
Customer:  NASA
Location:  Greenbelt, MD
Hoist Model:  Columbia HL15000-2A17-L-05
Line Pull:  15,000 pounds
Line Speed:  2.8 feet per minute
Power Source:  460 VAC / Three Phase / 60 Hz
Special Features:  AutoAdvance Line Spooler with vertical line entry, variable frequency drives, encoders….

Columbia Stage Hoist System Solves Theater Rigging Issues

Application: Columbia stage hoist for setting and striking theater props and lights
Customer: Entertainment Industry Distributor
Location: Hollywood, California
Model number:  Columbia HG500 “Stage Hoist System”
Line Pull: 500 pounds
Line Speed: Up to 56 feet per minute
Wire Rope Capacity: 220 feet x 3/8″ diameter synthetic line
Power Source: 230 VAC / Single Phase / 60 Hz
Special Features: Custom stage hoist package designed specifically for theater use…

Columbia AC Repair Winch Restores Drain Pipes

Application: Columbia repair winch pulls a “spin-casting” cement lining through drain pipes at set line speeds
Customer: The Strong Company, Inc.
Location: Pine Bluff, Arkansas
Winch model: Columbia W2000-1A25-L-02 AC Winch
Special features: AutoAdvance Line Spooler
Line pull: 2,000 pounds on the first layer
Line speed: 0-8 feet per minute on the first layer
Power source: 115 VAC / Single Phase / 60 Hz…

DC Electric Recovery Winch for Mars Rover

Application: DC electric recovery winch for Mars Rover
Customer: MDA / NASA
Location: Richmond, British Columbia
Line Pull: 130 pounds
Line Speed: 5 feet per minute
Capacity: 45 feet X 4 mm synthetic rope on single layer
Power Source: 24 VDC
Special Features: Custom hoist with AutoAdvance Line Spooler, integral load cell, 24 VDC motor and spring-applied, electrically-released brake.

Columbia AC Electric Belt Winch for Drying Belt Installation

Application: Columbia belt winch assists with routine installation of a drying belt in a paper-making machine.
Customer: Kimberly Clark
Location: Beech Island, South Carolina
Winch Model: Columbia WF4700-2A34-L-03
Line Pull: 2,350 pounds
Line Speed: Up to 24 feet per minute
Cable Capacity: 356 feet x 5/16” diameter synthetic rope.
Power Source: 230 VAC / 3 Phase / 60 Hz
Special Features: Variable speed controls, washdown-duty motor, synthetic rope assembly, and APPI’s proprietary AutoAdvance Line Spooler with urethane tension roller….

University of Hawaii Ocean Research Sonar Winch

Application: AC powered recovery sonar winch
Customer: University of Hawaii
Location: Hawaii
Line Pull: 3,900 pounds
Line Speed: 83 feet per minute
Cable Capacity: 1900 feet X 5/8″ wire rope
Power Source: 230 VAC / Three Phase / 60 Hz
Special Features: Allied Power Products, Inc. (APPI) recently produced this custom AC powered sonar recovery winch for use on the University of Hawaii’s newest ocean research vessel.

Columbia Aerostat Winch for Balloon Launch and Recovery

Application: Custom aerostat winch to launch and recover aerostat surveillance balloons
Customer: Near Space Systems, Inc.
Location: Peyton, Colorado
Hoist Model: Columbia EHS-5-43D
Special Features: 

Variable speed payout and recovery via proportional joystick controls.
A digital measurement package with line speed / distance / tension readouts and programmable alarms.
A proprietary AutoAdvance Line Spoolers with a bull’s-eye fairlead for unidirectional spooling of cable.

Line Pull: 5,500 pounds
Line Speed: Up to 115 feet per minute
Cable Capacity: This unit can store up to 4,400 feet X 1/2″ diameter fiber optic cable.
Power Source: 40 HP diesel generator with sound attenuating enclosure.