Easy maintenance and repair

DC-Wind chain hoist

Optimum solution for wind turbine maintenance

The DC-Wind chain hoist has been proven in operation all over the world for the maintenance and service of wind turbines.

Its high lifting speeds enable it to cut maintenance and downtimes to a minimum – making a valuable contribution towards high availability and efficient operation. What other benefits does the DC-Wind chain hoist offer?

  • Convenient operation
  • High safety standard
  • Simple transport of loads weighing up to 1,500 kg
  • Hook paths up to 180 metres
  • Variable attachment to a slewing arm or a travelling portal arrangement

Your Contact

Demag contact

Demagcranes

Beaumont Road
Banbury OX16 1QZ
United Kingdom

Phone:
+44 (0) 1295 676100
Fax:
+44 (0) 1295 271408
Email:
bnb-help@demagcranes.com

Product information

The benefits at a glance

The Demag DC-Wind chain hoist is specially designed to meet the needs of wind turbine manufacturers and operators, which makes it one of the most frequently used hoists in the industry.

High safety standard

  • Safe and reliable load handling thanks to its brake/coupling system and its corrosion-protected brake featuring IP 55 protection

Can be adapted to meet customer requirements

  • Specification to suit individual needs, e.g. lifting height and chain collector design
  • Modification for different climate zones (e.g. cold climate versions), offshore operation and installation sites at great heights

Convenient operation

  • Fast main lifting speed
  • Precise positioning at creep lifting speed
  • Trolley can be simply locked with a handle
  • Ergonomic control pendant

Fast installation and simple handling

  • Simple commissioning and convenient service thanks to Plug & Lift connections
  • Long product service life and extremely low wear due to electrical braking and slip monitoring of the slipping clutch
  • Gearbox and slipping clutch maintenance-free for up to 10 years

Technical data

DC-Wind selection table

SWL
[kg]
Type LS
at 50 Hz
[m/min]
Hook path
H
Trolleys
with frame
Chain
dimensions
Max. weight *)
            RUDC
[kg]
Station-
ary
[kg]
125 DC-Wind 2 16/4 ≤120 2 x RU 3/2 4.2 x 12.2 28 20
125 DC-Wind 5 24/6 2 x RU 3/2 4.2 x 12.2 33 26
250 DC-Wind 5 16/4 2 x RU 3/2 4.2 x 12.2 33 26
250 DC-Wind 10 24/6 ≤180 2 x RU 6/2 5.3 x 15.2 59 45
500 DC-Wind 5 12/3 ≤120 2 x RU 3/2 5.3 x 15.2 43 36
500 DC-Wind 10 12/3 ≤120 2 x RU 6/2 5.3 x 15.2 59 45
500 24/6 ≤180 2 x RU 6/2 5.3 x 15.2 59 45
800 18/4,5 ≤150 2 x U 11 7.4 x 21.2 84 64
1000 12/3 ≤120 2 x U 11 7.4 x 21.2 84 64
1000 12/3 ≤120 2 x U 11 7.4 x 21.2 84 64
1200 16/4 ≤150 2 x U 11 8.7 x 24.2 155 125
1500 DC-Wind 15 12/3 ≤120 2 x U 11 8.7 x 24.2 155 125

Weight without chain
SWL: safe working load
LS: lifting speed

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Technical data