Simply reliable – to meet your everyday needs

DC-Com chain hoist

High quality for everyday needs

Demag DC-Com chain hoists are the right choice for everyday needs and with their new FEM classification, they now operate even more cost-effectively. Their extremely rugged aluminium housing contains proven Demag hoist engineering for reliable operation. DC-Com units are very user-friendly and feature high standards of safety and reliability. They can be installed and put into operation in a minimum of time. DC-Com units can be integrated into the rails of our KBK light crane system or installed on I-beam girders – where our U 11–U 34 generation of trolleys provide smooth transport of your loads.

  • 100 % longer service life
  • 50 % higher duty factor
  • Fast availability
  • Reliable performance
  • High safety and reliability
  • Simple commissioning and operation
  • Ergonomic handling
  • Very service-friendly
  • 24 V contactor control
  • Two lifting speeds as standard


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Demag DC-Com special chain hoists – your strong and reliable partners available in five sizes

Order one of our special models with all the benefits of a DC-Com hoist with a short ex-stock lead time. 

How do they differ from a customised chain hoist? Demag has preconfigured five sizes with capacities up to 2,000 kg so that you can choose the right solution for your needs based on the load capacity. Our special models also have all the advantages of DC-Com hoists and you can benefit from outstanding operating safety with a standard slipping clutch, a long service life thanks to generously dimensioned components and proven Demag Quality supplied direct from Wetter, Germany. 

Install your DC chain hoist quickly and easily via Plug & Lift and then use it straight away. Our DC-Com Special models also have an interface for electric travel motions and can be used as a hoist on a crane. 

Demag Shop

Your solution options:

DC-ComA 1-125

  • Load capacity [kg]: 125
  • Hook path [m]: 4 or 5

DC-ComA 2-250

  • Load capacity [kg]: 250
  • Hook path [m]: 4 or 5

DC-ComA 5-500

  • Load capacity [kg]: 500
  • Hook path [m]: 4 or 5

DC-ComA 10-1000

  • Load capacity [kg]: 1,000
  • Hook path [m]: 4 or 5

DC-ComA 10-2000

  • Load capacity [kg]: 2,000
  • Hook path [m]: 4 or 5


Your Contact

Demag contact

Demag Cranes & Components Pty Ltd

Locked Bag 7
Wetherill Park DC
NSW 1851

1300 336 241
+61 2 9609 9519

Product information

The benefits at a glance

Good value for money

  • NEW Even better value thanks to twice the service life
  • NEW Even better value thanks to 50% higher duty factor

Fast availability

  • Preferred models available direct ex stock

Reliable performance

  • Various sizes with load capacities up to 2,000 kg
  • Standard 4-m hook path
  • 24 V contactor control
  • Elapsed operating time counter
  • Two lifting speeds
  • High duty factor of 60% (40%/20%) for all load capacities
  • Reliable operation from -20 °C to +45 °C without any reduction in the duty factor

High safety and reliability

  • Slipping clutch with automatic cut-out by means of speed monitoring
  • No load dropping, since the brake is arranged in front of the slipping clutch in the load-bearing arrangement
  • High-quality powder-coated surfaces 
for improved protection and a longer service life
  • IP 55 enclosure for chain hoist and trolley

Simple commissioning and operation

  • Fast and simple commissioning 
thanks to plug connections
  • The length of the control cable can be adjusted without the need for any wiring – the control pendant is always in the right working position
  • Ergonomic handling
  • Fatigue-free operation thanks to the ergonomically optimised DSC and DSE 10-C control pendants for electric-travel trolleys
  • Single-fall design for simple load handling (for units up to 1,000 kg)

Trolleys and electric drives

  • Push or electric travel in three sizes
  • Fast and simple installation
  • Infinitely variable flange width adjustment with adjusting rings
  • Can be used on parallel and sloping flanges
  • Integrated drop stop
  • Smooth travel and low travel resistance
  • Smooth starting and acceleration

Very easy to service

  • Diagnosis interface
  • Low maintenance requirement

Technical data

DC-Com selection table

Chain hoist

Reeving Group of
Hook path



(for H4) [kg]
 [m/min] at 50 Hz [m/min] at 60 Hz
80 DC-Com 1 1/1 4m/M7 8.0/2.0 9.6/2.4      
100/125 3m/M6 4, 5
and 8 1)
60 (40/20) 21
160 DC-Com 2 3m/M6 6.0/1.5 7.2/1.8
200/250 2m/M5 60 (40/20)
315 DC-Com 5 3m/M6 4.5/1.1 7.2/1.8
400/500 2m/M5 60 (40/20) 27
630 DC-Com 10 3m/M6 4.0/1.0 4.8/1.2
800/1,000 2m/M5 60 (40/20) 47
1,250 DC-Com 10 1/2 3m/M6 4.0/1.0 4.8/1.2
1,600/2,000 2m/M5     60 (40/20) 63




Technical data