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

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