The cost-effective alternative

DR-Com rope hoists

The cost-effective alternative - Now offering even better value

Our DR-Com rope hoist is the ideal hoist solution for applications which demand maximum safety and reliability, and the latest technical electronic features are not required. All DR-Com hoist and trolley components are designed according to the FEM service life requirements for smooth, long-term operation. DR-Com units are available as single traveling hoists, hoists for single and double-girder cranes and stationary applications. The control system features contactor control.

Your Contact

Demag contact

Demag Cranes and Components Corp.

6675 Parkland Blvd., Suite 200
Cleveland, Ohio 44139
United States

+1 (440) 248 2400
+1 (440) 248 3874

Product information

The benefits at a glance

  • NEW! Even better value thanks to twice the service life
  • NEW! Improved handling speed thanks to increased cross-travel speed
  • Optimum utilisation of space thanks to compact design
  • High availability thanks to low maintenance requirement
  • Good value for money
  • Low-vibration motor for quiet operation
  • Fast-acting brake
  • Gearbox lubricated for life
  • Protective rope guide: inclined pull up to 4° without touching the rope guide
  • User-friendly bottom block
  • Precision geared limit switch
  • User-friendly bottom block: guard for improved safety
  • Three sizes with load capacities from 2 to 10 tonnes
  • Design to meet specific requirements:
    • EKDR-Com: low-headroom travelling hoist for minimum approach dimensions
    • EZDR-Com: double-rail crab for optimum lifting height
    • FDR-Com: as a single travelling hoist or for stationary operation
  • Trolleys infinitely adjustable to flange widths from 200 to 420 mm
  • Universal travel wheels for sloping and parallel flanges
  • Optional contactor or processor control
  • For contactor control: two-stage cross travel at 6/24 m/min, control via DST control pendant
  • For processor control (CAN bus): variable cross-travel speeds with inverter from 5 to 24 m/min
  • Electrical equipment for hoist and trolley control integrated into the hoist unit
  • Control as required:
    • cable-connected by means of a DSE10-R control pendant with an integrated display
    • via DRC radio control (Demag radio control): receiver integrated into the hoist/crab electrical equipment
  • Load spectrum recorder (optional for processor control) indicates elapsed duration of service according to the FEM group

Technical data

Selection table

Rope hoist Duty Rating Load capacity Lift Height Lifting speeds
  FEM HMI [t] [ft]   [fpm]
DR 3 4/1 reeving
Foot-mounted hoist, single and double-rail trolley 3m H4 2 20; 32 18/3
2m H4 2.5
1Am H3 3.2
DR 5 4/1 reeving
Foot-mounted hoist, single and double-rail trolley  - - - 20; 32 18/3
2m H4 4
1Am H3 5
DR 10 4/1 reeving
Foot-mounted hoist single and double-rail trolley 3m H4 6.3 20; 32 16/2.7
2m H4 8
1Am H3 10