Shearlegs, Tripods & Quadpods
Lifting tripods are often referred to as shearlegs (Shear legs) and are a lightweight and cost effective, portable lifting solutions that is easily transported between jobs and very quickly set up ready to be used. A lifting tripod can be fitted with various lifting devices, we can supply fitted with a wire rope winch / cable hoist at or supplied with a traditional hand chain hoist with height of lift to suit our customers’ requirements. Some Tripods come complete fitted safety chains. these chain prevent the legs from spreading under load though no all designed need the chains. LiftingSafety offer capacities range from up to 5000kg and height adjustable versions. Some are made from painted carbon steel and others from lightweight aluminium. We also manufacture special bespoke tripods, please feel free to contact us if you need assistance or don’t see an item that meets with your lifting equipment requirements.
The extremely lightweight, mobile portable quadpod, built using lightweight aluminium alloy section is available in WLL 500 and 1000kg models with an assembled weight of just 28kg and 36lbs (1.5m and 2m base options). They are easily carried, assembled and used by just one person, saving time, manpower and related expense.
Features telescopic adjustable feet, automatic locking legs when opened, stabilizer pad on each foot, 4 high strength anchorage points, aluminium section design, cast head in high-strength Aluminium and 8 height setting points. Available with different options - No Retrieval Block, 15m Retrieval Block or 25m Retrieval Block. Also a choice of rescue winch options - No Rescue Winch or 20m Rescue winch. Available with a carry bag for the tripod.
Along with our range of lifting tripods we are also a supplier or a wide range of lifting gantry cranes, with a wide choice of styles, capacities and unique features.