CLX Chain Hoist Cranes

  • | Durable cranes for lightweight lifting


    Konecranes CLX and SLX electric chain hoist cranes bring modern lifting to your facility. These state-of-the-art, long-lasting, and reliable machines improve your efficiency in lifting lighter loads that are too heavy to move by hand. Both utilizing tough, durable chain hoists, the cranes are made to exacting standards and are ideal for demanding applications.

    Highly ergonomic, the cranes offer usability, safety, and the Konecranes Core of Lifting components for outstanding performance. Faster work cycles help streamline manufacturing and assembly lines, adding flexibility and dependability to any workstation operations. Across process industries and applications, they can also play a key role as maintenance cranes.

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Konecranes CLX and SLX chain hoist cranes offer a wide range of standard features:
•    High-quality Core of Lifting components, including precision gears and motors
•    Self-adjusting brakes requiring little maintenance
•    Simple hook suspension as a standard, other types optionally available
•    Safety features: overload protection, limit switch
•    Ergonomic pendant and hook block
•    Superior steel girder design
•    Patented chain drive in the hoist
•    Robust aluminum hoist frames
•    High duty class up to M6
•    Thermal protection prevents overheating of the motor
•    Wide range of lifting speeds

technical specs



Load range

Up to 2500 kg with SLX hoist

Up to 5000 kg with CLX hoist

HOL (meters)

Hoists with 1 chain fall, 16 m
Hoists with 2 chain falls, 10 m

Hoisting speeds (m/min)

4 to 20 m/min

16 to 65 fpm

Duty class

Up to M6

Protection class

Hoist IP55

Ambient temperature range:

-10°C ... +40°C


Indoor use

Number of hoists

1-2 hoist(s) on crane

Crane type

Top running single girder or under running

Crane structure

Profile and box girders (with sliding connection option)

Crane controls

Stepless traveling movements

Hoist controls

2-speed or stepless hoisting movements

Hoist power supply

Festoon and energy chain

Max span

Profile girder 19 meters

Box girder 22 meters

Voltage range

380 – 415V/ 50Hz
440V – 480V/ 60Hz
Control voltage 48V and 115V

Control options

Movable pendant, connected to festoon
Optional radio controller


Apart from the standard features on CLX and SLX cranes, you can choose from many different customization options for your unique lifting needs.



Konecranes CLX and SLX electric chain hoist cranes have the following benefits:
•    Enhanced performance
•    Latest technology in electric chain hoists
•    Improves operator safety and usability
•    Faster work cycles for better efficiency and performance
•    Less stress on the chain
•    Fast and simple installation
•    Comprehensive, systematic, and world-class product maintenance
•    Recognized for high quality and trusted global customer service
•    Optimal lifecycle value

Want to know more about CLX and SLX chain hoist cranes?

Contact Konecranes to learn more about how CLX and SLX electric chain hoist cranes can fulfill your lifting needs.



MAN Service Group operations

Customer Case - MAN

MAN Service Group is Europe's leading commercial vehicle, engine, and mechanical engineering companies. MAN Nederland Dealer’s truck repair shop set up a new facility and chose two Konecranes Chain Hoist Cranes:

We noticed that a single crane was not enough, so we decided to separate the maintenance functions and invest in two cranes.
Arjan Wijkamp, Plant Manager of MAN Nederland Dealer

Experience and expertise in lifting

Konecranes CLX and SLX electric chain hoist cranes are ideal for lightweight lifting in any production facility. They are just two examples of the wide range of lifting equipment we offer as the world’s top supplier of industrial cranes, backed up by more than 600 service locations in nearly 50 countries. With experience, scale, and knowledge, we provide reliable, long-lasting lifting equipment to business and industry.

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