SLX and CLX chain hoist cranes

  • Durable cranes for lightweight lifting

    Konecranes SLX and CLX electric chain hoist cranes are long-lasting and reliable machines designed to improve your efficiency in lifting lighter loads that are too heavy to move by hand. Utilizing tough, durable chain hoists, these cranes are made to exacting standards and are ideal for demanding applications.

    Highly ergonomic, the SLX and CLX give you safety, usability and our 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.

  • Konecranes CLX chain hoist crane


Konecranes SLX and CLX 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
Environment 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 SLX and CLX cranes, you can choose from many different customization options for your unique lifting needs.


Konecranes SLX and CLX 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

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

MAN Service Group operations
Customer story

Two crane solution for precise maintenance work

MAN Service Group is one of Europe's leading commercial vehicle, engine, and mechanical engineering companies. MAN Nederland Dealer’s truck repair shop set up a new facility and instead of just one, chose two Konecranes chain hoist cranes to increase productivity:

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 SLX and CLX 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 and expert crane service to business and industry.

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