The New Konecranes C-series Electric Chain Hoist

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| Outstanding performance in compact and efficient lifting

The Konecranes C-series electric chain hoist is our most advanced electric chain hoist to date. Built smart with our Core of Lifting components, the hoist is tough, precise and reliable, and designed for over a million operations.

An ergonomic and efficient lifting partner, the C-series supports your everyday applications and processes with loads all the way up to 5,000 kg. Its Core of Lifting components include a purpose-built motor, controls, and gearbox. The C-series is easy to operate and boosts your productivity with long-term reliability and minimal scheduled maintenance.

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The Konecranes C-series electric chain hoist is equipped with many standard features for performance and reliability:

  • Simple and versatile bracket for easy and safe installation
  • Precision gears with lifetime lubrication.
  • High-quality motor, purpose-built for hoisting
  • Fan cooling and overheating protection
  • Durable limit switches for added safety
  • Self-adjusting brake requiring little maintenance
  • Easily adjustable slipping clutch prevents hoist overload
  • Optimized chain drive reduces friction for smooth movement and long-term operation
  • Light, ergonomic hook and non-slip coating improve operator comfort and safety
  • Modular trolley easily adjustable to flange width

Technical Specs

Duty Class Up to FEM 3m/ISO M6
Certifications CE, RoHS, (CSA)
Lifting Capacity Up to 5,000 kg
Electrics Big voltage range with low voltage control
Hooks According to DIN 15401
Paint Anodized aluminium frame painted with 70 μm
Hoist control Pendant with cable
Chain Galvanized load chain (T-grade)
Suspension Bracket + a full range of Trolleys
Temperature (40% ED and 240 starts/h) -20C; +40C/-4F and 104F
Temperature (60% ED and 300 starts/h) -20C; +50C/-4F and 122F


The Konecranes C-series electric chain hoist gives you the ultimate in usability, performance, and lifecycle value.

  • Longer continuous operation with Cycling Duty Factor of up to 60%
  • Robust motor ensures you need less maintenance
  • Designed for more than a million operations
  • Brakes always engage in case of power loss
  • Wide variety of lifting speeds
  • Innovative slipping clutch and robust operational limit switch for durability and reliability
  • Hoist shape and approach dimensions give control, mobility and efficient use of workspace
  • Fast and safe installation in just a few minutes
  • Easy access to all wearing components
  • Ergonomic design and intuitive controls improve safety and productivity

| Want to know more about C-series?

Contact us to learn more about how the Konecranes C-series electric chain hoist can fulfill your lifting needs.

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Konecranes C-series chain hoists have been recognized by Design Forum Finland, winning the 2020 Fennia IPR Excellence prize.

| Leading knowledge and expertise

Experience the difference of our continuous product development with the C-series electric chain hoist, as we take the next generation of electric lifting products to a completely new level. We apply our technical skills globally yet locally, as we create new products, improve on existing technology, and operate at more than 600 service locations in nearly 50 countries.

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