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Astro E1500

We took our proven Astro hoist and increased its capacity to 1,500 lb (680.4 kg) to give you the Astro E1500.It combines a reliable, proven traction principle with an advanced concept in power transmissions, resulting in alightweight, compact, efficient hoist.

Specifications  · Key Features



136 lb

Operating Range

220V +/- 10%

Maximum Operating Speed

35 ft/min

Wire Rope

3/8 in. (9.5 mm) 6 x 19, IWRC, Right Regular Lay, IPS or EIPS, Preformed, Galvanized or Bright. User must verify that the wire rope meets or exceeds applicable codes for breaking strength safety factor. Canadian standards require a 10:1 safety factor on the breaking strength.


1500 lb

Key Features
  • Used to raise, support and lower suspended scaffolds, work cagesand bosun chairs on or in buildings and other structures
  • Load sensitive traction saves wear and tear, extending wire rope life,and prevents costly wire rope jams.
  • Built-in overspeed brake, slack wire rope brake and overload deviceenable safer operation.
  • Standard pendant receptacle makes plugging in a 700786-xx RemoteAssembly fast and easy. This remote is available in 5, 10, 20, 30, 40,50 and 60 ft. lengths for purchase or as 700786-1R for rent.
  • Meets or exceeds Canadian Standards Association CAN/CSA-Z271
  • For use in Canada only


·  Astro E1500 Hoists - 2

·  Pendant Receptacle Pictured