CM Hoists

With more than a century of experience providing products and solutions for industrial manufacturing and construction, the CM brand has developed a loyal following with users around the globe. Products such as the Lodestar electric chain hoist and the orange pin shackles are requested by name due to their reputation for durability and longevity. Products are available for individual purpose, but due to the expansive line of products that provides complete solutions for overhead lifting applications, items are also easily combined to offer comprehensive systems to satisfy the exact requirements of users. From heavy—duty hoists for environments such as steel production to general duty chain and hooks for commercial use, the CM name represents a legacy of expertise in the market.

CM Man Guard


CM Man Guard is designed for a long and dependable service life for heavy duty applications.

  • Capacities ¼ Ton to 12 Tons
  • Standard Lifts 10, 15 & 20ft.
  • Single Phase and Three Phase voltage options
  • Easy to access components
  • Overload Clutch
  • 1–Speed, 2–Speed, & VFD options
  • Durable Design
  • Chain Container Included
  • Rigid hook suspension
  • Complies with ASME/ANSIB30.16, ASMEHST-1, NECelectricalcodes, and CSA standards
  • Made in USA
  • Lifetime Warranty

CM Loadestar

Legendary in performance the new Lodestar features quieter operation, easier access to components, higher duty cycles, less maintenance and enhanced safety features.
  • Capacities ⅛ Ton to 3 Tons
  • Standard Lifts 10, 15, 20 ft.
  • Single Phase and Three Phase voltage options
  • Easy to access components
  • Overload Clutch Outside the Load Path
  • Heavy Duty DC Brake
  • Double DC Brake or AC Electrical Brake available
  • 1–Speed, 2–Speed, & VFD options
  • Food Grade Hoist available
  • Fabric Chain Bag included
  • Metal and Stainless Steel Chain Container
  • Rigid Hook Suspension
  • Metric Rated
  • Zinc Plated Chain Standard
  • Black Phosphate or Stainless Steel Load Chain available
  • Complies with ASME/ANSI B30.16, ASME HST-1, NEC electrical codes, and CSA standards
  • Made in USA
  • Lifetime Warranty

CM ShopStar

The CM ShopStar Electric Chain Hoist features a streamlined assembly and high H4 duty cycle. Capable of lifting up to 1,000 pounds and 300 motor starts per hour.
  • Capacities 250 lbs. to 1,000 lbs.
  • Standard lifts 10, 15 & 20 ft.
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  • Overload Device
  • Optional Chain Container available
  • Hoist Alloy Load Chain (zinc plated optional)
  • Thermally Protected Hoist Duty Motor
  • Dual Braking System
  • Rugged Cast Aluminum Alloy Hoist Frame
  • Rigid Hook Suspension
  • Forged Steel Latch Style Lower Hook
  • Made in USA
  • Lifetime Warranty

CM Hurricane 360

The CM Hurricane 360 Features a full cycle of flexibility of lifting and pulling from all directions.
  • Capacities 1/2 Ton to 10 Tons
  • Standard Lifts 10, 15, 20 & 30 ft.
  • Hand Wheel Rotates 360 degrees
  • Work from overhead, in tight spaces, and drift with ease
  • Standard Load Limiter
  • Weston–type load brake
  • Corrosion protective parts
  • Meets or exceeds ASMEB30.16 and CE standards
  • 5–Year Warranty

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CM Puller

The CM Puller features a heavy–duty design for pulling, lifting, dragging, and stretching construction and industrial applications.
  • ¾ Ton to 3 Ton Short Handle Puller Available
  • Standard Lifts 5, 10, 15 & 20ft.
  • Tough Aluminum Construction
  • Weatherproof
  • Weston–typeBrake
  • Easy Control
  • Forged Hooks with Latches
  • Upper and lower Latchlok hooks available
  • Simple construction/few parts
  • Load Limiter Available
  • Optional Anchor Sling
  • Optional Load Sentry
  • Optional Zinc–Plated Chain Available
  • Metric Rated
  • Made in USA
  • Lifetime Warranty

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CM 602 & 603

The CM Series 602/603 Mini Ratchet Lever Hoist features the most compact and comfortable ratchet lever hoist in the market.
  • Capacities 550 and 1,100 lbs.
  • Standard Lifts 5 & 10 ft.
  • Plated load chain
  • Weston–type load brake
  • Lightweight design for ease of portability
  • Forged upper and lower hooks with latches
  • Metric Rated

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CM 622

The CM Series 622 Hand Chain Hoist features a simple, efficient and economical design for easy installation and use.
  • Capacities ½ Ton to 5 tons
  • Standard Lifts 10, 15 & 20 ft.
  • Compact & Lightweight Design
  • Low Headroom
  • Weston–type Load Brake
  • Forged Swivel Hooks with Latches
  • Metric Rated
  • One–Year Warranty

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CM Cyclone

The CM Cyclone Hand Chain Hoist features superior engineering, efficiency, and durability.
  • Capacities ¼ Ton to 10 Tons
  • Standard Lifts 10, 15 & 20ft.
  • Standard Load Limiter
  • Most Interchangeable Parts in the Industry
  • Chain Fall Hoist
  • Weston–type load brake
  • Heavy duty frame & long lasting chain
  • Several Adders Available to meet your application needs
  • Metric rated
  • Available as Army Type Trolley (Plain or Geared)
  • Available as Low Headroom Trolley (Plain or Geared)
  • Meets or exceeds HMI and ASME/ANSI safety standards
  • Made In USA
  • Lifetime Warranty

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CM Bandit

The CM Bandit is CM’s lightest and most compact ¾ & 1-½ ton ratchet lever hoist ever.
  • Capacities ¾ Ton to 1-1/2 Tons
  • Standard lifts 5, 10, 15 & 20 ft.
  • Compact, Portable Design
  • Several optional adders available
  • Easy Free Chaining
  • USA Made Chain and Hooks
  • Meets ASMEB30.21
  • Enclosed Weston–type Load Brake
  • Forged Upper and Lower Hooks
  • Gold Chromate Chain
  • Shipyard Hooks available (1-1/2ton)
  • Optional Load Limiter
  • Lifetime Warranty

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