Each Lodestar hoist is tested at 125% of its rated capacity prior to shipment, and hoist alloy load chain is used on all models to ensure long, dependable service. Gearing is designed for long life and quiet operation and no special tools are required to perform routine maintenance.

Available in capacities from one eighth (115kg) to 3 US tons. The popular 1 US ton capacity Model L, as it is known, features a one horsepower motor, lifting speed of 16ft per minute (4.9m per minute), and a standard lift of 10ft (3m).

Numerous other models are available to meet the needs of users in a wide range of industries from metal fabrication to national conventions. The Lodestar is metric rated, made in the USA, and has a lifetime warranty.

CM offer a lifetime warranty on workmanship and materials on all hoists.