Heavy Duty Ratchet Jacks
Items: Heavy Duty Ratchet Jacks - Mechanical - Hand Operated - Service Ranges: 14 to 36 inches - Load Capacities: 5 to 15 tons
Manufacturer / Brand: Simplex
Application: For use in the field and remote locations - Go where hydraulic jacks can not - Use for lightweight lifting, and secure load holding when weight and size restrictions are a priority
Description: Designed for stability in the field and on rugged terrain - Lighter weight and more rugged than their oil filled hydraulic alternatives - Pumping action turns gears to raise the lifting shaft - Features a large base to insure a firm foundation - Double-lever sockets for jacking when space as at a premium - Multiple-tooth pawls provide safety and strength - Manufactured with high quality materials; drop-forged alloy steel, heat-treated components, adjustable spring links, and precision machining - Plated springs resist corrosion - No compromise dual lift points enables lifting from the toe or head at the full ton lift capacity - Safe and easy operation - Two (2) position direction switch; set to 'lift' and pump to desired height, or 'lower' to safely lower the load by pumping it down
Industry Names: Also known as 'railroad jacks', 'notch jacks', 'utility jacks', 'hand crank jacks', or 'farm jacks'
ATTENTION!: Before purchasing, please consider the 'handle effort per ton of load' as listed in the table with each item - What this means for you: Assume the handle effort per ton is 10 lbs - If you lift 5 tons of weight, you have to push the pumping handle with 50 lbs of force (10 lbs x 5) each time you pump
Includes: (1) one ratchet jack - Steel pumping handle sold separately
WARNING: Never exceed rated capacity!