Travel lift is a lifting equipment, which is used for handling yachts, boats and other equipment to go in and out of water to facilitate their maintenance, repair and so on. They are widely used in yacht’s club, water sports training centers, water recreation centers, dockyards, military bases , port terminals and other places of large-scale lifting transport equipment. Different travel lift types are designed according to customers’ needs.
Boat travel lifts not only can be divided into different tonnages according to capacities of different yachts, but also have different names in accordance with different types, such as marine travel lift, boat hoist, hoist lift, boat trailer lift, acme marine hoist, mobile boat lift, travel hoist, boat crane, etc.
Marine lifts parameters:
- Rated lifting capacity: 10-1200t
- Span: 6.5-25m
- Lifting speed : 0-3m/min
- Running speed : 0-40m/min
However, marine travel lifts have different types, but they all are widely used in water sports, clubs, navigation, shipping study and other places and have same main technical features. For example, it consists of main structure, walking wheel group, lifting mechanism, steering mechanism, hydraulic transmission system, electrical control system and other parts.And it can handle the boat with height exceeding its own height; the lifting and running are all hydraulic transmission system and the hydraulic transmission has a transmission device, which is stable, fast and small.
What’s more, it has small size, light weight and compact structure; and it is operated simply and is convenient and easy to automate; travel lifts adopts multiple points lifting, which can effectively disperse the force of the hull. The spacing of each crane can be adjusted to meet the needs of different hull; use soft and solid lifting straps to lift the hull of the ship, yacht or wooden boat without any damage to the surface of the ship; and You can quickly arrange the ships together in sequence. The distance between the hull can be small and the space can be saved, etc.