How to Use a Chain Hoist?

Answer Archimedes developed a more primitive pulley in 3 BCE, but that early pulley system has lead to the technology we have today. A chain hoist is a device used for lifting very heavy objects. It can b... Read More »

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How Does a Manual Chain Hoist Work?

The southeastern region of Washington is home to the Palouse Prairie and Yakima River, which is a tributary of the Columbia River. Southeast Washington's dry climate and aquatic areas make the regi... Read More »

How to Rebuild a Hydraulic Jack for a Chain Hoist?

A hydraulic jack uses force generated by pressure in lifting heavy loads. It is equipped with two connected cylinders, a large one and a smaller one. By applying force on one cylinder, equal pressu... Read More »

In cutting some branches off tree with my chainsaw the the chain pop ed off the chain bar.?

If you are talking about the chain being tangled, just keep trying it will come out. Now if the chain is bent, replace it, don't waste your time trying to straighten the bent links.

My lil Brother dropped his chain down our bathroom sink. His chain is Dog Tags. Well anyways how can I get it?

I've had pretty good luck with a spool of 18 guage wire and a pair of wire cutters. Put a hook at the end and go fishing down the drain. 18 guage is sturdy enough to pull stuff up, but flexible ... Read More »