An overhead traveling crane, also known as a bridge crane, is commonly used for industrial load lifting. Overhead traveling cranes can be classified as electric overhead traveling (EOT) crane or a rotary overhead crane. The electric overhead is the more typical of the two and mostly found in factories. They are fully electrically operated by … Read moreThe Workable Components of an Overhead Traveling Crane
Electric overhead traveling cranes follow the same general design with some variation between the double girder and single girder models. Double girder models are built with the hoist held in between two large metal beams, typically connected to the ceiling. Sometimes these are built as free-standing, lightweight cranes for smaller lifting jobs.
The abbreviation EOT stands for electric overhead traveling crane. Even though it has the word electric in its name, it can be operated manually as well. It is for the purpose of moving around specified amounts of weight within a limited area. These are used for handling the weight as well. They are very common … Read moreWhat Is An Electric Overhead Traveling Crane Anyway?