The portable jib crane was originally designed for the same reason any crane is designed. More importantly, this crane design does not make any damage done to the foundation. It does not require being mounted to the floor and it is extremely useful in cases where the crane needs to be moved from area to area for whatever purpose is required of it.
Jib cranes are made of a horizontal load supporting boom that’s attached to a vertical column that pivots. This type of crane can be either free standing or mounted to a building. These cranes enable lifting and lowering of a load within a fixed arc of rotation. The freestanding jib crane is engineered to stand by themselves on a concrete foundation without building support.
The freestanding jib cranes are engineered to function freestanding on a concrete foundation without the need for building support. It comes in three basic design styles, which are base plate mounted, foundation mounted, or sleeve insert mounted and can allow up to a 360o rotation. The standard capacities these designs are able to lift, lower … Read moreThree Types of Freestanding Jib Cranes
A foundationless jib crane is basically a fixed workstation crane except they do not require a foundation to stand. A foundationless jib crane can be fastened to any concrete surface. They are ideal for under large overhead bridge cranes. Widely preferable to be used in open areas where they can easily serve workstations. Can also … Read moreWhat Can You Do with a Foundationless Jib Crane?
One of the most versatile uses in a wide range of applications; is without any doubt, a free standing jib crane. Although small in size, the jib crane is an extremely powerful piece of lifting equipment. For the most part, jib cranes are fixed to a wall or a pillar and feature a horizontal boom (also … Read moreWhere Will You Most Likely Find a Free Standing Jib Crane?
A jib crane involves a single vertical column which is either free standing or mounted to the floor. To it, another horizontal panel is connected – this is the called the ‘jib’, and is the part which is used to lift objects. This crane is highly adaptable because of the way it works. It involves … Read moreTell Me What You Can About a Jib Crane