Motorized Rotation Jib
Gorbel Motorized Jibs are not mere adaptations. They are totally conceived as motorized products, with all the outstanding features of our standard jib cranes, plus more. Gorbel can provide the right solution when a powered rotational jib is desired over a traditional “push pull” crane.
Motorized Jibs are available in the Free Standing, Wall Bracket, Wall Cantilever, and Mast Type Series. Retrofit Motorized kits for Free Standing Jibs are also available, just give us a call.
- Variable Frequency Drives (VFD) are standard on all
Motorized Jib Cranes. The drive can be configured for
single or multiple speeds
- Precision drive assembly with field adjustable torque limiter for added drive protection
- Worm gear reducer with oil bath lubrication for reliable
operation and low maintenance. Worm gear reducer includes overload safety clutch
- Heavy-duty, totally enclosed, fan cooled, 3 phase Class
B, 40°C ambient continuous, “C” faced motor, 30 minute
rated, is standard
- Direct drive for all series jib cranes allows for accurate and
consistent positioning of loads. This modular drive design
makes maintenance easy and reduces long term costs
- Wall Cantilever and Mast Type masts are boxed for extra
rigidity to withstand the forces of a Motorized Crane and
provide more precise load control
Retrofit Motorized kits for Free Standing Jibs are also available. Retrofit Existing Jibs with Motorized Rotation The Retrofit Traction Drive kit will fit all Free Standing Jibs with box-style head assemblies no matter who made your jib crane. The modular drive assembly bolts to the back of the box-style head assembly. The friction drive powers large, heavy-walled rollers. The drive roller is easily adjusted to ensure a constant driving force. This is a great way to upgrade an existing Free Standing Jib Crane with motorized power making the Retrofit Kit a great, cost-effective way to solve workers’ compensation or safety problems. Retrofit Traction Drive kits are available for indoor applications up to 5 tons with spans to 20 feet.