The CM® Bandit™ is one of the most compact and durable ratchet lever hoists in the industry. Its lightweight and portable design, easy free-chaining feature and 360° rotating handle make it one of the most versatile hoists on the market today. Now available in 3/4, 11/2, 3 and 6 ton capacities for all of your pulling and lifting needs.
Capacities: 3/4, 1-1/2, 3 and 6 tons
Standard Lifts: 5′, 10′, 15′, 20′
Benefits & Features
CAPACITIES & LIFT
Capacities of 3/4, 1-1/2, 3 & 6 tons. Metric Rated. Standard lifts up to 20 feet. Longer lifts are available.
THE WORLD’S FIRST HMI-CERTIFIED
RATCHET LEVER HOIST
COMPACT & PORTABLE DESIGN
Rugged yet lightweight design and construction allow the Bandit to be easily transported and used in even the most confined spaces.
CM SMART ID RFID TECHNOLOGY
Standard on all U.S. Bandit units.
EASY FREE CHAINING
Allows for quick take up and positioning of slack chain. Designed not to accidentally free chain while under load.
360° ROTATING HANDLE
Full rotation of handle allows for versatile rigging options when working in tight spaces.
LOW-EFFORT, COMFORT-FIT HANDLE
Double reduction gearing provides easy operation with minimal handle effort. Screwed-on comfortable rubber grip for a secure hold in all environments.
LOAD SECURITY & EASY INSPECTION
Upper and lower hooks feature standard cast safety latches that provide positive and secure load engagement. Hooks are bolted on for easy removal and inspection.MEETS ASME B30.21POSITIVE
Enclosed Weston-type load brake stays clean and dry for positive load positioning.
EASY TO POSITION & ATTACH
Upper and lower hooks feature extra-wide throat openings to allow for easier attachment to pick points. Hooks swivel 360° for faster positioning.
BUILT TO LAST
Impact-resistant stamped steel housing withstands repeated rigorous use.
Standard powder coat finish on housing and zinc plating on major components for extra protection against corrosion in harsh environments.
100% LOAD TESTED GOLD CHROMATE CHAIN*
Designed and manufactured in the U.S.A. by Columbus McKinnon. Gold chromate protects against corrosion. (*3/4 and 1-1/2 ton Canadian units have zinc-plated chain)
Each unit has a unique serial number for easy and accurate identification.
TRI-POINT HOOK INSPECTION**
Bandit units feature the Tri-Point Hook Inspection system to help protect operators from unsafe lifting conditions. Hooks have 3 distinct raised points operators can use to measure the hook to detect overload or deformation. (**Not available on 3/4 and 1-1/2 ton U.S. units)
OPTIONAL SHIPYARD HOOKS
Available on 1-1/2 & 3 ton units.
OPTIONAL INTERNAL LOAD LIMITER
Allows the handle to rotate freely, preventing the lifting of an overload sufficient to damage the hoist.
BANDITS SHIP IN 3 DAYS – GUARANTEED
3/4 & 1-1/2 ton units are eligible for our In-Stock Guarantee.
FAST & EASY PARTS ACCESS
Genuine CM Bandit parts are available in Total Repair Kits and convenient bulk packaging.