Kito Releases New TCH Air Hoist


Tokyo, November 1, 2019 –Industrial hoist and crane maker Kito Corporation (head office: Yamanashi, Japan; president: Yoshio Kito) will begin selling its new TCH air hoist in Japan on Friday November 8.

Powered by compressed air, the air-hoist product has no motor to burn out and is much safer in flammable environments, offering a broad range of application. Improvements over the previous model include faster lifting and lowering speed and greater durability. The Company projects demand particularly from shipyards, petrochemical plants and heavy industry.



Core features

- Faster hoisting as compared to previous model helps improving work flow speed

- Requires no electric power, usable anywhere regardless of voltage or frequency

- No motor to burn out, increasing reliability for frequent use

- Air-driven, low flammable risk

- Built-in load limiter


Capacity range

3, 6 and 25 ton


Orders begin

November 8, 2019


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