The Model LPA is an ergonomic vertical lifting clamp capable of turning a single plate or member from horizontal to vertical, back to horizontal through a 180º arc. It incorporates an auxiliary push button lock. Permits side loading of lifting shackle to 90º by de-rating of clamp’s capacity(refer to PDF attachment for details). The “Lock Open – Lock Closed” feature facilitates attaching and removing the clamp from the plate.
The Model LPA incorporates a pivoting shackle that permits side loading of the lifting shackle at 100% of rated capacity from vertical to 30º, 75% of rated capacity between 30º and 45º, and 50% of rated capacity between 45º and 90º.
Although Westech Rigging Supply strives to manufacture and sell the highest quality rigging and safety gear, use of the gear is dangerous if not used correctly by competent trained professionals. Westech Rigging Supply disclaims any liability resulting from the misuse of its rigging and safety gear. Please take a moment to more thoroughly review our disclaimer.
Westech Rigging Supply rigging and safety gear is only intended to be used by competent trained professionals. Misuse of the rigging and safety gear can result in serious injury up to and including loss of life. As such, Westech Rigging Supply disclaims liability for any misuse or incorrect product selection by our customers.
Rigging and safety gear purchased from Westech Rigging Supply should be used in strict accordance with all industry and OSHA standards. At no time should rigging or safety gear be used beyond its certified load ratings (aka Working Load Limits). Normal wear and tear should be expected with use of rigging and safety gear; therefore, all gear should be thoroughly inspected before each and every use. Worn or unsafe rigging and safety gear should never be used.