Free 173 Best Homemade Tools eBook:  

Homemade Rotating I-Beam Jib Crane


BUILDER:
JaysinSpaceman on offroadfabnet.com
DESCRIPTION:
Homemade overhead crane fashioned from a trolley and hoist hung on an I-beam. Custom-made collars for an existing garage post were cut on a plasma table. The crane is rated at approximately 1 ton.
RATING:
(0)
Post a comment
Jan 02, 2014 1:41 PM
daveward
It's interesting how the crane developed.  I'm interested in knowing if the pole was designed not only to hold the ceiling up but also to deal with the side loads that the crane would end up dealing with.
Read all comments
Rate this build:
CATEGORIES:
TAGS:


Newest Forum Posts
  1. How to Install Rivnuts, Rivet Nuts or Nutserts, Without the Expensive Tools by DIYer on 2020-10-28 05:21:07
  2. Making Motorized Rotary Table by DIYer on 2020-10-28 05:17:22
  3. cnc coupler by DIYer on 2020-10-28 04:02:55
  4. How to make Metal Bender - Sheet metal bending device from hydraulic press by DIYer on 2020-10-28 03:58:39
  5. A Layout Punch Guide by DIYer on 2020-10-28 03:53:08
  6. Making A Layout Knife by DIYer on 2020-10-28 03:47:22
  7. Homemade Spray Paint can storage rack by Slim-123 on 2020-10-27 23:21:19
  8. Vintage work crew photos by volodar on 2020-10-27 22:52:59
  9. Wrench from the worm gear by tsbrownie on 2020-10-27 22:48:26
  10. Slipform ditch paver - photo by Altair on 2020-10-27 21:51:01
DIY Rotating I-Beam Jib Crane - comment on how to build a Rotating I-Beam Jib Crane - 2 comments
daveward says:
Jan 02, 2014 1:41 PM
It's interesting how the crane developed.  I'm interested in knowing if the pole was designed not only to hold the ceiling up but also to deal with the side loads that the crane would end up dealing with.

DIYer says:
Sep 26, 2013 5:02 PM
Now this is something every well-equipped workshop should have!

Related Homemade Tools:



Signup for our newsletter and get the 173 Best Homemade Tools eBook free!