The legendary CM-ET Classic Lodestar electric chain motor is back for a command performance. Leading the entertainment industry for more than three decades, this workhorse offers best-in-class performance, safety and reliability. The Classic Lodestar is universally trusted by rigging professionals around the world and is ideal for touring concerts and productions both indoors and out.
Capacities: 1/8 to 2 tons (Metric Rated)
Lift: 60 ft. (other lifts available)
Speeds: 8 to 64 F.P.M. at 60 Hz.
Voltages: 1-phase and 3-phase available
Proven Brake Design: AC electromechanical brake has been field tested in more than one million Lodestars worldwide.
Low Voltage Control: 110 Volt for long cable runs without voltage drop. 24 and 48 Volt optional.
Lightweight, Cast Aluminum Housing: Durable and strong cast-aluminum housing is black powder coated for low visibility.
Smooth-Operating Gearing: Helical and spur gears designed for long wear life and smooth operation.
Load-Tested, Zinc Plated Chain: Designed and manufactured by CMCO, chain is made in America and zinc plated to protect against corrosion. Optional black finish available.
H4-Duty Rated: Designed for heavy-duty applications.
Safe & Quick Voltage Change: Finger safe wiring and quick-change plug and play connectors allow for easy voltage change from 208 to 460. Prevents improper voltage connections that may cause hoist damage.
Over-Travel Prevention: Adjustable Limit Switch prevents load from over-travel in both up and down directions.
Overload Protection: Helps prevent lifting of dangerous loads.
Meets Requirements: Meets or exceeds world standards.
Road Ready: Fits in standard flight cases.
Made in the USA and includes a Lifetime Warranty.
CMCO Double DC Brake: Field installation kit available.
Alloy Latchlok® Hooks: Designed and manufactured by CMCO, American-made hooks remain locked until released by the operator - even if the chain goes slack.