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Electric Chain Motor

Lightweight, quiet and portable, the CM Prostar electric chain motor is designed and built for the unique rigging needs encountered at small venues. Featuring an overload device that protects the hoist, operator and structure from damaging overloads.


Capacities: 300 to 1000 lbs.

Standard Lift: 60 feet

Speeds: 8 to 40 ft/min.

Voltages: 1-phase and 3-phase

DC Electro-Mechanical Double Brakes
Non-adjusting for low maintenance and quite operation.

Precision Machined Gears
heat treated for strength and durability.

One Piece Jam-Free Chain Guide
for smooth operation.

Lightweight Cast Aluminum Housing
durable and strong black powder coated finish for low visibility.

Patented 10 Pocket Oblique Lift Wheel
for quiet and smooth operation.

Low Voltage Control: 110 Volt for long cable runs without voltage drop. 24 and 48 Volt optional.

Duty Cycle: H-4 duty rated, designed for heavy duty application.


Overload Protection helps prevent lifting of dangerous overloads.

Chain Stop mounted on load chain prevents over-travel.

Metric Rated

Load Chain designed and manufactured by Columbus McKinnon. Zinc plated to protect against corrosion. Black phosphate finish optional.

The Industry's Best Lifetime Warranty

Meets or Exceeds World Standards


Easy-to-mount Cloth Type Chain Bag

Double Brake