Caldwell Foundationless Jib Crane, Height 8ft / 1,000lb Capacity
This 1,000-lbs. / 0.5-ton capacity foundationless jib crane is a type of freestanding jib, but it doesn’t require a special poured foundation.
It can be installed almost anywhere in a workplace. Foundationless jibs are different to regular jibs in that they have a larger diameter base plate and additional “upright material” to help relocate the forces.
This 0.5-ton version has a height under boom (or HUB) of 8 ft. and is available with spans of 8 ft., 10 ft., or 12 ft.
This foundationless jib crane comes with a comprehensive turnkey package, with all components included in the price of the crane.
Faster installation combines with easier relocation: you can saw the bolts and move the crane to a new spot.
Foundationless jib cranes are generally reserved for a lower capacity.
It is recommended that foundationless jib cranes be mounted on reinforced concrete with a minimum depth of 6 in., avoiding any gaps, cracks, or expansion joints within a given area. Size of area to be determined by qualified engineer. Anchor bolts must have a 4-1⁄2 in. minimum embedment. It is not The Caldwell Group’s responsibility to verify the suitability of a floor or structure to which the product is mounted. Prior to mounting, it is required that the customer / end user seek advice from a qualified engineer.