Budgit Manguard BEHC 3-Ton 5fpm Electric Chain Hoist


The Budgit Manguard BEHC 3-Ton 5fpm Electric Chain Hoist is built tough to deliver in nearly any lifting application. Designed with versatility in mind, these hoists are dependably built to withstand the rigors of heavy service and repeated lifting cycles. They are easy to service, require minimal maintenance, and offer excellent headroom for every lifting application.

SKU: BEHC0305 Category:

Additional Features and Benefits:

  • Pull cord control provides a lightweight, economical hoist for accurate control of loads.
  • Pendant throttle control hoists offer ergonomic one-handed controls, for ease of operation.
  • Inlet air swivel with built-in strainer provides free hoist movement.
  • Aluminum frame and end cover contribute to the lightweight, easily portable, and rugged design.
  • Heavy-duty shoe type brake is a proven design for stopping and holding loads in heavy-duty applications.
  • External adjustment screws for decreased lift and lower speeds.
  • External brake adjustment.
  • Limit stops prevent over-travel in upper and lowering directions.
  • Equa-torque gearing of alloy steel, heat-treated spur gears is accurately machined to provide a close-meshed, compact gear reduction.
  • Eight-vane motor provides high torque, smooth starting, and excellent control.
  • Suspensions can be hook or lug mounted

Special Applications:

  • Small frame air chain hoists featuring accurate load spotting for specialized lifting applications.
  • Tapped exhaust port 1/2 NPTF for clean applications or to add a supplemental muffler in addition to the built-in muffler for even quieter operation.
  • Lifting capacity ranges from 1/4 ton to 1 ton.
  • All hoists come standard with load brake option.
Weight 136 lbs
Manufacturer Name

Columbus McKinnon

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Product Type

Electric Chain Hoist

Capacity (tons)


Capacity (lbs)


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Lifetime Warranty


Rigid Hook, Swivel Hook, Universal Motorized Trolley, Universal Plain Trolley

Lift Height

10-ft, 15-ft, 20-ft

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Lift Speed (fpm)


Control Type

Single Speed

Power Supply

115V/230V-1-60, 230V/460V-3-60

Motor Horsepower

2 1/2

Throat Opening

1.5 in

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