CM Bandit BAN300 3-Ton Lever Chain Hoist


The CM Bandit is one of the most compact and durable ratchet lever hoists in the industry. Its lightweight and portable design, easy free-chaining feature and 360 degree rotating handle make it one of the most versatile hoists on the market today. Bandit hoists are the world’s first HMI-Certified ratchet lever hoist, meeting strict nationally recognized industry standards.

SKU: BAN300 Category:

Additional Features and Benefits:

  • Rugged yet lightweight design and construction allow the Bandit to be easily transported and used in even the most confined spaces.
  • CM Smart ID RFID technology standard on all US Bandit units.
  • Easy free-chaining allows for quick take up and positioning of slack chain. Designed to not accidentally free chain while under load.
  • 360 degree rotating handle offers full rotation of handle allows for versatile rigging options when working in tight spaces.
  • Double reduction gearing provides easy operation with minimal handle effort. Screwed-on comfortable rubber grip for a secure hold in all environments.
  • Upper and lower hooks feature standard cast safety latches that provide positive and secure load engagement. Hooks are bolted on for easy removal and inspection.
  • Enclosed Weston-type load brake stays clean and dry for positive load positioning.
  • Upper and lower hooks feature extra-wide throat openings to allow for easier attachment to pick points. Hooks swivel 360 degrees for faster positioning.
  • Impact-resistant stamped steel housing withstands repeated rigorous use.
  • Standard powder coat finish on housing and zinc plating on major components for extra protection against corrosion in harsh environments.
  • 100% load tested zinc plated chain protects against corrosion.
  • Each unit has a unique serial number for easy and accurate identification.

Special Applications:

  • Lifting capacity ranges from 3/4 ton to 6 tons.
  • Optional shipyard hooks available on 1 1/2 & 3-ton units.
  • Optional internal load limiter allows the handle to rotate freely, preventing the lifting of an overload sufficient to damage the hoist.
  • Genuine CM Bandit parts are available in Total Repair Kits and convenient bulk packaging.
  • Lifetime warranty; Metric rated; Made in the USA
Weight 38.3 lbs
Manufacturer Name

Columbus McKinnon

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Product Type

Lever Chain Hoist

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Rigid Hook

Lift Height

5-ft, 10-ft, 15-ft, 20-ft

Throat Opening


Product Codes

BAN30005, BAN30010, BAN30015, BAN30020