Harness the Power
of Intelligent Lifting
With the Lodestar VS, Columbus McKinnon made its flagship electric chain hoist better than ever, combining the Lodestar’s industry-leading design with the best-in-class features of Magnetek’s premier variable frequency drives. The result – a one-of-a-kind, intelligent hoist that puts the power to monitor and adjust the hoist’s performance right at your fingertips.
Equipped with the Magnetek IMPULSE® G+ Mini drive, the Lodestar VS features CM HI-Tech™ (Hoist Interface Technology) – one of the easiest to use computer interfaces on the market developed exclusively by Columbus McKinnon. CM HI-Tech gives operators the ability to quickly and easily adjust hoist speed and performance parameters to deliver the precision load control your application demands.
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Smaller and more compact than the Lodestar VS, the ShopStar VS allows you to mointor and control hoist performance with an easy-to-use smart interface.