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ASME HST-5

Performance Standard for Air Chain Hoists

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Organization: ASME
Publication Date: 26 June 2020
Status: active
Page Count: 31
scope:

(a) This Standard establishes performance requirements for air-powered chain hoists for vertical lifting service involving material handling of freely suspended (unguided) loads using load chain of the roller or welded link types with one of the following types of suspension:

(1) lug

(2) hook or clevis

(3) trolley

(b) This Standard is applicable to hoists manufactured after the date on which this Standard is issued. It is not applicable to

(1) damaged or malfunctioning hoists

(2) hoists that have been misused or abused

(3) hoists that have been altered without authorization of the manufacturer or a qualified person

(4) hoists used for lifting or supporting people, or

(5) hoists used for the purpose of drawing both the load and the hoist up or down the hoist's own load chain(s) The requirements of this Standard shall be applied together with the requirements of ASME B30.16. Please also refer to ASME B30.16 for requirements pertaining to marking, construction, and installation; inspection, testing, and maintenance; and operation.

Document History

ASME HST-5
June 26, 2020
Performance Standard for Air Chain Hoists
(a) This Standard establishes performance requirements for air-powered chain hoists for vertical lifting service involving material handling of freely suspended (unguided) loads using load chain of...
July 11, 2014
Performance Standard for Air Chain Hoists
(a) This Standard establishes performance requirements for air-powered chain hoists for vertical lifting service involving material handling of freely suspended (unguided) loads using load chain of...
October 25, 1999
Performance Standard for Air Chain Hoists
(a) This Standard establishes performance requirements for air powered chain hoists for vertical lifting service involving material handling of freely suspended (unguided) loads using load chain of...
October 25, 1999
Performance Standard for Air Chain Hoists
(a) This Standard establishes performance requirements for air powered chain hoists for vertical lifting service involving material handling of freely suspended (unguided) loads using load chain of...
January 1, 1991
Performance Standard for Air Chain Hoists
A description is not available for this item.
November 15, 1985
PERFORMANCE STANDARD FOR AIR CHAIN HOISTS
A description is not available for this item.

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