Types of anodizing:  Type I Anodizing - Chromic Acid also known as CAA or Chromic Acid Anodize.  Type II Anodizing - Sulfuric Acid or Sulfuric Acid Anodize SAA.  Type III Anodizing - Hard coat or  Hardcoat Anodizing HCA.

Hoists and Other Material Handling Equipment

PriceWalgren is a world leader in the development and manufacture of precision material handling
systems for anodizing, plating and specialty finishing including our "Green Hoist," which
reduces exhausted air by up to 50%, and fits virtually any space

Hoists and other material handling equipment supplied by PriceWalgren includes:

Overhead hoists

Overhead hoists - PriceWalgren is a leader in automatic overhead hoists for
finishing applications  Our hoists are VF controlled, with:

- Unlimited recipe capability
- Capacity up to 10,000 lbs.
- Up to 750 fpm line speed
- Up to 12° tilt


Railrider hoists

Railrider hoists - a patented PriceWalgren design with:

- Unlimited recipe capability
- Capacity to 8,000 lbs.
- Up to 10° tilt
- Shorter overall height than competitive systems


Sidearm hoists

Sidearm hoists - PriceWalgren has manufactured side arm hoists for more
than four decades. These flexible workhorse hoists are manufactured in
manual or automated formats, and have:

- Unlimited recipe capability
- Capacity to 5' and 500 lbs.
- Pre-piped modules for expedited installation


Manual hoists

Manual hoists

- Bridge cranes
- Monorail hoists

Load / Unload stations

Load / Unload stations

- Fixed racking stations
- Potable work bar carts


PriceWalgren specializes in the manufacturing and commissioning of hoists and other material handling for anodizing, plating and specialty finishing.

PriceWalgren also has a half-century of experience in the manufacture of environmental equipment, controls, and auxiliary equipment.

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Read about The PriceWalgren process for building hoists, split rails and other material handling that meets your needs for capacity, speed, automation, and versatility.


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