When you are buying a new hoist, you have plenty of things to consider. Price, versatility, and the reputation of the manufacturer are a few that come to mind. But, before you seal the deal on your new hoist, you must check five critical specs to ensure you are getting the right equipment for your shop.

Safety and versatility are paramount when running a business specialising in heavy vehicle and asset repairs. You need to have sturdy vehicle lifting equipment that you can trust.

Heavy-duty hoists are one of the most significant purchases you can make for your heavy-duty auto shop or garage. However, choosing the perfect one can be difficult with so many brands and models to choose from.

Lifting heavy vehicles and asset is not child’s play, it requires specialized lifting equipment to ensure operator and asset safety. Heavy vehicle/asset hoists, mobile hoists and/or mobile lifting columns are all used to perform these tasks safely.