Emergency Escape Hoists

FKC-Lake Shore offers standard or custom-designed Escape Hoist packages to provide emergency underground egress. We have standard packages for depths up to 1500' of lift. The standard cages is 3' x 4' with a sliding door for normal access but also hinged for unrestricted access to load a stretcher.

Hoist Arrangement Ground-Mounted; Tower-Mounted; Unitized Base
Drum Type Drum Winder; Friction; Over/Under; Double-Drum
Drum Size Up to 48-in. Dia. Typical
Depth 250-3,000 ft.
Typical Cage Size 2.5 ft²/person
Cage Guides Ropes; Steel; Wood
Rope Attachment(s) Socket w/Safety Bridal
Brake System Spring-Applied Caliper Brakes/Hydraulic Release
Line Pull Approx. 10,000 lbs.
Electrical Controls AC & DC Manual & Automatic Options; Digital Lily (HSS)
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