How to Determine Service Class & Duty Cycle of an Overhead Crane System

How do you distinguish different crane classifications? What duty cycle will you need for your lifting applications? All good questions, and exactly what we’re covering in this video.

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In this video, we cover:
► What does the CMAA service class of an overhead crane system mean? (0:54)
► An explanation and breakdown of all six overhead crane service classes (2:02)
► How to determine the duty cycle of your overhead crane system (5:05)

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