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Spreader Beams vs. Lifting Beams: Which Below-the-Hook Device is the Best?

While spreader beams and lifting beams are the most popular types of below-the-hook lifting devices, our lifting specialists have noticed some confusion about the differences between the two. In the video above, we break down the differences between spreader beams and lifting beams to help provide some clarity.

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In this video, we cover:
► Key differences between lifting and spreader beams (0:40)
► How bending stress impacts the beams (1:53)
► Which beam is the best for your business (3:54)

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