Little Mule Cable Hoist

Single Line: 1,000, 1,500 and 2,000 Lb. Capacities with 17, 22, 23 and 40-Foot Standard Lifts.

Double Line: 2,000, 3,000 and 4,000 Lb. Capacities with 8-1/2, 9, 11 and 11-1/2-Foot Standard Lifts.

Little Mule Cable Hoists provide high quality and durability with a wide variety of rigging options. Cable Hoists are designed for safety and have many features that provide easy operation. Ideal for construction and commercial applications.

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Features & Benefits:

Engineered for Reliable Operation
  • Handle Designed for Overload Protection—Handle bends to warn of hazardous condition and prevent dangerous overload.
  • Hooks with Latches—360° swiveling hooks equipped with latches for positive load engagement.
  • Positive Load Holding in All Environments—Double interlocking pawl mechanism assures one pawl is engaged at all times.
  • Meets or exceeds minimum 4:1 design factor and all requirements of ASME / ANSI Standard B-30.21. All units tested at 125% of rated load.
Portable and Durable
  • Lightweight and Rugged—Special cast aluminum and zinc alloy housings.
  • Heavy-Duty Cable—Utilizes preformed and galvanized extra-flexible aircraft cable.
  • Corrosion Resistant—All stainless steel springs and shafts.
  • Reduced Wear—All rotating shafts are mounted on bronze bushings.
Easy to Operate
  • Self-Storing Cable Drum—Provides compact operation.
  • Easy Load Positioning—Utilizes a double pawl system with multiple pawl stops for precise load adjustment.
  • Fast Cable Take-Up—Winding wheel provided for quick take-up or positioning of cable.
  • Open Construction—Allows for easy cleaning and inspection.
Special Model Features
  • 430CDPA equipped with oversized slip hooks—Ideal for opening and closing boxcar doors.
  • Stainless Steel Cable Available—Suitable for marine environments.

Cable Hoist Specs



We do repairs in-house and stock a full line of parts.


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For line workers serving the utility industry, the Little Mule line of strap hoists, cable pullers, and wire grips means superior craftsmanship and long life. Lightweight and durable cable hoists provide positive load holding in all environments and feature capacities up to two tons. Strap hoists featuring extra-large superior grade webbing with models containing hot sticks rings on all hooks, control surfaces and quick disconnect shaft available. Popular wire grips may be used on a wide range of wire size and gauge, thus reducing inventory requirements needed for the job.

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