About Yale Hoists

Yale Hoists manufactures the Yale, Budgit and Shaw-Box brands of chain hoists, wire rope monorail hoists, wire rope top-running trolleys, single and double girder top and under-running crane components and a wide variety of below the hook devices. Hoists and components can be either manually, electrically or air-powered. Known for a wide range of wire rope products, the Yale brand stands for top quality and performance.


  • LodeKing High Capacity Electric Wire Rope Hoist

  • Chester Hoists & Yale Shaw-Box Explosion Proof Hoi


Crane Kit BrochureThe Yale® Shaw-Box® Crane Kit, the complete crane kit, contains virtually everything required to build a crane. These economical kits can significantly reduce the build-time and enable all crane builders to quickly and easily produce a wide variety of cranes.Download
Global King Explosion Proof HoistsThe Yale Global King wire rope hoist is available with explosion-proof options featuring special enclosures, mc (metal clad) electrical cable and sealed fittings, intrinsically safe control stations and even Division 2 Hazardous Location motors if required. Explosion-proof modifications are available on 5, 7 1/2 and 10 metric ton hoists.Download
Global King VFD HoistsThe Yale Global King and Shaw-Box World Series Hoists are now even more versatile with the addition of a VFD motor option. The VFD motor will allow users to perform precise load control at high duty cycles. The VFD motor provides a longer hoist, brake, and motor life. Capacities of 1 to 20 tons.Download
Global King with Spark Resistant OptionsPerfect for the oil & gas industry, the Yale Global King and Shaw-Box World Series are now available with spark-resistant options including bronze sheeves, bronze hooks, bronze trolly wheels, and more. In addition, we are now offering corrosion resistant options.Download
Yale Shaw-Box Flex-48 ProgramThe Flex-48 Quick Ship Program is proven to be a reliable and trusted solution when fast delivery is critical. Both Yale Global King and Shaw-Box World Series are available as Flex-48 Quick Ship units shipping with world-class delivery within 48 hours.Download

Contact Us

140 John James Audubon Parkway
Amherst NY 14228

Paul Smielecki
Phone: 800-888-0985
Fax: 716-689-5644


  • 700 Series
  • 800 Series
  • Budgit
  • Cable King
  • CraneSource
  • Global King
  • Global King
  • LodeKing
  • Shaw-Box
  • Tugit
  • World Series
  • Y80
  • Yale

Product Categories

  • Attachments - Overhead & Lifting Equipment
  • Below/Hook Equipment (i.e. slings; lifts; magnets)
  • Cranes
  • Hoists
  • Other Material Handling Equipment and Systems

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