Heavy-Duty Below-Hook Drum Lifter with fork pockets, under drum support and positive grip around drum. Has no tilt function. Lift 23"-38" (59-96 cm) tall, 22"-23.5" (56-59.7 cm) diameter drum. 2000 Lb. (908 kg) capacity. Includes load test certificate.


Safety conscious drum lifter forklift or hoist attachment for a steel, plastic or fiber drum.

Use this below-the-hook barrel lifter to transport your drum in upright position. The drum is supported on a plate under the drum, and secured with two chains and load binders around the drum.

Slides onto forks or attaches to hook on your monorail, crane, or chain block. You may also attach the barrel lift to your forklift using Morse model 284 Fork Mount Hook.

Morse below-the-hook drum handlers and pail handlers are manufactured by Morse Mfg. Co., Inc. in Syracuse, NY 13208 USA. Every one is independently load tested at the factory at 125% of rated capacity as per American National Standard ANSI/ASME B30.20, and ships with a Load Test Certificate.

Morse drum lifters comply with ANSI/ASME B30.20 standard for mechanical, below-the-hook lifting devices as it applies to the following:
- Rated load markings and unit identification
- Minimum design safety factor of 3, based on yield strength, for load bearing structural components
- Welding is performed by certified welders who have passed the ANSI/AWS D14.1 welding qualification test
- All welding is in accordance with ANSI/AWS D14.1 and ASME BTH-1



Full Capacity2000 Lb. (908 kg)
Half-full Capacity

Shipping dimensions

Ship length37" (93.98 cm)
Ship width33" (83.82 cm)
Ship height58" (147.32 cm)
Ship weight243 Lb. (110.322 kg)
Ship class70
4-digit serial numbers are simply the month & year of manufacture.
Example: 1120 is November 2020
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Fully Enclosed Crate for export of 1 of 288, 286 or GEK-1-305 Series. Crate is heat treated and certified IPPC compliant.

California Proposition 65 Information

WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including barium sulfate, cobalt, titanium dioxide, and 2-methylimidazole, which are known to the State of California to cause cancer, and bisphenol-A, which is known to the State of California to cause birth defects or other reproductive harm.

For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov