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Verti-Karrier Below-Hook Drum Lifter for 85-gallon (322L) steel drum. Remote grip and release mechanism. Ships with load test certificate.


Specific to model 90-85...
  • Model 90-85 Lifts an upright RIMMED 85-Gallon (322 Liter) Steel Drum
  • Lift drum with 25-1/16" to 25-7/16" (63.7 to 64.6 cm) diameter under the top rim
  • Engages under top rim of drum. Requires drum top to be on and secure
  • Alternating Grip and Release Mechanism enables loading drum in or retrieve from hard-to-reach areas
  • Every unit is individually load tested at the factory at 125% of rated capacity, and ships with load test certificate
All Drum Lifters...
  • Morse Below-Hook 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 Capacity

1000 Lb. (454 kg)

Shipping information

Ship length 39" (99.06 cm)
Ship width 27" (68.58 cm)
Ship height 10" (25.4 cm)
Ship weight 59 Lb. (26.786 kg)
Ship class 77.5
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Operators Manual
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90 Series Verti-Karriers

CE Declaration of Conformity - 90
Parts Diagram
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90-85 Below-Hook Drum Lifter

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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.

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