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Model 85A

Pour ONLY a 55-gallon (210 liter) steel drum with Morse model 85A
Pour ONLY a 55-gallon (210 liter) steel drum with Morse model 85A
Lock drum in horizontal position for pouring
Lock drum in horizontal position for pouring, or at 45 degrees up or down.
Lock drum upright for transporting
Lock drum upright for transporting

Morse model # 85A and 85AM
Drum holder has cinch chain and ratchet to secure the drum
Model 85A and 85AM have a cinch chain and ratchet to secure the drum

Morse 85A and 85G Series Below-Hook Drum Carriers
Handle ONLY a 55-Gallon (210 liter) Steel Drum

Morse 85A and 85G Series to Lift and Pour a heavy drum within your reach.

Below-hook drum carriers to lift, rotate and control drum pouring within your reach. Turn drum by hand 360o in either direction.

Morse Below-Hook Drum Carriers enable you to move and pour a drum within your reach. Dispense drum contents with your hoist or crane. Even lift and invert a drum with drum faucet in place.

You manually control drum tilting 360 degrees in either direction. These drum carriers require that you manually grasp the drum to control the drum tilt. The drum carrier can be locked with drum in vertical position for transporting, or locked in the horizontal position to pour. Release tilt-locks on drum carrier for hand-controlled tilt at any angle.

Below-hook drum carriers to lift, rotate and control drum pouring within your reach. Turn drum by hand 360o in either direction by hand. Lock drum in upright position for moving.

Morse Below-Hook Drum Carriers enable you to move and pour a drum within your reach. Dispense drum contents with your hoist or crane. Even lift and invert a drum with drum faucet in place.

The drum carrier can be locked with drum in vertical position for transporting, or locked in the horizontal position to pour. Release tilt-locks on drum carrier for hand-controlled tilt at any angle.

Drum Carrier Capacity:

  • Full drum up to 800 Lb. (363 kg)
  • Half-full drum* up to 500 Lb. (227 kg)

Model 85G

Pour drum with Morse below hook drum carrier
Pour ONLY a 55-gallon (210 liter) steel drum with Morse model 85G
 Tilt drum with Morse below-hook drum carrier
Lock drum in horizontal position, or at 45 degrees up or down.
Morse model 85G below-hook drum carrier
Lock drum upright for transporting safely

Morse model 85G
3-Piece drum holder with toggle clamp
Model 85G has a 3-piece drum holder
IMPORTANT: This model will only work on a round drum. If the drum is dented or out-of-round, you may not be able to secure the holder around the drum.
Model # Drum Carrier
Description
Handle Domestic
Ship Weight
Domestic
Ship Dimensions
85A Cinch Chain and Ratchet Drum Holder Handle ONLY a ribbed 55-gallon (210 liter) steel drum with 22.5" (57.2 cm) diameter between ribs. There is some flexibility in the drum holder to secure drums that are dented or out-of round.
44 Lb.
(20 kg)
L39" W27" H10"
(99 x 68 x 25.4 cm)
85AM Adds Spark Resistant Parts Handle ONLY a ribbed 55-gallon (210 liter) steel drum with 22.5" (57.2 cm) diameter between ribs. There is some flexibility in the drum holder to secure drums that are dented or out-of round.  46 Lb.
(20.9 kg)
85G 3-Piece Drum Holder Handle ONLY a ribbed 55-gallon (210 liter) steel drum with 22.5" (57.2 cm) diameter between ribs.
IMPORTANT:
This model will only work on a round drum. If the drum is dented or out-of-round, you may not be able to secure the holder around the drum.
55 Lb.
(25 kg)
 
Half-Full Drum Rating

* Half-Full Drum Rating is an indication of capacity for tilting unbalanced, bottom-heavy drum. Partially full drum with unbalanced and shifting load is harder to tilt than full drum.

Morse below-the-hook drum carriers

Important noteIMPORTANT - It is critical to use the correct holder and accessory to lift your drum type and dimensions.

Morse below-the-hook drum handlers and pail handlers are manufactured by Morse Mfg. Co., Inc. in Syracuse, NY 13208 U.S.A.

Note about Load Test and Certificate
IMPORTANT:  Every Morse below-hook drum handler is individually 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 enclosed.

See Load Test Video

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


Last Updated: 03/13/19

Morse 85A and 85G Series Below-Hook Drum Carriers to lift, rotate and control drum pouring within your reach.

 
California Proposition 65 Information
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