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Below-Hook Drum Carriers
with 800 Lb. Capacity

(363 kg Capacity)

Model 185A and Model 185AM

Morse Kontrol-Karriers lift, rotate and control the pour of a drum at or above your reach

Below-hook drum carrier

Morse Kontrol-Karriers enable you to lift, rotate and control the pour of a drum at or above your reach

Pouring drums above your reach is easy with Morse Kontrol-Karriers. Dispense drum contents with your hoist or crane. Even lift and invert a drum with a drum faucet in place. You control drum tilting with chain loop, 360 degrees in either direction.

These below-hook drum carriers have a pull chain to control the drum tilt with a 30:1 gear and sprocket ratio for pouring drums.

Capacity:

  • Full drum up to 800 Lb. (363 kg)
  • Half-full drum* up to 500 Lb. (227 kg)
Note about Load Test and Certificate Morse below-the-hook drum handlers and pail handlers are manufactured by Morse Mfg. Co., Inc. in East Syracuse, NY 13057 USA. Every one is independently load tested at the factory at 125% of rated capacity as per American National Standard ANSI/ASME B30.20. . . See Load Test Video

Each Morse below-hook drum handler 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

MORStop Tilt-BrakeAvailable with optional MORStop Tilt-Brake.


It's a CINCH to handle almost any drum, with the
MORcinch Drum Handling System

Drum Handling System



  • Drum holder automatically cinches for 22" to 23.5" (56 to 59.7 cm) diameter drum
  • Accepts MORCINCHTM Options to handle your plastic drum
  • Accepts Diameter Adaptors for your smaller drums
  • Includes safety covered gears for your protection
  • Has durable stress-relief weld joints for years of service
  • Cinch chain has flexible chain cover to help protect drum sidewall
  • Polyester Web Strap and Ratchet Option

Kontrol-Karriers with 800 Lb. (363 kg) Capacity

cinch chain and ratchetModel 185A has the MORCINCH Drum Holder with cinch chain and ratchet mechanism to secure your drum in the drum holder.



Spark resistant drum handler.Model 185AM is like model 185A-HD, but with spark resistant parts.

Options

Use as a plastic drum carrier with Top Rim Clamp option for rimmed plastic or fiber drum
Use as a plastic drum carrier with the
Top Rim Clamp Option for your rimmed
55-gallon drum (210 liter drum)

Below-hook drum carrier with Bracket Assembly Option for rimless plastic drum, or more securely handle fiber / cardboard drum.
Use as a plastic drum carrier
with Bracket Assembly Option
needed for rimless plastic drum.
Also recommended to more
securely handle a fiber / cardboard drum.

Below-hook drum carrier with Diameter Adaptor for smaller drum
Below-hook drum carrier
with Diameter Adaptor for
smaller drum

Asymmetric Drum Cone with slide gate valve - Morse model # 5-SG-90-23
Asymmetric drum cones
can be used with most below-hook drum carriers.

Model # Description Domestic
Ship Weight
Domestic
Ship Dimensions
185A Sized for 55-gallon steel drum (210 liter steel drum) 81 Lb. (37 kg) L40" W10" H39" (102 x 25 x 99 cm)
185AM Sized for 55-gallon steel drum (210 liter steel drum). Has Spark Resistant Parts. 81 Lb. (37 kg) L40" W10" H39" (102 x 25 x 99 cm)
   

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 lifters

Morse below-the-hook drum lifters are manufactured by Morse Mfg. Co., Inc. in East Syracuse, NY 13057. These 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
Last Updated: 11/27/18

Below-Hook Drum Carriers for lifting and pouring drums with your hoist or crane. Drum carriers with 800 Lb. (363 kg) capacity to tilt and pour drum below-hook with hoist or crane.

 
California Proposition 65 Information
warning iconWARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including 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