Air Spider Basket

The Spider air-powered work basket, renowned for its decades of field use, stands as the industry standard in various demanding environments such as refineries, tank farms, shipyards, offshore platforms, and heavy construction projects.

The redesigned Spider basket has been tailored to meet your requirements, aiming to enhance your ownership experience by reducing costs, improving component reliability, and simplifying product maintenance.


Additional Specifications:

  • Gross Load Capacity: 1000 lb. (453.6 kg)
  • Dimensions: 37 x 29 x 72 in (940 x 737 x 1829 mm)
  • Weight: 210 lb (95.3 kg)
  • Wire Rope Size: 5/16 in (8 mm)
  • Wire Rope Construction: Seale Construction 6 x 19
  • Basket Construction: Aluminum and Steel

This self-contained, single-line unit accommodates two workers, effectively doubling productivity. Contractors have the option to augment it with modular platforms or plank sections to create a double-line suspended scaffold. The modular design allows for quick connection of sections without the need for special tools, enabling the creation of larger working spans with attached flydecks. The unit is equipped with multiple safety features to ensure secure operation throughout its use.

Key Features:

Introducing the redesigned air-powered motor with enhanced features for optimal performance in challenging industrial environments:

  • Reinforced midair transfer point and base wear plates ensure durability.
  • Winding drum hoist provides safe and efficient operation in hazardous and corrosive conditions.
  • Paint and blast media on wire rope do not affect unit operation.
  • Reliable vented transmission prevents corrosive agent ingress, enhancing durability.
  • Constant pressure versa valve ensures immediate and complete stopping upon lever release.
  • Includes built-in breather vent kit for improved ventilation.
  • Simplified wire rope changes and service procedures.
  • Reusable wear parts reduce maintenance costs.
  • Fairlead guide with polymer construction increases lifespan fourfold, featuring a wear indicator.
  • Tension holder assembly with simple polymer components and easy-to-test tension blocks.
  • Enhanced oiler/filter lubricator assembly with simplified mounting, robust brackets, and improved visual management.
  • Special lubricants decrease maintenance time, ideal for harsh industrial environments.
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Why Air Spider Basket?

  • Proven Industry Standard: Trusted for decades in refineries, tank farms, shipyards, offshore platforms, and heavy construction.

  • Enhanced Reliability: Redesigned for improved component reliability and durability.

  • Safety in Hazardous Environments: Winding drum hoist ensures safe operation in hazardous and corrosive conditions.

  • Corrosion Resistance: Components like the vented transmission and polymer fairlead guide resist corrosion, extending lifespan.

  • Ease of Maintenance: Simplified service procedures, reusable wear parts, and easier wire rope changes reduce downtime.

  • Advanced Safety Features: Constant pressure versa valve ensures immediate and complete stopping for enhanced safety.

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