Ingot tongs

Ingot tongs

These tongs lift and handle ingots. They can be mechanical or electro-hydraulic

MECHANICAL SYSTEMà when the tong is on the ingot the ratchet turn of 90° and the levers open. As soon the tong starts to raise, the ingot is clamped between its inner and outer jaw.

ELECTRO-HYDRAULIC SYSTEMà  Tongs operate mechanically in opening step. During the closing step a cylinder, fed by a minipowerpack, exert a pressure that allow a soft closing  for the joints.

They are usually used in hard workplaces market by burdensome working conditions and hard  handling.

They can be thought for all industrials applications in every kind of environment. They are usually used in  steel works, roll mill plants and harbour.


Characteristics – Tongs that are already working

Maximum load: 500ton

Maximum diameter: 3000mm

Maximum temperature: 950°

For more info, please ask our technical department.