Vestil DCT-85 Hoist Mounted Drum Carrier / Drum Rotator rotates and positions fully loaded 55 gallon steel drums weighing up to 1,500 LBS. This versatile drum lifter is designed to work with 1.) an overhead lifting device using two position lifting bale or 2.) a forklift using integral 5½"L x 2"H fork pockets (forklift attachment strap included). Drums are held in place via a drum locking system that features a ratcheting chain. The DCT-85 drum rotator features a 15' pull chain crank that allows the operator to easily rotate drums up to 360°. Meets OSHA 1910.179 requirements. Model DCT-85-4WFP features 4-way fork pockets.
A 30 gallon drum adaptor and plastic/fiber drum adaptor available - see options below.
Drum must be full to rotate at rated capacity.
Not designed to be used with drums that are very close together. A minimum of 6" of open space between drums is needed for unit to attach to a drum.
The DCT-85 Hoist Mounted Drum Rotator / Drum Carrier is built to order with a normal lead time to leave the warehouse of 15 business days.
- Plastic & Fiber Drum Adapter (also works with steel drums). Comes with Adjusting Arm & Nylon Strap that are put on drum which is then attached to rotator - keeps ratcheting chain on rotator from damaging drum. Fits drums measuring 12" to 21" in diameter and 28¾" to 36¾" high - Model FDA-800
- Dual Ratchet Strap for 30 & 55 gallon steel drums. Factory Installed. Can be used with plastic and fiber drums if used with the FDA-550 adjusting arm option - Model FDRS
- Steel Saddle 30 gal. drum adaptor. Attaches to the inner rim of drum saddle - Model FDC-30
- Hand crank in place of pull chain - Model DCT-R-HC