The Highest Quality Ergonomic, Industrial and Safe Lifting Devices
ATTCO is the leader in providing ergonomic, industrial and safe lifting devices to companies around the world. Manufacturing safe, high-quality, inexpensive lifting devices is what ATTCO has been doing for over 50 years. Sky Hook industrial lifting devices have been manufactured in the USA by our family-owned and operated business for over three generations.
When it comes to industrial lifting hooks, you can’t go wrong with Sky Hook. Our ergonomic lifting device is designed to simplify the process. Our sky hook lifting device is a specialised tool utilised to hoist heavy loads in a manner resembling the stability and versatility of a hook suspended from the sky.
Check out our portable lifting devices to find the right one for your process.
The Sky Hook Industrial Lifting Device is a safe and simple way to lift 227kg in a variety of applications. Therefore, the Sky Hook lifting device is often regarded as one of the top-tier mobile lifting devices in the market. When it comes to portable lifting devices you will be hard-pressed to find a lifting device, better than a Sky Hook.
The Sky Hook lifting device has revolutionised the way industrial lifting hooks operate. With a versatile mounting base, the Sky Hook is essentially one of the most convenient mobile lifting devices on the market.
When you go for an industrial lifting hook that not only makes your job more accessible but also safer than it’s easy to understand why the Sky Hook is regarded as one of the most ideal portable lifting devices. Our mobile lifting devices offer the convenience of portability, enabling efficient transportation and positioning of heavy items across various work environments.
If your process requires an industrial lifting hook, check out our range.
The basic design of the Sky Hook remains the same across our entire product line. The only difference then being the style of base chosen to mount it in. This gives the Sky Hook an unlimited level of versatility in adapting to all types of industrial lifting requirements. Our skyhook portable lifting device combines the benefits of a portable tool with the adaptability of a skyhook, allowing for efficient and versatile lifting of substantial loads.
One of the most notable aspects of the Skyhook lifting device is the numerous modifications that are available. This gives you a range of flexibility that is unprecedented with most portable lifting devices in the market. You can be assured that the Skyhook will change the way any company uses an industrial lifting hook.
This makes Sky Hook, one of the go-to lifting devices for any industry. When you get a Sky Hook, you are basically getting a lifting device that carries an incredible amount of weight but also one that functions perfectly in small spaces, an attribute rarely seen in most mobile lifting devices.
While the Sky Hook can be modified to the limits of the customer’s imagination and lifting requirements, the standard design consists of a few main elements that allow it to stand out from the crowd as a unique, safe, and easy-to-use lifting device.
With most lifting devices, there is an inherent danger of the operator injuring themselves. There are numerous instances of operators suffering serious back injuries at the mercy of a poorly constructed industrial lifting device. However, with the Sky Hook lifting device, this risk is completely negated making it one of the safest portable lifting devices available. Our ergonomic lifting device employs advanced design principles to minimise strain and maximise operator comfort while lifting and moving objects. Furthermore, this type of industrial lifting device requires only a single operator, making it one of the most convenient portable lifting devices on the market.
Today, Sky Hook industrial lifting devices are used to provide safe, inexpensive, manual lifting for hundreds of applications world-wide. Our industrial lifting hooks are heavy-duty tools designed to securely lift and transport large and heavy objects within industrial settings.
So, if you need an industrial lifting device that creates a safe environment for your operators as compared to most lifting devices in the market, then look no further than Sky Hook. You can be assured that you will be purchasing one of the best portable lifting devices that you can possibly find. To find out more about the Sky Hook lifting device, get in touch with us.
Features and Benefits
- Prevents lifting injuries
- Bases to fit most quick change tool holders
- Uses one hand operation that does the work of four people
- Safely lifts and positions up to 500 lbs. with one person
- Pivots 360°
- Designed for precision positioning
- Operates in tight working conditions
- Constructed of high strength steel
- Is totally maintenance free
Our portable lifting devices encompass a range of tools designed for easy relocation and use, facilitating the lifting and shifting of objects without the need for permanent installations.
Sky hook Lifting Devices –Model 8527 with bolt down base
Protect yourself from serious back injury with the Sky Hook model 8527. Ideal for mounting to a bench, a service truck, or a heavy cart…
Protect yourself from serious back injury with the Sky Hook model 8527. Ideal for mounting to a bench, a service truck, or a heavy cart. The model 8527 functions well in tight working conditions and less expensive than a forklift, overhead crane or chain hoist.
Sky hook Lifting Devices - Model 8570 Sky Hook with Mobile Cart
Sky Hook model 8570 is a “mobile” version of the original model 8527 Sky Hook…
Sky Hook model 8570 is a “mobile” version of the original model 8527 Sky Hook More flexible than an overhead crane, this mobile lifting device can be moved from location to location, and is designed to fit narrow aisles and tight, hard to reach areas.
Sky hook Lifting Devices - Model 8565 Sky Hook with Reverse Cherry Picker base
The compact design of Sky Hook model 8565…
The compact design of Sky Hook model 8565 allows easy access into machinery to remove or reposition heavy or awkward items that need to be changed, modified or stored after use. With the flexibility of a 15° rotation in each direction from centre, Sky Hook model 8565 allows you a full 30°of motion when working in tight areas.
Sky hook Lifting Devices - Model 8557 Sky Hook with Middle 4-Leg Base
The Sky Hook model 8557 is the solution for lifting and transporting items off or…
The Sky Hook model 8557 is the solution for lifting and transporting items off or onto benches or pallets and is great for general material handling such as pulling out pumps, motors and other parts.
Sky hook Lifting Devices - Model 8550 Sky Hook with Floor Mounted Base
Designed to bolt easily to floors, Sky Hook model 8550 is perfect for those applications…
Designed to bolt easily to floors, Sky Hook model 8550 is perfect for those applications where you want a unit ready to do the heavy lifting sitting right next to your machine or equipment.
Sky hook Lifting Devices - Model 8540 Sky Hook with Receiver Hitch Base
Sky Hook model 8540 is designed specifically for lifting and loading or unloading of items into or…
Sky Hook model 8540 is designed specifically for lifting and loading or unloading of items into or out of your service van or ute. Lightweight, portable and easily detached, model 8540 is great for mechanics, repairman, contractors or anyone with a heavy item that needs safe lifting.
Sky hook Lifting Devices - Model A8570 Sky Hook Mobile Cart w/ articulating arm
All new Sky Hook with Mobile Cart Base…
All new Sky Hook with Mobile Cart Base and Articulating Arm is the most versatile tool you could have in your facility. With a 360° range of motion complimented by an extended 36” total reach and articulating arm manoeuvrability, you can pick a load from inside a machine or over a bench then set it down at any location on the top pan of the cart.Safely lifts and positions up to 250 lbs (113 kg) with one person.
Sky hook Lifting Devices - Model 8560 Sky Hook with Cherry Picker base
Sky Hook model 8560 with Cherry Picker Base is perfect for liftin heavy or awkward objects…
Sky Hook model 8560 with Cherry Picker Base is perfect for liftin heavy or awkward objects from their shipping or packing materials because its one-handed operation does the work of four people. Smaller and more agile than the traditional cherry picker model, its compact design makes it perfect for tight, hard to reach areas.
Sky hook Lifting Devices - Model 8500 Series Sky Hooks with Tool Holder Base
The 8500 series prevents back injuries and is ideal for…
The 8500 series prevents back injuries and is ideal for lifting chucks, vices and large pieces of material onto lathes, mills, benches and other equipment.
Chuck Hook Accessory model 8520
Price: $295 + GST
Choker Collar Accessory model 8507
Price: $295 + GST
Vice Hook Accessory model 8515
Price: $195 + GST
Bolt Down Adaptor Accessory model 8500-00A
Price: $295 + GST
Buy Sky Hook Lifting Device in Australia
If you are planning to buy sky hooks, you have come to the right place. At Modern Tools, we have skyhook portable lifting devices built to offer a safe lifting experience. Our industrial lifting hooks enable easy reach while preventing lifting injuries. Every device is built to adhere to the highest standards and you can have the peace of mind of a seamless and safe experience.
At Modern Tools, our goal is to offer a broad range of machine tools to suit the diverse requirements of industries. We have portable lifting devices available at a competitive price. There are a variety of models to choose from to ensure that you get the mobile lifting device that matches your exact specifications. For more information about our lifting devices, feel free to speak to our experts.
Frequently Asked Questions
Sky Hooks are a series of stationary and mobile lifting devices made to provide users with a safe, high quality lifting apparatus that will keep people safe, prevent injuries, and help move awkward or difficult-to-reach loads. Sky Hooks are capable of lifting up to 227kg, and there are so many different kinds of Sky Hooks that they can be used in any location in any industry.
Yes, they are. Modern Tools is proud to be a supplier of Sky Hook lifting devices, and believe that their place in the Australian market is not only well founded, but justly deserved. The Sky Hook range is some of the safest, most well-constructed lifting devices we’ve seen, and they meet all prerequisites for their kind stipulated in Australian law.
Almost anywhere! Sky Hooks come in all shapes and sizes, some without a platform, some with, some designed to be drilled into the floor while others are on wheels. Some are uni-directional, some pivot in a full circle, while others still have an articulating arm. Sky Hooks are designed to be used in a variety of situations and spaces and if you’ve got a tricky area frequently used for heavy lifting, chances are there’s a Sky Hook that’ll fit the bill.