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Wire Rope Replacement

Lug-All come along ratchet winch hoists are built to last for many years, which means some parts may have to be replaced over time. Virtually every part of a Lug-All hoist can be replaced, including the wire rope assembly. A worn, frayed, or damaged wire rope can be a serious safety risk, so it should…

Benefits of the New U-Frame Design

Since 1949, Lug-All has been making superior manual come along ratchet winch hoists. Our focus has always been on providing our customers with high-quality, long-lasting hoists that can handle the toughest jobs. Because we strive to provide the best possible products, we are always looking for ways to improve. One recent improvement we’ve made to…

Customizable Features on Lug-All Hoists

We often say there are 1,001 uses for a Lug-All. We’ve met and talked to people who use Lug-All come along ratchet winch hoists in the fire protection industry, construction, lawncare and landscaping, home applications, and more. But what is it about Lug-All hoists that make them ideal for so many different industries? One reason…

Lug-All Winch Hoists and Hardware Store Pullers: Maximum Capacity

When you compare Lug-All come along ratchet winch hoists and hardware store come alongs and pullers, hardware store products have one apparent advantage: the cost. If you walk into a local hardware store, you can probably pick up a basic rope or cable puller for around $40. But the benefits of cheaper pullers start and…

Lug-All Spotlight: Homesteading and Heavy Lifting

Uses for a Lug-All winch hoist can be found in almost any situation; just ask Lug-All user David B. David runs a farm and homestead, which means that he does a lot of property maintenance himself. To keep up with the demands of maintaining a large property, David has one tool that he can use…

Benefits of a Reversible Handle

All Lug-All Come Along Manual Ratchet Winch Hoists are designed with ratchet handles that easily attach and detach from the mainframe. The U-frame aligns with two holes at the base of the handle, and the handle locks in place with a wing nut. This simple design makes it easy for users to remove and replace…

What Sets Us Apart: Lug-All Quality and Testing Procedure

Lug-All Cyclical Testing Machine

Lug-All Come Along Ratchet Winch Hoists are some of the most durable and reliable hoists on the market. To ensure that our hoists live up to our high-quality standards, they go through precision machining and rigorous testing processes. Parts are machined to tight tolerances, carefully inspected, and hand-assembled to verify that every hoist is built…

Protecting Your Tools and Equipment From Rust

Lug-All Come aLong Ratchet Winch Hoist in Marine Environment

If you frequently work in or near corrosive environments, such as marine or industrial locations, you know that rust can make a job difficult in many ways. Tools can seize up or break, steel supports can degrade, and steel cables can break apart and snap. Rust, or iron oxide, is the result of a chemical…

Lug-All Spotlight: Structure Framing and Equipment Maintenance

Hyland Timber Framing

We recently had the privilege of talking to Sean H. at Hyland Timber Framing in New York. Hyland Timber Framing fabricates and constructs custom timber framed structures, such as garages, houses, churches, and barns. They use their Lug-All Come Along Ratchet Winch Hoists in two main ways: framing and equipment maintenance. Sean said, “Every time…

Lug-All Marine Grade Come Along Ratchet Winch Hoists Help Towboat and Salvage Company

Shamrock Marine Towing & Salvage is a Towboat US ® franchise that specializes in rescuing commercial fishing and privately-owned boats in the Ocean City, New Jersey, region. They provide many emergency services, which include pulling swamped or sunken boats, towing empty barges, and delivering gasoline and batteries to broken down boats. When called out on…