A hoist is a device used for lifting or lowering heavy machinery. Here are 3 advantages of using an electrical hoist. • Increases productivity • Carries a high load capacity • Generates less noise than manual and hydraulic hoist An electric hoist is useful for both industrial and smaller scale uses. This aluminum alloy hoist, that includes an electrical trolley, can carry up to 2 tons. Click to learn more on how you can source first-rate electric, manual, and hydraulic hoists.