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D&E Foundry Little Dipper is available in 50, 100, and 150-pound Aluminum capacity. (150-pound shown) Other capacities by request.
The Ladle is designed to dip into a furnace while keeping the tilt hardware out of the molten metal. The “Little Dipper Motorized” is equipped with an Actuator to power tilt the ladle.
The Model LD-2000-42 Lift Device is a self-contained, 12VDC powered ladle lift. The unit features a 2” bore x 42” stroke cylinder fed by a 2500 psi 12 VDC power supply and is capable of lifting a maximum of 4,500 Lbs.
The Hydraulic system comes filled with a Fire Safe hydraulic fluid and it is important to use a compatible fluid when refilling.