Lodestars

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CM Lodestar Electric Chain Hoist - Technical Information
... There are two types of CM Lodestars, single speed and two speed ... Both CM Lodestars have rated capacities of 1/8 tons, 1/4 tons, 1/2 tons, 1 ton, 2 tons, and 3 tons however, single speed can have 10, 15, and 20 feet lift, whereas the two speed CM Lodestar only has 10 ... CM Lodestars for wind turbines have more than 300 feet lift, qualifying it for being a long-lift hoist ...
Lockheed Model 18 Lodestar - Operational History
... to build up its military air strength in 1940–41, many American operated Lodestars were impressed as the C-56 ... This was followed by the construction of many new-build Lodestars which were flown by the Army Air Force as the C-60 and U.S ... After the war many Lodestars were overhauled and returned to civilian service, mostly as executive transports such as Dallas Aero Service's DAS Dalaero conversion, Bill Lear's Learstar ...