TRACTEL Griphoist Rescue Kit

Tractel (Grip Hoist)

The Tractel Griphoist Rescue Kit is a man portable manual hoist with traversing wire rope that can lift, pull and place loads across great distances with extreme precision without exceeding the maximum working load limit.  The lever operated wire rope hoist is suitable for use in applications including: Vehicle Extrication, Confined Space Rescue, Building Collapse and Man In Machine rRescues.  These hoists are portable, strong and can be used in any orientation. The design of these hoists allow for a virtually unlimited lift or pull, the limit of which is determined only by the length of wire rope inserted into it.




  • Works in any position (horizontal, vertical or angled)
  • Use with unlimited length of wire rope
  • Easy rigging and set-up
  • No 'jerking' motion when moving load
  • Easy to use, heavy duty, and powerful
  • Increase load capacity with deflection sheaves
  • Overload protection
  • High mechanical advantage
  • Simple change in direction by transferring handle from one lever to another
  • Simple design allows for easy maintenance and cleaning
  • Designed to work in the harshest environments


Model TU-17 TU-28 TU-32
Rope travel/ stroke (in.) 2 1.4 5
Nominal Capacity (lbs). 2,000 4,000 8,000
Hoist Weight (lbs.) 18.5 41 59.5
Wire Rope Length 60 ft. 60 ft. 60 ft.
Dimentions (in.) 20.75 x 9.75 x 4.5 26 x 13 x 5.75 27 x 13 x 6.125
Handle Extended/Closed (in.) 28 / 18 45 / 26 45 / 26
Wire Rope Dia. (in.) 5/16 7/16 5/8
Min. Wire Rope Breaking (lbs.) 10,000 20,000 40,000
Rescue Kit Weight (lbs.) 56 128 165

Rescue Kit Includes:
•   Steel Storage Box
       o Length: 38 in.
       o Width: 9 in.
       o Height: 14.5 in.
•   TU Series Hoist as listed
•   60 ft. wire rope w/ safety hook
•   Wire rope carrying reel
•   Telescopic hoist handle
•   Snatch block pulley
•   6 ft. wire rope sling w/ choker hook
•   6 ft. wire rope sling
•   9 ft. wire rope sling


SHIPPING NOTE: Due to the size/weight of the TU-28 and TU-32 Rescue Kits, shipping/truck delivery may be the best option. There will be no shipping charges shown for these two Rescue Kits at checkout. You may complete your order online or use the "Request A Quote" payment option at checkout. A First Out Rescue Equipment specialist will contact you to make delivery arrangements and give you the final cost of your order, including actual freight charges.

Grouped product items
SKU Product Name Qty
RESCUE TU17K TU17 Rescue Kit
RESCUE TU28K TU28 Rescue Kit
RESCUE TU32K TU32 Rescue Kit