LONG REACH shackles

Long reach shackles can be used in applications where other shackles cannot reach. When space is at a premium, long reach shackles may eliminate the need for extra hardware when connecting.

Midland Long Reach Shackles

  • Alloy Steel
  • Load Rated
  • WLL forged on body
  • Meets the requirements of ASME B30.26
  • Design factor of 5:1
  • Offered in self-colored or orange urethane finish

Long Reach Shackles

  • Rated for overhead lifting
  • Alloy steel
  • Load rated
  • WLL forged on body
  • Do not exceed working load limit
  • Offered in self-colored or orange urethane finish
  • Meet or exceed ASME B30.26
  • Proof tested at 2.2 times the working load limit
  • Ultimate strength equals five times working load limit
  • When shackles need to be used above 400ºF (204ºC) or below -40ºF (-140ºC), consult factory
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Columbus McKinnon Training


Columbus McKinnon is a global leader in providing expertise and training in the proper use and inspection of rigging and overhead lifting equipment. With a range of comprehensive programs and seminars conducted at venues throughout North America, as well as on site at private companies and industries, Columbus McKinnon courses include:

  • Hoist Maintenance
  • Load Securement
  • Crane & Hoist Inspection
  • Mobile Crane Operator
  • Rigging
  • Safe Hoisting
  • Crane Operator Training
  • Rigging Gear Inspection

Classes are available at our Niagara Training Center and the state-of-the-art Hoist & Rigging Training Center of Excellence in the Center for Occupational Health and Automobile Manufacturing (COHAM) lab at The Ohio State University. The COHAM lab is a hands-on learning center which allows attendees to understand how to properly use and inspect overhead lifting equipment. This leading edge training program is designed to increase workplace productivity and safety in an ergonomically friendly environment.

In addition to the strong knowledge base exemplified by comprehensive training programs, Columbus McKinnon is one of the only manufacturers supplying complete lifting systems to satisfy unique material handling requirements of users in a variety of environments. From jib cranes and hoists to chain slings, clamps, and related attachments; systems include products that are matched specifically to the lifting neeeds of the application. Products may also be modified in order to ensure that th eproper system is in place for the job.

Whether your needs call for a single CM Bandit hoist or a completely engineered system to outfit your production facility, Columbus McKinnon provides the products and expertise to keep your workforce productive and safe.