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FIRST MATE 5PF5 SERIES

Simple Perfection
Our First Mate series portable davit cranes quite
simply, are perfect for a large variety of lifting jobs.
Simple set-up, easy to use and easy to transport,
makes the First Mate ideal for multiple station
service. With multiple bases in place, the First
Mate goes anywhere you need an affordable,
portable davit crane.
850 lb Capacity (385 kg)
Portable Davit Crane
• Rugged and affordable
• Manual or Power Winch Operation
• 360° Rotation
• Five Corrosion-Resistant Finishes
• Easy, No-Tools Assembly/
  Disassembly
• Variety of Bases
• 2-Year Warranty

Our winches and cranes work
harder to make your work easier!


Set up a Davit Crane
and take it EASY!

EASY ON YOUR BACK
Easily lift and position loads up to 850 lbs
(385 kg) and up to 79 ft (24 m) below base.
Longer lifts available.

First Mate can be configured with a spur
gear or worm gear hand winch for short lifts
or a power winch for long lifts.

EASY ON YOUR BUDGET

Powerful and affordable - Lift heavy loads more
economically than alternative methods. Install
multiple bases - Quickly fold down crane and
move from station to station or mount on wheel
base and take the crane to your task.

EASY SETUP AND TAKE DOWN

Pedestal, flush or wall mount bases are simply
anchored to existing pump stations, floor slabs
or other solid surfaces with four anchor bolts. Crane installs in minutes with no tools
necessary.

Simple installation allows mounting on roof
tops,trucks, boats, docks, silos, towers
and more!
FEATURES AND BENEFITS

WELDED STEEL CONSTRUCTION
Crane and base fabricated from heavy duty
structural steel that meets ASTM standards.

CORROSION RESISTANT FINISHES
Powder coating is standard on crane.
Four optional finishes available.

ADJUSTABLE BOOM ANGLE
3 convenient positions for operation.
PORTABLE
Crane quickly folds down and locks for
storage or transport.
360° ROTATION
Bearing on bottom of mast allows smooth
and easy rotation while under load.
HEADACHE BALL (Optional)
Keeps cable taut when no load is attached.
Sold separately.
WIRE ROPE ASSEMBLY
Available in a variety of lengths in galvanized
and stainless steel. Sold separately.
QUICK MOUNT WINCH (fig. 4)
Once attached to bracket, the winch can be
quickly mounted or removed from crane.
EASY ASSEMBLY & DISASSEMBLY
Clevis style stainless steel pins allow for
easy assembly, quick boom adjustments and
disassembly - No tools necessary.
CRANE STANDARDS
Meets CE and relevant ASTM standards.
VARIETY OF BASES
Pedestal, flush, wall and wheel bases
provide a variety of mounting solutions.
Sold separately

Portable Davit Cranes
Hand Winch Operation
Up to 850 LB (385 kg) capacity
Ordering your crane is a easy as 1. . . 2 . . . 3 . . .

Select the option that best suits your needs for
each item. Fill in the boxes below to create your
crane number.
i.e. 5PF5G-M1
* Leave blank for standard powder coat finish
4
Order your Base, Wire Rope Assembly and
Optional Accessories separately. See below.
• Two-Year Limited Warranty
CRANE MODEL

Crane Rotates 360° on a sleeve bearing in the base. Handle on
   crane makes rotation easy.
Adjustable Boom Angle with 3 different positions for operation.
Crane folds down for storage or transport.
Optional Lock holds crane position at 30° increments.
Please contact us for firm fixed price and delivery
¹Standard crane comes corrosion resistant electrostatic powder
coated finish (red).
Other finishes available. See option 2.
OPTIONAL FINISHES

• Galvanized Finish provides extra protection against corrosion.
• Stainless Steel Models are constructed of 304 or 316 stainless
  steel with an electro-polished finish for superior corrosion
  resistance.
• Epoxy Grey Finish provides extra protection against corrosion.
WINCH MODELS

• Hand Winch Operated Models include spur gear 3 or
   worm gear hand winch with brake for load control. Model
   M2 winch can be drill-driven, 300 rpm max.
• Power Winch Operated Models include electric winch
   with pendant control and brake. Other power options
   available, please contact us.
• Quick Disconnect Anchor for quickly attaching or
   removing wire rope equipped with a swaged ball fitting.

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PRICING FOR 5PF5 SERIES PORTABLE DAVIT CRANE - Crane Only
Model No.
Description
Weight
Price
crane only, red powder coat
59 lbs
$452
crane only, galvanized
59 lbs
$543
crane only, 304 stainless steel
59 lbs
$817
crane only, 316 stainless steel
59 lbs
$1,242
crane only, gray epoxy
59 lbs
$564

Model No.
Description
Weight
Price
3
Winch Only Pricing
spur gear hand winch only, zinc plated
17 lbs
$425
worm gear hand winch only, powder coat finish
42 lbs
$984
worm gear hand winch only, gray epoxy finish
42 lbs
$1,322
spur gear hand winch only, stainless steel
24 lbs
$1,075
electric winch (115/1/60VAC) with 6ft pendant control, enamel finish
73 lbs
$2,478
worm gear hand winch only, gray epoxy finish
42 lbs
$3,171
electric winch (115/1/60VAC) with 6ft pendant control, enamel finish
110 lbs
$2,994
electric winch (115/1/60VAC) with 6ft pendant control, gray epoxy finish
110 lbs
$3,617
electric winch (12 volt DC) with 10ft pendant control, enamel finish
105 lbs
$4,090
electric winch (12 volt DC) with 10ft pendant control, gray epoxy finish
105 lbs
$4,714

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First Mate Series Bases, Wire Rope Assemblies and Accessories
BASES – sold separately WIRE ROPE ASSEMBLIES – sold separately
Pedestal, Socket (flush mount) or Wall mount style
Wheel Base for floor crane operation. Base includes
   stationary front wheels and rear caster wheels for 360º
   maneuverability. See Model 5BR5.
Important: Base installation is purchaser’s responsibility.
  We recommend consulting a civil engineer or other
  qualified professional. Contact us for installation
  guidelines.
Galvanized or Stainless Steel wire rope assemblies
  with swaged ball fitting to work with the quick
  disconnect anchor on the winch. 316 Stainless Steel
  assemblies available - contact factory.
Model No. Wire Rope Diameter and Length Approx.
Ship Weight
Prices
Galvanized Aircraft Cable With Swivel Hook and Swaged Ball Fitting
3/16 in x 20 ft
3 lbs
$113
3/16 in x 28 ft
4 lbs
$118
3/16 in x 36 ft
4 lbs
$124
3/16 in x 45 ft
7 lbs
$145
1/4 in x 20 ft
4 lbs
$124
1/4 in x 28 ft
5 lbs
$129
1/4 in x 36 ft
6 lbs
$140
1/4 in x 45 ft
7 lbs
$161
1/4 in x 60 ft
9 lbs
$177
1/4 in x 75 ft
11 lbs
$210
 304 Stainless Steel Wire Rope With SS Swivel Hook
and Swaged Ball Fitting
3/16 in x 20 ft
3 lbs
$199
3/16 in x 28 ft
3 lbs
$210
3/16 in x 36 ft
4 lbs
$220
3/16 in x 45 ft
7 lbs
$237
3/16 in x 60 ft
9 lbs
$263
3/16 in x 75 ft
11 lbs
$301
1/4 in x 20 ft
5 lbs
$263
1/4 in x 28 ft
5 lbs
$280
1/4 in x 36 ft
6 lbs
$290
1/4 in x 45 ft
7 lbs
$344
1/4 in x 60 ft
9 lbs
$409
1/4 in x 75 ft
11 lbs
$452
Model No. Wire Rope Diameter and Length Approx.
Ship Weight
Prices
Pedestal Base - Upright Mount
Powder Coat
20 lbs
$188
Galvanized
20 lbs
$226
304 Stainless Steel
20 lbs
$376
316 Stainless Stee
20 lbs
$564
Gray Epoxy
20 lbs
$237
Socket Base - Flush Mount
Powder Coat
20 lbs
$156
Galvanized
20 lbs
$188
304 Stainless Steel
20 lbs
$312
316 Stainless Stee
20 lbs
$468
Gray Epoxy
20 lbs
$199
Wall Mount Base
Powder Coat
22 lbs
$317
Galvanized
22 lbs
$382
304 Stainless Steel
22 lbs
$634
316 Stainless Stee
22 lbs
$951
Gray Epoxy
22 lbs
$398
Wheel Base
Powder Coat
80 lbs
$763
Gray Epoxy
80 lbs
$957
Base Extension
Powder Coat
17 lbs
$258
Galvanized
17 lbs
$312
304 Stainless Steel
17 lbs
$516
316 Stainless Stee
17 lbs
$774
Gray Epoxy
17 lbs
$323

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Accessories - Sold Separately
Base Installation Anchor Kits
4 Hilti® Torque controlled expansion
anchors
Approx. Ship Weight: 1.5 lbs
Headache Ball
Keeps cable taut when no load is attached.
Fits 1/8” to 1/4” wire rope diameters.
Approx. Ship Weight: 10 lbs
Model No.
Description
Price
Painted Steel
$172
Polished 316 Stainless Steel
$263
Model No.
Description
Price
four (4) zinc plated steel fasteners 1/2'' x 5.5''
$32
four (4) 304 stainless steel fasteners 1/2'' x 5.5''
$124
four (4) 316 stainless steel fasteners 1/2'' x 5.5''
$210

Drill Drive Kits
Approx. Ship Weight: 21 lbs

Cable Spool - 316 Stainless steel reel
winds up wire rope when detached from crane.

Approx. Ship Weight: 12
Model No.
Description
Price
Corded Kit: 120 VAC, 11 amp, 330rpm drill-motor to power drive the hand winch. Includes 1-1/8” hex drive socket. (for cranes configured with the M2 winch option only)
$1,263
Cordless Kit: 60 V Brushless Motor, 300rpm drill-motor to power drive the hand winch. Includes 1-1/8” hex drive socket. (for cranes configured with the M2 winch option only)
$1,473
Model No.
Description
Price
Stainless Steel cable spool
$376

Wire Rope Keeper - Stainless Steel
bracket attaches to base or other
structure to hold free end of the wire
rope when detached from crane.
Approx. Ship Weight: .5 lbs

5PF5 Series Rotational Lock
Holds crane position at 30° increments.
Approx. Ship Weight: 3 lbs
Model No.
Description
Price
304 stainless steel wire rope keeper
$27
316 stainless steel wire rope keeper
$59
Model No.
Description
Price
316 Stainless Steel lock for pedestal, wall and flush mount bases
$167

LIMIT SWITCH READY WINCH OPTION
Limit switch winch option requires purchase
of Limit Switch and Headache Ball
(sold separately- see bottom of page)

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LIMIT SWITCH READY WINCH PRICING
Model No.
Description
Approx. Ship Weight
Price
electric winch (115/1/60 VAC) with 6 ft pendant control, enamel 
90 lbs
$2,800
electric winch (115/1/60 VAC) with 6 ft pendant control, epoxy gray
90 lbs
$3,494
electric winch (115/1/60 VAC) with 6 ft pendant control,  enamel
115 lbs
$3,316
electric winch (115/1/60 VAC) with 6 ft pendant control, epoxy gray 
115 lbs
$3,940
electric winch (12 volt DC) with 10 ft pendant control, enamel
110 lbs
$4,413
electric winch (12 volt DC) with 10 ft pendant control, epoxy gray 
110 lbs
$5,036

PERFORMANCE
First Mate 5PF5 Series Performance¹
Lift Below Floor Level with Pedestal Base
Lift Below˛ Floor
Minimum (C)
Maximum (A)
Wire Rope Diameter
Wire Rope Length
Winch Configurations
(ft)
(m)
(ft)
(m)
(in)
(mm)
(ft)
(m)
M1
M2
M3
E2
E4
6
1.8
9
2.7
3/16
5
20
6
x
-
x
-
x
14
4.2
17
5.1
3/16
5
28
8.5
x
-
x
-
x
22
6.7
25
7.6
3/16
5
36
10.9
x
-
x
-
x
31
9.4
34
10.3
3/16
5
45
13.7
x
-
x
-
x
46
14
49
14.9
3/16
5
60
18.2
-
-
x
-
x
61
18.5
64
19.5
3/16
5
75
22.8
-
-
x
-
x
76
23.1
79
24
3/16
5
90
27.4
-
-
x
-
x
6
1.8
9
2.7
1/4
6
20
6
-
x
x
x
x
14
4.2
17
5.1
1/4
6
28
8.5
-
x
x
x
x
22
6.7
25
7.6
1/4
6
36
10.9
-
x
x
x
x
31
9.4
34
10.3
1/4
6
45
13.7
-
x
x
x
x
46
14
49
14.9
1/4
6
60
18.2
-
x
-
x
x
61
18.5
64
19.5
1/4
6
75
22.8
-
x
-
x
x
For longer lifts - Up to 285 ft. (86.8 m) - Please contact us.
¹ Performance Characteristics are for standard products. Non-standard products may vary from the original design. Contact us
  for this information.
² Lift below floor level varies depending on boom position and base configuration. For longer lifts please contact us
First Mate 5PF5 Performance Ratings¹ For all winch configurations
Boom
Position
Load Rating² 1/8" (3mm)
Diameter wire rope
Load Rating² 3/16" and 1/4"
(5 & 6mm) Diameter wire rope
(LB)
(kg)
(LB)
(kg)
A
500
226
500
226
B
570
258
600
272
C
570
258
850
385
¹ Performance Characteristics are for standard products. Non-standard products may vary from the
  original design. Contact us for this information.
² Load Rating with 7x19 Galvanized Aircraft Cable. Load Rating may be reduced with other rope types.



First Mate Reach & Height Above Floor
Boom
Position
Hook
Reach
Pedestal
Base
Hook Height
Roll Base
Flush or
Wall Base
(in)
(mm)
(in)
(mm)
(in)
(mm)
(in)
(mm)
A
42
1066
40
1016
44.5
1130
26
660
B
35
889
60
1524
64.5
1638
46
1168
C
24
609
70
1778
74.5
1892
56
1422
Dimensions are for reference only and subject to change without
notice.
IMPORTANT:  It is the owner or operator’s responsibility to determine the suitability of the equipment to its
 intended use. Study all applicable codes, manuals and regulations. Be sure to read the Owner’s
 Manual supplied with the equipment before operating it.
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