SOCKETS and EXTENSIONS
Reid Lifting manufactures a range of standard sockets that are suitable for a variety of fixing structures (subject to engineer approval). Available in aluminium, galvanised mild steel, passivated 316L stainless steel and a yellow painted finish.
Socket extensions are designed to provide additional lift height or reach over obstacles, protective rails or walls for 65mm socket/kingpin products. Made from lightweight aluminium alloy, with handles for lifting and carrying, they’re designed to be easy to use. Simply insert them into the existing socket and assemble a standard TDAVIT or PORTADAVIT, as normal, using the extension as its socket.
Socket extensions are available in three standard sizes:
Complete with cover and re-bars, for casting into concrete Complete with cover for resin bonding into existing concrete
Suitable for bolting into existing concrete or steel structures
Comes complete with cover
Suitable for mounting on the side of concrete or steel structures
A brace plate can be supplied for thin-walled concrete
Suitable for bolting into steel structures
Designed to fit open mesh grating or flush with structural steelwork