About Yale

The brand with a household name and dates back to 1868 when Linus Yale Jr. invented the pin tumbler cylinder lock, and began mass production. Hoist production began in 1875 and material handling solutions have continuously evolved over the years.

Today Yale is part of the worldwide organization Columbus McKinnon and Cranes Direct is proud to be one of the leading  suppliers within the UK, with Parent company Lifting Gear Direct being awarded UK distributor of the year on numerous occasions.

These products are reliable, robust and affordable and a vast range of material handling equipment is available to cover most lifting requirements.


yaleyale productsHere is a small selection of  products including electric hoists, chain block with integral trolley, geared beam trolley and lifting magnets.

Cranes Direct can supply all types of Yale branded lifting equipment products at the most competitive prices around. Call our sales team, email us or fill out a rapid enquiry form for advice, more product information or a quick quote.


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