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chainfall

[cheyn-fawl] /ˈtʃeɪnˌfɔl/
noun
1.
a type of hoist with a chain attached to a fixed raised structure or beam and used to lift very heavy objects.
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  • On the day the accident occurred, a five-ton manual chainfall hoist failed while hoisting the steel plate.
  • Provide evidence that the chainfall is certified annually.

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