8500 Series Sky Hooks with Tool Holder Base

Sky Hook Industrial Lifting Device Model 8500 Helps Prevent Back Injuries

Are Your Materials Too Heavy
To Lift Onto Your Workbench or Machine?

8500 Sky Hook Industrial Lifting Device

Let Sky Hook Model 8500 do the work for you!

Sky Hook Model 8500 is ideal for lifting chucks, vises, and large pieces of  materials onto machines and benches as well as useful for maintenance applications. And, when used with a Model 8500 Series Bolt Down Adapter it offers endless lifting applications for use in other areas in your facility. For customers requiring a mobile unit please see Model 8570 , our most versatile device which can be used for practically any lifting application.

The Sky Hook Lifting Device Model 8500 prevents back injuries and is ideal for work or home applications. This 23-lb. lifting device can pivot 360° and is crafted for precision positioning. Safe and simple to use, Sky Hook Model 8500 easily lifts up to 500 lbs. With a base that fits most quick-change tool holders, its one-handed operation does the work of four people in a single step. (See Tool Holder chart below for the correct model # for your tool holder.)

The Sky Hook Model 8500 was designed for customers working in tight lifting conditions with the need for one person to do the lifting job of four. Totally maintenance-free and constructed of high-strength steel, Model 8500 has a limited manufacturers’ warranty and meets all O.S.H.A. requirements.

In many professions, manual lifting is the cause of injury and lost work time. The goal of the Sky Hook design team is to make non-electrical lifting safe, simple and affordable. The Standard Sky Hook Model 8500 is an ideal device for lifting or repositioning heavy materials, machine accessories, or weighty, awkward items, while preventing serious back injuries. Its unique design enables us to assist individuals, as well as almost any company, with virtually all of their lifting requirements.

Easily detached and carried to different locations, this practical, adaptable, labor-saving lifting device is ideal for all general applications. For specialty applications, custom units of Sky Hook Model 8500 are also available.

8500 Sky Hook Industrial Lifting Device Specification SheetCustom Sky Hook Industrial Lifting Devices Are Available

Sky Hook Owners Manual
For over 30 years, customers such as Mike Maul, Manufacturing Engineer with Elliott Microturbines have been raving about USA-made Sky Hook Industrial Lifting Devices.

Sky Hook Model 8500 is a safe lifting solution that answers almost any need.User friendly and adaptable, it makes the job of rotating and positioning a 500-lb. object turnkey. Model 8500 comes with a base designed for your specific tool holder. See the Tool Holder chart below for the correct Model # for your needs.

Accessories like the Choker Collar, Vise Hook, Chuck Hook and BoltDownAdapter make the standard Sky Hook Model 8500 manual lifting device the most practical and flexible labor-saving unit you will find.

Give your back a break! Try the Sky Hook Model 8500. We're sure you'll find an application where the Standard Sky Hook Model 8500 will save you time and help prevent injuries. Contact us today and begin safe lifting practices tomorrow.

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Features and Benefits
  • Load limit 500 lbs.
  • Weighs 23 lbs.
  • Pivots 360°
  • 55" Length of lift
  • Overall height of Sky Hook including base is 25"
  • One rotation of the handwheel = approximately 1" of vertical lift
  • Bases to fit most quick change tool holders
  • Easily detached and carried to different locations
  • Custom modifications available

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is CCR Registered

  • Prevents lifting injuries
  • Bases to fit most quick change tool holders
  • Uses one hand operation that does the work of four people
  • Safely lifts and positions up to 500 lbs. with one person
  • Rotates 360°
  • Designed for precision positioning
  • Operates in tight working conditions
  • Constructed of high strenght steel
  • Is totally maintenance free
  • Has a limited manufacturers warranty
  • Meets O.S.H.A. requirements
  • Made in the U.S.A. since 1969
Model 8500 Series Selection Chart
Sky Hook
Model #
Tool Holder
Accessory Bolt Down Adapter (Sold Separately)
8500-00 KDK 100, 150, 200, NIX 8500-00A
8500-01 Square Turret or 3/4” Tool Block No Adapter
8500-02 CA Aloris, Dorian SD40CA, DTM TP100A, Phase II 400 8500-02-AS
8500-02A BXA Aloris, Dorian SD30BXA, DTM TP75A, Phase II 200 8500-02A-AS
8500-03 CXA Aloris, Dorian SD35CXA, DTM TP90A, Phase II 300 8500-03-AS
8500-04 KDK 300 8500-04-AS
8500-05 DA Aloris, Dorian SD50DA 8500-05-AS


Sky Hook Accessories
Sky Hook Choker Collar

Choker Collar
Model 8507
Vise Hook

Vise Hook
Model 8515
Sky Hook Choker Collar Accessory

Bolt Down Adapters

Sky Hook Chuck Hook Accessorie

Chuck Hook
Model 8520