From today’s top-selling musical performers to international sporting competitions, organisers rely on the Lodestar for consistent performance event after event. Professional riggers have trusted the Lodestar for unsurpassed reliability for decades, and now you can experience the quietest, smoothest-running Lodestar ever. The Lodestar BGV-C1 Series meets the BGV-C1 German regulation for entertainment rigging. Available with fixed or variable speed, the Lodestar BGV-C1 can be adapted to reach a System Integrity Level 3 (SIL3).Price includes:• Chain bag• Approx 0.5 m multi cable with Harting plug• Upper and Lower hook with safety catch• Handles are mounted on to body• Loadcell on suspension hook• Supplied with 20, 25 or 30m HOL (Height Of Lift) load chain. Other HOLs available upon request.
• Electro-mechanical passive double brakes• 5-pocket lift wheel for quiet & smooth operation.• 68 dB operational noise: a result of the double brake system• Gearing: precision machined gears heat treated for strength and durability.• Internal chain guide: PVC black coated for quieter operation• Duty cycle: H-4 duty rated for heavy duty application. FEM class 2m (30 min by 240 s/h)• Capacities - 250 to 1,000 kg• Speeds - 4 to 30 m/min• 10:1 mechanical desing factor• 14:1 load chain design factor• Underload protection: with load cell installed• 4 position limit switch: with active spring micro-switch• Built-in PLC: for safety function monitoring, brake and limit switch integrity, load cell reading, overload and underload settings• Meets or exceeds world standards: meets German regulation BGV-C1
The Lodestar BGV-C1 meets or exceeds the most stringent standards for lifting equipment around the world, including the following: ASME B30.16; ASME HST-1; EC Machine Directive 2006/42 EC; Low Voltage Directive 73/23/EEC; EC EMC Directive 89/336/EEC; FEM 9.511; FEM 9.671; FEM 9.811; FEM 9.683; FEM 9.941; FEM 9.755; EN 12100-1 :2003; EN 12100-2 :2003; EN 60204-1 :2006; EN 349 :1993; EN 60204-32 :1998; EN 55011 :2009; EN 55014 :2006; DIN 568-3; EN ISO 13857 :2008 ; EN 14492-2 :2007; DIN 56950; BS 7905-1; BS 7906-1; CEN 15902 (ex CEN CWA 25); VPLT SR2.0; BGV-C1; EN 818-7 :2008-07
With over 40 years experience in maintaining it’s own rental fleet , Rigging Services offers the same regime of inspection and testing in compliance with the LOLER regulations to it’s clients. Rigging Services engineers are all LEEA qualified as testers , inspectors and verifiers on lifting & rigging equipment. Using its own bespoke software & hand held devices Rigging Services offers a real-time internet based reporting portal of onsite inspections and testing. Use our guest user name and password to log into our unique Onsite Online service and see what we mean. This cost effective , paperless solution allows legal compliance and peace of mind.