Simple Overhead Bridge Crane

Simple Overhead Bridge Crane

Build this with the Pulleys 77 piece-set or the Wheels & Pulleys 90-piece set.

For thousands of years, human populations have been utilizing cranes in order to aid in the process of moving and lifting heavy objects. The invention of the crane has been attributed to ancient Greece, where these early devices were typically powered by men or animals.

Overhead cranes are a particular type of crane commonplace in a number of different industrial environments. The overhead or bridge crane can lift and move very heavy objects and are used heavily in the manufacturing and papermaking industries. Make your own Bridge Crane with the help of this video!  

Detailed Crank Assembly and Spool instructions

Detailed Simple Bucket instructions


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