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Overhead Crane - Equipment Inspection Form
An inspection checklist form designed for overhead cranes. Satisfactory / un-satisfactory checklist categories evaluate interference, leakage, cracks, twisted lines, loose hardware, etc.
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What is an Overhead Crane Inspection?
The frequency and type of inspections required for an overhead crane are determined
by its service class. Frequencies range from daily to monthly. In this general
Overhead Crane Inspection, the observer is asked to mark Satisfactory, Un-satisfactory,
or N/A for each of the following questions. If "Un-satisfactory" is selected for any answer
then the observer will be required to fill out comments explaining the issue.
All functional operating mechanisms for maladjustment interfering with proper operation
Deterioration or leakage in lines, tanks, valves, drain pumps, and other parts of air or hydraulic systems
Hooks with deformation or cracks
Hoist chains, including end connections, for excessive wear, twist, distorted links interfering with proper function, or stretch beyond manufacturer's recommendations
All functional operating mechanisms for excessive wear of components
Rope reeving for noncompliance with manufacturer's recommendations
Deformed, cracked, or corroded members
Loose bolts or rivets
Cracked or worn sheaves and drums
Worn, cracked or distorted parts such as pins, bearings, shafts, gears, rollers, locking and clamping devices
Excessive wear on brake system parts, linings, pawls, and ratchets
Load, wind, and other indicators over their full range, for any significant inaccuracies
Gasoline, diesel, electric, or other powerplants for improper performance or noncompliance with applicable safety requirements
Excessive wear of chain drive sprockets and excessive chain stretch
Electrical apparatus, for signs of pitting or any deterioration of controller contactors, limit switches and pushbutton stations
Reduction of rope diameter below nominal diameter due to loss of core support, internal or external corrosion, or wear of outside wires
A number of broken outside wires and the degree of distribution or concentration of such broken wires
Worn outside wires
Corroded or broken wires at end connections
Corroded, cracked, bent, worn, or improperly applied end connections
Severe kinking, crushing, cutting, or unstranding
Hoisting and lowering
Limit switches, locking and safety devices
This form is a sample report which can be imported into your iScout account and modified to fit your organization's policies and procedures.