Astro Hoist 180

With the attractive outlook and ergonomic design, coupled with impressive lifting capabilities, these modern lifters are gifted in their designs – allowing ease of manoeuvrability, even under maximum load. The high boom, coupled with ultra-low lifting positions, ensures that the Astro Hoist 180 will fit perfectly into any care home, residential or even acute hospital settings.



  • Load displacement technology (via creative design) encourages free wheel movement under maximum load.
  • Ergonomically contoured handle allows reduced stress on carer during handling procedures.
  • Industry leading low lifting position enables easy floor lift applications.
  • High lifting position ensures lifting clearance on pressure care devices.
  • Easy folding position provides good storage & transport solutions.
  • British manufacturing facility provides total confidence to user via exceptional quality and workmanship.
  • Features wide leg opening which makes it easy to approach large complex seating solutions.

Technical Information

  • Frame material – Heavy duty steel
  • Painted finish – High quality, anthracite grey powder coating
  • Product weight – 52kg
  • Floor lifting position – 43cm
  • Maximum boom height – 195cm (172cm lifting clearance)
  • Linak® technical components – Actuators, batteries & housing
  • Tente® castors – Twin roller and rear braked designs
  • Warranty – 5 years frame, 1 year battery – Extended Warranty packages available