Source for server lift/hoist?

Adrian Graham witchy at
Mon Jul 4 19:41:22 CDT 2016

On 04/07/2016 23:57, "Noel Chiappa" <jnc at> wrote:

> So there was some discussion a while back about using lifts to put heavy gear
> in racks. I'm going to be doing some of that soon, and I was wondering how I'd
> go about acquiring something like that at a non-exorbitant price? (eBait was
> not useful, and Googling "user server lift" didn't produce anything either.)
> Any ideas?
>     Noel

At work we were given a Genie Lift a few years ago, for a manual lifting
device it's easily one of the best things I've used. Almost child's play to
get something like an AlphaServer ES45 off the workshop bench and back into
a rack single handedly. They'll even carry fully loaded HP Bladecenters.
Just :)

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