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Fixture Hoist #171022 11/17/07 01:12 PM
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I'm looking for a manual fixture hoist that a 2x4 surface mounted fixture can be set on, then jacked up to the ceiling for mounting by 1 man. I've used 'em long ago but can't locate what I'm looking for. Any ideas appreciated.

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Re: Fixture Hoist [Re: Gregtaylor] #171024 11/17/07 01:18 PM
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I never have seen one in my 32 years in the business. If it is only one fixture ask for help. If it's many fixtures get another helper.

Re: Fixture Hoist [Re: Gregtaylor] #171025 11/17/07 01:20 PM
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How about a 'drywall lift' plus a plywood platform to locate the fixture -

http://www.prohoists.com/Shopping.idc?ProductID=5



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Re: Fixture Hoist [Re: Alan Belson] #171027 11/17/07 02:16 PM
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I thought 2x4 fixtures were supposed to be installed by one man.

Re: Fixture Hoist [Re: Alan Belson] #171028 11/17/07 02:37 PM
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