Check out all new product and news announcements below.

Graphite Lubrication Stick

January 2021 – Knight has introduced a new feature to their chain Hoists!

The graphite lubrication stick is a “drop-in” stick inside of the gear tower of a hoist. It lubricates the 2 chains as the hoist cycles, which will promote longer chain life.

This amazing feature is now included in all of Knight’s chain Hoists!

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NEW SDS SPEED HOIST

November 2020 –  Knight is introducing the latest edition to their extensive hoist family, the SDS SPEED HOIST!

This electric hoist contains many of the same features as the D-Series Servo Hoist introduced in 2019, including the “safety drop stop” system. It utilizes a simpler analog handle with an UP/DOWN thumb switch, ensuring that the hoist can be operated with minimal training. The

Heavy Duty Pneumatic Arm - Sunroof Lift Assist

April 2020 – With two heavy duty pneumatic arms on either side of a floor mounted post, this unique fixture was designed to accommodate two assembly lines in the customer’s plant. Watch the video below!

D-SERIES SERVO HOIST HIGHLIGHTED IN VIDEO BY YASKAWA

October 2019 – Servo systems and industrial robotics manufacturer, Yaskawa America, visited Knight Global for a look at Knight’s new low-cost D-Series Servo Hoist. The video they created focuses on the technology behind it and how Yaskawa was able to work side-by-side with Knight to create an affordable option for servo-driven reliability and ultra-smooth operation.

NEW ERAIL ELECTRIFIED RAIL SYSTEMS

September 2019 – Knight’s ERail (Patent Pending) Electrified Rail Systems are a complete power supply suspension system that can be used in combination with Knight Servo Systems, VFD tractors, power tools, and other electrical devices.

The ERAD Series is a fully enclosed electrical system that eliminates the stack-up of runway festooning. The power travels through a conductor power rail (ERail), mounted on top of

KNIGHT HOSTS EMPLOYEE APPRECIATION DAY / CAR SHOW

July 17, 2019 – Knight Global held its annual Employee Appreciation Day / Car Show where lunch was provided for 200+ employees. A variety of classic, custom, and luxury cars/bikes were showcased, with 5 winners being chosen for to receive Knight’s “Autoshow Award” for their vehicle. See the winners below!

 

 

KNIGHT BEGINS PRODUCTION WITH NEW LASER TUBE CUTTER

July, 2019 – Knight Global begins production with their new Laser Tube Cutter. This fully automated machine increases productivity significantly and can produce high-quality cuts in aluminum, stainless steel, copper, and more. Check out the video below to see it in action!

 

KNIGHT TOOL FEATURED IN THE NEW YORK TIMES

 

July 5th, 2019 – Workers assembling cars at a Ford Motor plant in Chicago. The manufacturing sector, a major driver of growth in the last two years, has been cooling. Read the article here!
Photo Credit: Jim Young/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images
 

KNIGHT EMPLOYEE GOLF OUTING

June 29th, 2019 – Knight Global’s employees celebrated their annual Golf Outing at the Fountains Golf Course in Clarkston, MI. With over 70 employees and friends in attendance, the participants took to the green, beginning a friendly tournament. 1st Place trophies were 3D printed and painted by Knight’s very own John D. (Designer) and Dano P. (Assembly Engineer).

NEW D-SERIES LOW COST SERVO HOIST

March 2019 – Knight Global develops a dynamic lower cost “D-Series” Servo Hoist. This hoist has all of the same programmable capabilities as the current Servo Hoist systems, minus I/O. This new version of the servo hoist allows Knight Global to be more competitive with the lower end Intelligent Assist Devices (IAD’s) in the industry without sacrificing safety or intelligence features. Click here