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Lifting Plate & Chain

Engine Hoist Chain or Lift Chain & Adaptor Plate

Engine Lifting Chain & Plate adaptorThe lifting plate bolts to the intake manifold and the chain connects it to the engine hoist for removing the engine.

How to use a lifting chain & plate:

Engine Lifting Plate Adaptor & Chain for hoisting an engine with a hyraulic liftWhen using either a plate or a chain, grade 8 bolts must be used to insure your safety. It is not recommended to use a lifting plate with an aluminum manifold. It is not recommended to use a chain when leaving the transmission connected to the engine.
Lifting chain & plate as seen in Basic Engine Building:

ALT TEXTAt the end of the lift you can see the lifting plate attached to the engine.
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