“Malo periculosam, libertatem quam quietam servitutem.”
Only the Germans could have something so big and knarly and keep the whole place so clean.
Who's going to work on this stuff when the lockdown generation is in charge? Hat tip to The Derb.
I'm sure it has a much more technical name, or perhaps just a letter-number designation in the company's sales brochures, but "Giant hot thing grabber" works for me. It's perfect.
I have been around the forge shop a few times I think we just called them a crane. But I do know that a vacuum melt ingot that it is moving.
There a really cool vid somewhere on YT of them actually using it to make something, a main shaft for something large and marine, IIRC.Worth a watch.