Our dedicated team will work with you through planning and estimating to
provide the most efficient and cost effective solution available for your
Your success is important and K&N understands that every project must be
delivered on time and within budget. Knowing how to solve a problem within
these parameters is critical. When you bring your cable drum project to K&N,
you can relax with confidence as our team begins to plan the design,
fabrication, testing, and installation of your customized cable drum. Whether
you require a drum for new construction, or you are looking for a new drum
that meets the specifications of an existing hoist, our planners will ensure it
is delivered on schedule and within budget.
Engineering Your Drum
Utilizing the most advanced design and engineering tools available.
Leveraging the most advanced computer software available, our expert
designers and engineers will provide 3-D renderings of your customized
drums. With the added capability to provide comprehensive finite element
analysis (FEA), our engineering team can apply real world simulations that
accurately identify load, stress and deflection points before starting the
fabrication and machining process.
Fabrication & Machining
Our high capacity hoist drum manufacturing capabilities set us apart from
nearly every other drum manufacturing source in North America.
K&N is honored to be considered the “most preferred custom drum
manufacturer” by many of our satisfied customers; this includes government
agencies that require strict adherence to the highest operational and quality
standards in the industry. We attribute our success to our highly trained
team of fabricators and machinists, many with more than 20 years of
professional manufacturing experience.
8 ft. Swing Lathe
8 ft. Swing Lathe
• 33 ft. maximum drum length
• 8 ft. maximum swing
• 80,000 lbs maximum weight
• 40 ft. maximum drum length
• 4 ft. maximum swing
• 45,000 lbs maximum weight
“To us, quality assurance is a process, not an event.”
Each stage of the design and manufacturing process requires constant
quality management and process control. We believe a quality product is a
safe product; that is why we are dedicated to using step-to-step monitoring
protocols to ensure every custom hoist drum is free of defects and safe for
K&N is committed to Total Quality Management and we are constantly
working to improve our processes. Even our best quality control practices are
regularly evaluated with changes made as needed to increase safety,
accuracy and efficiency. This continual improvement philosophy is what
guarantees your cable drum will meet or exceed the highest industrial
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