Remote Control Grab

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A remote control grab is either a dual scoop clamshell grab that uses radio control technology. Compared with traditional single-rope grab buckets, wireless grabs offer superior safety standards, increased accuracy levels and faster performance.

Typically, remote control grabs operate in combination with single-hook cranes and ship deck cranes to load or unload bulk materials. And the benefit is that you no longer need wires and cable reels.

OUCO remote control grab buckets use wireless transmitters that can be operated up to a maximum distance of 400 meters from the grab receiver. The remote control grab’s batteries last for roughly 100 hours. Capacity from 2 CBM up to 35 CBM.

Why Choose OUCO As Your Radio Remote Control Grab Manufacturer?

After 40 years of experience and countless collaborations with leading brands, OUCO has become the top-choice radio remote control grab manufacturer in China.

We have high manufacturing standards and our factory is equipped with state-of-the-art grab production equipment.

We offer a tailored approach, certified quality, and innovative technologies to improve the efficiency of bulk handling.

Remote Control Grab

Remote Control Grab Specialist

Remote control grabs are OUCO’s best-selling product, significant expertise and reliable quality, which enabled us to have many stable customers worldwide. Moreover, our factories boast high productivity, ensuring short lead times:

  • For the standard 12 CBM grab suitable for most operations, expect lead times of just 1 or 2 weeks.
  • Semi-custom products, built upon our standard offering, typically require 30 to 45 days for delivery.
  • Fully customized remote control grabs are available with lead times of 2 months.

(Note: delivery times may vary depending on certification requirements)

China professional remote control grab
black wireless remote control grab

Advantages of OUCO Remote Control Grab

  • Certified by ABS, CCS, BV, ISO 9001, compliant with CE standard
  • Utilizes WPS/WQS standard welding process
  • Features OUCO Patented balance frame for easy balance adjustment
  • Provides a greater signal range of the remote control (200M-400M)
  • Employs smaller and more durable lithium batteries
  • Adheres to C5M/CX Painting & Coating Standards
  • Offers flexible capacity adjustment with kick plate
  • Allows for pausing in the air at any time via remote control
  • Enables controllable release speed for precise unloading

Latest Finished Remote Control Grab

4 CBM remote control grab

4 cubic meters remote control grab, standard product: lifting capacity 12t, grab weight 5t, material weight 7t, working height 8.2m. Of course, we also support customization according to your needs.

12 CBM remote control grab

With a capacity of 12 cubic meters, The use of European imported remote control and high range battery to ensure that it has a long service life. The signal range is 100m, and it can be used for 30 hours on a single charge.

14 CBM remote control grab

This 14 CBM grab is customized according to customer requirements, in order to make the grab better penetrate into the material and obtain fill better, we use high quality steel to increase the self-weight.

14 CBM remote control grab(single cylinder type)

This grab was designed as single oil cylinder according to the customer’s requirement, which is a very special requirement that almost no manufacturer would do. After we delivered the product, the customer expressed satisfaction.

15 CBM remote control grab

This grab volume is 15m³, fot the crane with SWL of 28 tons, as a large grab, supports the material specific gravity of 0.6 – 3.05t/m³, self-weight 9.5t, the closing rope length is 12m, Operated by wireless remote control.

13 CBM remote control grab

Six sets of wireless remote control grabs customized for Japanese clients, compatible with OUCO eco hoppers, suitable for handling various bulk materials, featuring easy operation and flexible usage.

3 CBM radio remote control grab
  • Capacity: 3m3
  • SWL of Crane: 25T
  • Density: 0.8m3-2.5m3
  • Deadweight: 9500kg
12 CBM radio remote control grab
  • Capacity: 6-8-10-12m3
  • SWL of Crane: 25T
  • Density: 12m3 (0.6t/m3), 6m3 (2.2t/m3)
  • Deadweight: 8600kg
14 CBM radio remote control grab
  • Capacity: 14m3
  • SWL of Crane: 29T
  • Density: 0.9t-1.3t/m3
  • Deadweight: 10500kg



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What is a Remote Control Grab?

The remote control grab is the equipment used to load and unload bulk cargo. It is the best alternative to electro-hydraulic grabs.

This type of grab is operated using a remote control. It’s always 2 scoops type.

The remote control grab is powered by a battery. And the batteries of it can last for about 30 days until you need to charge it.

The remote control grab uses a radio control mechanism. This means it does not need to be equipped with:

  • electricity supply
  • grab stabilizer
  • power cables
  • cable drum system
  • electric panel
  • pedals in the crane
  • motor
  • hydraulic pump

In other words, the remote control grab is a wireless grab.

Remote Control Grab Operation
Wireless control of bulk cargo handling
How Does the Remote Control Grab Works?

Remote control grab buckets rely on signals from both a transmitter and a receiver. The transmitter, in this case, typically takes the form of a handheld remote, which is used to send signals to the receiver connected to the bucket mechanism. This allows users to maneuver the device using wireless controls.


OUCO Button Remote Control

  • Can be opened in the air by remote control
  • Rechargeable and replaceable battery
  • adjustable range up to 200 meters
  • Dust and waterproof IP65 standard
  • Can be used normally at temperatures from -20 to +50 C


Ways on Operating the Remote Control Grab:

  1. First, put the hook on the crane.
  2. To open the grab bucket, click the “OPEN” button on the remote control.
  3. For closing the grab, it is similar to the mechanical grabs. You can close it by lifting the crane’s hook.

Click it anytime when the grab is in the air.

During the actual grab opening, you can stop it at any moment. Just press the “CLOSE” button on the remote control.

Then, it will continue to open if you press the “OPEN” button again.

Where Can We Use the Remote Control Grab?

The Remote Control Grab is the latest generation tool that facilitates operations in a range of workplaces, including port yards, terminals and vessels. It is designed for use with many types of cranes and provides accurate and efficient gripping capabilities. The remote control grab can be used on different types of cranes such as:

What are the Features and Advantages of Using a Remote Control Grab?

There are many advantages when using a remote control grab such as:

  1. Less Hydraulic Oil
  2. Uses Less Energy
  3. No Shakes in the Crane
  4. Noiseless and Easy to Operate
  5. Decreased Cycle Time
  6. Battery Powered
  7. Opening Method is Operated by Remote Control
  8. No Complex Electrical System
  9. 100 Meters of Operating Range
  10. No Additional Accessories Needed
  11. Can Be Used on Any Type of Crane
  12. No Cables to Maintain
  13. Controllable Release of The Amount of Load
  14. Controllable Opening of Grab
  15. No Leakage After The Closing of Grab
  16. Fast Opening Time
What materials can the remote control grab handle?

Clamshell Remote control grab can handle bulk materials in an efficient and fast way, and we can flexibly change kick plates to control the capacity and handle different types of bulk materials such as:

  • Coal
  • Sand
  • Fertilizers
  • Limestone
  • Bauxite
  • Iron Ore
  • Sulfur
  • Grains
  • Soda Ash
  • Large Mineral
  • Pig Iron
  • Scrap Steel
  • Garbage
  • Iron Powder
  • Straws
  • Steel Slag
Coal material grabbing
Handling of various bulk cargoes

Customer Reviews

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Delivery on time, Good working
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Delivery on time, Good working!
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OUCO is a nice supplier. The grab is working well.
By LareYendoubone on
OUCO is a nice supplier. The grab is working well.
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Thank you for Ms. Elva
By Armen Yengibaryan on
Thank you for Ms. Elva. She’s professional and patient to help me find a good-working grab.
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Good performance, recommend!
By Allen Pua on
Good performance, recommend!
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OUCO is a professional and responsible factory
By Krishan Kumar on
OUCO is a professional and responsible factory. Will purchase again in the near future.
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I like OUCO’s grab bucket
By Aliayoub on
I like OUCO’s grab bucket, good after-sales service helps us install easily. Good working performance!
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