Tool Balancers

Series TB and TBL

Tool Balancers from Reelcraft

  Models

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Model Min - Max Load Cable Length Shipping Weight
lb kg ft m lb kg
TB 01 0.0 - 1.5 0.0 - 0.7 6 1.8 1.0 0.5
TB 03 1.5 - 3.0 0.7 - 1.4 6 1.8 1.0 0.5
TB 05 3.0 - 5.0 1.4 - 2.3 6 1.8 1.5 1
*Cable lengths listed are "active" or "working" cable. Safety tool clip and cable stop included. Maximum temperature 150 °F (65 °C).

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Model Min - Max Load Cable Length* Shipping Weight Ratchet Lock
lb kg ft m lb kg
Constant Pull Reels - may be adjusted to balance through 6-18 in (152-457 mm) range.
TB 10 5.0 - 10 2.3 - 4.5 8 2.4 9 4 NO
TB 12 8.0 - 12 3.6 - 5.4 8 2.4 10 4.5 NO
TB 15 10 - 15 4.5 - 6.8 8 2.4 10 4.5 NO
TB 23 16 - 23 7.2 - 10.4 8 2.4 10 4.5 NO
Reels with Ratchet Lock - retract tool upward when manually released.
TBL 10 5.0 - 10 2.3 - 4.5 8 2.4 9 4 YES
TBL 12 8.0 - 12 3.6 - 5.4 8 2.4 10 4.5 YES
TBL 15 10 - 15 4.5 - 6.8 8 2.4 10 4.5 YES
TBL 23 16 - 23 7.2 - 10.4 8 2.4 10 4.5 YES
*Cable lengths listed are "active" or "working" cable. Safety tool clip and cable stop included. Maximum temperature 150 °F (65 °C).

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Model Cable Length
ft m
TB 01 6 1.8
TB 03 6 1.8
TB 05 6 1.8

  Features

  • Balances the weight of assembly tools, making them nearly weightless
  • Reduces operator fatigue
  • Improves safety and ergonomics
  • Increases productivity by keeping tools positioned for immediate use with minimal operator motion
  • Reduces tool damage by preventing tools from being accidentally dropped

Optional Accessories

Overhang Cables for Reelcraft Tool Balancers

Nylon covered steel cable with safety clip. Brings tools closer to work area without unwinding cable from reel or mounting reel at lower height.


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Overhang Cable
Model Length
600605-3 3.0 ft / 91.5 cm
600605-5 5.0 ft / 152.4 cm
Safety Cable/Chain
600603* 1.0 ft / 30.5 cm
600604** 1.0 ft / 30.5 cm
*Nylon covered steel cable (1 to 6 lbs models)
**Steel link chain (10 to 23 lbs models)

  Dimensions

TB 1-5 Dimensions

Dimensions for TB 1-5 Series Tool Balancers from Reelcraft

TB 10-23 Dimensions

Dimensions for TB 10-23 Series Tool Balancers from Reelcraft

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