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Sockets and EXTENSIONS – 65/95mm

REID Lifting manufacture a range of 65mm and 95mm standard sockets, pedestals and extensions to suit clients’ davit mounting requirements.

Each socket is designed and tested for use with the PORTA-DAVIT 500PORTA-DAVIT 1000PORTA-DAVIT QUANTUM and the T-DAVIT family to CE requirements for Declaration of Conformity & Incorporation.

All sockets are available in:

  • galvanised mild steel
  • passivated 316L stainless steel
  • aluminium alloy
  • powder coated finish e.g. yellow for trip hazard warning

NOTE: 95mm sockets not available in aluminium.

Customisation is also available for specialised requirements.

Cast and Resin Bonded Flush Mount Sockets

Flush Mount (65 & 95mm)

Complete with cover and re-bars for casting into concrete or with resin bonding for casting into existing concrete.



Top Mount Socket 65mm 95mmTop Mount (65 & 95mm)

Suitable for bolting into existing flat, horizontal concrete or steel structures – for simplicity or to provide additional davit height and reach. It can be installed into concrete using resin bonded anchors or into steel using bolts.

Davit Jib Crane Side Mount 65mm 95mm socket REID LiftingSide Mount (65 & 95mm)

This is suitable for mounting on the side of concrete or steel structures using resin bonded anchors or mechanical anchors. A brace plate can be supplied for thin-walled concrete.

Bridge Mount davit jib arm crane socket 65mmBridge Mount (65mm only)

Used for mounting into steel structures and walkways. Designed to fit open mesh grating or flush with structural steel work. For 95mm davit kingpins, an inverted 95mm top mount socket could be used instead.

Pedestals and Socket Extensions (65mm only)

500/800/1100mm sizes as standard, available for socket/davit systems



Additionally, REID Lifting offer a range of portable sockets for where fixed sockets are not suitable.




PORT-DAVIT QUANTUM WLL 600kgT-Davit up to WLL 500kgundefinedPORTA-DAVIT 1000 on a 95mm top mount socket