Reel Donkey® Shaft-less Reel Handling Equipment!

You Ask … We Listen!  Our goal has always been to provide our customers dependable, high quality, and low maintenance reel, wire and cable handling equipment specifically designed to fit their business needs.  When our customers ask us to design a machine with specific features that better suit their business needs, that is our goal!


Why choose shaft-less equipment over rim drive equipment?    Quite simply, The Reel Donkey Company’s shaft-less line of reel equipment will give our customers the features they need for increased performance capabilities. 

Shaft-less reel equipment will give you:

  • Improved personnel safety
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    Reel Donkey Shaft-less Take-Up

    • Increased Operator load control
    • Reduced Operator physical labor
      • Shaft-less equipment is designed to lift reels from floor level.   (Operators will no longer be
        required to manually change out the shafts/bars.)
  • Improved load security
  • Improved energy efficiency
    • Direct drive operation
    • Quieter machine operation
  • Reel Donkey can custom design and manufacture a shaft-less unit to fit your specific business needs
    • Shaft-less take-up and pay-out equipment is designed to lift a wide range of reels from the floor position.  Depending on your needs, we can custom build your equipment to handle reels starting at 24″ diameter.


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Reel Donkey Shaft-less Pay-Out


Whether you need portable or floor mounted capabilities,
Reel Donkey’s shaft-less reel handling equipment
will get the job done for you! 


Contact Us today to discuss your specific needs!



State-of-the art in-house manufactured equipment, top quality parts and service, plus industry leading low prices, make the Reel Donkey Company your first stop
for all your cable and wire handling equipment needs.