G-Force Intelligent Assist Device

Manufacturing and material handling companies no longer have to trade off between productivity, profitability, and safety. Gorbel’s G-Force® Intelligent Lifting Device offers an affordable and innovative way to enhance and achieve balance among all three of these attributes.

G-Force technology fills the void between traditional lifting devices and completely automated robotic solutions. These devices use the human’s intelligence and adaptability for guidance, but the work is done by the device.

Gorbel’s G-Force Intelligent Lifting Devices use exclusive patented technology and an industrial processor-controlled servo drive system to deliver unmatched lifting precision and speed. Their fusion of advanced technology and basic human guidance maximize your productivity while minimizing the risk of injury to your operators.

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165 - 1320 lbs




25 ft/min - 200 ft/min

Coverage Area Type


Coverage Area

Lift/Move Across Crane

Input / Output

8 Sinking / 4 FET


What is G-Force?

G-Force is a technology that enables effortless, user-friendly heavy load manipulation, increasing manufacturing productivity speed by 70% and precision by 51% when compared to other lifting methods. By reducing wear on the worker and energy expenditure when compared to other lifting methods, the use of G-Force enables ergonomic lifting and a safer work environment for your people.

Why Gorbel G-Force?

Investing in a G-Force has been proven to increase production volume and reduce the cost of damaged goods, increasing your profitability. Choose Gorbel’s 40+ years of experience in ergonomic lifting and material handling and its team of engineers and their expertise, backed by countless testimonials from satisfied dealers and customers, to meet your facility’s needs.


Types of G-Force Intelligent Assist Devices

G-Force Q2 Model

Our base model, the G-Force® Q2, is loaded with intelligence features for most applications, offering the same speed and precision as our higher end, iQ2 model.

G-Force iQ2 Model

Our enhanced model, the G-Force® iQ2, offers even more configuration options with electrical control Input/Output (I/O) points at the handle and in the actuator.