Magswitch Extenda-Lift is a unique switchable permanent magnetic pickup tool ideal for picking up and moving steel items without the need to bend over or manually handle the steel item. You can pick up plate, pipe, or steel scrap off the floor with ease. Also works well for picking up hot, sharp or dirty steel without the need to touch it. Extenda-Lift 600 has up to 600 lbs (272 kg) of hold force. Extenda-Lift 1000 has up to 1000 lbs (454 kg) of hold force. Ideal for removal of small steel pit grates and covers, including chequer plate.