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8688 Down-Up Pulley - The original Hi-Lo (Q1688)



Quantity pricing:
2 or more $11.95 each

Easy height adjustment

No more unsafe balancing on step ladders with heavy water cans! This handy pulley makes it easy to lower and raise your hanging baskets for watering, feeding and plant care. A spring loaded tape locks the basket in place at the desired height. Vertical adjustment is up to 31". Charley's Hi-Lo pulley holds up to 20 lbs! Hangs from wall bracket or attach directly to a hook in ceiling, wall or post.

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This is the original quality guaranteed Down-Up — unlike the inferior knock-off's that don't get the job done!

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8688 Down-Up Pulley - The original Hi-Lo (Q1688)

General Product Information:
Enables raising and lowering of baskets for watering by means of a spring and ratchet mechanism. Also ideal for bird feeders.

Dimensions: 5 ½” L x 2 ½” W, vertical adjustment is up to 31”.
Color: Black

Shipping Information:
Standard shipping charges apply.

For trouble-free operation of your Down-Up Pulley:

  1. Assemble swivel hook and slip onto basket bracket. Attach Down-Up to swivel hook.
  2. Pull down Down-Up hook. Do not let go. Attach hanging basket.
  3. Place hands under basket and raise to uppermost position. Lower slightly in a gentle manner to engage locking device before removing hands.
  4. To lower basket for tending plants and watering, place hands under basket and ease upwards slightly to release locking device. Then lower fairly quickly to the required height, slowing down to engage the locking device before removing hands.

Trouble Shooting:

  • Do not withdraw tape in horizontal position.
  • Do not exceed maximum loading 20lb/11kg.
  • Do not subject Down-Up to shock loading, i.e. by allowing basket to drop suddenly without support.
  • In windy conditions leave Down-Up in its uppermost position apart from when watering and tending plants.

For further information, please contact Charley's Customer Service at 1-800-322-4707.

This item is backed by Charley's 100% guarantee. If you are not completely satisfied, return your purchase in the condition you receive it, within 30 days, for a refund, exchange or credit - whichever you prefer. If any product is found to be defective within the first year, it may be returned or exchanged for full credit.