counterbalanced truck

counterbalanced truck

[¦kau̇n·tər¦bal·ənst ′trək]
(mechanical engineering)
An industrial truck configured so that all of its load during a normal transporting operation is external to the polygon formed by the points where the wheels contact the surface.
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With dual entry and exit, a lower step height, a larger entry opening and a larger operator compartment, the Model 4460 three-wheel sit-down counterbalanced truck gives operators increased foot, leg and headroom for improved ergonomics.
Announcement of competition: Buy / rent them by 1 piece counterbalanced truck with solid service
Battery changing and re-charging takes place within a dedicated area of the building, but during a routine battery swap an experienced lift truck operator managed to spill the battery she was removing from a counterbalanced truck on to the floor.
The Model 4450 3-wheel sit-down counterbalanced truck is designed for smooth transport of products and stacking of pallets.
The Model 4750 sit-down counterbalanced truck features an open view mast and integral sideshift.
The four-wheel counterbalanced truck is a major step in the evolution of the electric forklift, featuring state-of-the-art technology, including the Toyota AC2 Power System and System of Active Stability (SAS).
It works in narrow aisle configurations like a straddle truck, with the versatility of a counterbalanced truck.
Offered in 3,000-, 3,500- and 4,000-pound capacities, the RC 5500 series three-wheel, stand-up counterbalanced truck features a FlexRide suspended floorboard to eliminate the tiring effects of shock and vibration.
Contract notice: Supply contract 1 x 3 tons, diesel or gas-powered telescopic bale a new machine, 1 x 3-ton purchase of gas-powered or electric-powered counterbalanced truck new machine.
This includes an RR double-deep reach truck, an FC four-wheeled counterbalanced truck and a brace of hand pallet trucks for general goods movement and low level picking duties.
Engineered for productivity and energy efficiency, the model 4450 three-wheel, sit-down counterbalanced truck smoothly transports products and stacks pallets.