forklift truck

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forklift truck

[′fȯrk‚lift ‚trək]
(mechanical engineering)
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forklift truck

forklift truck
A power-operated vehicle having heavy steel prongs which can be moved in position under a load on a pallet, 2 and then
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Not only can you shrink the traditional 10-foot width of a reach truck aisle, says Christopher Grote, marketing product manager for Class II products at Crown, but you can extend the rack height to 56 feet--much higher than conventional reach trucks--to take better advantage of the cube.
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Al-Bahar offered eight units of UniCarrier's ALL 200 low-lifter truck, and three units each of their UHD 200 reach truck and URS 150 free-range reach truck.
"Having understood the unique need, we proposed narrow aisle reach trucks, with body chassis of reach truck and which was integrated with VNA mode of forklifts.
Also displayed, the Raymond Virtual Reality Simulator has been updated to offer reach truck instructional modules, providing advanced, hands-on instruction to improve operator proficiency and build confidence.
"For example, by reducing the aisles served by reach trucks from three metres to two metres wide and replacing outdated reach truck technology with more aisle-friendly Flexi articulated forklifts, storage capacity at most sites can be upped by some 25%.
The two MPX power pallet trucks are both 2.0 tonne models, which are fitted with enclosed Chariot-style operator platforms and Scooter Control handlebars in place of more common tiller arm control, and are used to support the reach truck operation by carrying out vehicle loading and unloading via the site's loading docks.
"The Crown TSP Series, like the Crown RM Series narrow aisle reach truck, is changing the way managers think about the design and operation of their high-density warehouses and distribution centers," says Matt Ranly, senior marketing product manager.
So owner Alan Ferguson has invested in the REACH truck training programme to ensure there is always a qualified forklift driver on site.
Atlet proposed its Forte UFS four way reach truck that can be driven forwards, backwards and sideways because all three wheels can swivel.