high-lift truck

high-lift truck

[′hī ¦lift ′trək]
(mechanical engineering)
A forklift truck with a fixed or telescoping mast to permit high elevation of a load.
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During the ceremony held near a new traffic light at Magnolia Boulevard and Bakman Avenue, Hooper's fiancee, Carol Armstrong, and his brother, Bob, were hoisted on a city high-lift truck about 10 feet high - where Armstrong kissed her right hand, tapped the sign and set roses on top.
Albeit crude and although never marketed, this early prototype would lead to the development of the first powered platform truck (actually it was an ordinary, hand-operated baggage truck with motor and batteries mounted beneath the deck) in 1906; the high-lift truck in 1919; and the fork truck in 1919.
The city of vantaa asks for your offer of two (2) diesel-powered high-lift trucks in accordance with this invitation to tender and its annexes.
The award for the chemical industry sector goes to the employees of Flint Group for the construction and implementation of an effective safety measure for hand pallet and high-lift trucks.