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DUAL MODE FORKLIFTS – Automated Solutions in Material Handling

Within the material handling industry, key manufactures have developed automated solutions to deal with the challenges of meeting consumer demand. One solution has resulted from dual-mode technology that uses both automated and manual functions.

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Buying a forklift? It's important to know the total cost of ownership.

There's no doubt that buying a new or used forklift requires a large upfront capital investment. The price is determined by many variables including the capacity, operating capabilities, engine type, brand, condition, and accessories. However, there are several “other” items to consider in addition to the initial cost of a lift truck.

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Forklift Batteries: Conventional vs. Opportunity vs. Fast Charging

Modern technology has influenced the lift truck in many ways, including the batteries that power them. One of the most significant demands of the supply chain is speed, combined with efficiency. Read more about the ways to charge lead-acid batteries.

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Protect Your Warehouse Against Forklift Damage

Lift trucks are indispensable in the modern warehouse, and they aren’t going anywhere soon. The most recent estimates show there are 855,900 forklifts in the US and sales continue to be strong. Here we offer our list of the top ways to protect your warehouse against forklift damage.

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Lithium-Ion Batteries—Consider the Benefits

The type of battery that powers a forklift is chosen carefully. Specifications need to be followed for optimal compatibility with the forklift as well as the application requirements for its’ use. These are key indicators. But what about lithium-ion technology in the decision-making process? Let’s look at the benefits of lithium batteries and how they are revolutionizing motive power in the material handling industry.

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BEATING THE HEAT—PREPARE YOUR FORKLIFTS FOR SUMMER

It’s finally summer in NE Pennsylvania, and hot, humid weather is here. So, it’s a good time to talk about forklift maintenance as your lift truck will need some extra attention. Overheating is a common problem, so make sure your maintenance schedule is followed. Nothing ruins a shift faster than a broken-down forklift.

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Tips for Finding the Right Forklift Attachment

Don’t underestimate the importance of using the right forklift attachment. The correct attachment will improve the handling of a load, thereby reducing the chance of damaging the product. More efficient load handling saves time, manpower, and fuel consumption—saving your operation money!

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Spring Maintenance Tips for your Forklift

Spring has arrived in NE Pennsylvania, and so we anticipate the promise of warmer weather and longer days. But as we eagerly await golf, gardening, and all things outdoors; let’s shift to getting your forklift ready for warmer weather. Here are some tasks to put on your spring maintenance to-do list.

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