Caterpillar Warehouse Forklifts
The following classes of forklift describe the use and fuel option of each forklift. Certification is necessary for every class of forklift which the operator would be utilizing.
Class 1 - Electric Motor Rider Trucks
These forklifts are available with either pneumatic tires or cushion tires. Pneumatic tires are recommended for outdoor use during dry conditions. The models with cushion tires are designed for smooth, indoor surfaces. These are electrically powered vehicles that make use of industrial batteries, which make them desirable inside closed environments where air quality is an issue. Hoist functions and travel are controlled by transistor motor controllers. These are versatile units normally used everywhere from storage facility to the loading dock.
Class 2 - Electric Motor Narrow Aisle Trucks
For the kind of location where narrow aisles should be negotiated, this particular kind of forklift is suitable. They are effective at making the most of storage space. Their unique design makes them perfect where speed is needed and for small spaces.
Class 3 - Electric Motor Hand or Hand-Rider Trucks
These hand-controlled, battery-powered models are designed for the operator to stand in front of the truck and control the lift utilizing a steering tiller. The tiller has controls mounted on top and is moved laterally to steer the vehicle. The smaller capacity units utilize industrial batteries.
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