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When to Use a Lead-Acid Vs. Lithium-Ion Forklift Battery

If you run a multi-shift operation and haven’t started learning about lithium-ion forklift batteries yet, you may be surprised to know: A lithium-ion forklift battery can pay for itself in less than three years through:

  • Improved productivity
  • Reduced...
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Dock Plate Vs. Pit Leveler — What’s The Best Option?

The gap between your loading dock and the back of a truck is one of the most dangerous areas in your workplace. Loading dock levelers (also known as pit levelers), dock plates and dock boards bridge that uneven gap.

All three options provide a stable,...

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How You Can Choose the Best Clark Pallet Jack for Your Warehouse

Pallet jacks. They offer great bang for your buck and, in many cases, can replace forklifts in their capabilities while costing less and being generally easier to maintain. 

But not all pallet jacks are made the same and choosing the right one will...

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Most Popular Forklift Attachments: #1 Side Shifter

What do material handling operations and NASCAR pit crews have in common? If you work in a warehouse or distribution center, the answer is obvious. If you want to be the best, you have to move fast and get the job done right the first time.That’s why...

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Understanding Forklift Deration

Unfortunately, trying to learn more about forklift deration online is likely to lead you to a lot of hollow results. Most of the time, the resources available provide just a brief definition followed by a formula.

But if you’re here to learn about...

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Should You Repair or Replace Your Old Forklift?

Your forklift is old and you’ve never been in the business of throwing money away (and you’re not going to start now). 

The first option is to repair the old thing, which might be a waste of money if it’s bound to fail in only a few short months...or...

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Buying vs. Leasing a Forklift - What You Need To Know

If you need more forklifts for your business, your options can seem overwhelming. For long-term use, you need to choose between buying or leasing your units. It doesn’t have to be a tough decision, though. If you’re weighing your equipment options,...

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How to Choose the Best Electric Pallet Jack for Your Warehouse

It goes without saying that not every warehouse is the same. Some need full-sized forklifts. Others need only hand jacks.

But what if your warehouse needs something in-between?

Enter the electric pallet jack.

Why Electric Pallet Jacks Might Be Right for...

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Forklift Chain Replacement: 6 Signs Your Mast Chain May Fail

There are accidents, and then there are incidents. Accidents are often the results of carelessness: a forklift operator gets too close to a rack and scrapes the paint, a nail in the yard creates a flat tire, someone forgets to charge a forklift’s...

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