What To Ask When Shopping for a Forklift
During operation, a forklift undergoes huge amounts of stress from the lifting and moving of heavy loads and the stacking and de-stacking of goods. It is important when shopping for a forklift that you get one that meets the highest quality standards possible. Working with a forklift dealer will assist you in determining what material handling equipment will be best suited for your application.
You will want to ask questions such as:
- The lift truck’s lifting capacity
- The power source
- The type of tires
- The overall size
- Any special attachments
Choosing the most productive forklift for your application is an investment that will be sure to pay off.