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Spotlight on Hamech Lift Trucks

hamech forklifts available at the forklift pro

When shopping for used forklifts for your business, it can be challenging to determine which type of forklift is best. There are several different types and brands on the market, each with their own strengths. The Forklift Pro has a wide variety of brands in our inventory, and our sales team is knowledgeable on all […]

Yale Lift Trucks – Product Spotlight

Yale Lift Trucks Product Spotlight

Whether you’re looking to add an entire fleet of forklifts to your business or to purchase just one for increased efficiency, the best place for you to start is right here with The Forklift Pro. With over 200 years of combined forklift experience, our experts can help you find exactly what you’re looking for within […]

When to Replace Forklift Attachments

Forklift safety means evaluating all aspects of the machine on a daily or per-use basis, including forklift forks and attachments. Productivity only happens when your material handling equipment is in safe working condition. Federal law (OSHA Standards 29 CFR 1910.178) instructs that forklift forks used around-the-clock must be inspected on a per-operation basis. Failing to […]

Sit Down Versus Stand Up Forklifts

  Though the end goal for all forklift types is to safely and efficiently move product, each forklift type varies greatly. Determining the best forklift for your application is not only going to save you time and money, but the decision will also benefit your operations from a safety standpoint. Counterbalanced forklifts come in two […]

Counterbalance vs. Reach Forklifts

counterbalance vs reach forklifts

Forklifts are not one-size-fits-all machines. Though they all have similar capabilities and the same end goal of efficiently moving material, understanding their differences is fundamental in the purchase process. Warehouse space, loading requirements, storage space, and weighted material are all key players in deciding which used forklift style to choose. Though counterbalance forklifts have typically […]

Electric vs. Propane Forklifts [Infographic]

electric-vs-propane

Purchasing a used forklift for your business is not always a straightforward endeavor. There are many factors to consider in the decision making process, such as type of material being handled, workspace (indoor, outdoor, narrow aisles, etc.), and weight capacity needs. Choosing the wrong material handling equipment presents an unnecessary strain on capital. You want […]

The Power Behind the Lift: Proper Forklift Battery Care [Infographic]

Here at The Forklift Pro, our maintenance checks on new and used equipment don’t stop with the moving parts. Every piece of equipment is thoroughly checked before reaching your facility. What’s under the hood is just as important, and we take extra care to ensure that the battery in your forklift is operating at a […]

Forklift Attachments Series: Where Would We be Without the Side Shift?

Forklifts have come a long way since the first efforts combining horizontal and vertical movement staring back in 1887. Even with all the advancements in technology from a safety and productivity standpoint, there are still more ways to save time, money, and increase worker safety when it comes efficiently running your business. Here at The […]