MidColumbia Forklift Blog / Forklift Parts

by Phil Hanford, on May 13, 2022 at 3:06 PM

Stop right there. If you’re right around the corner from purchasing electric forklifts for your business, there are a few things you should know before you do. A lot of …

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Topics:Forklift PartsElectric Forklifts

by Phil Hanford, on April 15, 2022 at 3:04 PM

Keeping your operation running smoothly means keeping your teams moving efficiently. When you rely on quality Doosan forklifts to get the job done, your equipment must be operating well. Equipment …

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Topics:Forklift PartsDoosan

by Phil Hanford, on April 11, 2022 at 7:37 PM

Washington’s robust agricultural businesses need specialized tools for their operations. However, forklifts that are heavy-duty and can withstand challenging terrain and outdoor conditions aren’t enough alone. A specialized forklift clamp …

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Topics:Forklift PartsForklift Attachments

by Phil Hanford, on September 24, 2021 at 6:00 AM

Are your forklift brakes wearing out earlier than you expected? Are frequent repairs eating into your maintenance budget? If your business is dealing with this challenge, it can be incredibly frustrating. Between brake …

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Topics:Forklift PartsForklift Brakes

by Phil Hanford, on August 19, 2021 at 8:10 AM

As a busy equipment manager dealing with heavy equipment, you know forklift brake jobs aren’t cheap. As a major component, they require regular maintenance and replacement. Those parts and labor …

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Topics:ForkliftForklift PartsForklift Brakes

by Phil Hanford, on March 26, 2021 at 3:14 PM

Have you ever worried about the safety of your forklift operators? If so, you know it can be challenging (and time-consuming) to sort through the many options. This post will …

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Topics:Forklift PartsForklift SafetyForklift Attachments

by Phil Hanford, on March 19, 2021 at 4:47 PM

Pedestrian safety is a major concern for any business operating with forklifts. While proper training of operators and pedestrians can help reduce risks, some safety managers want more peace of …

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Topics:Forklift PartsForklift SafetyWarehouse PlanningForklift Attachments

by Phil Hanford, on October 23, 2020 at 4:10 PM

If you run a cold storage, multi-shift or manufacturing operation, or if your business operates on slim profit margins, this article is a must-read. If you’ve never considered lithium-ion batteries …

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Topics:ForkliftForklift PartsForklift Batteries

by Dave Jensen, on September 4, 2020 at 2:15 PM

The forklift carriage assembly is where you mount the forks, load backrest and/or any forklift attachments to your lift truck. It’s important to know your forklift’s carriage class so you …

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Topics:ForkliftForklift Parts

by Dave Jensen, on July 31, 2020 at 10:15 AM

When a forklift battery starts going bad or suddenly dies, many companies just bite the bullet and buy a new one; but there are other options. If you don’t have …

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Topics:ForkliftForklift PartsForklift BatteriesElectric ForkliftsRental

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