by Dan Livingston, on June 14, 2024 at 1:12 PM

There’s been a lot of hype around electric forklifts the last few years, but the wave of change is upon us. From Seattle to San Diego, lithium-ion forklifts are replacing …

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Topics:ForkliftForklift BatteriesElectric ForkliftsHangcha

by Ryan Oshman, on May 12, 2024 at 7:28 AM

Buying a used forklift can be a bit like going on a blind date. Sometimes things go well and sometimes the outcome is disappointing. But it doesn't have to be …

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Topics:ForkliftUsed Equipment

by Dan Livingston, on March 20, 2024 at 11:00 AM

Forklift attachments and accessories can help you move more product in less time, but there’s a right way and a wrong way to modify forklifts. OSHA's regulation states: any modifications …

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Topics:ForkliftForklift PartsForklift SafetyForklift Attachments

by Dan Livingston, on March 18, 2024 at 5:08 PM

Once you decide to buy a forklift and start shopping around, you'll soon discover a new forklift can cost between $20,000–$50,000. Why such a big price range? In this article, …

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by Trey Barber, on March 15, 2024 at 11:00 AM

How many forklifts do I really need? Is a common question that's easy to answer once you do a little bit of homework. In the material handling industry, we call …

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by Jason Rigney, on January 27, 2024 at 11:45 AM

A forklift is the backbone of your productive operation. Like any piece of machinery, forklifts don't last forever. Eventually, the most valuable forklift may turn into a liability, spending more …

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Topics:ForkliftForklift Trade-in

by Mark Wilson, on January 26, 2024 at 3:49 PM

Whether you have a job that requires specialized equipment, need to temporarily expand your fleet, or simply want to try before you buy, a forklift rental is a cost-effective alternative …

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Topics:ForkliftForklift Rental

by Trey Barber, on January 19, 2024 at 7:54 AM

When you were a kid playing with blocks, did you ever add one last piece only to have the whole thing come tumbling down? We all have. It's how we …

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Topics:ForkliftForklift Attachments

by Dave Jensen, on January 11, 2024 at 10:56 AM

Clark forklifts are trusted by companies throughout the Pacific Northwest, from ports in Seattle-Tacoma to wineries in the Willamette Valley and farms in central Washington. They’re sturdy, reliable, easy to …

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Topics:ForkliftForklift PartsClark

by Dan Livingston, on January 8, 2024 at 4:17 PM

Just because your forklift data plate says its maximum capacity is 7,000 pounds, doesn’t mean you can lift any load weighing less than that. Many factors contribute to your forklift’s …

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