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by Hank Ansley, on February 21, 2020 at 9:00 AM

If you’ve ever hired seasonal staff or a short-term consultant, you know the value of paying for extra help when you need it. When the job is done, the extra …

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Topics:Forklift

by Dave Jensen, on February 21, 2020 at 9:00 AM

Forklifts primarily have two different types of tires: cushion tires and pneumatic tires. While there may be some different types, they fall under those two main umbrellas. What type of …

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by Mike McCamey, on February 14, 2020 at 9:00 AM

Almost every industry experiences the challenges associated with peak business seasons. Increased demand, longer hours, and increased production can all contribute to challenges for both personnel and equipment. For material …

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by Kim McDowell, on February 14, 2020 at 9:00 AM

Becoming a certified forklift operator is a valuable skill. Thousands of companies throughout Washington use forklifts including: breweries, lumberyards, seafood processors, food distribution companies, wineries, and of course warehouses. Not …

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Topics:ForkliftSafety

by Jim Paoletti, on February 7, 2020 at 9:00 AM

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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by Dan Bergman, on February 4, 2020 at 3:23 PM

Forklift masts are not one-size-fits-all. Before you buy a new or used forklift, there are a few important factors to consider: The mast’s lift height (how high can it lift …

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by Ryan Oshman, on January 31, 2020 at 8:00 AM

Which is better, an electric or propane forklift? The right answer depends on your application - and it may surprise you. Ten years ago, propane forklifts were the go-to choice …

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by Dan Bergman, on January 28, 2020 at 6:47 AM

Forklifts powered by liquid propane gas (LPG) offer unique advantages to their users. LPG forklifts make up a huge portion of the material handling market and are found across most …

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by Jim Paoletti, on January 28, 2020 at 6:45 AM

Electric forklifts are growing in popularity worldwide. Their performance has improved, thanks to advancements in both battery and electric motor technologies in recent years. With new battery types on the …

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by Jim Paoletti, on January 20, 2020 at 8:00 AM

The electric forklift industry relies on a variety of battery types for power. This guide to forklift battery types covered the basics of what makes each type of battery stand …

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