Counterbalance vs. Reach Forklifts

Counterbalance and Reach Forklifts in a warehouse

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 been the leader in lifting, … Read More

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Electric vs. Propane Forklifts [Infographic]

Electic versus Propane Forklifts

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 your investment to fulfill the … Read More

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

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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 peak level of performance. Of … Read More

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

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

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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 Forklift Pro, we don’t just … Read More

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