Drogheda Hire offers the standard pallet truck or hire, easy to use, due to the steering wheels and forkrollers having polyurethane treads.
This heavy-duty pallet trucks designed for use in shops, factories and warehouses. This truck accurately weighs and displays applied loads up to 2 tonnes. Highly maneuverable, with tough, nylon wheels that turn through 180 degrees.
Choice of fork widths to suit most pallets; for moving palleted goods quickly and efficiently around site in any industry; A small handle on the tiller releases the hydraulic fluid, causing the forks to lower.
The front wheels inside the end of the forks are mounted on levers attached to linkages that go to levers attached to the jack cylinder. As the hydraulic jack at the 'tiller' end is raised, the links force the wheels down, raising the forks vertically above the front wheels, raising the load upward until it clears the floor.
The pallet is only lifted enough to clear the floor for subsequent travel. Oftentimes, pallet jacks are used to move and organize pallets inside a trailer, especially when there is no forklift truck access or availability.