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Pallet Trucks in Clean Rooms

Pallet trucks in clean rooms and other sterile areas are unlikely to experience intensive usage.  This does not however eliminate the need for regular servicing or certification.  In common with any mechanical or hydraulic equipment, preventative maintenance pays dividends.  These statements are likely to apply equally to laboratories, pharmaceutical and medical equipment manufacturers. Stainless Steel […]

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Service Level Update

With the ending of most restrictions we have found the HSE guidance, yet again to be most helpful.  Whilst the threat may have receded, Covid-19 is still with us and we are happy to follow whatever extra measures devolved goverment or our customers have in place. Our administrative staff continue to work from home but […]

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Pallet Trucks used by Manufacturers

Pallet trucks used by manufacturers in any industry, require regular service and repair.   Essential equipment for the operatives tasked with using them, productivity can drop alarmingly if they’re not available. Does it Matter? Hand pallet trucks are comparatively low cost items that are generally overlooked except by those who use them!  The reality is that […]

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Exhibition Services and Pallet Trucks

The design, build and installation of event and exhibition services often requires non standard pallet trucks.  By their very nature they tend to cost more than standard equipment, a good maintenance plan is therefore essential.  Regular maintenance extends service life and reduces downtime. Pallet Truck Specification Longer forks, often with a narrower or wider spread […]

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Pallet Trucks for Temporary Warehousing

Increasingly, logistics companies, parcel couriers, manufacturers, third party distributors and others need reliable pallet trucks for temporary warehousing. To meet fluctuations in demand at busy periods temporary warehousing can prove to be a viable option.  Lead times of one week from decision to operation are quoted by some of our customers.  This is achieved by […]

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Measure twice, cut once.

Measure twice, cut once.

Measure twice, cut once is a phrase most of us have heard.  It probably originated with woodworking and taken literally means; make sure you’re cutting in the right place, mistakes can be wasteful and expensive. So what has that to with buying a pallet truck? Is it also saying think, plan and prepare before you […]

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Five myths about pallet truck servicing

Five myths about pallet truck servicing

Pallet trucks are often seen as throw away items, that they’re not worth looking after.  In this article we challenge five myths about pallet truck servicing. There’s no point in servicing a pallet truck Any mechanical equipment will benefit from a bit of tlc. It not only makes them last longer, it makes them smoother […]

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Bringing Pallet Trucks out of Lockdown

Bringing pallet trucks out of lockdown may appear to be straight forward.  In reality, it could prove to cause severe problems with large retailers who have been shut for an extended period. What’s the problem? Pallet trucks use both mechanical and hydraulic functions to carry out their job.  In the loading bay of many large […]

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