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Forklifts are the masters of load transport. They differ in their drive type, area of application and design. The basic division is diesel, gas and electric forklifts. Nevertheless, there are also heavy diesel forklifts for outdoors (e.g. rough terrain forklifts) and easy to use electric forklifts for high bay warehouses (e.g. order pickers). Structural differences, like the forks, lead to further distinctions (e.g. front or side forklifts). At Surplex you can purchase by auction cheap second hand forklifts from leading manufacturers such as LINDE, STILL or JUNGHEINRICH. There are also modern models with few operating hours among them!

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LINDE H40D Diesel Forklift Diesel Forklifts
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 3,500 x 1,200 x 3,000 mm
Year of manufacture: 2006
Weight approx.: 6,500 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Zona Industriale di Calcinato, loaded on truck
Zona Industria… Italy, 25011 Zona Industriale di Calcinato
04/02/2020 14:38
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BAUMANN GS 100/16/40 Side Fork Lift LPG Forklifts
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 5,900 x 2,500 x 2,900 mm
Year of manufacture: 1999
Weight approx.: 15,400 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Schwäbisch Gmünd, free on truck
Schwäbisch Gmü… Germany, 73529 Schwäbisch Gmünd
24/02/2020 12:07
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LINDE H 30 D Diesel Forklift Diesel Forklifts
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 3,500 x 1,200 x 2,500 mm
Year of manufacture: 1991
Weight approx.: 5,000 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Zona Industriale di Calcinato, loaded on truck
Zona Industria… Italy, 25011 Zona Industriale di Calcinato
04/02/2020 14:42
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LINDE H 30 T-03 Diesel Forklift Diesel Forklifts
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 3,500 x 1,200 x 2,500 mm
Weight approx.: 5,000 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Zona Industriale di Calcinato, loaded on truck
Zona Industria… Italy, 25011 Zona Industriale di Calcinato
04/02/2020 14:44
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STILL R 70-60 Diesel Fork Lift Diesel Forklifts
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 4,900 x 2,000 x 3,200 mm
Weight approx.: 8,000 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Altheim, loaded on truck
Altheim Austria, 4950 Altheim
19/02/2020 11:11
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HYSTER FORTENS H 4.0FT5 Diesel Forklift Diesel Forklifts
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 4,300 x 1,650 x 2,350 mm
Year of manufacture: 2008
Weight approx.: 6,800 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA San Pedro de Bercianos (León), loaded on truck
San Pedro de B… Spain, 24252 San Pedro de Bercianos (León)
29/01/2020 11:37
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LINDE E 25 Electrick Forklift Electric Forklifts
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 3,400 x 1,150 x 2,700 mm
Year of manufacture: 2006
Weight approx.: 4,800 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA San Pedro de Bercianos (León), loaded on truck
San Pedro de B… Spain, 24252 San Pedro de Bercianos (León)
29/01/2020 10:41
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ORENSTEIN & KOPPEL A 40 Diesel Fork Lift Diesel Forklifts
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 5,000 x 1,800 x 2,900 mm
Year of manufacture: 1982
Weight approx.: 7,000 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Hückelhoven-Brachelen, loaded on truck
Hückelhoven-Br… Germany, 41836 Hückelhoven-Brachelen
05/02/2020 14:40
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STILL RX 60 - 30L Electric Forklift
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 2,500 x 1,200 x 2,500 mm
Year of manufacture: 2012
Weight approx.: 6,000 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Taverne di Corciano, loaded on truck
Taverne di Cor… Italy, 06073 Taverne di Corciano
07/02/2020 13:43
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STILL RX 60 - 20 Electric Forklift
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 2,100 x 1,200 x 2,200 mm
Year of manufacture: 2014
Weight approx.: 2,500 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Taverne di Corciano, loaded on truck
Taverne di Cor… Italy, 06073 Taverne di Corciano
07/02/2020 13:42
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LINDE E 18 Electric Forklift
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 3,200 x 1,400 x 2,800 mm
Year of manufacture: 2010
Weight approx.: 3,600 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Taverne di Corciano, loaded on truck
Taverne di Cor… Italy, 06073 Taverne di Corciano
07/02/2020 13:40
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NISSAN QX 25 Electric Forklift
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 2,300 x 1,200 x 2,400 mm
Year of manufacture: 2010
Weight approx.: 5,000 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Taverne di Corciano, loaded on truck
Taverne di Cor… Italy, 06073 Taverne di Corciano
07/02/2020 13:41
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LINDE H30T-01 LPG Forklift LPG Forklifts
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 3,500 x 1,000 x 2,400 mm
Year of manufacture: 2011
Weight approx.: 5,000 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Zona Industriale di Calcinato, loaded on truck
Zona Industria… Italy, 25011 Zona Industriale di Calcinato
04/02/2020 14:25
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LAURAK M55G Forklift Forklifts
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 4,100 x 2,000 x 3,350 mm
Weight approx.: 7,500 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA BARAKALDO, loaded on truck
BARAKALDO Spain, 48903 BARAKALDO
30/01/2020 11:51
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CLARK CMP 70 Diesel Forklift Diesel Forklifts
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 4,000 x 1,500 x 3,000 mm
Weight approx.: 9,500 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Zona Industriale di Calcinato, loaded on truck
Zona Industria… Italy, 25011 Zona Industriale di Calcinato
04/02/2020 14:32
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VMAX CPCD20 Diesel Forklift Diesel Forklifts
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 3,500 x 1,000 x 2,000 mm
Year of manufacture: 2019
Weight approx.: 3,800 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Zona Industriale di Calcinato, loaded on truck
Zona Industria… Italy, 25011 Zona Industriale di Calcinato
04/02/2020 14:17
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VMAX CPCD20 Diesel Forklift Diesel Forklifts
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 3,500 x 1,000 x 2,000 mm
Year of manufacture: 2019
Weight approx.: 3,800 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA, loaded on truck
region Brescia Italy, region Brescia
07/02/2020 10:32
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LINDE Diesel Fork Lift Diesel Forklifts
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 4,500 x 1,500 x 2,650 mm
Weight approx.: 6,600 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Altheim, loaded on truck
Altheim Austria, 4950 Altheim
19/02/2020 10:34
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CLARK C 500 Diesel Forklift Diesel Forklifts
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 3,500 x 1,200 x 2,500 mm
Year of manufacture: 1990
Weight approx.: 7,000 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Zona Industriale di Calcinato, loaded on truck
Zona Industria… Italy, 25011 Zona Industriale di Calcinato
04/02/2020 14:01
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 1,870 x 1,830 x 880 mm
Year of manufacture: 2006
Weight approx.: 825 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Brad, free on truck
Brad Romania, 335200 Brad
04/02/2020 14:15
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 2,080 x 796 x 2,240 mm
Year of manufacture: 2007
Weight approx.: 1,400 kg
Delivery terms: FCA Stadthagen, loaded on truck
Stadthagen Germany, 31655 Stadthagen
21/02/2020 10:05
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LINDE L16R Electric Forklift Electric Forklifts
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 2,350 x 930 x 2,050 mm
Year of manufacture: 2013
Weight approx.: 1,550 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Wallenwil, free on truck
Wallenwil Switzerland, 8360 Wallenwil
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YALE GLP 25 VX E 2170 Gas Fork Lift LPG Forklifts
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 3,500 x 1,300 x 2,200 mm
Year of manufacture: 2010
Weight approx.: 4,500 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Kalkar, loaded on truck
Kalkar Germany, 47546 Kalkar
28/01/2020 10:42
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 2,568 x 720 x 1,380 mm
Year of manufacture: 2013
Weight approx.: 1,500 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Stadthagen, loaded on truck
Stadthagen Germany, 31655 Stadthagen
06/02/2020 10:13
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TOYOTA 7FBMF30 Electric Forklift Electric Forklifts
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 3,500 x 1,200 x 2,700 mm
Year of manufacture: 2004
Weight approx.: 5,000 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Zona Industriale di Calcinato, loaded on truck
Zona Industria… Italy, 25011 Zona Industriale di Calcinato
04/02/2020 14:24
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OM EU 30 Electric Forklift Electric Forklifts
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 3,000 x 1,000 x 2,500 mm
Weight approx.: 4,500 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Zona Industriale di Calcinato, loaded on truck
Zona Industria… Italy, 25011 Zona Industriale di Calcinato
04/02/2020 14:09
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CESAB ECO/KGA 5.135 Electric Forklift Electric Forklifts
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 3,000 x 1,000 x 2,500 mm
Year of manufacture: 1991
Weight approx.: 3,000 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Zona Industriale di Calcinato, loaded on truck
Zona Industria… Italy, 25011 Zona Industriale di Calcinato
04/02/2020 14:05
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STILL FM-X 17 Reach Truck Electric Forklifts
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 2,500 x 1,270 x 2,900 mm
Year of manufacture: 2009
Weight approx.: 4,365 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Wallenwil, free on truck
Wallenwil Switzerland, 8360 Wallenwil
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JUNGHEINRICH Electric Rear Truck Electric Forklifts
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 2,800 x 1,200 x 2,330 mm
Weight approx.: 3,500 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA San Pedro de Bercianos (León), loaded on truck
San Pedro de B… Spain, 24252 San Pedro de Bercianos (León)
29/01/2020 10:42
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BT TOYOTA LWE 180 Pallet jack Pallet jacks
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 2,500 x 800 x 1,200 mm
Year of manufacture: 2014
Weight approx.: 1,800 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Altenberge, loaded on truck
Altenberge Germany, 48341 Altenberge
29/01/2020 10:51
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BT TOYOTA LWE 200 Pallet jack Pallet jacks
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 2,500 x 800 x 1,200 mm
Year of manufacture: 2015
Weight approx.: 1,800 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Altenberge, loaded on truck
Altenberge Germany, 48341 Altenberge
29/01/2020 10:49
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 3,000 x 1,000 x 2,500 mm
Year of manufacture: 1991
Weight approx.: 3,500 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Zona Industriale di Calcinato, loaded on truck
Zona Industria… Italy, 25011 Zona Industriale di Calcinato
04/02/2020 14:28
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 4,000 x 1,550 x 2,300 mm
Year of manufacture: 1991
Weight approx.: 4,000 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Altheim, loaded on truck
Altheim Austria, 4950 Altheim
19/02/2020 10:50
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FIAT E 3/15 N Forklift Forklifts
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 3,000 x 1,100 x 2,160 mm
Year of manufacture: 1998
Weight approx.: 970 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Loeches - Madrid, loaded on truck
Loeches - Madrid Spain, 28890 Loeches - Madrid
28/01/2020 10:01
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LAFIS Lehci Pallet jack Pallet jacks
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 2,000 x 700 x 1,400 mm
Year of manufacture: 1995
Weight approx.: 560 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Altenberge, loaded on truck
Altenberge Germany, 48341 Altenberge
29/01/2020 10:00
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STILL FUX 20 Electric Forklift Electric Forklifts
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 3,300 x 880 x 1,350 mm
Year of manufacture: 2008
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Delivery terms: FCA Wallenwil, free on truck
Wallenwil Switzerland, 8360 Wallenwil
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 1,300 x 600 x 1,400 mm
Year of manufacture: 2007
Weight approx.: 525 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Göttingen, free on truck
Göttingen Germany, 37079 Göttingen
29/01/2020 10:35
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 1,300 x 600 x 1,400 mm
Year of manufacture: 2007
Weight approx.: 525 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Göttingen, free on truck
Göttingen Germany, 37079 Göttingen
29/01/2020 10:34
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BERRIAK Ramp Stacker LPG Forklifts
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 5,650 x 2,380 x 1,220 mm
Weight approx.: 1,800 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Loeches - Madrid, loaded on truck
Loeches - Madrid Spain, 28890 Loeches - Madrid
28/01/2020 12:42
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JUNGHEINRICH EJE 18 Electric Low-Platform Truck Electric Forklifts
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 1,700 x 700 x 900 mm
Year of manufacture: 1994
Weight approx.: 600 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Stadthagen, loaded on truck
Stadthagen Germany, 31655 Stadthagen
06/02/2020 10:21
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STILL EGV-S 20 Electric Pallet Truck Pallet jacks
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 2,300 x 900 x 1,950 mm
Year of manufacture: 2007
Weight approx.: 1,300 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Loeches - Madrid, loaded on truck
Loeches - Madrid Spain, 28890 Loeches - Madrid
28/01/2020 11:29
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ROLFI Industrial broom for forklift Forklift Spare Parts & Accessories
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 1,500 x 750 x 500 mm
Weight approx.: 100 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Zona Industriale di Calcinato, loaded on truck
Zona Industria… Italy, 25011 Zona Industriale di Calcinato
04/02/2020 14:26
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 2,700 x 860 x 1,820 mm
Year of manufacture: 1996
Weight approx.: 1,250 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Loeches - Madrid, loaded on truck
Loeches - Madrid Spain, 28890 Loeches - Madrid
28/01/2020 11:09
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 2,350 x 540 x 1,000 mm
Weight approx.: 180 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Velen-Ramsdorf, loaded on truck
Velen-Ramsdorf Germany, 46342 Velen-Ramsdorf
14/02/2020 11:09
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 1,150 x 540 x 1,210 mm
Weight approx.: 59 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Velen-Ramsdorf, loaded on truck
Velen-Ramsdorf Germany, 46342 Velen-Ramsdorf
14/02/2020 10:04
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 1,800 x 520 x 1,000 mm
Weight approx.: 110 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Velen-Ramsdorf, loaded on truck
Velen-Ramsdorf Germany, 46342 Velen-Ramsdorf
14/02/2020 11:04
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 1,750 x 1,300 x 1,500 mm
Weight approx.: 900 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Falkenberg, loaded on truck
Falkenberg Germany, 04895 Falkenberg
28/01/2020 11:44
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Dimensions (l x w x h) approx.: 2,500 x 1,250 x 2,350 mm
Weight approx.: 2,000 kg
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Delivery terms: FCA Altheim, loaded on truck
Altheim Austria, 4950 Altheim
19/02/2020 10:01
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Buy & sell used industrial forklifts & trucks on Surplex

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  1. Explanation of what a forklift is
  2. How does a forklift work?
  3. Requirements for operating a forklift
  4. Varieties of forklifts
  5. Forklifts manufacturers
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Explanation of what a forklift is

Industrial forklifts are vehicles used to transport loads within a facility, and are a type of motor-driven industrial truck. Depending on the desired area of application, they are powered by a wide variety of different motors. The basic types are electric forklifts, diesel forklifts, and LPG forklifts. There are also various models tailored to special jobs and loads.

How does a forklift work?

A forklift is a vehicle operated by a driver. The basic forklift model is a truck with three or four wheels. Forklifts consist of a mast with moveable forks, a drive unit, a counterweight, and a driver's seat with control instruments. The stable chassis supports the driver's cabin and the motor. At the front, or in certain models on the side, is the lifting frame. The side opposite the lifting frame has a counterweight, which distributes the weight evenly when heavy loads are applied so that the truck doesn't tip over.

The forklift is operated using a steering wheel or joystick. The foot pedals are usually arranged similar to a passener car, so there is no need to relearn this when operating a forklift. The driver's cabin is constructed to give the driver maximum protection and good peripheral vision. Many models have a roof to protect against falling loads.

  • Used for stowing and transporting loads within a plant
  • Available in a variety of different forms
  • Simplex, duplex, or triplex masts depending on the job
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The forks are manually or hydraulically adjustable, so they can be adapted to the lifting points of various loads. In all forklifts, the lifting frame operates hydraulically. Various drive systems can be used. The main types are electric, LPG, and diesel drive units. With zero emissions, the electric motor is excellent for use indoors. Small forklifts, particularly those commonly used in supermarkets, have an electric motor. Medium forklifts are often driven by a gas motor because the particularly mild emissions are suitable for use in enclosed spaces. However, you still have to ensure adequate ventilation because gas motors do produce CO and CO2. Diesel-powered forklifts are used in heavy industry. They have a lifting force of several tons, so they can easily transport coils, steel pans, and slabs. In order to lift, forklifts always require a certain gap between the load and the floor.

In most cases, this is achieved using wooden pallets. In modern forklifts, the lifting frame is constructed to allow the driver a clear view of the load. It is powered by a hydraulic unit integrated into the vehicle. Various models of lifting frames are available for short transport heights, such as vehicle loading, as well as the great heights in warehouses with high shelves. The various types of lifting frames, simplex, duplex, and triplex, accommodate different hight requirements. In modern forklifts, the driver constantly receives information about the operating conditions shown in a display. With cutting-edge computer-controlled operation, motor power can be used very efficiently. In newer models, speed is automatically reduced when going around curves in order to avoid tipping over. Although forklifts are mainly used indoors, special models exist which are designed for outdoor use. These particularly robust machines are called rough-terrain forklifts.

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Requirements for operating a forklift

Operating a forklift is different from driving a passenger car due to the steering from the back wheels and the high centre of gravity. That's why it is necessary to have a forklift driving licence as a qualification for operating this kind of industrial truck. In addition to comprehensive theoretical training, including the physics of transporting loads, practical exercises in forklift driving are also part of the procedure.

The main difference when driving a forklift truck, in addition to the the limited frontal view due to the mast, is turning. Forklifts are generally steered by the back wheels. This makes driving and turning them significantly different from normal passenger vehicles. There is also a high centre of gravity on forklifts. This is built into the design of all forklifts due to the counterweight at the back. This increases the risk of tipping over when turns are taken too sharply or the speed is too high.

Varieties of forklifts

A wide range of models from the traditional lift truck to reach trucks are available for facility transport and loading/unloading. In warehouses, long and slab-shaped products can be transported most efficiently with a side loader. These special models have the lifting frame on the side, or sometimes a lateral driver's seat. They are used in high-shelf warehouses and for order picking, for example. Widely used for wood and composite panels, this type of forklift takes the load on the side. Their construction is more complex than normal forklifts, but their broad load-bearing surface allows for very safe and efficient transportation of goods.

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Reach trucks are the forklifts typically used for operation in tight corridors. These particularly compact lifting vehicles can drive forwards and backwards, and they have a very small turning radius. They are often fitted with extra long lifting frames, so they are particularly suitable for shipping warehouses.

Forklifts manufacturers

Many companies have specialised in forklift manufacture. Some notable names in the field of electric forklifts and reach trucks are STILL, LINDE, JUNGHEINRICH, and NISSAN. We recommend LINDE, CROWN, YALE, and KOMATSU for medium-sized models. Large and special-purpose forklifts are available from RUDOLF MAXEIN, ZEPPELIN, and BULMOR. In addition, we highly recommend new and used forklifts from BAKA, BT, and CLARK.

On Surplex, you can regularly find used forklifts for sale. In our recurring industrial auctions, you can easily find a used forklift to meet your needs. The machines are often in very good condition and can be purchased for a low price. If you need assistance when looking for a used forklift for sale, our Surplex Customer Care employees are always happy to offer their expert help and advice.

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