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Clean up with the Advance CS7000

Clean up with the Advance CS7000

Nilfisk-Advance is the first of the industrial floor cleaning class to introduce a Hybrid sweeper-scrubber. The ePower Drive and Hybrid combination will reduce cost of ownership by doubling fuel economy and run time efficiency.

The CS7000 is available in three configurations: LPG/Gas – Hybrid, Diesel-Hybrid and ePower Battery. Whichever you decide the unit will provide continuous productivity and sustainability.

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Take A Walk On The Wild Side

Take A Walk On The Wild Side

With dual motors and unparalleled off road capabilities, Bad Boy Buggies makes it feel so good to be bad.

The ideal vehicle for stalking game, Bad Boy Buggies has built a golf car specifically tailored to the needs of an outdoor enthusiast on the prowl. Available in gas, electric and hybrid models, Bad Boy Buggies gives you the versatile option of navigating rough terrain to get you to your sweet spot then switching to golden silence when it matters most.

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Key Differences between 4-Wheel Forklifts & 3-Wheel Forklifts

Key Differences between 4-Wheel Forklifts & 3-Wheel Forklifts

When purchasing or leasing a new forklift all of the details can get confusing if you don’t have a knowledgeable sales person to guide you. Knowing the differences before you buy can help make the process a bit less confusing in the long run.

3-wheel and 4 wheel forklifts have many similarities but they also have many differences and that is what one needs to know before having to choose between the two. The most obvious is the tire placement and that holds a major difference but the important details a lot of times are the ones you can’t see immediately.

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Rely On Shoppa’s For Your Rack Systems

Rely On Shoppa’s For Your Rack Systems

With an extensive new and used inventory to choose from, Shoppa’s Material Handling has a variety of pallet racking systems to help you find your perfect fit. We carry a number of new and used racking systems including:

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Cantilever Pallet Racking and Warehouse Systems

Cantilever Pallet Racking and Warehouse Systems

A Cantilever is a projecting structure, such as a beam, that is supported at one end and carries a load at the other end or along its length. Shoppa’s has cantilever rack that is designed to be one of the most flexible and stable racking systems on the market. Cantilever racks are ideal for long, bulky or odd-sized items. It allows for a wide variety of arrangements and minimizes the chance of accidents by eliminating unnecessary maneuvering, leaving out the traditional frames and columns.

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Lift Truck Capacity – What Every Operator Should Know

Lift Truck Capacity – What Every Operator Should Know

Capacity ratings are important for every operator to know and practice because it can potentially save a lift as well as save a lot of money. Every forklift comes with a variety of information the operator must take into consideration and one important factor is how heavy the load is and how to keep the load center with the forks to ensure a safe transport and delivery. OSHA stated that if the load is not centered in the correct position it could increase the chances of forklift accidents or damage to the load. The stated capacity for every truck applies to the load center and requires the operator to consider all other applications and conditions when justifying the appropriate weight and position.

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Pre-Owned Pick: Toyota’s 7FGU80 Gives A Big Lift

Pre-Owned Pick: Toyota’s 7FGU80 Gives A Big Lift

This month we are featuring the 2007 Toyota 7FGU80. With a load capacity of up to 17,500 lbs, this Box Car Special is a big help in more than one way, giving you the extra boost to handle even the largest loads.

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Advance SC8000: Optimized For Wider Cleaning Possibilities

Advance SC8000: Optimized For Wider Cleaning Possibilities

The Advance SC8000 is a ride on scrubber that offers, in a literal sense, wider floor cleaning possibilities. With the widest cylindrical scrub deck in its class, the SC8000 is capable of both sweeping and scrubbing in one pass and can clean 100,000 sq/ft per tankful of solution when operated under normal scrubbing speeds.

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Operation Forklift Safety

Operation Forklift Safety

Forklift safety can seem foolproof, but without the proper safety training operating a lift truck can become hazardous or deadly in an instant. There are a number of factors the play into maintaining the safest environment for operating a forklift.

One of the most common hazards associated with lift trucks is pedestrian safety, which means ensuring that lift truck operators are aware of surrounding warehouse employees on foot and vice versa. 

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Pneumatic vs Cushion Forklift Tires

Pneumatic vs Cushion Forklift Tires

Which One is Right for You?

You know the importance of choosing the right forklift for your application. You wouldn’t buy an indoor, light capacity truck for a job that required extremely heavy lifting and was outside in rough terrain. Just as important as the actual forklift are the tires that come with it. Most people are familiar with Pneumatic and Cushion tires, but what is it about these different tires that make them more suitable for one job over another?

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