pallet truck


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pallet truck

n
(Automotive Engineering) a powered truck with a mast, sometimes telescopic, on which slides a carriage which can be raised and lowered hydraulically. The carriage has extended forks which can be passed under a palletized load for stacking or moving to a new position. Also called: stacking truck
Translations
paleťákpaletový vozík
transporteur de palettes
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They are designed in a way so that they can be loaded and transported with a pallet truck or a forklift.
The inquest heard Mr Williams, who had worked at Morgans for 17 years, was moving the press out with a pallet truck when tragedy struck.
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The NDC, based at Prologis Park, was named Co-operative Depot of the Year while depot colleagues, Chris Green and Kelly Ben won Powered Pallet Truck Driver of the Year and the Help in the Community award.
The steel stand allows access to a forklift or pallet truck.
A SUPERMARKET chain has been fined after a 17-year-old employee suffered serious spinal injuries when he slipped while pulling a loaded pallet truck.
The pile-up happened on the M40 in Buckinghamshire last May when Mr Barton's pallet truck smashed through the central reservation and collided with oncoming traffic.
During the trial, the 12 fuel-cell-powered pallet trucks ran in live, working conditions for more than four months, logging more than 18,000 hours and 2,100 indoor fuelings by pallet truck operators.
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The truck mixes features of a lift table and pallet truck, enabling the user to pick up a load, transport it and lift it to a desired working height.
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