Dock levelers and truck restraints

Dock Leveler and Truck Restraint System Support and Sales

Having high-quality, dependable dock equipment is important for a variety of reasons, not the least of which is safety. Eastern Lift Truck Co.’s Dock & Door Division sells all different types of dock equipment, including a variety of dock levelers and restraint systems, and provides the routine maintenance and emergency repair service needed to keep…

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Yale ERC040VA data plate.

Determine the Year of Manufacture of your Hyster or Yale Forklift

Use this handy reference list to determine the year of manufacture of a Hyster or Yale forklift. Locate the last character (letter) from a Hyster or Yale forklift serial number on this list to see the corresponding year of manufacture. Note: Hyster and Yale cycle through the same letter every 23 years, so you will…

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Types of Forklift Tires

Choosing the right tire option for your lift truck depends on your application. The most common tire types are pneumatic, typically for outdoor operations and cushion for indoor use. But it’s not always that black and white.  Solid Pneumatic To the uninitiated, the term ‘solid pneumatic’ sounds like an oxymoron. These pneumatic-shaped tires are similar…

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Materials Handling & Storage Glossary: Carriage Mounting Class

It is important to know your forklift carriage mounting class, especially when adding forks or attachments.

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Materials Handling & Storage Glossary: Quick Disconnect Couplings and Fittings (QDCs / QDs)

Quick disconnect couplings, also known as “QDCs or QDs” have many uses. They provide a safe and fast way to release and reconnect hydraulic hose connections.

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Materials Handling & Storage Glossary: Mast

What’s the first thing you think of when you read the word mast? Most people (outside our industry) think of a sailboat.

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Industrial Battery Maintenance and Storage during Extended Downtime

Proper industrial battery maintenance is critical to keep electric lift trucks running at optimum performance levels.

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dock shelters overhead doors and levelers

Prepare your Dock and Door for Cold Weather

It’s that time of year again! Being prepared for colder weather is a must for any business, but especially important for those with external docks and doors.

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Forklift Tires: Inspection, Maintenance, and Replacement

This is a blog post about forklift tires, and specifically, the importance of proper tire care.

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Ongoing Training is Important to our Team

Safety and continuing education are ingrained into our culture at Eastern Lift Truck Co.

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Labor Shortage Solutions

Businesses around the globe are struggling to meet demand with major labor shortages.

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dock shelters overhead doors and levelers

Warehouse Doors & Loading Docks are a Critical part of your Operation!

Eastern Lift Truck Co. understands that your loading dock area is a critical part of your operation.

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