Like a right fork truck parts can potentially increase the productivity of the forklift trucks, similarly right and quality forklift accessories can enable the trucks to deliver hassle-free services. A quality accessory can convert the forklift truck into a multi-tasking power-vehicle. A few important and compulsory accessories are screws, nuts, and bolts that help the attachments to stay fixed to the truck. These accessories tighten the attachments firmly, so that it doesn’t loosen up, causing fatal accidents within the factory grounds. So it is very important to buy a safety standard approved accessory to ensure safety of the operators. There are innumerable accessories as well that helps in providing better maneuverability to the forklift vehicle attachments, such as:
Poly Load Protectors: This accessory works as a forklift extension and is fixed to the forks and tines to make it longer. These are perfect to lift heavy and broad loads, as they give a broader base of support to the forklift trucks. It is available at 5 to 6 foot length in the market.
Rounded Forks: These are shaped as half a cylinder to carry cylindrical loads. The butt-like structure on the top of the fork enables it to carry rounded or cylindrical loads. It has multi-purpose use, as it can be fixed as an accessory or as one of the forklift truck attachments as well.
Broom Accessories: You can attach a broom to the forklift truck to sweep the floor mechanically rather than doing it manually. It is a 4 feet wide broom attached to the forks which helps in cleaning the work floor and helps in doing the work quickly.
Magnetic Lifters: These types of fork truck parts help in lifting heavy metal objects. It uses electromagnetic power to keep the metallic sheets and objects fixed together. It makes the transportation of heavy metallic goods easier.
Self-Dumping Hopper: This is an awesome forklift prop that helps in easy waste disposal in the refuse stations. When you fix this to the forklift truck attachments, dump all the waste loads into the hopper and get rid of the rubbish. The hopper will empty the rubbish into the skips or into the waste disposal stations.
Solar Cap Canopy: This will act as a shield cap to the driver and the worker from the scorching rays of the sun. It is a see- through model that enables to keep the workers cool, while loading or unloading the heavy loads. It is made of durable anti- glare material.
Retractable Seat Belt: It is a harness belt that is attached to the seat of the driver to keep him safe and secured while driving the forklift truck.
Ergo back-up Handle: It reduces back strain of the occupants and enables them to keep the hand inside the operating place. A horn switch is also attached to this back up handle which helps the driver to keep his other hand on the steering wheel.
So to make you forklift more productive you should attach these fork truck parts.