Our hydraulically operated wheel handling system quickly and safely loads or unloads wheelsets from flat cars or trucks. It features a spring-loaded automatic wheel gripping device that also provides a fail-safe lock in case of hydraulic hose or fitting failure. A safety chain is included to provide secure fastening to the forklift mast. A forklift having a two stage mast, and one auxliary hydraulic control valve to operate one double acting cylinder is required to disengage the auto lock .
Fork Pockets have removable spacers for larger fork diameters
up to 6″ wide x 2-3/4″ thick.
Forklift Lifting Fixture 5” Fork Width$490.00Unique design, the heavier the load the tighter the grip. No tools required for attaching. Slides on to fork, tighten the two hand knobs and secure the safety chain. Extension Shackle and Swivel Auto Lock Hook included. W.L.L. 3000 Lbs.
Fits on 5” Wide Forks.
Passenger Car & Locomotive Coupler Handler$1,166.03
- Use our new Coupler Handler with a forklift to handle couplers on locomotives or passenger cars with a step or platform located over the coupler.
- The handler design allows the coupler to be accessed without interfering with the step or platform.
- It may be used to access the coupler with the knuckle removed or in place.
- Includes an OSHA compliant identification tag.
Side Access Wheelset Handler$2,446.44
Designed to remove and install wheelsets.
Provides access from the side of the car.
Works on wheelset diameters of 28″
Notches are provided in the forklift pocket rails
to ensure the wheelset does not move during transport