Gekko Technical Specs

By Ken Welch on 2020-02-25 08:39:20 -

Here are the technical specs for Gekko Anti Slip Layer Magnetic Fork Covers:

  • approx. 0.433 in anti-slip surface (+/- 0.06 in)
  • Shore hardness DIN 53505: 75+/- 5 Shore A
  • Operating temperature: -40°F bis +176°F
  • Rebound resilience DIN 53512: 35%
  • Magnetic holding force: 1,2 N /cm2

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Gekko Fork Covers

By Ken Welch on 2020-02-18 15:18:42 -

We are finally launching the US availability of Gekko Fork Covers, these anti-slip layers will ship via UPS from Pennsylvania in 2-4 weeks.

 

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Why Poly Clad Fork Extensions

By Ken Welch on 2020-02-10 10:50:45 -

The main thought of Poly Clad Fork Extensions' development was to come up with a way to cover forks in sizes not covered by Poly Load Protectors. Combining fork extensions of the same length as the forks and poly coat the extensions. Advantages are optional use (vs permanently coating the fork), reducing downtime of the forklift (coating of fork takes about 3 weeks), and we can fit virtually any size fork.

Class 3 Beluga Forks

By Ken Welch on 2020-02-07 15:17:45 -

Beluga style forks are also available in virtually all sizes and hook mount classifications II, III, & IV. Call about your specific needs.

89224 Shipping

By Ken Welch on 2020-01-30 09:11:50 -

Item 89224 Forkliftable Storage Locker ships via LTL freight 

Size Shelves Weight Freight class
24” x 48” 1 center shelf 246 lbs 175
24” x 48” 2 center shelves 276 175
24” x 48” No center shelf 306 175
30” x 48” 1 center shelf 258 250
30” x 48” 2 center shelves 292 175
30” x 48” No center shelf 329 175

 

89226 Shipping

By Ken Welch on 2020-01-22 11:08:37 -

Item 89226 Forkliftable Dollies ship LTL freight class 70 from zip code 60484. Weights range 110 lbs - 143 lbs. depending upon the size and floor locks/no floor locks options.

Save Fork Wear

By Ken Welch on 2020-01-14 14:59:56 -

Recent discussion suggested Fork Sox™ brand fork covers might prevent forklift fork wear since they cover the bottom as well as the top & sides of forks. Not a serious proposal for the product, but an amusing thought on a slow day.

UPS 2020

By Ken Welch on 2020-01-07 14:33:10 -

As of 12/29/2019 UPS will be charging $24 per package over 50 lbs for domestic shipment. We will continue to evaluate shipping costs on a case by case basis and request your approval for any order that carries heavy fees. As always we welcome using your carriers/accounts upon request.

Fork Sox™ Application

By Ken Welch on 2019-12-31 11:15:35 -

Fork Sox™ brand forklift fork covers are excellent in handling painted products due to the non-metallic construction and they cover the top, bottom, and sides of the forks. 

Shaft Mounted Block Forks

By Ken Welch on 2019-12-23 09:48:42 -

Block forks are also available in a shaft mounting style. In an uneven environment, a custom elongated eye may allow the first forks being relieved of the load can "float" preventing damage to the product when the forks withdraw from the load.

Shaft block saver