The lowdown on Hyster forklifts
Whatever your material-handling needs, Hyster forklifts have been designed to navigate even the tightest locations with reliability and ease. Manufacturing some of the industry’s most popular reach trucks and narrow aisle lift equipment since the 1920s, Hyster currently has working equipment in businesses located in over 130 countries around the world, provided through a worldwide network of distribution partners. And the key to their success has been a strong focus on value.
The Top 4 Hyster Forklifts
Hyster has a range of equipment that’s suited to businesses both large and small. Whether you need a narrow aisle reach truck or one of their full-size IC cushion tire models, four of their most popular models include:
- Electric Narrow Aisle Reach Truck – Built for indoor use only, Hyster electric narrow aisle reach trucks are ideal for almost any warehouse application with overhead storage. Designed with grocery and retail outlets in mind, Hyster electric narrow aisle reach trucks are available with either forward or side-stance configurations for the comfort of the operator as well as an assortment of optional upgrades. Employing the use of AC Power, this electrically-counterbalanced lift truck features electric steering and regenerative lowering for optimal control and energy efficiency. Plus, it includes a thermal management system that monitors both the motors and controllers to prevent the lift from overheating.
- Electric Counterbalanced Lift Truck – The Hyster E30-40XN cushion tire lift truck provides as many productivity advantages as it does enhanced comfort add-ons. Crafted with an ergonomic design for the ultimate in operator-friendly usability. With AC motors and transistor controller technology, this Hyster lift operates for longer stretches between maintenance, minimizing downtime to ensure continuous productivity. Plus, it includes high-strength, hot-rolled steel mast channels that provide stronger capacity for load retention while the lift is extended, and cast steel cross members that allow easy visibility overhead as well as reliable operator protection.
- IC Cushion Tire Lift Truck– The Hyster S30-35 and S40FTS are four wheel cushion tire lift trucks. Built for an endless array of heavy-duty indoor uses, these lift trucks reportedly provide one of the lowest operating costs when compared to similar machines. In addition, they feature maximum uptime, ergonomic operator-friendly design and a number of powertrain options that can be selected to suit your specific application. Taking advantage of its onboard computer, this rugged lift includes a tire-saving controlled power reversal feature that almost completely eliminates tire spin. This functionality alone has proven to save on maintenance and repair – increasing tire life by up to 50 percent!
- IC Pneumatic Tire Lift Truck – The H30-40FTS series of lift trucks are ideal for heavy-use warehouse applications, wood pallet and skid manufacturers, as well as short-term rental applications. Designed for indoor or outdoor use, these Hyster forklifts represent a collection of the toughest components available, each managed by an industrial onboard computer that ensures the lift stays in proper working order and provides the highest degree of output under a wide range of conditions.
Prices on a new or used Hyster forklifts are provided by quote, with final sales price depending on options and accessories selected. In addition, it’s important to note that MSRP doesn’t include government fees, taxes, shipping charges, dealer documentation or financing fees.