none

ELECTRIC PALLET TRUCK IS SMALLER AND MORE ECONOMICAL

12-06-2018
by 
in 

The latest electric pallet truck from Crown Equipment is billed as economical yet strong performing. The German-made WP 3010 Series shares the features of the Crown WP Series in a more compact and economically priced package and is now available Australia-wide.

The WP 3010 features an AC drive motor combined with a regenerative braking system to combine high performance with long battery life and maintenance-free braking.

The compact unit has a head length of just 500mm, fork length of up to 1150mm and a built-in charger. Its low mass of 279kg (without battery) makes it nimble and convenient, including back-of-truck work.

It has a load capacity of 1600kg, a heavy-duty gearbox, a robust helical gear set, an optimised steel structure and high-tensile steel forks.

The WP 3010 Series has the same cast aluminium Crown X-10 handle with easy-to-use-ergonomic controls used on the rest of the WP Series.

According to Craig Kenchington, Crown Equipment director of sales and marketing, the competitive pricing of the WP 3010 Series will appeal to a whole new market segment.

He says: “Crown has made a power pallet truck with compact dimensions, so it’s ideal for moving and positioning loads quickly and safely in confined storage spaces. It means that you no longer need to sacrifice quality, longevity and ergonomics to have an affordable power pallet truck.”

“This new model is perfectly at home doing kerbside deliveries, transport on truck beds as well as retail applications and even manufacturing environments,” adds Kenchington.

Crown Equipment
1300 072 752
crown.com

Related news & editorials

  1. 19.04.2019
    19.04.2019
    by      In
    A new design of picking trolley with a novel powered wheel system has revolutionised logistics at a global office products giant.
    Esselte Leitz is a company known for its innovative office products including ranges for organisation, presentation, filing, archiving and storage. It has subsidiaries... Read More
  2. 22.03.2019
    22.03.2019
    by      In
    Jungheinrich’s EFG 6 series of electric forklift trucks is one of the most powerful in the intralogistics market, carrying up to 9t at a load centre of 900mm, and is suitable for both indoor and outdoor use in beverage and building material wholesaling or mechanical engineering. With the EFG 6... Read More
  3. 18.03.2019
    18.03.2019
    by      In
    Schmalz has developed a novel gripper designed specifically for safer human-robot collaboration. The FXCB cobot gripper is an ideal fit for end-of-line packaging and pick-and-place applications.
    The gripper features a flexible-foam gripping surface that allows it to safely handle cardboard boxes... Read More
  4. 13.03.2019
    13.03.2019
    by      In
    Available now from Compressed Air Australia, Exair’s new 64 and 76mm Line Vacs are powerful inline conveyors made to transport high volumes of material through ordinary hose or tube.
    Designed for areas like food and pharmaceutical processing, the units are made from 316 stainless steel, providing... Read More