Morse 285XGR Forklift-Karrier, 55-Gallon, 2500 Lb. Capacity, Requires 25" Between Forks

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Manufacturer Part Number(s): 285XGR
Manufacturer: Morse
Estimated Shipping Time: In Stock - Ships Within 24 Hours
SKU Morse-285XGR
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Morse 285Xgr Forklift-Karrier, 55-Gallon, 2500 Lb. Capacity, Requires 25" Between Forks
Model 285XGR forklift drum tipper is being used in Japan to load a special ion-exchange resin into filters to remove radioactive caesium from the seawater in Fukushima.
Turn drum 360 degrees, in either direction. Pull chain loop is used to control drum tilt from the forklift.
Model 285XGR Super-duty forklift attachment with a heavily reinforced 3-piece drum holder and a worm gear speed reducer provide our highest capacity forklift drum carrier.
Model 285XMGR adds spark resistant parts to reduce the possibility of mechanical sparks.

  • 2500 Lb. (1134 kg) Full 55-gallon steel drum
  • 1250 Lb. (567 kg) Half-full drum*
Dimensions of Morse Forklift-Karriers Requires 25" between forks, as fork pocket openings are 25" (63.5 cm) apart. Each opening is 2.5" (6.35 cm) high by 6.5" (16.5 cm) wide.
Pull-chain loop allows drum tilt control from the driver's seat of your fork truck with 20' (6.1 m) chain loop providing a 10' (3 m) drop of chain for operator to turn drum.

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Morse is "The Specialist in Drum Handling Equipment." They provide 55-gallon (208 liter) drum handling solutions, such as hand drum trucks, mobile drum handlers, forklift attachments including heavy-duty models capacities up to 2500 Lb. (1136 kg). Many models are available in stainless steel.

Since 1923 Morse has introduced nearly every major innovation in drum handling equipment. Morse is committed to manufacturing our products in the USA.


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