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Forklifts and Attachments

If you are currently in the market for a new forklift to meet the material handling needs of you or your company, it can often be difficult to decide upon the right type of forklift, with both cost and site specific requirements playing a role in your eventual decision.
Forklift picThe decision between Internal Combustion Engines (ICE) comprising of LNG or diesel powered machines, and Battery Electric Forklifts can usually be weighed up by comparing the financial and environmental costs.
Batteries have been in a materials handling context for at least 200 years, the most common battery currently used in the materials handling industry is the lead acid battery.
The two main types of forklift are LPG and battery electric.
Which should you choose?
Ferret has broken down the pros and cons of these systems, to help you choose what is right for you. To read more, click here and find your lifting solution.


Forklift Sweepers
Magnet Sales Australia
This handy piece of equipment hangs conveniently from forklift arms or vehicle bumpers, allowing you to ‘sweep’ contaminated areas and remove those sharp
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Tailor Made Solutions for All Your Lifting Problems.
Prolift Solutions Pty Ltd
Prolift offers a wide variety of materials handling solutions that can be used in numerous applications
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Cage attachments for Forklifts from Prolift Solutions
Prolift Solutions Pty Ltd
Prolift Solutions provide a waide range of hydraulic and non hydraulic forklift attachments
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Economical forklift and driver hire delivered directly to your site
Lencrow Materials Handling
Fully qualified drivers and reliable forklifts when and where you need them, charged out on an hourly basis.
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Gel-TAC has high temperature performance and doesn't contain chlorinated solvents
CRC Industries (Australia)
Gel-TAC is a multipurpose lubricant that is easy to apply and can be used in the home, work shop or on highly loaded reciprocal moving parts and forklifts.
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Forklift Parts from Crown Equipment
Crown Equipment
Forklift Spare Parts from Crown are available from their large parts Distribution Centre with parts available for delivery within 24 hours.
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UniCarriers RX Series
Lencrow Materials Handling
Complete solutions for all your materials handling needs – Quality, reputable forklifts and warehouse handling.
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GoGetta fund various businesses including construction
GoGetta Equipment Funding
Rental solutions for efficient and cost effective equipment funding
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Genie® Lift™ from Total Lifting Solutions
Total Lifting Solutions
The Genie Lift from Total Lifting Solutions provides the ideal solution for all your materials handling needs.
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Forklift mounted vacuum lifter
Materials Handling P/L
A selection of hydraulic and non-hydraulic forklift attachments that are simple to connect, versatile and enhance operator security
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Commercial Warehouse Operations Training from Crown Equipment
Crown Equipment
Crown Equipment are a licensed RTO and are therefore capable of providing warehouse and forklift training and licensing
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Moving Mast Reach Trucks from Powerlift Material Handling
Powerlift Material Handling Pty Ltd
Powerlift Material Handling provide a range of heavy duty moving mast reach trucks for industrial applications.
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Engine Counterbalance Forklifts from Powerlift Material Handling
Powerlift Material Handling Pty Ltd
Powerlift Material Handling provide the HC Engine Counterbalance Forklift, with a 1.8 tonne capacity.
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BodyGuard personal handheld tag
Orbit Communications
Proximity Detection and Warning Systems for improved workplace safety and less machinery damage
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Forklift Accreditation available in 1, 2 or 3 day courses
Australian Forklift Training
Australian Forklift Training have 2 modern training centres in Sydney, where you can attend either a 1 day, 2 day or 3 day training course
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Diesel Forklifts from Crown Equipment
Crown Equipment
Crown offer Diesel operated Forklifts in a range of sizes and lifting capabilities to suit all users and their needs.
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Mesh Panel Safety Fencing
The Plant Yard
The Plant Yard provide Portable Buildings, Security Boxes, Mesh Panels, Crane and Forklift Bins ranging in size of 1t to 5t capacities.
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Forklift rentals are fully tax deductible and offered at competitive rates
Lencrow Materials Handling
Lencrow's materials handling equipment hire includes forklift and driver, casual hire, long term contract and fleet management options
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Forklift Services from Crown Equipment
Crown Equipment
Crown Equipment’s Forklift Service Team provide mobile maintenance and repairs of all Forklifts with a fully equipped van.
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Professional Fleet Management Services – Commercial and Government Tyres by Tyres4U
Tyres4U
Tyres4U Fleet & Government team provides specialised tyre management and fleet services for government and commercial operations of all sizes.
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Ferret.com.au is Australia's largest and leading online directory for the manufacturing, mining, and industrial sectors. Ferret.com.au comprises the most current information on products and services across a broad range of industries, and provides qualified ...
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Prolift Solutions Pty Ltd
Prolift Solutions Pty Ltd market a comprehensive range of materials handling and lifting equipment. Their range includes Jib Cranes, Gantry Cranes, Monorail Cranes, Hoists and Winches, Forklift Attachments. 
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Australian Warehousing Association Inc.
Australian Warehousing Association Inc. (AusWA) is the peak body of the Australian Warehousing Companies and offers a wide range of educational, consultancy, auditing and recruitment services to their members. Australian Warehousing Association Inc. ...
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Enware Australia
Enware celebrates 80 years in business in 2018. We are an Australian owned & managed company who for more than 30 years has been manufacturing first response emergency shower and eye wash systems. we are renowned for our innovation, high quality and ...
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Dana SAC Australia
Brevini Australia manufacture power transmission units and supply a number of gearboxes, winches, ancillaries, modules housings, shafting bearings and a number of other related products and services. With the head office in Sydney, Brevini operate ...
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Tennant
At Tennant, we are passionate about developing innovative solutions to help our customers resolve their cleaning challenges. Our products are designed to sustainably clean spaces with fewer resources and reduced emissions. Our range of scrubbers are ...
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Gamma Solutions
Gamma Solutions offers advanced mobile data collection solutions. They provide printers, barcode systems, portable terminals, scanners, wireless networks, RFID systems and implementation services.
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Subsidiary of internationally acclaimed Bolzoni, Auramo group.
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PATLITE & SIGNALFX are the world’s leading brand of Advanced Audio Visual Signalling devices, designed to improve safety, security & productivity of any machine, system, hardware, software, infrastructure. The product range includes IoT Ready LED ...
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Secondhand Forklifts Sales & Service provide a wide range of New and Used Forklifts including Crown, Electric, Hyster, LPG, Petrol and Diesel Forklifts, Pallet movers and Walkie Stackers. Secondhand Forklifts Sales & Service also offers repair ...
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Jabac Connections supply labels for all types of printers including laser, inkjet and dotmatrix. Sheet and roll form labels, Thermal transfer labels and ribbons, Custom made labels, Label design software and Cable labels.
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Materials Handling Finance can assist with financing machinery and equipment.
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Honeywell CV41 vehicle mount computer
Supplier news
12/05/18 - Gamma Solutions introduces the Honeywell CV41 vehicle mount computer recommended for forklift applications.
Angus Kennard (R) and Theo Triantafillides with a Sydney FC player
Supplier news
13/07/17 - Kennards Hire has signed on as the Premium Partner of Australia’s premier football club, Sydney FC for the first time.
Rent the Keysight (Agilent) AC6803A AC Power Source from Measurement Rentals
Supplier news
30/08/16 - Measurement Rentals has introduced the Keysight AC6803A AC Power Source, 2000 VAm 270 V, 10 A to their extensive test and measurement rental fleet.
Tracked forklifts new to Kennards Lift & Shift
Supplier news
01/08/16 - Kennards Lift & Shift had added a new line of tracked, all terrain forklifts to its hire equipment range.
Porta Powers Range from Kennards Lift & Shift
Supplier news
01/08/16 - Kennards Lift & Shift provides a range of industrial equipment including star hoists, sheave blocks, jinny wheels and minifors for hire.
Stocktake hire equipment now available from Kennards Lift & Shift
Supplier news
01/08/16 - Stocktakes can be carried out more quickly and with less stress by hiring specialist equipment from Kennards Lift & Shift.
Lesson in ingenuity at historic school
Supplier news
01/08/16 - Sixteen 20-tonne capacity screw jacks from Kennards Lift and Shift were part of an innovative solution to a problem encountered during building repair work
Lifting solutions guide from Kennards Lift & Shift
Supplier news
01/08/16 - A new edition of the Kennards Lift & Shift hire equipment catalogue is more of a guide to lifting solutions than simply a list of products.
Forklift platforms by Kennards lift and shift
Supplier news
01/08/16 - A biannual stocktake at a huge Big W distribution warehouse was completed more quickly than normal with the help of 25 forklift work platforms.
Truck-mounted cranes
Supplier news
01/08/16 - Kennards Lift and Shift have provided Blacktown City Council with a two-tonne tabletop truck, with a crane fitted at the back.
Retrofit automation solution now available to CNC Machine Tool Operators
Editorial
31/07/16 -  Dimac Tooling, Australia and New Zealand's leading supplier of accessories and workholding solutions for CNC milling and CNC turning machine tools
Dieci telehandler used for townhouse construction
Supplier news
31/07/16 - Kennards Lift and Shift have supplied a Dieci telehandler on hire for the construction of a new townhouse complex.
T12 Highlights
The T12 is a versatile, compact floor scrubber. Find out about the product features in this video.
Tennant
S5 Demo
Demonstration of the Tennant S5 Walk-behind Sweeper.
Tennant
S10 Features
Features overview of the Tennant S10 Industrial Walk-behind Sweeper.
Tennant
B5/B7 Highlights
Discover the benefits and outstanding results from Tennant's B5/B7 walk-behind battery burnisher
Tennant
T17 Highlights
Find out about the Tennant T17 Ride-on Scrubber
Tennant
Compact Commercial Products
Find out more about our compact commercial product range including the T1, E5 and R3.
Tennant
B10 Highlights
Learn about our B10 Battery Ride-on Burnisher
Tennant
S30 Highlights
Product highlights for the Tennant S30 Ride-on Sweeper.
Tennant
T5 Highlights
Product highlights of Tennant's T5 Walk-behind scrubber.
Tennant
ec-H2O NanoClean Overview
Introducing detergent-free scrubbing technology ec-h2O NanoClean.
Tennant
JDN Profi Air Hoist
JDN Profi Air Hoist
Prolift Solutions Pty Ltd
Hitachi electric chain hoist & trolley
Hitachi electric chain hoist & trolley
Prolift Solutions Pty Ltd

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