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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.


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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Forklift Sweepers
MSA Magnetics
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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Roadside Truck Assistance by TEN-24
Tyres4U
TEN-24 Roadside Truck Tyre Service provides emergency roadside assistance for trucks.
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Forklift operator training
Powerlift Material Handling Pty Ltd
Accredited forklift operator training for safer, efficient and productive staff
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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 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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Lifting Aids, Lifting Equipment, Manual Handling Equipment
Seton Australia
Seton Australia offer a range of versatile workplace safety equipment for warehouses and other appli
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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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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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Forklift Equipment for hire
Adaptalift Hyster
Adaptalift Hyster offer a wide range of forklifts, forklift trucks and walkie stackers for Long Term and Short Term Hire
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Forklift and Traction Batteries
Century Yuasa Batteries
Century Yuasa Batteries have lead acid forklift batteries for every operation, which boast long performance periods and maximum capabilities
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Powerlift Material Handling offer a wide range of new rental forklifts including pedestrian stackers, reach trucks, order pickers, pallet stackers, electric Nissan Forklift Trucks and LPG Forklift Trucks.
Powerlift Material Handling Pty Ltd
New and used reliable forklift and warehouse equipment rentals for warehouse storage and lifting applications
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Reconditioned truck lifts
NSW Lift Trucks Pty Ltd
Industrial forklifts have the power required to lift and move around extremely heavy loads, available for sale and hire
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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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Tipping bin
Materials Handling P/L
The large selection of bins including drop bottom bins, forklift mounted waste bins, storage tipping bins and concrete kibbles
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Forklift Fleet Management from Crown Equipment
Crown Equipment
Forklift Fleet Management Systems from Crown Equipment incorporate a range of equipment to monitor fleet saving paper and time.
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Secondhand Forklifts - Crown
Crown Equipment
Crown Equipment offer a range of second-hand forklifts for sale including electric, petrol, diesel and LPG powered as well as pallet trucks.
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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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Flexible rental and hire conditions
Kennards Hire
Kennards Hire Lift and Shift provide a range of lifting machinery and equipment for temporary use in loading, unloading and moving heavy goods and cargo
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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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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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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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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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Ultimate Trailers Australia (UTA) design and custom build trailers, semi trailers and related products including water tanks and carts, low loader, sewage tankers, bin hooks, forklifts, extendable trailers, tipper trailers and more. All their Trailers ...
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Hastings Deering operates as one of the largest Caterpillar dealer networks in the world providing a wide range of sale and rental heavy duty equipment and spare parts through Queensland, Northern Territory, Papua New Guinea, New Caledonia and the Solomon ...
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Truck seats ,machinery seats, forklift seats, PiLOT Seating is a specialist seating supplier of static , heavy-duty air and mechanical suspension seats suited to the mining, transport, agricultural and earthmoving industries. Our seats are ergonomically ...
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Liftech Handling & Access has been based in Dandenong for 18 years supplying quality Forklift and Access equipment hire, sales and service to all areas. We have a modern hire fleet and an extensive range of used forklifts for sale. All ...
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Accurate and reliable on board digital weighing systems for front end loaders, forklifts. Accurate truck airbag weighing systems.
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Manufacture forklift attachments worldwide distribution.
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Mobile cranes, attachments, accessories & hoists.
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Honeywell CV41 vehicle mount computer
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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
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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
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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
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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
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31/07/16 - Kennards Lift and Shift have supplied a Dieci telehandler on hire for the construction of a new townhouse complex.
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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