Taylor-Dunn Electric Utility Vehicles for Outdoor Applications

by Drew Huff on August 1, 2017
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taylor dunn utility vehicles for outdoor applicationsWith locations in Sacramento, Fresno, Salinas and the East Bay, TMH has many customers in the agriculture business. Over the years, we’ve noticed an increasing number of companies asking for efficient electric utility vehicles.

Manufacturers like Taylor Dunn offer electric vehicles with rugged chassis and clearance designed for outdoor applications like orchards, farms, vineyards, nurseries and large private estates. Here are some customer favorites:

Electric Utility Vehicles for Landscaping / Groundskeeping

The eM1400 is a popular choice for large nurseries, landscaping and groundskeeping applications. It has a 1,250 towing capacity is built for off-road applications. The eM1400 has a top speed of 25 mph and travels up to 45 miles on a single charge.

For something more robust, Taylor-Dunn’s standard Bigfoot is durable, reliable and has a low cost of ownership. The Bigfoot has a top speed of 12 mph and can travel 30 miles on a single charge. It can carry up to 3,000 lbs and tow up to 7,500 lbs. This vehicle also comes standard with some niceties for the operator like adjustable steering wheel tilt and cup holders.

Standard features include:

  • 48 volt AC power
  • LED lighting
  • hydraulic disc brakes
  • regenerative braking
  • recessed tie-downs
  • Smart View display
  • and a heavy duty all-gear drive train

The vehicle can be customized to just about any application. Options include: various hitches, fold-away seats, steel cab/doors, a portable charger, aluminum drop-down sides, lockable cargo box, and many more. View the spec sheet for Taylor-Dunn's Bigfoot (PDF).

If you’re looking for a gas-powered vehicle, the G-100 is a smart choice . This vehicle has a 1,000 lb payload, 1,500 lb towing capacity, 32hp and top speed of 25 mph. The nearly nine-gallon fuel tank paired with the vehicle’s excellent fuel efficiency limits the need for fuel stops. The G-100 can be equipped with a weather-tight cab, heater, various hitches, a powered dump bed, ladder racks, cargo boxes, beacon lights and various other options. See a list of complete specs for the G-100 (PDF).

Electric Carts for Greenhouses and Nurseries

For nursery or greenhouse applications, we sell a wide range of electric carts, burden carriers and tow tractors. Taylor-Dunn’s SC-100 burden carrier  is a best seller. It’s ideal for maneuvering through narrow aisles and pathways and helps the operator be more productive.

The SC-100 48V has all steel unitized body with automotive differential and 48 volt GT drive system. It has a 1,000 lb load capacity, 5,000 lb tow capacity and can be outfitted with a step ladder. Download the PDF spec sheet for complete details on the SC-100.

For more information on any of the material handling equipment described above, view our current inventory of electric and gas utility vehicles . Or, contact us online with any questions, or by phone:
East Bay - Livermore  (510) 675-0500
Fresno (559) 834-9500
Sacramento (916) 376-0500
Salinas (831) 757-1091 

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