Product Name: Toyota Three Wheel Electric Forklift (8FBE15-20U)
Lift Capacity: 3000 - 4000lbs
Notable feature(s): Extreme maneuverability
Price Range: $27,000 - $34,000
Value for the money: Excellent
Mini Levers - comfortable controls and less arm stress on operator
Blue Light - shines on floor so that pedestrians can see the lift coming
Rear assist grip - with horn button
Best for: These forklifts are uniquely suited for barrel operations in wine caves, narrow-aisle warehouses (or any operation with limited space) because these machines can turn in less than their own length! Every winery needs one...
Not recommended for: The only downside to these lifts is that they are harder on dock leveler plates and generally require the next weight capacity up.
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Toyota 3-Wheel Electric Forklift Pros & Cons
Pros: The best thing about this forklift is that it can work in tight areas. It's an excellent value for the money: they cost less than the stand-up counter balance forklift and their aisle requirement is only 6" more. Also, this is the only forklift on the market that can be fitted with pneumatic style tires , or cushion type tires. Making it work for indoor/outdoor and driving between buildings. Lastly, this multi-use lift truck leads the industry in run time, travel speeds and lift / lowering speeds.
Cons: The weight capacity is limited to a max of 4000 lbs, and the down rating is severe with the solid pneumatic tires.
Hands-on with the Toyota 3-Wheel Electric - This forklift has won us orders over the competition because of its smooth operation, easy of entry/exit and the simplicity of design. One customer went on and on about the smoothness, and it won out with them on a demo against three other brands! Also, the maintenance on this forklift is extremely low due to its simple design and model/ parts commonality with our entire line.
Summary: Overall, the Toyota Three Wheel Electric Forklift is a great value, multi-function forklift ideal for narrow-aisle warehouses or other operations with tight spaces. Learn more about the 3-Wheel Electric from Toyota’s website, or request a quote from TMHNC.