Ergonomic intralogistics solution ideal for heavy-duty and throughput applications
The Raymond Corporation has added a new lithium-ion-ready rider pallet truck to its suite of intralogistics solutions. The newly introduced, next-generation Raymond® 8910 enclosed end rider pallet truck with iWAREHOUSE® telematics solutions is ideal for heavy-duty and high-throughput applications. This comfortable pallet truck features intuitive, easy-to-use controls and a roomy operator compartment with enhanced ergonomics, especially for long hauls. The pallet truck also features ergonomically enhanced steering and a deadman pedal requiring less effort to operate.
“With skilled labor in short supply, operations are looking for technologies that are operator-friendly and ergonomic,” said Chad Kritzman, product manager of pallet trucks for The Raymond Corporation. “This cutting-edge pallet jack provides a user-friendly operating experience with features like auto-slowdown when cornering to further enhance load stability and operator confidence.”
The new 8910 rider pallet truck contains several enhanced features, including:
- The ability to easily integrate with a full suite of telematics solutions through the iWAREHOUSE Fleet Management System, allowing operations to gather valuable information directly from their fleet and workforce to enhance efficiency and reliability.
- A newly updated OCSS option that is designed for work in cold-storage applications.
- Upgraded technology components that reduce energy consumption, providing a longer uptime.
- Reduced head length, which enables a smaller turning radius for greater maneuverability in tight areas.
- Automatic drive tire centering upon startup and auto-slowdown when cornering.
Ideal material handling applications for the 8910 enclosed end rider pallet truck include:
- Horizontal transportation
- Long runs to P&D stations
- Cold storage
- Pallet breakdown
Various fork lengths are available to maximize productivity in a variety of order picking applications.