Vertical Masted Lift Truck
The ideal machinery for your material handling needs may in fact be the straight masted or vertical masted forklift. These units are an ideal alternative for times where stability and maneuverability are essential to your use.
Manitou's forklifts have become pioneers of the masted units, that have been developed over many years of proven job performance and proven reliability. These types of equipment are designed to successfully perform in even the most extreme conditions and work all over the globe.
The Manitou M Series masted lift trucks have been engineered from the start as a real rough terrain forklift. They have been meticulously engineered from the ground up to be strong and reliable. Some of the major concerns covered in the development was simple maintenance and operator comfort. The M Series is offered in a range of configurations in order to provide customers a great machine choice.
The Manitou M Series of masted forklifts emerged on the market and from the beginning were being marketed as a real rough terrain lift truck. Basic maintenance and the driver's comfort were amongst the key problems that were considered in the development and engineering of this particular equipment. The M Series is offered in many configurations in order to offer our clients the proper equipment to suit their diverse applications.
The smaller type Manitou forklifts are part of the companies semi-industrial variety. They provide exceptional handling, compact maneuverability, accessible, simple maintenance, unequaled comfort and supreme traction. This range is the right option for applications that require more than what the typical lift truck could actually offer.
Truck Mounted Forklift
Manitou's Manitransit Series offered a series of truck mounted forklifts which have revolutionized on-site offloading practices. The TMT Series provides industry-exclusive telescopic boom design, innovative technology, and comfortable operation. This series offers more freedom to move and therefore, reduces the overall expenses which are typically connected with on-site handling.
The long boom unit option enables for better access to each and every load from the same side of the trailer. This feature helps to reduce the delivery times to residential streets. Hence, this boom design eliminates complicated hydraulic/mechanical systems and the moving of masts needed on similar competitive models.
The 4-way TMT 55 unit has integrated all these features above while also providing a unique 4-way steering capability. The wheels pivot hydraulically 90 degrees allowing side-to-side movement to occur. This offers operators the chance to unload long cargo within tight areas. These forklifts provide unparalleled simplicity of design, and durability. These types of machines create less downtime to their customers because the design features lessen the requirement for maintenance.