powered fork lift stationThis unit is used to allow a Fork Truck operator to deliver loads to or pick up loads from a Power Conveyor while maintaining load integrity. This Station is also utilized when loads are delivered by Pallet-sleeve Forks. This is a modular, self-contained Fork Truck Entry Station with powered rollers and pendant-switch activated Jog Forward controls, allowing easily installation into a new or existing plant layout. The standard unit is 8′ long with a 16-1/2″ wide center strand. The Over-All Width and widths of the two (2) outside strands depend upon the width of the conveyor the unit meets up with.

powered fork lift station line drawingStandard Stations are designed for a typical 9″ wide by 6″ high x 5′ long pallet sleeve that is utilized for load retrieval and delivery.

Individual Electrical Control Panels are provided for existing installations.

Knurled Rollers provided for the powered Center-Strand aid in conveying loads.

Drive: 1 hp totally enclosed industrial rated 1750 rpm gear-motor with reversing capability. Drive package located within and under the device.

powered fork entry with fork truckOptional Features:

  • A Positive Run Photoeye can be included on the downstream end of the center strand.
  • An Overhead Pendant-switch can also be provided for jog forward and reverse control.
  • One end of the base plate can include a 90 degree angle to be embedded into the floor (requires saw cut or trench by customer). The 3″ x 3″ angle will be field welded to the base plate at the time of installation.

Speed: 45 or 60 fpm

Preassembly: Unit is wired at the factory.

Unit Height: 12″ TOR level.

Capacity: 5,000 lbs. maximum.

Voltage: System voltage is 230/460 volt, 3 phase, 60 hertz with 115 volt, single phase control voltage.

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