They are generally two types of forks, the pin mount forks and the hook mount forks and they come in a wide variety of shapes and details. But here are some important factors you need to take into consideration when choosing the right fork.
Type of Material to be Handled
Depending on what type of materials you will be handling, the forklift forks does come in various materials and shapes. For the moving of food materials or in highly sanitary applications, we have stainless steel forks. Or for jobs handling hazardous materials, there are spark retardant ones.
Some important specifications are details that you need to take note of when choosing a fork that is just right for you.
- Blade Length
- Blade Width
- Lifting Capacity