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Repetitive lifting and carrying tasks can have a detrimental effect on your health, so it’s no wonder that businesses spend fortunes on manual handling course and safety equipment. If you can reduce some of the strain when it comes to loading and unloading, you’ll be saving yourself potential harm.
That why we manufacture and sell high-quality electric pallet jacks. For over 60 years we’ve been working in all kinds of different sectors to create the ultimate handling solutions. We’re committed to using tough materials and innovative design when it comes to heavy moving equipment, and we also want to be sure that you’re working without risk.
Let the Motor take the Strain – Electric Pallet Jacks
If you’ve got a warehouse task that means you have staff constantly lifting, even manual pallet jacks can damage an employee’s health. The solution is definitely to move up to an electric powered pallet jack. Richmond Wheel & Castor manufacture high-quality electric pallet jacks and has been supplying them to warehouses and storage facilities in Australia and New Zealand for over 30 years. There are two main electric pallet trucks to consider; the first uses a 24-volt power unit, it’s very easy to master, highly manoeuvrable and is capable of lifting to 1500kg safely. The second is a walk behind with the same lifting capacity of 1500kg. This unit is ideal for working between aisles and awkward areas.
One of our Best Selling Lines – The Electric Pallet Truck
With one of the strongest reputations in Australia for the manufacture of quality metal lifting tools, Richmond Wheel & Castor are known as a supplier of quality merchandise at realistic prices. Our reputation is well deserved, we are well known in both Australia and New Zealand, where we now have strategic retail outlets. The company started business in 1958 in Cremorne Street, and initially, only manufactured beams, columns and lintels for the construction industry. However, Frank Winslow’s expansion plans for his steel manufacturing business started a steady growth that continues to this day. Right now, you may be looking for a pallet lifter for your warehouse or factory, but come back to this site when you are looking for other metal products manufactured in Australia, we have over 3000 items on offer and the stock list is constantly growing.
Quality Electric Pallet Jacks and Customer Service – Our Reputation is Our Bond
Richmond Wheel & Castor are a family business founded by Frank Winslow. Throughout the 60 years since the company’s creation, something major took place every few years that helped propel the company to bigger and greater things. In some cases, the company acquired other businesses to extend its range of retail options. On other occasions, they moved premises to increase manufacturing or storage capacity. The one thing that was consistently improving was the attention to detail and care of their customers. Making sure that the equipment sold was always of the best quality and that the service provided could not be faulted. Our electric pallet jacks are built for a hard life. They’re strong but easy to use. To can be assured that if you decide to buy from Richmond Wheel & Castor, our support team will ensure your purchase works out exactly as you planned. Perfect.
Our Electric Jacks
When you are looking at buying an electric powered pallet jack you should think about durability and manoeuvrability, but you should also think about reliability when it comes to the electric component. It should have enough power to get the job done quickly and efficiently and also work for a sustained period without charge.
We have two main products when it comes to electric jacks. These are:
- Pallet Jack Battery Electric: This utilises a powerful 24V power unit which holds its charge very well. It is highly manoeuvrable and compact, making ideal for tight spaces and narrow aisles. It has brilliant traction and massively reduces the effort exerted by its users and boasts a simple control system that takes no time at all to master.
It has fully electric lifting and propulsion and is capable of lifting up to a height of 205mm and will hold loads of up to 1500kg safely.
- Pallet Jack Semi Electric Walk Behind: Like the fully electric model, this jack is a compact design that is capable of working in small and awkward areas. It is ideal for front of house areas between aisles or cramped warehouse work. The electric motor has an inbuilt charge and has 38Ah of power, along with a pioneering design of hydraulic pump. It also has an emergency brake and can also carry up to 1500g.
If you are looking to complement your electric powered pallet jacks with lighter weight handling equipment take a look at these:
- Six Wheel Steel Rocking Platform Trolley: Like our pallet jacks, these are great moving around corners due to their innovative six-wheeled design. They can pivot and rotate on their outer castors, which means you can angle it to make loading and unloading easier too. They are capable of carrying between 250kg to 540kg.
- Pneumatic Tyre Trolley: These are made to accommodate just about any handling need. We use puncture-proof tyres on some of our models so if you are working in an environment that is tough on wheels you won’t need to worry about a flat.
Get in Touch Today to Discuss your New Electric Pallet Truck
We have teams of great customer advisors at all our stores in both Australia and New Zealand. If you are uncertain about our pallet lifters requirements, we have the knowledge and experience to take you through the process of getting your choice of electric pallet truck right. There are lots to choose from.
If you like working online, please use our Product Enquiry Form One of our team will get back to you with prices or answers to any questions you may have. You could also call and speak to one of our support team on 1300 474 246. The choice is yours.