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Increase productivity & save money: Bolzoni Auramo Reach Forks

Thursday, 22 June 2017 ( #826 )
Handling two pallets at a time reduces the lift truck journeys and handling time by 50%.
Handling two pallets at a time reduces the lift truck journeys and handling time by 50%.
Companies operating in logistics centres, food and beverage industries, manufacturing industries, cold stores, storage of goods on multiple pallets and in transport of goods in general, all have in commune the need to safely handle goods and to maximize storage volume. To save space and time is possible, forklift truck attachment manufacturer Bolzoni Auramo has the solution. The Bolzoni Auramo Reach Forks are suitable for all types of new and existing lift trucks and their use in combination with fork positioners increases the application range. Flexibility in handling This was the priority of an important Italian furniture manufacturer, who decided to equip its whole forklift truck fleet with Bolzoni Auramo shaft guided Fork Positioners and Reach Forks, and achieved its goal.
Increase in storage space with the double-deep stacking.
Increase in storage space with the double-deep stacking.
Their need was to safely handle a variety of pallets having different sizes, of course, without damaging pallets and goods. In facts, their main customer, a well-known multinational group, that designs and sells ready-to-assemble furniture, required the supply on special pallets, having various dimensions. Both during the production and storage stages, Reach Forks enable the safe handling of a variety of pallets with different sizes avoiding possible damages to pallets or goods. To implement the forklift truck fleet with the Bolzoni Auramo Reach Forks was the best solution also for an Italian design radiators manufacturer. These heaters are work of arts which can have very different dimensions, and are usually handled on very long pallets. To use the Bolzoni Auramo Reach Forks gave them the flexibility of use they were looking for. In facts, Reach Forks enable the lift truck to load and unload trucks and trains from one side, with a significant reduction in turnaround space and storage space increase. Reducing maneuvering, they have reached a significant time saving, saving in fuel/battery consumption, and with large safety improvements too.
Forks synchronization, for a smooth and damage-free handling.
Forks synchronization, for a smooth and damage-free handling.
Handling two pallets at a time reduces the lift truck journeys and handling time by 50%.
Handling two pallets at a time reduces the lift truck journeys and handling time by 50%.
Bolzoni Auramo Reach Forks: ideal for bulky loads and different size pallets.
Bolzoni Auramo Reach Forks: ideal for bulky loads and different size pallets.
Loading and unloading of vehicles from one side is remarkably time-saving.
Loading and unloading of vehicles from one side is remarkably time-saving.
A wide range of lengths and strokes Bolzoni Auramo Reach Forks are available with a wide choice of capacities, lengths and strokes, providing an effective solution for time saving and space optimisation during load handling operations. The Bolzoni Auramo Reach Forks include unique features, offering great advantages to all companies operating in transport of goods: SMOOTHNESS. Friction has been reduced to a minimum by the use of sliding pads in special nylon material mounted on the tip of the fixed fork. STRENGTH. Stronger structure thanks to a single cylinder fitted to the fixed element. Chromed cylinder rod with reinforced bolt-on head. Drilled and polished cylinder chamber in the fork. Outer forks reinforced with a bottom 6 mm Hardox plate. EASE OF ECONOMICAL MAINTENANCE. Easy-to-dismantle mobile part by the simple removal of a retaining pin. Hydraulic feeding circuit drilled in the fork up to the top of the shank. Fittings directly fixed on the fork. Less hydraulic components thanks to one single cylinder in each fork for the sliding movement. SYNCHRONIZED FORK MOVEMENT. Assured by cylinders having different diameters on class FEM 2 and by flow divider valve on class FEM 3. A flow divider on the double reach models equalizes the speed of the two forks to maintain stability and efficiency during the handling of loads. Two different models offer the following technical features: RS MODELS
  • Loading and unloading of vehicles from one side gives a remarkable saving on time;
  • Handling pallets in double deep racking, or reaching them in case of obstacles in front of the racking;
  • A pallet stop grants accurate positioning of the loads.
RD MODELS
  • Handling of two pallets at a time reduces the number of lift truck journey and grants 50% handling time saving;
  • Capable of handling bulky loads;
  • Handling of pallets of different sizes.
Additional features offer great advantages to the operators:
  • Fork length adjustable from the driver's seat.
  • Double deep stacking achieves remarkable space saving particularly when combining the Bolzoni Auramo Reach Forks with a reach truck able to work in narrow aisles.
  • Hydraulically powered, Reach Forks maximizes the maneuverability of the truck when the forks are in the retracted position.
  • Reach Forks can be fitted on all types of lift trucks.
  • During loading and unloading of vehicles, operations can take place completely from one side with a great saving in time and in fuel/battery consumption.
For more information on Bolzoni Auramo products, please visit: our website, our ShopFront or send us an email, or contact the nearest Bolzoni Auramo representative.
Bolzoni Auramo is a Bolzoni Group brand Bolzoni Auramo is a market leader in the production of forklift truck attachments, forks and lift tables. The company has manufacturing plants in Italy, Germany, Finland, America and China and through its network of direct branches and independent dealers covering all continents it is able to satisfy all market requirements.

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