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The competition is organised by YALE EUROPE and open to operators of Yale forklift trucks or pallet trucks in Europe, the Middle East and North Africa.
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Harold Enting, Heftruckcentrum Post bv
Wednesday, 18 May 2011
Reference No.: FLA2uID36
Details of truck:
Age: unknown - Model: D51 - Serial number: Unknown
Use: In rest
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Lars Schoning, Rokans design & produktion HB
Saturday, 18 December 2010
Reference No.: FLA11ID30
Details of truck:
Age: 1955 - Model: xx - Serial number: xx
Use: Lifting woodendetails for housing. Engine is a Bolinder - Munktell 4 cyl. diesel from 1955.
Sent in by: 
Michael Bond, barnrooden farm
United Kingdom
Sunday, 28 November 2010
Reference No.: FLA14ID28
Details of truck:
Age: 45 years old - Model: Yale DP51 - Serial number: 170
Use: Regular use for farmyard duties
Sent in by: 
dan kliegel, KMC
United States
Friday, 12 November 2010
Reference No.: FLA81ID27
Details of truck:
Age: 1953 - Model: Yale High Cowel - Serial number: unknown
Use: Used daily in a safety equipment business
Sent in by: 
Fred Märtsoo, Laadur OÜ
Thursday, 4 November 2010
Reference No.: FLA23ID26
Details of truck:
Age: 30 years or more - Model: VE 1224 VT - Serial number: 6210 350 11 250
Use: Normal operation, used every day
Sent in by: 
Enrique Barreto, Carrau & Cía
Saturday, 16 October 2010
Reference No.: FLA11ID23
Details of truck:
Age: 1958 - Model: RBF40x4T096 - Serial number: AD0050996
Use: working
Sent in by: 
Yale Press Office, Yale
United Kingdom
Thursday, 22 July 2010
Reference No.: FLA11ID20
Details of truck:
Age: 1970 - Model: Unknown - Serial number: Unknown
Use: This truck was spotted on the streets of Bangalore. It was made under licence in India between 1970 - 1980 and is modelled on the original Yale design GDP 51 series.
Sent in by: 
Zdzislaw Olejniczak, P.H.U. REM-X
Friday, 9 July 2010
Reference No.: FLA11ID19
Details of truck:
Age: 1990 - Model:  - Serial number: 
Use: The truck was bought for crane works on pallets and reloading loose materials. In unusual conditions the truck is still used as a mini crane and in a service station where it is used for repairing heavy equipment and carrying heavy spare parts.
Sent in by: 
Lomamaa Oy, Lomamaa Oy
Friday, 9 July 2010
Reference No.: FLA75ID18
Details of truck:
Age: 50 - Model: Yale VE-20-36 - Serial number: 60 07013 20 073
Use: Used daily by Lomamaa company business, which sells high quality sanitary ware, tiles and furniture.
Sent in by: 
Chris Mell, H Mell & Son (Services Ltd)
United Kingdom
Wednesday, 23 June 2010
Reference No.: FLA11ID17
Details of truck:
Age: 1968 - Model: DP 51 AT 50-85 - Serial number: PDE 182
Use: This truck was bought secondhand in 1976 and we use it every day in our enginnering business.
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