Share:

Maximizing Storage with a Double Reach Truck

Can warehouse storage increase using double reach trucks?

double reach trucks

Contact ProLift for a complimentary site survey and learn how you can increase your warehouse storage using double reach trucks. CONTACT EQUIPMENT SPECIALIST

Double reach trucks can increase pallet racking storage by up to 50%; however, it is best for applications that have a high quantity of pallets and a low number of SKUs.

Number of SKUs

Storing product double deep could decrease your selectivity because the forklift operator can’t access the second pallet until the one in front has been removed. For this type of storage to be effective, the pallets will likely need the same SKU. You must also consider if it’s an issue for the second pallet to sit for a longer period of time (i.e. expiring goods).

Common Applications

Double Reach Trucks are commonly used in factory, food processing and general warehousing industries. Common applications are cold storage and warehousing.

Interested in a Double Reach Truck? Toyota Forklift’s latest model boasts faster reach capacity and a lower cost of ownership. Contact a ProLift equipment consultant for an on-site visit and complimentary site survey. 

Contact Equipment Specialist

Resource Center Articles

dock shelter

Warehouse Dock Seals & Shelters

How can you prepare your warehouse loading dock for the winter season? Except for its cold temperatures, the winter season is unpredictable. With it comes wind, rain, snow, sleet and ice – all factors that increase risks of accidents during forklift operation. With the falling temperatures, more companies are installing dock seals and shelters to […]

5-Series Toyota Forklift

Forklift History and Classification

The first seated counterbalance forklift was produced by Clark Material Handling Company in 1918. The forklift was gasoline powered and started by manually cranking the engine. The Tructrator, as it came to be known, was the first vehicle to integrate an engine, frame, transmission, brakes, wheels and a steering system to address material handling jobs. […]

air curtain

Air Curtains Create Needed Barrier

Air curtains create a laminar airflow that is projected over the opening of a doorway. This “curtain” of air acts as an invisible barrier that won’t let air flow through it. Conditioned air from the inside of the door that would normally escape when the door is opened is instead diverted back inside when it […]