New igus energy chain openable without tools

Igus introduces E4Q, a lightweight e-chain for unsupported lengths and long travels igus introduced its E4Q energy chain, which offers a smooth, contoured design and a completely new crossbar concept with weight-reducing locking straps. The new design ensures that the e-chain can be opened and closed in seconds without tools. The energy chain has been […]

06/10/2020 - 13:54 pm

Safer Work with cameras for compact machinery

Backup cameras were initially a popular option for larger machinery such as wheel loaders, dump trucks and excavators. The size of this machinery creates blind spots, which can be brought into view by cameras. Camera solutions are now becoming increasingly popular for compact machinery due to the significant safety improvements they bring to worksites. A […]

07/09/2020 - 14:00 pm

Electric wheel brake for cranes under heavy duty

Pintsch Bubenzer has launched a new, environmentally friendly electric wheel brake – the BRBe – for electric overhead traveling (EOT) cranes at ports and steel mills, and other heavy duty applications. The BRBe is currently available for cranes with wheels from 500mm (19.68in) to 1000mm (39.37in) diameter and wheel flange widths from 160mm (6.29in) to […]

04/08/2020 - 11:57 am

Pyroban launches Blue EX Spot for ATEX forklift trucks

Pyroban has launched Blue EX Spot, a driving path warning system for ATEX compliant lift trucks operating in Zone 1, 2, 21 and 22 hazardous areas. One light covers all Zones. “Blue EX Spot is an off-the-shelf explosion proof blue spot light that can be fitted to any existing Pyroban equipment already working in the […]

29/07/2020 - 10:03 am

WAI global features starters and alternators for forklifts

WAI Global, a global parts manufacturer for the heavy duty, agricultural, automotive, industrial, and power sports aftermarket, designs a complete line of starters suitable for forklift trucks. WAI says that its range responds to the ever-changing needs of its customers in the forklift market. The starters and alternators are tested to OEM specifications and include […]

28/07/2020 - 15:10 pm

Bonfiglioli’s online platform offers new features

Mosaico has become a comprehensive e-procurement system, Bonfiglioli’s new online platform is now live offering greater effectiveness and improved usability due to a wider range of features. Mosaico now includes additional functions to help Bonfiglioli customers to find the right product for their needs. The new version of Mosaico is fully integrated with Bonfiglioli ERP […]

16/07/2020 - 09:30 am

BKT launches Maglift Eco and Maglift Premium for forklifts

BKT has added two new tyre models to the Maglift range, which is designed specifically for forklifts. They are the Maglift Eco and the Maglift Premium. Maglift Eco is made with two layers of rubber compound and has a special shape and very wide lugs to provide high levels of stability and load distribution. Among […]

22/06/2020 - 16:15 pm

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LHI November/December 2020

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