Posted September 4, 2018

Liftomatic Parrot-Beak Drum Truck

Liftomatic Material Handling Inc. recently introduced a new 4-wheel hand truck, the Liftomatic 10HT-4W.

Liftomatic 10HT-4WThe Model 10HT-4W is a 4-wheel hand truck designed to handle all rimmed steel, fiber and plastic drums weighing up to 1000 pounds. It is designed with ergonomic safety in mind, eliminating the need for an operator to bear the weight of the load during transport.

The drum truck has two 10" main wheels with full roller bearings, and two 4" swivel casters to support the drum while moving through plants and warehouses, in addition to Liftomatic’s exclusive “Parrot-Beak” clamping mechanism. Other features include a clamping mechanism that can be adjusted to handle all drum sizes from 10 to 85 gallons.