Fork Arms

Fork Arms

We are able to supply replacement fork arms for all types and sizes of lift and reach truck.

STANDARD SPECIFICATION

  • ISO 2328 and ISO 2330
  • Load test certificate on request. Test load = 3 X S.W.L.
  • Each fork stamped with identification number and rated S.W.L. per fork
  • Hook type mountings to I.S.O., F.E.M. and B.I.T.A. standards – class 1, 2, 3 and 4

SPECIAL APPLICATIONS

  • Varying cross sections and lengths
  • Bolt-on, pin type and special mountings
  • Bronze and stainless steel materials
  • Long drop forks

FORK ARM SAFETY

  • Make sure the fork arm load rating matches the fork truck load rating and load being lifted
  • Damaged forks, as a result of misuse or overloading, should be returned immediately for repair and re-testing
  • Do not weld fork arms. This is dangerous
  • Fork arms with 10% reduction in blade thickness should be withdrawn from service

Please contact us with your fork arm requirements for a competitive quote.

SAFE WORKING LOADS (S.W.L.)
MATERIAL SPECIFICATION SAE 15B37H MOD
Cross Section
Width X Thickness
‘W'(mm) X ‘T'(mm)
KGS Per Fork
@ 500 mm
Load Centre
LBS Per Fork
@ 24 inch
Load Centre
60 X 40 900 1625
80 X 40 1200 2170
100 X 30 840 1515
100 X 40 1500 2710
100 X 45 1900 3430
100 X 50 2340 4220
120 X 40 1800 3250
120 X 45 2270 4100
120 X 50 2800 5050
125 X 40 1870 3375
125 X 45 2370 4275
125 X 50 2920 5270
  KGS Per Fork @ 600 mm Load Centre  
150 X 50 2920 6320
150 X 60 4200 9090
150 X 65 4940 10700

 

STANDARD HOOK-TYPE MOUNTING
CLASS CARRIAGE DIMENSIONS
‘X’ ‘Y’
mm inches mm inches
1A 76 3 331 13
1B 114 4 1/2
2A 76 3 407 16
2B 152 6
3A 76 3 508 20
3B 203 8
4A 127 5 635 25
4B 254 10

 

STANDARD FORK ARM LENGTHS ‘L’
Inches 36 42 48 54 60 72 96
MM 915 1067 1220 1372 1524 1830 2438

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