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100 Years/Jahre Forklift Trucks/Gabelstaplergeschichte: Thermote and Vanhalst Group

100 Years/Jahre Forklift Trucks/Gabelstaplergeschichte

Thermote and Vanhalst Group

ISBN 10: 9020961772 / ISBN 13: 9789020961775
Published by TVH Forklift Parts N.V. & Uitgeverij Lannoo Nv, Tielt, Belgium, 2005
Condition: Near Fine Hardcover
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200pp.; HB yellow w/blk.; slight rub w/clean,tight pgs. "We have collected information and images and illustrated the evolution of the forklift truck to the best of our ability." color photos throughout. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 022201

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Title: 100 Years/Jahre Forklift Trucks/...

Publisher: TVH Forklift Parts N.V. & Uitgeverij Lannoo Nv, Tielt, Belgium

Publication Date: 2005

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket

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The history of the forklift truck starts in the early years of the 20th century and is largely shaped by the ups and downs of the economy. The forklift in turn plays a role in industrial development. The story starts with a three-wheeled cart designed for internal use in a factory. A little later, a lifting mechanism is fitted and space is made for a driver at the rear of the truck. Thereafter, the most important changes take the form of technical improvements - companies are on the lookout for more efficient and effective ways of restricting storage costs and using the space available to its best advantage. And so the manufacturers begin to develop a compact and manoeuvrable lift truck, featuring electronic drive control, hydrostatic and automatic transmission, and joysticks. This process leads to the technologically advanced forklifts we see on such a massive scale in the world around us today.

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