Advantages of a Flexi Narrow Aisle Forklift versus a Reach Truck

Flexi Narrow Aisle Forklift, Reach Truck

Finding the right forklift for your application is crucial. Whether you are looking to increase return on investment, safety or efficiency, choosing the right forklift is paramount to your success. Companies typically use reach trucks in order to shrink their aisle space and maximize the amount of pallet positions. If your company is using reach trucks now or looking to switch to reach trucks, you should consider the Flexi narrow aisle forklift for a variety of reasons.

Advantages of a Flexi Narrow Aisle Forklift versus a Reach Truck:

 

  • Flexi narrow aisle forklift can store 15-20% more pallet positions than a reach truck

  • Flexi narrow aisle forklifts can operate in 6′ – 7′ wide aisles, while reach trucks operate in about 9’5″ wide aisles

  • Flexi forklifts have an articulating front end and drive like a conventional sit-down forklift

  • Flexi narrow aisle forklifts have less moving parts than reach trucks, thus reducing maintenance costs

  • Flexi narrow aisle forklifts can load / unload trailers while reach trucks cannot

  • Flexi narrow aisle forklifts can be used on ramps  up to 16% grade while reach trucks have to be on flat floors

Contact Narrow Aisle for a Quote or Comparison to Reach Truck Specific to your Application

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