Mobile product: Cargo scale for class II, III lift trucks

Mountable directly to any class II or class III lift truck to save floor space, the CLS cargo lift scale weighs loads in transit.
By Modern Materials Handling Staff
October 07, 2010 - MMH Editorial

Product of the Day: Cargo scale for class II, III lift trucks
Mountable directly to any class II or class III lift truck to save floor space, the CLS cargo lift scale weighs loads in transit. The scale system is offered in two models that install within the cab either wirelessly or hard-wired. Both versions include printing capability and are legal for trade in commercial settings. Rice Lake Weighing Systems, 800-472-6703, www.ricelake.com.



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About the Author

Bob Heaney is a seasoned professional with over 25 years of distinguished leadership experience in research, analysis, and advisory roles in Supply Chain Engineering. Heaney’s coverage area within Aberdeen includes various elements of Supply Chain Execution (Transportation Management, Warehouse Management, Distributed Order Management and Supply Chain Visibility). Contact Bob Heaney

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