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Oldest lift you have run or owned?

Discussion in 'Forklifts/Telehandlers' started by Speedpup, Aug 31, 2007.

  1. Speedpup

    Speedpup Senior Member

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    I've run and we've still got a 1948 Gerlinger forklift. I need to rebuild the engine because the old ford flat head in it is worn out but beyond that it would still work great today I'm sure.
     
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    I ran a pure electric forklift NO hydraulics at all. pure electric had a rack and pinion tilt and lift functions. a weird setup for articulating. best guess late 40's early 50's . I don't know what brand it was I was loading out at an auction and it was their they said if you can make it run use it. I found the master bat switch and went to work.
     
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    I am not that old. Just a old pic I found.
     

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    wonder what it was a Koering?