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    Homemade Electric Forklift

    Here is my homemade electric forklift. It runs on two 12v car batteries. The lift capacity is about 1000 lbs if the load is centered back on the forks. Otherwise you need a counterweight on the rear. Hope you like it!
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    New Project: Building a Forklift
    Last edited by robert62; 02-10-2013 at 05:47 PM.

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    Excellent robert62! We've added this to our Jacks and Lifts category, and to your new homemade tools page: robert62's Homemade Tools. Your receipt:


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    Super this little forklift to Robert62, I went to see the site where this object with his explanations, unfortunately, this site is planted in the middle of my visit. I'll have to return later. Really clever!
    L'homme qui en voit de toutes les couleurs.

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    This thread has been featured on Hackaday.com: DIY forklift for the home shop . Congrats robert62, and welcome Hackaday'ers .

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