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Material Handling Attachments

Who will benefit from this course?

Engineers who work on a wide range of lift truck equipment.

Course pre-requisite:

Engineers who work on a wide range of lift truck equipment.

Objective of the programme:

  • After the training course, the engineer will be able to manage the different interface types currently being used.
  • After the training course, the engineer will be able to carry out diagnostic function assessments with a wide range of attachment types.

Programme content:

The range of advanced load handling equipment:

  • Carton clamps
  • Clamps
  • Construction attachments
  • Custom products
  • Fork positioners
  • Forks
  • Hydraulic and electrical systems
  • Integral carriages
  • Mobile weighing
  • Multiple load handlers
  • Paper roll clamps
  • Rotators
  • Side shifters
  • The setup of advanced load handling equipment:
  • Lift truck rating plate
  • De-rating lifting capacity
  • Load centre variations when working with lift truck attachments
  • Interaction of load handling control equipment systems:
    • electrical interfaces
    • hydraulic interfaces
    • electronic programming of interfaces
  • Electrical and electronic operating principles:
    • Electrical components and their function
    • Electrical inputs / outputs
    • Voltages
    • Sensors and actuators
    • Touch force control
    • Multiplexing and microprocessors
    • Electronic controller systems
    • Data loggers and remote monitoring systems
  • Hydraulic operating principles:
    • Drive mechanisms
    • Pumps
    • Accumulators
    • Valves
    • Oil coolers
    • Hydraulic pipe work and fittings
    • Hydraulic force control
    • Rotational
    • Tilt
    • Touch force
    • Push / pull
  • Hydraulic and electrical fault diagnosis:
    • Vehicle Communication Interfaces (VCI) with live data streaming
    • Multi-meters
    • Oscilloscopes
    • Pressure gauges
    • Temperature probes
    • Manufacturers equipment
  • Interpret information for diagnostic tests, vehicle, and equipment specifications, use of equipment, testing procedures, test plans, fault codes and legal requirement


2 days

Upcoming Courses

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