285A Drum Carrier

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The 285A drum carrier is a versatile and robust solution designed to streamline drum handling tasks with precision and ease.

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285A Drum Carrier

285A Forklift Carrier for 22” – 23.5” Diameter 55-gallon drums. 800 lbs. capacity. Requires 25” between forks. $1,325.00 Greensboro, NC and East Syracuse, NY


285A-HD Heavy Duty Drum Carrier

285A-HD Forklift Carrier for 22″ to
23.5″ diameter 55-gallon
drum. 1500 Lb. capacity.
Requires 25″ between
$1,490.00 Greensboro, NC and East Syracuse, NY

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In the intricate choreography of industrial logistics, every movement matters. Efficiently handling drums – whether they’re filled with liquids, chemicals, or other materials – is paramount to smooth operations. Enter the 285A drum carrier, a versatile and robust solution designed to streamline drum handling tasks with precision and ease.

285A Drum Carrier

The 285A Drum Carrier:

The 285A drum carrier is a robust piece of equipment engineered to simplify the lifting, transporting, and pouring of drums in various industrial settings. This forklift drum carrier combines tried-and-true mechanical technology with ergonomic design, making it an indispensable tool for enhancing productivity and safety in the workplace.

Key Features and Capabilities of the 285A Drum Carrier:

  1. Heavy-Duty Construction: Built to withstand the rigors of industrial environments, the 285A drum carrier boasts a robust construction that ensures durability and longevity.
  2. MORCINCH Holder: An adjustable drum holder and gripping mechanism, this versatile carrier accommodates drums of different sizes and configurations, offering unmatched versatility.
  3. Effortless Operation: Equipped with intuitive controls and ergonomic features, the 285A drum carrier enables operators to handle drums with minimal effort and maximum precision.
  4. Safety Enhancements: With the MORStop Tilt-Brake added, it will automatically lock your drum at any angle and release it when the operator pulls the chain or hand wheel.
  5. Multi-Functional Capabilities: From lifting and transporting drums to pouring, mixing, and dispensing contents, the 285A drum carrier excels in a wide range of drum handling tasks, enhancing operational efficiency and versatility.

Benefits of the 285A Drum Carrier:

  • Improved Productivity: By streamlining drum handling processes, the 285A drum carrier significantly reduces manual labor requirements and accelerates workflow, leading to enhanced productivity and throughput.
  • Enhanced Safety: With its comprehensive safety features and ergonomic design, this innovative carrier minimizes the risk of accidents, spills, and injuries, creating a safer work environment for operators and personnel.
  • Cost Savings: Through optimized efficiency, reduced downtime, and decreased product waste, the 285A drum carrier delivers tangible cost savings and a rapid return on investment for businesses.

Applications of the 285A Drum Carrier Across Industries:

From manufacturing and warehousing to chemical processing and beyond, the versatility and reliability of the 285A drum carrier make it an invaluable asset across a myriad of industries. Whether handling drums of chemicals, oils, paints, or food products, this versatile carrier ensures seamless operations and superior results.

In an era driven by safety and efficiency, the 285A drum carrier stands out as the standard in the drum handling market. With its multiple features, capabilities, and benefits, the 285A represents the foundation of what Morse has been known for over the last 100 years: excellent US-made products at a fair price.

Ready to experience the transformative power of the 285A drum carrier in your operations? Contact us today to learn more about this solution and discover how it can revolutionize your drum-handling processes. Unlock a new era of efficiency and safety with the 285A drum carrier – your ultimate partner in industrial logistics.

285A Drum Carrier
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At Carolina Material Handling Inc., we provide 285A drum carriers for businesses in North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Florida, Indiana, Wisconsin, California, Illinois, Virginia, and Georgia.