Hyster’s H8-16XM-6 8-16T capacity lift trucks range continues to impress in its class thanks to its impressive set of standard features and significant improvements in key areas such as the equipment’s power and versatility. The low emission Hyster® H8-16XM-6 range of 8,000 kilograms – 16,000 kilograms capacity container handlers’ incredible design also allow them to easily pair up with a variety of top forklift attachments; making the units more adaptable with multiple applications and tasks.
“The robust frame, wide drive axle and heavy duty ‘Vista’ mast provide excellent stability and long-term durability when handling loads with large attachments and long load centres,” said Chris van de Werdt, Sales Manager for Hyster Big Trucks. In addition, the Hyster® H8-16XM-6 allows the user to control up to four auxillary controls on an attachment. “For example, a stone handling solution from Hyster can clamp, rotate, side-shift and reach or retract a clamped stone package,” added Chris. “We recently delivered the H12XM-6 model to a customer which offered 4,500kg at 2,100mm load center. This solution has a comparatively small footprint for such an operation.”
The new range also boast of impressive and relentless power that permits the lift trucks to perform under extreme operating conditions and through heavy-duty applications in the mining and material handling industry. Several models of the H8-16XM-6 even feature a ‘Load Sensing Hydraulics’ which are demand-sensitive, resulting in less waste, reduced operating temperatures, and greater fuel efficiency when lifting loads. Furthermore, the Hyster Special Project Engineering Department (SPED) can even support the requests of its clients for a specialised unit that will best fit their business.
The new range have also delivered very well in terms of efficiency. In fact, the Stage IIIB/Tier 4i compliant lift truck offers improved fuel economy which is the catalyst to the H8-16XM-6 trucks low cost and highly efficient operation.