Fork-Mounted Bumpers provide material handling protection.

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Mounted directly to face of fork via adhesive bracket, Engineered Solid and Kast-A-Lite(TM) microcellular polyurethane Fork-Kushions® provide cushioning protection against marring, denting, and other forms of damage. Structure offers wear- and vibration-diminishing properties without compromising forklift load capacity, and also resists grease, oil, and dirt. Made to standard length of 24 in., impact- and cut-resistant bumpers are adaptable for all sizes of lift truck forks.

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Kastalon Fork-Kushions® Provide the Ultimate in Protection

Kastalon is Proud to Announce the Introduction of Revolutionary Protection for all Material Handling Environments.

Fork-Kushions® offer a resilient yet durable solution by equipping a forklift truck with specially engineered polyurethane bumpers that are mounted to the upright of the fork. These highly engineered bumpers provide cushioning protection from marring, denting and other forms of damage. The unique structure offers excellent wear properties and vibration deadening without compromising the load capacity.

Superior cushioning
Excellent wear properties
Resistant to grease, oil and dirt
Dramatic reduction in damage
Adaptable for all sizes of lift truck forks
Available in Soft, Medium, Maximum
Impact & Cut Resistant for all load requirements

Engineered Solid and Kast-A-Lite(TM) microcellular polyurethane Fork-Kushions® are mounted directly to the face of the fork utilizing a specifically designed permanent mounting bracket. The bracket is equipped with a high performance quick adhesion system providing easy installation and maximum bond strength.

By eliminating the need to weld or rivet the brackets, there is no compromise to the OSHA regulated safety ratings of the forks. The brackets will not move or shift and will withstand constant use and force.

4100 W. 124th Place, Alsip, IL 60803-1810
Phone: 708-389-2210 Fax: 708-389-0432

Kastalon Fork-Kushions®
Part No. Fork Width Thickness Color Material
KPF-3310 3"
KPF-3410 4"
KPF-3510 5" 2 3/8" Black Kast-A-Lite
KPF-3610 6"
KPF-3810 8"

Ultra-Soft Grade
KPF-3320 3"
KPF-3420 4"
KPF-3520 5" 2 3/8" Red Kast-A-Lite
KPF-3620 6"
KPF-3820 8"

Soft Grade
KPF-3340 3"
KPF-3440 4"
KPF-3540 5" 2 3/8" Yellow Kast-A-Lite
KPF-3640 6"
KPF-3840 8"

Medium Grade
KPFN-5347 3"
KPFN-5447 4" White
KPFN-5547 5" 1 1/2" with Kast-A-Lite
KPFN-5647 6" Red Facing
KPFN-5847 8"

Medium Grade with
reinforced polyester
facing for cut and
abrasion resistance
KP-5347 3"
KP-5447 4"
KP-5547 5" 1 1/2" Yellow Engineered Solid
KP-5647 6" (80 Shore "A")
KP-5847 8" with maximum impact
resistance for severe
KP-9647 6" 2" industrial applications
KP-9847 8"

All Fork-Kushions are sold in sets of 2 and are made to a standard length of 24 inches. Custom sizes and lengths are available as special orders.
Kastalon Fork-Kushion® Mounting Brackets
Part No. Fork Width Description
KP-3.00-BKT 3"
KP-4.00-BKT 4"
KP-5.00-BKT 5" Black powder coated steel channel
KP-6.00-BKT 6" complete with peel adhesion system
KP-8.00-BKT 8"

Fork-Kushion Mounting Brackets are sold in sets of 2 and are made to a standard length of 24 inches.

Custom sizes and lengths are available as special orders.

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