Pallet Trucks target food processing applications.

Press Release Summary:

Designed for extreme and corrosive environments, 3 pallet trucks are available with Extreme Environment Corrosion Package, which provides extra protection against salty, high-moisture, washdown, and corrosive environments. Models 102XM and 8300 are walkie pallet trucks with 4,500 and 6,000 lb capacities, respectively. End rider pallet truck, Model 8400, offers 6,000 lb capacity. Pallet trucks also suit cold storage and chemical processing applications.

Original Press Release:

Extreme Environment Pallet Trucks Set Standard for Food Processing

GREENE, N.Y. - Now The Raymond Corporation offers the broadest range of pallet trucks designed for extreme and corrosive environments. The protective features of the Extreme Environment Corrosion Package extend the life of the pallet truck and significantly reduce cost of ownership.

"This innovative package - with its galvanized frame, parts and linkages - is built to withstand the harshest applications, where trucks are subject to corrosive agents and frequent washdowns," says Jeff Leggett, pallet truck director, The Raymond Corporation.

The Extreme Environment Corrosion Package is available in three Raymond® pallet truck models:

Model 102XM - 4,500-lb.-capacity walkie pallet truck
Model 8300 - 6,000-lb.-capacity walkie pallet truck
Model 8400 - 6,000-lb.-capacity end rider pallet truck

This package provides extra protection for Raymond pallet trucks that are exposed to salty, high-moisture, washdown and corrosive environments found in a variety of applications, such as food processing; poultry, meat and fish processing; cold storage; and chemical processing.

For more information about the Extreme Environment Corrosion Package or to locate a Raymond dealer, visit or call (800) 235-7200.

The Raymond Corporation is the leading North American provider of materials handling solutions that improve space utilization and productivity, with lower cost of operation and greater operator acceptance. High-performance, reliable, ergonomically designed Raymond products range from a full line of manual and electric pallet trucks and walkie stackers to counterbalanced trucks, Reach-Fork® trucks, orderpickers and dual-purpose (pallet handling/case picking) Swing-Reach® trucks.

For additional information about The Raymond Corporation or to locate a Raymond dealer, visit the company Web site at or call (800) 235-7200. Raymond®, Reach-Fork®, Swing-Reach® and Above. And beyond.® are U.S. trademarks of The Raymond Corporation.

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