Reach Stackers support loads up to 101,000 lb.

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Built with 300 hp Cummins 10.8 l QXM 11 engine, Yardmaster II Series provides unladen lift speed of 94 fpm. Boom allows for lifting 9 ft, 6 in. or 8 ft, 6 in. containers 5-high in first row for heavy-duty container stacking applications. Hydraulic system minimizes maintenance time, while ComforCab II optimizes driver comfort and visibility.

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Hyster Company Introduces the Yardmaster II Reach Stacker Series

Reach stackers offer the tightest turning radius in the container handling industry

(Greenville, N.C., USA: Feb. 1, 2007) Hyster Company ( introduces the Hyster® Yardmaster II reach stacker series. Yardmaster II reach stackers support load capacities up to 101,000 lb, are designed with innovative new features to accomplish even the most demanding material handling jobs and allow for maximum production with the least amount of effort.

The Yardmaster II has the tightest turning radius in the container handling industry. Built with a Cummins 10.8L QSM 11 - 300 horsepower engine for an unladen lift speed of 94 ft/min, the Yardmaster II reach stackers can move the heaviest loads quickly and efficiently. In addition, the truck's high-strength boom allows for lifting 9'6'' or 8'6'' containers five-high in the first row, providing the dependability and strength for heavy duty container stacking applications.

The Yardmaster II series utilizes an advanced combination of engine, transmission and hydraulic technologies, providing maximum performance for container handling. Improvements in cycle speeds enable the movement of more containers per hour, while an improved hydraulic system increases dependability and minimizes maintenance time. The series also features the Hyster ComforCab II, designed to optimize driver comfort and visibility for maximum productivity.

The entire line of Hyster big trucks is supported by an expansive parts availability program, in-depth operator training and product customization for special applications. Along with extensive serviceability and the most experienced dealer network in the industry, the Hyster Yardmaster II reach stacker series provides reliable service for practically any heavy-duty material handling need.

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About Hyster Company
Based in Greenville, North Carolina, Hyster Company ( ) is a leading lift truck designer and manufacturer in North America. Hyster offers more than 130 models configured for gasoline, LPG, diesel, and electric power, with the widest capacity range in the industry - from 2,500 lbs to 105,000 lbs. Supported by the industry's largest and most experienced dealer network, Hyster builds durable lift trucks that deliver high productivity, low total cost of ownership, easy serviceability, and advanced ergonomic features; accompanied by outstanding parts, service and training support.

Hyster employs approximately 7,000 people worldwide as part of NACCO Materials Handling Group, Inc. ( ), a wholly owned subsidiary of NACCO Industries, Inc. (NYSE:NC).

Hyster and the Hyster logo are registered trademarks of Hyster Company.

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