Press Release Summary:
Masted Walkie Lift Trucks include 3 user-selectable performance modes that can be changed by operator through control handle. Hall Effect sensors provide infinitely adjustable levels of acceleration and eliminate maintenance associated with mechanical potentiometers. Tiller control handle encourages operator to keep hands within perimeter of tiller. All models feature non-rotating drive motor and variable transistor lift-and-lower control.
Original Press Release:
Hyster Masted Walkie Lift Trucks Provide "Best In Class" Operator Interface
(Greenville, N.C.) - Hyster Company's new line of Masted Walkie lift trucks offer a number of user-friendly features that ease operation and maintenance. The trucks state-of-the-art electronic control has three user selectable performance modes that can be easily changed by your operator through the control handle, allowing you to customize performance for your application. Hall Effect sensors provide infinitely adjustable levels of acceleration and eliminate the maintenance associated with the use of mechanical potentiometers. The Hyster tiller handle design was predicated on providing operators with excellent ergonomics, encouraging the operator to keep their hands within the perimeter of the tiller. This new control handle provides "Best in Class" operator interface for easier steering and maneuvering.
The W20ZA and W25ZA models, new additions to the line, and W30-40ZA and WT20-30ZR models, upgrades to Hyster Company's existing line, are Straddle and Reach trucks designed for medium duty applications in the retail food and merchandising industry. The redesigned W25-40ZC Counterbalanced truck, is designed for automotive and heavy manufacturing applications. All models feature a non-rotating drive motor for increased efficiency and variable transistor lift-and-lower control providing precise load positioning to reduce the opportunity for product damage. For more information, call 1-800-HYSTER-1 or visit www.hysterusa.com.