KION North America Corporation has announced the release of two new Linde forklift series, the Series 1169 Electric Walkie Stacker and the Series 1276 80-volt electric truck.
Designed specifically for the needs of the North American market, these new products are part of KION NA's long-term strategy to develop a more comprehensive product portfolio. The Linde Series 1169 is the newest addition to the KION NA warehouse product line. This 24-volt truck features a Linde controller, sealed AC motor, sealed connectors, stability caster and residual capacity that can outperform the competitors. "We designed this straddle truck specifically for the North American market which uses a GMA 48-inch long by 40-inch wide pallet," said John Callahan, warehouse equipment product manager at KION North America. "This truck is versatile and can fit in a variety of material handling applications at the fraction of the cost of a sit down rider truck." The Linde Series 1276 is the latest addition to the company's electric