July 24, 2019 irenee@bidvestforklifts.co.za

Electrical Forklifts for Sale

Four Important Considerations When Browsing the Electrical Forklifts Available for Sale

Before considering one of the many available electrical forklifts for sale, make sure you have done your homework. Below are four important considerations before you buy a lift truck:

  1. Not All Brands Are Equal

The brand and model are important. You want to buy from a trusted brand such as UniCarriers, known for energy-efficient and durable equipment. The brand should be known specifically for quality lift equipment. In addition, lifting equipment should be their speciality. To this end, you can rely on UniCarriers, as the brand is specifically known for durable and high-performance lift units.

  1. Buy from the Best Supplier of Electrical Forklifts for Sale

Next consider where you buy from, as not only is the brand of the machine is important but so is the supplier’s reputation. To this end, consider the history, after-sales services, maintenance offering, workshop, service agreements and integrity of the supplier. Bidvest Materials Handling has a long and proven track record when it comes to the supply of both new and used lifting equipment.

  1. Choosing from The Many Machines Available

You have narrowed down the brand and the supplier. Now it is time to consider the features of the particular lift truck. Read the brochures and specification documents of the various machines offer for sale. Consider the cost of purchase, maintenance, and operation, as well as the work hours you can expect. Once this is done, consider how the machines on your shortlist meet your particular needs in terms of, performance, work environment, and safety. Also consider the availability of parts, the service and maintenance intervals, and the resale value.

  1. Discuss Options with The Supplier

Get in touch with our consultants once you have shortlisted the suitable machines from the range of electrical forklifts we have for sale to discuss prices, finance, lease, and rental options.


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