PU 1250 x 1000 Dual Height Special

Drawing Number: AD-1276-2017-06


PU 1250 x 1000 Dual Height Special – REF 2017-01-13293

As part of an ongoing relationship with Hoppecke Batterien, Acres produce a number of bespoke fork-truck battery changing units to suit customer requirements. Our product has improved incrementally over the years giving our designers and fabricators a wealth of experience to tackle almost any request.

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The PU 1250 x 1000 Dual Height Special is fixed to a PPT (Powered Pallet Truck) providing a fast and efficient mobile battery changing solution for 24 hour warehouse operations. The PU is powered by a hydraulic power pack which, in partnership with a pair of powerful magnets exchanges batteries between fork trucks and battery charging racks.

Acres are currently exporting custom machines to Germany, France, Belgium, Spain, Poland, Holland, Slovakia, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, South Africa and China as well as serving the UK.

For more information about the Hoppecke battery changing unit see: The trak® Xchange PU.

Design Scope:

Hoppecke France

Battery Details:
Battery 1 Dimensions: 1220mm x 427mm x 784mm
Battery 2 Dimensions: 830mm x 735mm x 627mm

PPT Details:
Outside fork dimension = 680mm
Fork dimension = 165mm
Lowered fork height dimension = 85mm
Fork length dimension = 1600mm
PPT Lift = 125mm

Roll Off Height:
Minimum Roll off heights Requested = 160mm
Maximum Roll off height Required = 340mm
Acres to set minimum roll off to = 150mm

Additional Features:
Magnet head Extension: 135mm
Double D fender required to lower chassis
Additional 3 x proximity switch and reflector.
Interlocking battery catch.
External contact relay to connect to the PPT.
System status indicators.
Laser pointer.
Key switch operated.
Yellow label around the emergency stop button.
Magnet safety zone sensor.

Colour: RAL 2002 Red

Acres Drawing Number: AD-1276-2017-06


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