MORSPEEDTM 1000 Forklift Drum Handler Attachment with Spark Resistant Parts. Lift, move and place a RIMMED drum right from your forklift.


Modify fork truck nameplate information to reflect capacity of fork truck with Morse attachment. Fork truck capacity can be substantially lower than the original rated capacity, as adding an attachment tends to move the center of gravity of combined truck and load forward.

See Operator's Manual for Center of Gravity Dimensions to Calculate Lost Load on Your Fork Truck

Applicable OSHA Regulations regarding use of attachments with your forklift

  • Lift, move and place a rimmed steel, plastic or fiber drum right from your forklift
  • Has spark-resistant parts
  • Mounts on forks in seconds without tools
  • Safety chain secures unit to carriage of lift truck
  • Raise forks to grip drum
  • Steel jaws grip upper rim of drum
  • Requires 18" (46 cm) minimum drum height
  • MORSPEED 1000TMdrum handlers work with a straight-walled drum or a drum with deformed ribs
  • Capacity:
    • 1000 Lb. (454 kg) Full Drum Capacity
    • Requires 50 Lb. (23 kg) minimum drum weight to activate jaws


Full Capacity1000 Lb. (454 kg)
Half-full Capacity

Shipping dimensions

Ship length37" (93.98 cm)
Ship width33" (83.82 cm)
Ship height37" (93.98 cm)
Ship weight142 Lb. (64.468 kg)
Ship class70
4-digit serial numbers are simply the month & year of manufacture.
Example: 1120 is November 2020

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Fully Enclosed Crate for export of 1 of 288, 286 or GEK-1-305 Series. Crate is heat treated and certified IPPC compliant.

California Proposition 65 Information

WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including barium sulfate, cobalt, titanium dioxide, and 2-methylimidazole, which are known to the State of California to cause cancer, and bisphenol-A, which is known to the State of California to cause birth defects or other reproductive harm.

For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov