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2000 Lb. (907 kg) Forklift Drum Handler

Ratchet Straps Secure Drum in Model 285A-GR 2000 Lb. Forklift Drum Handler
Ratchet Straps secure your drum in
Model 285A-GR 2000 Lb. Forklift Drum Handler

2000 Lb. (907 kg) Capacity Forklift-Karrier

Model 285A-GR

Forklift attachment to move and pour a drum weighing up to 2000 Lb. (907 kg) forklift attachment to convert your forklift into a drum handler.

Model 285A-GR Forklift Attachment to lift and pour a 2000 Lb. (907 kg) drum. It has two Web Strap and Ratchet mechanisms to secure drum in the drum holder.

Turn drum 360 degrees, in either direction. Built to handle greater payload, the extra heavy-duty forklift carriers have an enclosed gear box with 150:1 ratio for controlled drum tilting.

Forklift attachment model 285A-GR Pull-chain loop allows drum tilt control from the driver's seat of your fork truck with 20' (6.1 m) chain loop providing a 10' (3 m) drop of chain for operator to turn drum.

Forklift Attachment Capacity

  • 2,000 Lb. (907 kg) Full 55-gallon (210 liter) steel drum
  • 1,000 Lb. (454 kg) Half-full drum*
Dimensions of Morse Forklift-Karriers Requires 25" (63.5 cm) between forks, as fork pocket openings are 25" (63.5 cm) apart.

Each fork pocket opening is 2.5" (6.35 cm) high by 6.5" (16.5 cm) wide.
 
Factory Installed Options
Option # 6214i-P (Factory Installed)
Option 6149i-P 2 Load Binders to secure drum
Two Load Binders to secure drum.
Replaces two web straps.
Option X02-285GR
Hand Crank
Hand Crank to turn drum.
Replaces pull chain and
chain wheel.
Option X03-285GR
10" hand Wheel to turn drum
8" Hand Wheel to turn drum
 
Accessories
Diameter Adaptor # 55/30-19GR
Diameter Adaptor for 19" diameter steel drum
Diameter Adaptor for 19" diameter steel drum
Asymmetric Drum Cones
Asymmetric Drum Cone with slide gate valve - Morse model # 5-SG-90-23
Asymmetric Drum Cones. Shown with Slide Gate (Kit SG) to start and stop material flow.
Stainless Steel
Asymmetric Drum Cones
Custom asymmetric stainless steel drum cone
Stainless Steel Asymmetric Drum Cones. Shown with Iris Valve (Kit IV) to control product flow.
 
Model # Description Domestic
Ship
Weight
Domestic
Ship
Dimensions
285A-GR Extra Heavy-Duty forklift attachment. Drum holder with 2 load binders. 280 Lb. (127 kg) L45" W33" H23"
(114 x 84 x 58.5 cm)
 
Factory Installed Options on new Forklift-Karrier
6214i-P Factory Installed Load Binders to secure drum    
X02-285GR Hand Crank Crank to turn drum (replaces chain wheel and pull chain) -11 Lb. (-5 kg)  
X03-285GR 8" Hand Wheel to turn drum (replaces chain wheel and pull chain) -8 Lb. (-3.6 kg)  
 
Options for field installation
6214KIT-P Kit to convert web straps to two load binders to secure drum    
3503-P Hand Crank for field installation   L10" W10" H4"
(25.4 x 25.4 x 10.2 cm)
3517-P 8" Hand Wheel for field installation   L10" W10" H4"
(25.4 x 25.4 x 10.2 cm)
* Half-Full Drum Rating of forklift attachment is an indication of the capacity for tilting an unbalanced, bottom-heavy drum. A partially full drum with an unbalanced and shifting load is harder to tilt than a full drum.


Extra Heavy-Duty Capacity Forklift-Karriers. Forklift attachment to move and pour a drum up to 2000 Lb. (907 kg). Converts your fork truck into a drum handler.
 
California Proposition 65 Information
warning iconWARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including 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