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Model 285G

800 Lb. (363 kg) Capacity Forklift-Karrier
for ribbed 55-gallon (210 liter) steel drum only

Forklift attachment to move and pour
only a ribbed 55-gallon (210 liter) steel drum up to 800 Lb. (363 kg)

Forklift-Karrier with 3-Piece Drum Holder

 

Converts your fork truck into a drum handler.

Turn drum 360 degrees, in either direction. You control the drum tilt with 30:1 ratio tilt gears.

3-Piece drum holder. Model 285G has a 3-piece drum holder (shown left)  sized for a ribbed 55-gallon (210 liter)  steel drum with 22.5" (57.15 cm) diameter between the ribs. The drum holder does not adjust for other size drums, but does accept model 55/30-19GR Diameter Adaptor for ribbed 30-gallon (114 liter) steel drum.

Capacity

  • 800 Lb. (363 kg) Full 55-gallon (210 liter) steel drum
  • 500 Lb. (227 kg) Half-full drum*
Dimensions of Morse Forklift-Karriers

Requires 25" between forks, as fork pocket openings are 25" (63.5 cm) apart. Each opening is 2.5" (6.35 cm) high by 6.5" (16.5 cm) wide.

What if my forks don't spread 25" apart?

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.

 
Model # Description Ship
Weight
Ship
Dimensions
285G Forklift-Karrier with 3-Piece Drum Holder for 22.5" (57.15 cm) diameter 55-gallon (210 liter) steel drum only 162 Lb.
(74  kg)
L40" W29" H24"
(102 x 74 x 61 cm)
Options and Accessories
Part # Description Ship
Weight
Ship
Dimensions
4560-P Top Rim Clamp for your 55-Gallon (210 liter) Rimmed Plastic or Fiber Drum 11 Lb.
(5 kg)
L20" W9" H17"
(51 x 23 x 43 cm)
4556-P Bracket Assembly for Rimless Plastic Drum, and recommended to more securely handle Fiber Drum 18 Lb.
(8 kg)
L41" W15" H7"
(104 x 38 x 18 cm)
55/30-19GR Diameter Adaptor for 19" (48.26 cm) diameter drum 38 Lb.
(17 kg)
L31" W26" H11"
(79 x 66 x 28 cm)
X02-285 Hand Crank
X03-285 Hand Wheel
3900i-P MORStop Tilt-BrakeMORStop Tilt-Brake factory installed on new unit
3900-P MORStop Tilt-BrakeMORStop Tilt-Brake for field installation on existing unit

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.

800 Lb. (363 kg) Capacity Forklift-Karrier. Forklift attachment to move and pour a 55-gallon (210 liter) steel drum only. Converts your fork truck into a drum handler.
 
California Proposition 65 Information
warning iconWARNING: 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