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Used Forklifts

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Quality Assured Used Forklifts from Gwent Mechanical Handling

We only supply quality assured used forklifts that meet the exacting standards you expect from us.

Founded nearly 30 years ago on the principles of Quality and Excellence, we have built up an enviable reputation for high quality products, outstanding value for money and service. The company itself has achieved many accreditations for quality and business practice including the internationally recognised ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001.

We place a premium on training and our engineers are fully skilled and trained, some with over 30 years of forklift experience, like the company itself.

Our founding principle of excellence is reflected in our quality used forklifts which are prepared to stringent standards in our purpose built workshops, are fully warranted, come with a LOLER / PUWER thorough examination certificate as standard and will have undergone a 60 point series of rigorous checks and tests which include:


Fully serviced to manufacturer’s recommendations Used Forklifts Tick Operator’s seat replaced if required including seat belt Used Forklifts Tick
Inspection/Testing: All our forklifts are operationally tested under load conditions to assure proper operation of all controls and functions Used Forklifts Tick Engine and transmission components inspected for wear Used Forklifts Tick
Change of oils and filters Used Forklifts Tick Drive Units: Inspected for proper operation and leaks.
Repaired as necessary
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Testing of all electrical equipment Used Forklifts Tick Motors: Insulation Tested for brush and armature wear. Used Forklifts Tick
Charger function and tested Used Forklifts Tick Mast, carriage and hydraulics are inspected and tested to ensure they are within tolerances Used Forklifts Tick
Forks and load backrest checked for wear and tear Used Forklifts Tick Lighting and control lights tested Used Forklifts Tick
Overhead guard inspection Used Forklifts Tick Steer axle checked and set to manufacturer’s specification. Used Forklifts Tick
Engine pressure and emissions checked Used Forklifts Tick Hydraulic Pumps: Inspected for leaks.
Rebuilt or replaced as necessary
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Repainted to manufacturer’s original colors on request Used Forklifts Tick Valves: Inspected for leaks and operation..Resealed as necessary. Used Forklifts Tick
Brake system tested for safe operation Used Forklifts Tick Hose Assemblies: Inspected for leaks and damage and replaced as necessary Used Forklifts Tick
Full serviceability and functionality check to conform to LOLER and PUWER (certificate provided) Used Forklifts Tick Electrical Panels: Visually inspected for corrosion, wear. Repaired as necessary Used Forklifts Tick
Tyres checked for wear and safety Used Forklifts Tick All Electrical connections: Checked to insure a good
secure connection
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Caster Assembly: Inspected for proper operation and damage Repaired/adjusted as necessary Used Forklifts Tick Wire Harnesses: Checked for wear and damage and repaired or replaced as necessary. Used Forklifts Tick
All moving parts lubricated Used Forklifts Tick

Quality Assured Used Forklifts by Gwent Mechanical Handling


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