Handling & Ergonomics Product: Orbital stretch wrapper mounts to forklift

Yellow Jacket 110 series orbital stretch wrap machines secure standard, oversized or odd-shaped palletized loads while they rest on the forks of a lift truck.
By Modern Materials Handling Staff
October 18, 2010 - MMH Editorial

Yellow Jacket 110 series orbital stretch wrap machines secure standard, oversized or odd-shaped palletized loads while they rest on the forks of a lift truck. The device’s simplified construction requires minimal machine maintenance. For fast, easy film loading, an ergonomic film carriage is included. Offered as a manual machine, it may be converted to semi-automatic as application needs change. GaleWrap, 866-425-3727, www.galewrap.com, www.yellowjacket110.com.



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Bob Heaney is a seasoned professional with over 25 years of distinguished leadership experience in research, analysis, and advisory roles in Supply Chain Engineering. Heaney’s coverage area within Aberdeen includes various elements of Supply Chain Execution (Transportation Management, Warehouse Management, Distributed Order Management and Supply Chain Visibility). Contact Bob Heaney

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