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Improve Warehouse Efficiency With Cart Movers
Moving carts throughout your warehouse, even ones mounted on wheels, is a cumbersome and time-consuming task. Traditional equipment like forklifts no longer fit current material handling needs. Improve efficiency and worker safety with one of the ... [from DJ Products, Inc.]
Material Handling Education Foundation Supports Higher Learning
Material handling, logistics and supply chain are cornerstones of today’s business world. Companies continually seek improvement in these areas to achieve maximum profitability without sacrificing safety and environmental concerns. The Material Ha... [from DJ Products, Inc.]
Highlighting the Cart Caddy Roll Pusher
Heavy, bulky boxes and crates are difficult enough to move around a warehouse or workplace. How do you handle round products like paper rolls and spools that can turn on their own? Enter the CartCaddy Roll Pusher from DJ Products. Our Roll Pusher ... [from DJ Products, Inc.]
DJ Products is Team Cart Caddy
DJ Products is one of the top manufacturers of electric and motorized material handling solutions. Our new website demonstrates all the reasons why we’re Team Cart Caddy, and why you should be too. Our goal is to provide you with material handling... [from DJ Products, Inc.]
How You Stand and Sit is the Basis for Ergonomics
Your skeleton is like the steel framework of a building. It is the core structure to which everything else attaches that provides the basic support system for the muscles, ligaments and tendons that allow your body to move. You may not realize it,... [from DJ Products, Inc.]
Warehouse Workers in CA Gain a Victory for Workplace Equity
Last month a group of warehouse workers in California gained a major victory for fair and equitable working conditions. Schneider Logistics, a distribution subcontractor, agreed to pay $21 million in wage and hour violations dating back to 2001. T... [from DJ Products, Inc.]
Is it Better to Push or Pull?
Do you remember watching Dr. Doolittle as a child? One of his animals was a double-headed llama named Pushmi-Pullyu. It had difficulty moving because both sides went in a different direction. The same question exists in material handling applicati... [from DJ Products, Inc.]
Workman?s Compensation Claim Trends
Workman’s compensation claims are one of the biggest factors affecting a company’s management of their labor force and costs. Major changes to the national business and healthcare landscapes are expected to have a significant impact on this issue ... [from DJ Products, Inc.]
Improve Your Customers? Experience with Our Shopping Cart Mover
Is there anyone who hasn’t come out from a shopping trip to find those telltale cart dings in their car doors? Using our shopping cart movers is a great way to help your customers avoid that annoyance when patronizing your store. You undoubtedly h... [from DJ Products, Inc.]
Are Robots in the Future for Your Warehouse?
Robots have become integrated into many operations as a material handling solution. Until now, their use has revolved primarily around safety issues. Worker safety has been improved in areas where robots have handled the heavy lifting. As technolo... [from DJ Products, Inc.]
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The CartCaddy5WP tug is capable of pushing, pulling, or turning carts or wheeled equipment that have casters. The CartCaddy5WP tug is the more powerful upgrade to the CartCaddy5W tugger. Added weight over the drive tires creates greater traction and allows the 5WP tug to handle heavier loads.

Tug Applications

Most commonly, the application includes the cart with two front swivel casters and two rear straight casters. The CartCaddy5WP tug attaches to the swivel caster end and provides the power necessary to easily turn and maneuver.

These carts can carry a variety of items, but regardless of the parts or equipment being moved, our motorized tug has the power to push or pull almost any heavy cart.

Tug Benefits

The tug can travel from 0-3 mph in forward and reverse using a variable speed twist grip. This ergonomically correct variable speed feature prevents carpal tunnel and allows the operator to maintain smooth control while intricately maneuvering a load.

If the operator ever finds himself in a situation where he may be injured, the tug can be stopped easily using a safety stop switch at the back of the power tug handle bar box.

The customized attachment and the electric lift option eliminate the need for fabricating multiple attachments for each cart or piece of equipment. The CartCaddy5WP's tug arm lowers and rises, allowing it to attach firmly to the bottom of any cart. Weight is transferred from the cart to the front drive wheels of the CartCaddy5WP motorized cart puller for better traction when moving each load.

Maneuvering and smooth pivoting of your loads is easy with the CartCaddy5WP power tug. After the arm is attached firmly to your carts or equipment, the unit can pivot a full 180 degrees, allowing your operator to turn the electric tug without jackknifing your cart.

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