The Bin Tug

  • Specifically designed, the Bin Tug is intended to move and transport loads easily on all floor types. It provides gains in workplace productivity through a reduction in man power required to move loads.

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    Electrical System

    The electrical system in the Bin Tug provides power and control to the drive system. Items include:

    1. 2 Batteries
    2. Control Switches
    3. Electric Transaxle
    4. Speed Controller
    5. Fuses
    6. Indicator Light
    7. Battery Charger

    The Bin Tug operates on 24-volt DC power provided by two 12-volt batteries. Built in is an AC powered battery charger that can be plugged into any AC outlet with the provided AC power cord. The system cannot be operated while being charged. The Bin Tug must be switched into the off position for charging.

    The Bin Tug Features

    The Bin Tug comes with many features to help you with your specific needs. The unit is small, ideal for transporting. The easy to use hand control provides excellent maneuverability, while the pneumatic tires and free wheeling differential increase that maneuverability further. A safety belly stop button is installed on the back of the hand control for user safety.

    For added insurance, an electro-automatic braking system is built-in, which can released using the red switch located on the front of the electric transaxle. The Bin Tug also has a fully programmable controller that can be programmed to suit different user’s needs. More additional options are listed below.

    Additional Options

    1. 180˚ container hitch with adjustable bin hook-up bolts
    2. Salt spreading or cart attachments
    3. Night lighting system
    4. Casters
    5. Foam filled tires
    6. Backup beeper
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The Bin Tug HD

  • The Bin Tug HD model works very similar to the normal unit, except for a few key features.

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The unit is equipped with bigger wheels and a larger, stronger electric transaxle. This allows a pushing or pulling maximum capacity of 2,500 kgs, 500 kgs more than the standard Bin Tug. The Bin Tug, all of the controls are located on the hand control itself. The key switch is located on the bottom of the hand control, and must be turned ON for the unit to function. Turn OFF and remove this key when the unit is not in use. This model does not offer a speed control switch, but instead is controlled through the amount of rotation on the rotary thumbwheels positioned inboard of the handles.

The direction is also controlled this way. Rotate the thumbwheel in a forward motion (away from operator) to make the Bin Tug.


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