There are many benefits to affordable petrol forklift hire and there are a few disadvantages that you need to be aware of. A petrol forklift, as opposed to an electric forklift, can run for a long period of time as long as you have the necessary fuel to keep it operational. A petrol operated motor can also produce a greater power output allowing you to lift heavier objects or packed pallets. This means that a petrol forklift can be manufactured in a range of sizes to take care of small or large jobs quickly and conveniently to meet with your specific requirements.
Affordable petrol forklift hire is also more user friendly than the electric version of the machine. A forklift driver will learn how to drive and manoeuvre the machine quickly and easily so that work can begin shortly after the hire of the forklift. This also means that you will not have to hire an experienced forklift operator for the agreed period of your petrol forklift hire. Maintenance and services costs are also lower for a petrol forklift as there are few or even no electrical components to take into account. This means that you will pay less for petrol forklift hire.
One of the disadvantages to affordable petrol forklift hire is that it emits fumes that can be harmful to your health. This makes the petrol version of a forklift more ideally suited for outdoor use and not suitable for smaller enclosed spaces such as warehouses or factories. Petrol engines also produce much more noise than an almost silent electric forklift for hire. It depends entirely on your unique requirements for the use of the machine when choosing between an electric and petrol forklift for hire.
To find out more about the benefits and disadvantages of affordable petrol forklift hire, you can simply contact us.