Specs Table

Hyster Forklift Model Specs

This resource should help you select between the most popular Hyster forklifts. Select your desired lift type below, compare specs such as lift capacity and height, then connect with sellers if you’ve made your buying decision or need more help. If you want to learn more about Hyster forklifts and their product offering, review the rest of our forklift purchasing information.
Forklift types

- Rider Forklifts
- 3-Wheel Rider Forklifts
- Narrow Aisle Forklifts
- Walkie Counterbalanced Stacker

Rider Forklift

E257
Product Power Tires Lift Capacity (lbs.) Max Lift Heights (in.)
Rider Electric Cushion 2,500 lb. 176 in.

The E25Z Cushion Tire Forklift Trucks are engineered to meet various applications. They do a lot more than just lifting loads. These versatile lift trucks are rich in features for indoor lifting. The AC technology applied in these lift trucks makes them highly durable and reliable and offers performances customized to user needs. The increased speed and longer battery life make them suitable for continuous use. The battery also provides the required power to carry out tough jobs. These cushion tire trucks have a great lifting speed.

The AC technology applied to design these lift trucks increases their life by eliminating the motor brush wear dust. These lift trucks come with a 14-inch steering wheel and 4.2 lock-to lock ratio to offer easy maneuverability. The operator compartment is ergonomically designed with a 7-position tilt steer column. The sitting operator type increases the productivity and the on-demand hydrostatic power steering offers perfect steering control.

E40ZS
Product Power Tires Lift Capacity (lbs.) Max Lift Heights (in.)
Rider Electric Cushion 4,000 lb. 176 in.

Electric Counterbalanced Cushion Tire Forklifts E40ZS are engineered with special features mainly for indoor use. These AC Power series Cushion Tire Trucks can do more than lifting weights. You can use them for distributing beverages, in warehousing, and in food processing. With the unique AC technology, these power lift trucks provide tailor performance according to user’s needs. These cushion tire lift trucks are designed for higher durability and provide the power you need. They are reliable and offer increased speed and long battery life.

The AC technology applied in these forklifts reduces the brush wear dust, which eliminates the need for maintenance services. The AC traction and hydraulic controllers are conveniently located for easy access during servicing. The traction and controllers also provide an extra protection to these power lift trucks. The operator compartment is ergonomically designed to give comfortable use for users. This cushion tire forklift trucks have a maximum travel speed of 11.1mph and a lift speed of 67/88 feet per minute.

H70FT
Product Power Tires Lift Capacity (lbs.) Max Lift Heights (in.)
Rider LPG/Diesel Pneumatic 7,000 lb. 175 in.

The H70FT Pneumatic Tire Internal Combustion H70FT lift truck is robustly designed to suit to varied applications such as home improvement, warehouses, and lumber mills. Configured with features such as CAN bus communications, IP66 rated sealed connections, and non-mechanical sensors and switches, electrical problems are reduced. With a travel speed ranging from 11.2 to 13.1 mph, and a lift speed range of 93- 116 / 95-117 ft. /min (loaded/unloaded,) this lift truck offers enhanced productivity.

This ergonomically designed truck is provided with a rear opening one piece hood and easy to remove one piece floor plate, which makes it easy to access parts while servicing. Effortless handling and easy entry and exit help in reducing operator weariness and discomfort. This electric lift truck comes with brush-less AC technology that requires almost no maintenance. The other features in this truck are impact monitor, LED lamps, and hydrostatic steering.

S30FT
Product Power Tires Lift Capacity (lbs.) Max Lift Heights (in.)
Rider Gasoline/LPG Cushion 3,000 lb. 176 in.

Hyster’s internal combustion cushion-tire versatile lift truck S30FT is developed for indoor applications like warehousing, food and kindred products, and electrical and electronic systems. It provides low operational cost, user preferred ergonomics, maximum uptime, and high-quality performance. The pacesetter VSM monitors fluid levels and power train continuously to reduce the regular checks and major repairs. The leak-free O-ring face seals enhance the uptime and the in-tank filter maximizes hydraulic fluid filtration by 60%.

The unique VISTA Mast provides strong hot-rolled steel mast channels and flush-faced design improves retention of capacity at high lifts and compact steel cast cross members optimizes visibility and rigidity. It offers DuraMatch transmission, which provides electronic inching or shift control with restricted power reversals and roll back on ramps that allows easy handling. The LP gas fueled S30FT has a travel speed of 10.8/10.4 mph (loaded/unloaded,) a lifting speed of 112/114 ft/min (loaded/unloaded,) lowering speed of 100/93 ft/min (loaded/unloaded,) and a Mazda 2.0 L engine.

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3-Wheel Rider

J30ZT
Product Power Tires Lift Capacity (lbs.) Max Lift Heights (in.)
3-Wheel Rider Electric Cushion 3,000 lb. 176 in.

The Counterbalanced 3 Cushion Tire Lift Truck J30ZT has a lift height of 127 inches, and can be used in sectors like warehousing, shipping, and more. This efficient three wheel cushion tire lift truck is of the sit-down operator type and cushioned tires both in the front and rear, which offers comfort and safety to the operator. Both hydraulic and spring applied brakes are fitted in this lift truck that can be operated either automatically or by using the foot.

The truck has a lead acid battery with a maximum volts/capacity at 6 hours rate of 36/800 max amp hours. This lift truck with the AC transistor drive motor control method has variable speeds. While the maximum travel speed when the extended shift is disabled is 8.8 mph, the fastest speed with the extended shift enabled is 8.0 mph. The forward and backward tilt angle is 5/7 and the minimum outside turning radius is 57.9 degrees.

J340ZT
Product Power Tires Lift Capacity (lbs.) Max Lift Heights (in.)
3-Wheel Rider Electric Cushion 4,000 lb. 176 in.

With the AC Transistor traction motor control method and infinitely variable speeds, the Counterbalanced 3 Wheel Cushion Tire Lift Trucks J40ZT is perfect for warehousing and shipping sectors. The lead acid battery type has a voltage capacity of 36/1,100 that increases productivity. For additional safety, the three wheel cushion tire lift truck has both hydraulic and spring applied brakes. These brakes can be applied both automatically and by using the foot. The three wheel tire lift truck has a ground clearance of 3.5 inches enabling easy travel even in congested areas.

When the extended shift is disabled, the lift truck can travel in a maximum speed of 8.6 to 8.8 mph. on the other hand, if the extended shift is enabled, then the truck can travel in speeds of 7.6 to 8.0 mph. with a forward and backward tilt angle of 5/7 and a minimum turning radius of 61.6 for greater maneuverability.

E35HSD2
Product Power Tires Lift Capacity (lbs.) Max Lift Heights (in.)
3-Wheel Rider Electric Cushion 3,500 lb. 175 in.

The Hyster E35HSD 3 Wheel StanDrive Cushion Tire Forklifts is a stand-up lift truck with superior ergonomics offers increased productivity in stocking and transport use. The E35HSD StanDrive truck with in-dash display in the CAN bus (Controller Area Network) electrical system reduces the downtime and simplifies on-board diagnostics as well. The ULTIMA II Multi-Function Control Handle enables simultaneous operation of lift/lower, horn, travel direction, and speed.

For precise control with minimal steering effort the E35HSD StanDrive Truck comes with an on-demand hydrostatic power steer system. It also offers 180 degrees of total steer angle with the dual steer wheel assembles, which in turn allow enhanced maneuverability. For easy maintenance the Hyster E35HSD StanDrive Truck offers quick access to lift pump, drive motors, electronics, power steering pump, and motor with an easy lift-off panel. To provide maximum efficiency, comfort, and visibility the operator controls are at a side stance or a 45 degree angle.

E40HSD2
Product Power Tires Lift Capacity (lbs.) Max Lift Heights (in.)
3-Wheel Rider Electric Cushion 4,000 lb. 175 in.

The Hyster E40HSD 3 Wheel StanDrive Cushion Tire Forklifts Truck is ergonomically designed to increase productivity. The primary use of the truck is loading and unloading trailers in docks. It can also be used for retail distribution, food manufacturing and processing, general warehousing and manufacturing, storage, plastic products, and freight transportation.

The operator has improved efficiency and visibility as the operator controls are positioned at a side stance or a 45 degree stance. The truck requires minimal steering effort due to the presence of the hydrostatic power steer system. The dual steer wheel provides 180 degrees of total steer angle allowing enhanced maneuverability. It can be easily maintained as it has a lift-off panel, which provides quick access to lift pump, drive motors, electronics, power steering pump and motor. The E40HSD 3 Wheel StanDrive Truck comes with a travel speed of 7 mph and a lift speed of 55 ft. /min.

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Narrow Aisle

N30ZDR
Product Power Tires Lift Capacity (lbs.) Max Lift Heights (in.)
Narrow Aisle Electric Polyurethane 3,000 lb. 203 in.

The N30ZDR Aisle Reach Trucks are specially engineered to meet various indoor needs. The ergonomic design and fine maneuverability makes them stand out among the similar trucks in the market. The maximum lift speeds for loading and unloading are 60 and 100 ft./min respectively. The AC power, the CANbus communication system, and the electric steer make these trucks operator friendly and increase durability.

The AC traction and hoist motors of these Aisle Reach Trucks reduce maintenance time and avoid the need for brush replacement. This AC hoist system maximizes lift at lower speeds and the auxiliary pumps along with motors improve controllability of auxiliary functions. The operator compartment is spacious and gives easy entry and exit. The optional bolt-on load wheels allow quick service of load wheels. These aisle reach trucks have multiple battery compartments and the powered and regenerative lowering functions improve efficiency and increase the interval between battery replacement times.

N35ZR
Product Power Tires Lift Capacity (lbs.) Max Lift Heights (in.)
Narrow Aisle Electric N/A 3,500 lb. 203 in.

The N35ZR Narrow Aisle Reach Trucks are engineered with special features to meet all indoor needs. These trucks have a maximum lift speed of 64 and 100 ft/min for loaded and unloaded trucks, respectively, and can be used for a wide variety of applications. The ergonomic design gives total comfort to the operator while working. The larger operator compartment and the optimal operator position offer a convenient entry and exit. These reach trucks have an adjustable tiller position for easier handling and the on-demand electric power steering reduces user effort.

The AC power, the CANbus communication system, and the electric steer add to the durability of these reach trucks. The CANbus communication minimizes wiring and thus, prevents loose electrical connections. The brushless AC traction, hoist and auxiliary function motors improve reliability and help reduce maintenance. The thermal management system protects all motors and controllers from getting overheated. Electric brakes allow smooth parking and regenerative brake system prevents their wear. These trucks also have multiple battery compartments and three mast configuration.

N35ZR
Product Power Tires Lift Capacity (lbs.) Max Lift Heights (in.)
Narrow Aisle Electric Polyurethane 1,500 lb. 240 in.

The Narrow Aisle Order Picker Lift Truck R30XMF2 is available in two variants of power supply, namely 24 volts and 36 volts. The load center of this truck is at 48 inches and the mode of operation is standing. Poly is the tire type and the vehicle uses 2 front and 3 rear wheels. This truck is extensively used in home improvement and general warehousing.

The lift speed of the R30XMF2 is either 42 or 48 ft. /min when loaded and 65 or 75 ft. /min when not loaded, for 24 volts and 36 volts, respectively. The forks used in the 24- volt truck have a width of 5 inches and thickness of 2 inches. Brakes can either be spring applied or electric release. Lead acid batteries, which have a maximum ampere hour rate of 1,125 Ah for 24 volt and 1,020 Ah for 36 volt supply, are used in the R30XMF2.

N35ZR
Product Power Tires Lift Capacity (lbs.) Max Lift Heights (in.)
Narrow Aisle Electric Polyurethane 4,500 lb. 212 in.

The N45ZR Narrow Aisle Reach Truck is engineered with special features to meet a wide variety of applications. The load or unload speed of this Reach truck range between 65 to 114 ft. /min. The N45ZR Narrow Aisle Reach Truck is designed with superior ergonomics to offer increased productivity and versatility. The AC power technology, CANbus communication along with electric steer contributes to the durability and reliability.

With complete brush-less AC traction, hoist, auxiliary function, and sealed electric connectors, the N45ZR Narrow Aisle Reach Truck reduces the service time. The CANbus communication minimizes the use of wires and electrical connections and offers real time diagnostics. Features, such as multiple battery compartments, four programmable modes, and three mast configurations add to the versatility. The N45ZR Narrow Aisle Reach Truck possesses an efficient thermal management system to prevent damage from overheating. Easy access to all components enables makes regular maintenance and repair easy.

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Walkie Counterbalanced Stacker

W25ZC
Product Power Tires Lift Capacity (lbs.) Max Lift Heights (in.)
Walkie Counterbalanced Stacker Electric Cushion 2,500 lb. 126 in.

The W25ZC Walkie Counterbalanced Stacker Lift Trucks are used for indoor use. It is best suited for dock operations, general warehousing and storage, paint and chemical distribution. This Hyster truck can help in loading or unloading in trailers. They are motorized pallet trucks, which offer huge capacity and best productivity at a cost that is much lower than that of a rider. The turtle, speed button, which is located at the bottom side conveniently, allows the maneuver of these trucks in and out of tight areas with ease.

The steer control is bottom mounted and thus offers ergonomic comfort to the operator. The lift and lower controls can be done by finger tips. The trucks head length and the multi-function bottom mounted steering handle gives total load handling control. The W25ZC Walkie Counterbalanced Stacker Lift Truck has three operator selectable performance modes that will give better acceleration, deceleration and travel speed.

W30ZC
Product Power Tires Lift Capacity (lbs.) Max Lift Heights (in.)
Walkie Counterbalanced Stacker Electric Cushion 3,000 lb. 126 in.

The heavy duty W30ZC Walkie Counterbalanced Stacker Lift Truck is built for tough working condition and it is robotically welded for superb reliability. It is a 24 volt industrial battery fitted truck, and you have the option of selecting up to 510 amp hour batteries for better truck usage. The battery can be accessed from both sides of the truck. The W30ZC Walkie Counterbalanced Stacker Lift Truck is designed in such a way that it has fewer electrical connections and has fused traction, hoist motors, and solid pump control.

The MDU mounting totally eliminates the power cable tension and flex and thus the life of the power system is increased. The brake is mechanically applied and electronically released and the traction motor allows daily checks to provide the maximized uptime. Scoring and corrosion is prevented by the masts chrome plated cylinder. Contaminants are kept out with the help of rod wipers and pressure seals.

W40ZC
Product Power Tires Lift Capacity (lbs.) Max Lift Heights (in.)
Walkie Counterbalanced Stacker Electric Cushion 4,000 lb. 1262 in.

The dock to dock W40ZC Walkie Counterbalanced Stacker Lift Truck can handle any type of work. The Walkie stacker series from the Hyster Company is known for head length and multi-function. It is bottom mounted steering controlled truck, which ensures great maneuverability and excellent handling of load control. The materials can be handled by the operator with full potential because of the turtle, speed feature. For all demanding operational requirements the W40ZC is the right match as it comes with three operator selectable performance modes, which ensure efficient acceleration, deceleration (neutral braking), and top travel speed.

The truck is designed for high performance. It is energy efficient and makes low noise. Functions, such as mast tilt, the optional side shift, the creep or turtle speed, and the pantograph extension or retraction can be done with just a fingertip touch. It has a translucent hydraulic tank which provides quick checks of the oil levels.

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