POWER PUSHER, Division of Nu-Star Inc.  

Shakopee,  MN 
United States
http://www.powerpusher.com
  • Booth: 4226


Power Pusher If It Rolls . . . We Can Move It.

For over 50 years, Power Pusher Company, a division of Nu-Star Inc., has specialized in pedestrian-operated, battery-powered, motorized tugs designed to meet safety and productivity initiatives while driving down maintenance and labor costs. Power Pusher’s material handling tugs meet the diverse and challenging needs of customers, pushing or pulling wheeled or semi-wheeled loads, mobilizing everything from cars, carts, trailers, rail cars and roll cages to airplanes and modular buildings.

Power Pusher industrial electric tug devices are a safe, cost effective alternative to large expensive ride-on material handling equpiment, such as fork lifts and tractors.  Each unit is designed to assist in company compliance with OSHA health and safety guidelines.

Requiring no license, little maintenance and utilizing less space than large, bulky equipment, Power Pusher delivers powerful, cost-effective material handling solutions. Power Pusher reduces the manpower and time necessary to move large loads, resulting in significant gains in shop floor productivity, with most users experiencing a total return on investment in a mere 12 to 18 months after purchase.  

Brands: Power Pusher, If It Rolls . . . We Can Move It, Power Pusher, Super Power Pusher, Power Tug, Hazardous Duty Power Pusher, MFC-100 Cart, E-750 Electric Wheelbarrow and more


 Products

  • Power Pusher®
    Nu-Star’s signature Power Pusher® material handling electric tug enables a single person to maneuver from 500 up to 50,000 pounds with total control. It improves operator safety, reduces manpower and increases plant floor productivity....

  • Nu-Star’s signature Power Pusher® material handling tug improves operator safety, reduces manpower and increases plant floor productivity with less downtime by transporting heavy loads fast and without excess exertion or muscle strain.  It enables a single person to maneuver from 500 up to 50,000 pounds with total control.  The electrically powered, compact tug replaces large, expensive material handling equipment, such as forklifts and tractors. With a wide range of standard or custom attachments available, the tugs are a scalable, flexible solution built to meet specific load requirements.

    Features and Benefits:
    • Transaxle design delivers stable operation over uneven surfaces
    • 24-volt DC, 400-watt motor delivers heavy-duty 50,000 pound push/pull capacity
    • Fully programmable control system with diagnostic features to adjust speed and acceleration/deceleration based on load and environment
    • Ergonomic handles with hand guards increase operator comfort and safety
    • Electrically powered with on-board charger for long-lasting, efficient operation
    • Fingertip controls and compact sizing

    Accessories:
    • Safety pack with strobe and motion beeper for high visibility on factory floors
    • Wide range of standard and custom attachments – see website for available attachments www.powerpusher.com
    • Optional foam-filled or non-marking rubber tires for heavy-duty applications
    • Ergonomic handles with hand guards increase operator comfort and safety

    Specifications:
    • Motor type: 24 Volt D.C. either 200W (4,000 lbs. capacity) or 400W (50,000 lbs. capacity).
    • Gearbox: Single speed reduction gearbox, with differential
    • Drive Mechanism: 2 x chain & sprocket
    • Controller: Fully programmable, with diagnostic capability
    • Batteries: Group 27 deep cycle marine batteries
    • Battery Charger: On-Board, 3 stage, 2 x 10 Amp circuits
    • Push/Pull Capacity: Up to 50,000 lbs. (subject to rolling resistance of load)

  • Power Tug™
    The Power Tug™ is designed to promote productivity with minimal manpower by mobilizing up to 5,000 pounds with ease....

  • The Power Tug™ is designed to promote productivity with minimal manpower by mobilizing up to 5,000 pounds with ease. Its leg is equipped with an electric actuator that accommodates various load heights.  Its mono-drive wheel features a stabilizing caster with a varying swivel caster/wheel that enables the unit to mobilize loads over uneven surfaces with complete control.

    Features and Benefits:
    • Mono-drive wheel for stable performance on uneven surfaces
    • Fingertip controls for operator convenience and ease-of-use
    • On-board charger for long-lasting, efficient operation
    • Automatic braking and emergency reverse protection improves operator safety
    • Fully programmable control system with diagnostic features to adjust speed and acceleration/deceleration based on load and environment
    • 24-volt DC, 600 watt motor for 5,000 pound push/pull capacity
    • Ergonomic handles for operator comfort
    • Compact size for easy maneuverability
    • Polyurethane drive wheel outer with alternative tread patterns and material specifications

    Accessories:
    • Audible motion beeper
    • Safety strobe
    • Dual leg configuration
    • Custom attachments for versatile applications

    Specifications:
    • Motor type: 24 Volt D.C. —600W (2,500 lbs. capacity), 1200W (5,000 lbs. capacity)
    • Drive Mechanism: Planetary Gearbox, 18:1 reduction, through mono-drive
    • Controller: Fully programmable digital, with diagnostic capability, four quadrant full bridge power output stage
    • Batteries: 2 x 60 Amp/hour dryfit, gel type sealed and maintenance free
    • Battery Charger: On-Board, 3 stage, 2 x 10 Amp circuits (110v or 240v input)
    • Push/Pull Capacity: Up to 5,000 lbs. (subject to rolling resistance of load)

  • ET-105 Powered Lift Table™
    The ET-105 Powered Lift Table™ is a mobile, table with adjustable height and an 1,100-pound weight capacity making a variety of tasks more manageable....

  • The ET-105 Powered Lift Table™ is a mobile, temporary table with adjustable height and an 1,100-pound weight capacity that makes a variety of tasks more manageable.  It can operate as a temporary workstation or it can hold and raise equipment and parts.

    Features and Benefits:
    • The platform can be raised to any height with the hydraulic lift pump, a foot-operated component that descends slower as weight increases
    • A fingertip release allows for smooth lowering at any weight within the table’s 1,100 capacity
    • Two swivel casters equipped with brakes and two rigid polyurethane casters provide efficient movement over multiple surfaces
    • Rust-resistant frame and platform are made of stainless steel and have a powder coat finish for lasting integrity

    Specifications:
    • Capacity: 1,100 lbs.
    • Length: 35.5 inches
    • Width: 23.5 inches
    • Lift height minimum: 11.75 inches
    • Lift height maximum: 36.5 inches
    • Strokes to maximum height: 25 strokes


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