POWER PUSHER, Division of Nu-Star Inc.  

Shakopee,  MN 
United States
http://www.powerpusher.com
  • Booth: 4351


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

  • Nu-Star’s Signature Power Pusher™
    Nu-Star’s signature Power Pusher™ enables a single person to safely and easily maneuver 500 to 50,000 pounds with total control. The electrically powered, compact tug replaces large, expensive material handling equipment.
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  • Nu-Star’s Signature Power Pusher 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. Enabling a single person to maneuver from 500 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 and 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 for easy maneuverability and operation

    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

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

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

    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 dry-fit, 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)

  • Power Pusher’s ET-105 Powered Lift Table™
    Power Pusher’s ET-105 Powered Lift Table™ a mobile, walk-behind table with powered scissor lift, drive and adjustable height has an 800-pound lift capacity and an 1,100-pound drive capacity serving multiple functions....

  • Power Pusher’s ET-105 Powered Lift Table™ provides a productive, safe work environment allowing easier maintenance, warehousing, shipping and supplies management.  The ET-105 – a mobile, walk-behind table with powered scissor lift, drive and adjustable height – has an 800-pound lift capacity and an 1,100-pound drive capacity serving multiple functions.  It is a combination of a powered platform and scissor lift in one unit.  The ET-105 can operate as a workstation or it can hold and raise equipment and parts, making a variety of tasks more manageable while increasing ergonomic benefits.

    ET-105 Features and Benefits

    • The platform can be raised to any height with the hydraulic lift operated by electronic hand controls
    •  A fingertip release allows for smooth lowering at any weight within the table’s 800 lift capacity descending slower as weight increases
    • The max throttle adjuster allows operator to adjust for slower or faster speed depending environment
    • 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

    • Lift Capacity: 800 lbs.
    • Drive Capacity: 1,100 lbs.
    • Overall Width: 25 inches
    • Overall Length: 52.5 inches
    • Usable Deck: 23.5" wide x 43" long
    • Lift height minimum: 18 inches
    • Lift height maximum: 63 inches
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