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Getting Started Understanding Our Forklift Capacity Calculator

When you’re ready to get started with our user-friendly website, we’re here to make it easy.  As industry leaders in forklift/lift truck capacity ratings and other essential forklift services, you can count on the team at Professional Forklift Engineering Services for a simplified approach to your needs.  Let us give you the basics of how to use the website so you can find the information you need quickly.  This short instructional video will walk you through the process of accessing the services you need to obtain essential insight into forklift capacity.  Our innovative Forklift Capacity Calculator is here to provide answers when you need them most.

When it comes to using the Forklift Capacity Calculator, we’re here to make it simple.  By viewing the video on this page, you will see just how simple we’ve made the process.  As industry leaders in forklift engineering, we are here to help you quickly navigate your way to essential services.  Our video will walk you through the following:

    Registering With Our Site to Obtain a Username and Password.
    Using Our Dashboard Screen After Login.
    The “Go to Build Truck” Screen, which will allow you to select forklift features and selections.
    Customizing the Calculator Based on Your Forklift Measurements.
    Adding Attachments to the Carriage to Build Your Forklift
    Reviewing Configuration via the “Summary Screen”
    Selecting the Load Center
    Calculating Capacity<
    Understanding the capacity rating results (including weight, lift height, load offset, load center, back tilt, fork capacity check, and attachment capacity check. 
    Lift Truck Specification Sheets

Our goal is to give you valuable insight into the process of obtaining capacity ratings through our website.  After viewing this informative video, please feel free to contact us anytime for assistance.  The team at is here to assist.  Should you have questions or need assistance of any kind, please don’t hesitate to contact our support team at 843.532.6469 or