Forklift attachments or lift truck attachments like other attachments extend the usage of your forklift. There are many different kinds of forklift attachments, each design to perform a specific task.
There are forklift attachments to convert your forklift or lift truck into an aerial work platform (AWP). These are the forklift work platforms, man baskets, stock pickers, man-lifts and maintenance platforms. Forklift attached aerial work platforms give you to the ability to safely reach high maintenance areas with ease and without additional equipment.
Another type of attachment allows for the easy movement of coiled material such as carpets. This class of forklift or lift truck attachment is called a coil ram or a coil lifter.
Other types of forklift attachments and lift truck attachments include booms, steel hoppers, fork extenders, fork frames and of course forks. There are many manufacturers of forklift or lift truck attachments. Arrow, Cascade, Loren, Noble Lift and Universal are just a few of them.