Can the shuttle handle black or white pallets?
Yes, of course. Colour, shape and type of material used for carriers is important detail in specifying the best solution. We have long experience in pallets and carriers we have already tested and approved for Radioshuttle® use. Most probably the ones you handle now have been tested and approved already. Let’s get together to learn …
Do you have Fire Brake solution?
Yes, let’s get together to learn about your specific application and discuss the best alternative for you.
Why do I need a safety protection?
According to the new upgrade of an EN norm from late 2009 all shuttle-like systems have to be equipped with pedestrian protection from both sides to get valid CE certification. This is very important detail for you to be capable to use the system at its full performance. It is not only pedestrian protection which …
Can the shuttle handle lighter pallets?
Sure, let’s get together to discuss your specific needs and application and provide you with the best solution.
Can I update the shuttle to automated version later?
Sure, no need to buy new shuttles. Small upgrade, plug&play is required and you can use the system in automated mode.
Do you offer spare parts when needed?
Yes, we have spare parts stocked all over the world.
Do I need one shuttle for each channel?
No, the shuttle is moved around by the forklift to different tunnels.
Is it safe (and easy) for our personell to use?
Yes, we are following the EU Machine directive and are using state of art touchless personal protection system.
How long do the batteries last on a single charge?
They last for 8-14 hours depending on battery technology.
What kind of batteries does the shuttle have, and how do I charge it?
Either lead acid batteries (maintenance free) or LiFe batteries depending on configuration.
Does a Radioshuttle® use the hydraulics to move and/or lift?
Radioshuttle® is 100% electro-motive, which means absolutely no hydraulic system to repair or maintain.
What is the lifting capacity of a shuttle?
Our shuttle have a lifting capacity of 3,900 lbs/1800kg.
How does the pallet shuttle actually work?
Depending on the configuration but for a normal system the forklift driver carries the Radioshuttle® as a pallet to a deplane tunnel and through a Radio remote instracts the shuttle to operate. Click here to learn what Radioshuttle® can do for you.
Do you offer service of your shuttles?
Yes, we have worldwide coverage for service.
I have a cold storage -does Radioshuttle® work in different temperature zones?
Yes, this is our origin. As coldstores has high operational cost the importance to use space is much higher. Radioshuttle® works in temperature zones from -22 to +104 degrees Fahrenheit.
Can I buy only the pallet shuttle?
We provide full system, not just components -as we always take a full system responsibility.
How many shuttles do I need?
Depends on your pallet throughput, generally one shuttle for each 2000 pallets stored.