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Counterbalanced Forklifts

Cat Diesel Forklift DP120N1







  • Lift Capacity (kg): 12000
  • Lift Height (mm): 7000
  • purchase_options: Hire, New
  • Power: Diesel
  • Workplace: Both

The Cat DP120N1 forklift is both modern and stylish delivering exceptional power and high performance durability for the heaviest of loads. Equipped with a Perkins 1204E 4.4L inline four cylinder turbo diesel engine, they offer outstanding power and fuel efficiency with lower emissions. With an extensive range of essential ergonomic design and safety features, this heavy duty workhorse was built for optimal comfort to help operators achieve maximum productivity. These Cat forklifts are perfect for industrial and heavy duty lifting applications in ports, freight, paper and pulp, lumber yards and saw mills, hardwood and furniture production, stone, glass, metal, concrete and brick operations.

  • Powerful twin turbo engine
  • Fuel Efficient
  • Hydrostatic steering
  • Solid steel frame
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Equipment Features

Operator Comfort
Ergonomic Seat and Adjustable Steering Column

The fully adjustable suspension seat provides comfort to the operator through long shifts. The adjustable steering column also allows the operator to position the steering wheel at different angles to accommodate their personal preference and maximise comfort.

Effortless Hydrostatic Steering

This form of hydrostatic power steering enhances productivity by reducing the operators required effort when manoeuvring the forklift.

Productivity & Performance
6 Cylinder Diesel Engine

The durable high horsepower 6 cylinder diesel engine offers high torque, low noise and reliable performance.

Two Speed Automatic Shift Transmissions

The 6.0-7.0 tonne forklifts come with a two speed transmission which offers precision inching and smooth acceleration. The forklift shift feature that automatically shifts gears up and down based on travel speed simplifies the operation and increase productivity.

Lower Cost
LCD digital display

The forklift operator can monitor all critical systems, including the engine oil pressure, water temperature and battery change warning lamp during operation to help reduce costs and minimise the risk of excessive downtime.

Quality Construction

A durable engine combined with quality components with a strong resistance to damage and wear helps minimise repair and maintenance costs.

Presence Detection System (PDS)

Cat’s Presence Detection System effectively prevents movement of the forklift unless a series of sequential steps are undertaken. This increase safety when the ignition is switched off or the handbrake in engaged. Download the Presence Detection System brochure.

Transmission Interlock System

This safety feature disengages the forklifts transmission when an operator has left the seat. Even if the directional levers are shifted the forklift will not move.

Servicing & Maintenance
Quality Construction

The dependable engine and all forklift components offers strong resistance to damage and wear effectively minimising repairs and maintenance costs.

Easy Accessibility

The forklift design allows quick and easy access to the engine and compartments for routine checks and maintenance, which saves time and reduces costs.

Extensive option available
Enclosed Cabin

Optional low vibration and noise cabins designed for Cat forklifts offer great visibility to the operator. They include sliding windows, windscreen wipers and mechanical latches.