Average usage is approximately 1500 and anything over 2000/year is considered high usage.
The running condition is more important than age. The year it was produced does not matter. Most forklifts are durable and stand the test of time.
No – the wheel opening on a cushion tire forklift will not accept a pneumatic tire.
Buy a pneumatic or solid pneumatic tire forklift for outdoor applications and buy a cushion/solid tire forklift for indoor/warehouse applications.
Yes, very efficient when compared to propane and gasoline. They are fuel efficient and require less maintenance than propane and gas forklifts.
8-12 hours depending on the application.
An average 35lb propane cylinder holds approx 7 gallons of fuel.
Gasoline is cheaper because it is more readily available, but propane is more popular
Electrics are more expensive initially, due to battery and charger costs, but have less moving parts and lower cost maintenance than IC trucks over time.