Automotive & Aerospace Industry Solutions Case Study

Rico designed the Pegasus series to meet the most demanding industries:
Steel and Automotive.

 

Industry Showcased: Automotive

Capacity 40,000 LBS

RICO SPegasus Electric Counterbalance

Solution:

This vehicle reduced operating cost by handling larger capacity stacked load while providing damage free product transportation.

Product Highlights:

Rico designed the Pegasus series to meet the most demanding industries: Steel and Automotive.

The Pegasus counterbalance series is showcased as a workhouse for the automotive stamping and manufacturing facilities across the globe. This design offers a solution with a hydraulic clamp feature integrated into the carriage of the mast to safely secure stacked sheet steel and automotive chassis frames. The clamp mechanism offers non-marking nylon strips and pressure regulated hydraulics to ensure limited load movement and damage free operation.
RICO Pegasus Electric Counterbalance
We stainless steel clad the load handling forks, hardware and any areas of exposure that were unable to be coated. The chassis and exposed areas were coated with a specialized epoxy stainless steel coating for increased durability to continuous high pressure cleaning.

The walk behind handle was equipped with ergonomic throttle thumb controls, sealed push buttons and emergency reversing switch for added operator safety.