Drum Positioner

Drum Positioner. New. Designed to handle 55 gallon steel drums. 800 LBS uniform capacity. 7-5/8″ W. x  2-9/16″ H Fork Pockets. Fork Pockets are Spaced 20.5″ Fork Centers. Weight: 276 LBS. Part Number: DRUM-P-55

NOTES: Est. Lead Time: 1-2 weeks. Ships best way pre-paid & add to invoice or customer to provide carrier for transit. (Shipping Weight: 318 LBS)(Freight estimate assumes Dock-to-Dock transit). Freight Class 70. FOB: IN 46703


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Drum Positioners are used to load 55-gallon drums into drum racks!

If you have a large scale 55 gallon drum handling operation this forklift drum positioner is a must have piece of equipment. It is used to safely and efficiently lift, transport and store drums in drum racks. Whether it be stationary drum racks or portable drum racks the drum positioner will make loading drums a breeze.

One forklift operator will be able quickly and easily mount this barrel mover on the forks of his lift truck. The forks will go into the fork pockets of this forklift attachment. A safety chain securely holds the attachment to the forks. Once the positioner is attached to the forks the driver can go about his business of handling drums.

This barrel mover allows you to increase drum handling density and efficiency in your facility. It will also maneuver standing drums to the horizontal position so they are ready to slide into the rack. Forklift drum positioners easily rotate drums to the horizontal position and vice versa.

Get the highest quality drum rotator on the market. Don’t cut corners when purchasing a drum positioner, racker and lifter. The quality of our 55 gallon drum handling products really makes a difference!

Drum Positioner Features:
• Designed to handle 55 Gallon drums that weigh up to 800 LBS
• Fork pockets measure 7-5/8″W x 2-9/16″H usable on 20-1/2″ centers
• Positive latching system ensures safe handling of drums
• Latching System will engage to allow horizontal positioning of drum
• Mechanical operation relies on fork truck to rotate and lift drums

Drum Positioner
Capacity (lbs)
Net Weight (lbs)
DRUM-P-5555 Gallon Steel Drums800276
DRUM-P-3030 Gallon Steel Drums800270

Additional Information

Weight318 lbs
Dimensions72 × 48 × 48 in