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Motorized Hand Truck
Black hand truck with battery between handlebars & motorized system to front wheels. 2 smaller castor-type wheels on back.

With load-bearing capacity ranging from 600 to over 1,000 pounds (depending on make/model), a Motorized Hand Truck is designed to allow one to move many different types of boxed or containerized materials over all kinds of surfaces/terrain. Powered by electric motors that run off rechargeable batteries, they include foam-filled rubber dual drive wheels behind the foot plate followed by one or two height-adjustable guide wheels. Variable speed, forward/reverse, fingertip throttle control, and battery charger are usual standard features, and a variety of attachments are available as options.

Estimated Cost Cost range: $3,000-$4,400, depending primarily on load capacity

Limitations Limitations Addressed by Product: Lower extremity, Upper extremity, Strength/endurance, Back


SourceGranite Industries, Incorporated
595 East Lugbill Road
Archbold, OH, 43502
Websitewww.overlandcarts.com
Emailsupport@graniteind.com
Phone877-447-2648
419-445-4733
Fax419-445-3304

SourceMagline, Incorporated
1205 West Cedar Street
Standish, MI, 48658
Websitewww.magliner.com
Emailinfo@magliner.com
Phone866-329-4737
989-512-1000
Fax989-803-5941

SourceMotor Dolly, LLC
16233 West Ryerson Road
New Berlin, WI, 53151
Websitewww.motordolly.com/product/x14-upright
Emailbob@motordolly.com
Phone262-754-6990
262-327-0832
Fax262-754-6992

SourcePro Series Products, LLC
208 North Armstrong Street
Crothersville, IN, 47229
Websitewww.proseriesproducts.com
Emailinfo@proseriesproducts
Phone800-365-2467
812-793-3506
Fax812-793-3043
Last updated: Jul 28, 2022


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