Tire and Rim Association Yearbook.
(Application for copies should be addressed to the Tire and Rim
Association, Inc., 3200 West Market Street, Akron, OH 44313.)
UNDERWRITERS LABORATORIES INC. (UL)
ANSI/UL 583 - Standard for Electric-Battery-Powered Industrial Trucks
(Application for copies should be addressed to Underwriters Laboratories,
Inc., Publications Stock, 333 Pfingsten Road, Northbrook, Illinois 60062.)
UNIFORM CLASSIFICATION COMMITTEE (UCC).
Uniform Freight Classification
(Application for copies should be addressed to the Uniform Classification
Committee, ATTN: Tariff Publishing Officer, Room 1106, 222 South Riverside
Plaza, Chicago, IL 60606.)
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2.3 Order of precedence . In the event of a conflict between the text of
this document and the references cited herein, (except for related associated
detail specifications, specification sheets or MS standards), the text of this
document takes precedence. Nothing in this document, however, supersedes
applicable laws and regulations unless a specific exemption has been obtained.
3.1 Description. The truck shall be a sit-down rider 36-volt system,
electric powered counterbalanced forklift truck, equipped with a battery and
electric drive motor silicon controlled rectifier (SCR) control, a battery
discharge indicator, a high visibility roller mast, and as specified herein.
The forklift shall be the latest model of the manufacture's standard
commercial product. The introduction of normal product improvement changes in
the one year period preceding the date of solicitation for procurement is
acceptable. The forklift shall be equipped with standard instruments,
components, and accessories normally required for the safe and effective
operation of the truck. The truck shall be complete with all components that
are standard with the contractor's products, whether stipulated herein or not,
together with such accessories, and options, as may be specified herein. The
truck shall be equipped with all other components and parts not specifically
mentioned but necessary to provide a functional machine and shall conform in
quality to that normally provided to the commercial industry.