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Bin Tippers | Forward

Supplier: Optimum Handling Solutions

The Optimum forward bin tipper simply slips onto any standard forklift tines, it allows for 135 degree rotation of almost any bin. Rotation carried out without the forklift operator leaving his seat, the faster the lift the quicker the empty.


Forward bin tippers have tipped millions of tones of product and produce over the years they have been used in industry. Customers use optimum tippers to handle a widely diverse range of products efficiently and safely.

Features of the forward bin tippers:

  • Fast controlled hydraulic tipping action
  • Quick and easy fitting or removal from forklift
  • Clear view design – does not obstruct vision of tines
  • Minimal loss of forklift load capacity
  • Does not affect forklift capacity to handle pallets or stacked bins
  • 135° forward rotation ensures complete emptying of bin
  • Operator does not leave forklift seat
  • Gentle on bins – extends bin life
  • Suitable for a wide range of cubic bin sizes and types – plastic or timber, solid or vented
  • Unique bin grab applies firm grip on bin when inverted
  • Robust construction for years of trouble-free operation
  • Powdercoated finish
  • Minimal maintenance
  • Stainless steel pivot pins
  • Long life, zero maintenance pivot bearings
  • Safety catch prevents tipping if bin is not correctly on tines
  • Patent pending

Specifications for the forward bin tippers:

Model HBT1000
Safe Working Load 1000kg
Total Width across Tynes 760
Fits standard forklift tynes  Up to 1070 x 45 x 125
Standard unit suits bins 1100 - 1200 front to rear
Lost load (1070 tynes) 300
Mass Capacity 160kg
Horizontal centre of gravity 600
Vertical centre of gravity 90