Choose the right truck, at the right price, for the right application

Hyster® J1.5-3.0UT electric counterbalance forklift trucks are easy to use, simple to maintain and bring reliability to operations across industry. 

With a familiar automotive layout, these uncomplicated forklift trucks are well suited to the needs of many different handling operations offering excellent manoeuvrability, control and visibility.

Available with lead acid batteries, lift heights up to 6000mm, lift capacities from 1,500kg up to 3,000kg, travel speeds up to 16km/h and a range of standard features and options. 

Hyster® J1.5-3.0UT Highlights:

Drivers can get on with the job easily and quickly

  • Fast lifting and lowering speeds
  • Lift capacity options of 1.5, 2, 2.5 and 3 tonnes at 500mm load centre 
  • Excellent stability 
  • Small turning radius and truck footprint aid effective manoeuvring in warehouse aisles  
  • A range of robust masts (LFL and FFL) are available with several tilt options to suit the needs of the application 
  • Various forks and carriages are also available including integral side shift carriages to make load handling easy and convenient 

Easy to use and comfortable  

  • The operator compartment offers a practical and comfortable working environment
  • Controls are within easy reach and simple to operate 
  • Various seat options including adjustable full suspension seat 
  • Mast design ensures good visibility of the load and forks with wide mast window and neatly routed hoses 
  • A clear 4.3 inch LCD display is used, giving the driver all the data required at a glance 
  • Rear drive handle with integrated horn makes reverse driving more comfortable  
  • Partial cabins or full cabins are available 

Strong and reliable  

  • Built for a long working life
  • Proven, high quality and robust components (fully qualified through Hyster development processes) result in reliable operation and lower wear and tear  
  • One-piece welded frame  
  • Tilt cylinders are sealed to minimize contamination 
  • Auxiliary hoses are centered on the free lift cylinder to eliminate hose twisting and there is positive hose retention with large radius bends to minimise hose scuffing 
  • Proven motor design featuring AC technology  

Simple to maintain,reducing service time and costs  

  • Thanks to the uncomplicated design, servicing can be carried out quickly and easily, with error codes shown on the display
  • Clever design elements include an easily removable two-piece floor plate and quick release battery hood and controller cover 
  • Regular service items are easily accessible 
  • Fast availability of cost-effective replacement parts 



ModelLoad Capacity (kg)Load Centre (mm)Lift Height (mm)Turning Radius (mm)Battery Capacity (V / Ah)
J1.5UT15005006000197048V / 420Ah
J1.8UT18005006000197048V / 420Ah
J2.0UT20005006000215548V / 600Ah
J2.5UT25005006000215548V / 600Ah
J3.0UT30005006000234980V / 500Ah
J3.5UT35005006000240580V / 500Ah


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