Power Pusher® Tugs Ideal for Lifting and Pouring Drums and Moving Kiln Cars 

Power Tug Drum MoverNu-Star’s Power Pusher® Tugs are the perfect partner for the ceramics industry, improving operator safety, reducing manpower and increasing productivity. With less downtime, they transport heavy loads quickly and without excess exertion or muscle strain, enabling a single person to maneuver from 500 to 50,000 lb with total control. The electrically powered, compact tugs replace large, expensive material handling equipment. With a wide range of standard and custom attachments available, the tugs are a scalable, flexible solution built to meet specific load requirements. Power Pushers are ideal for moving, lifting and pouring drum contents and for moving carts and kiln cars in and out of kilns. Complete customization is available, and Nu-Star works with design engineers to solve clients’ needs.

The Power Pusher Drum Mover™ isideal for lifting, moving and pouring 850+ lb barrels with ease. With push-button control, operators can engage the hydraulic lift to raise and pour barrel contents.

  • Move, lift and pour 800+ lb drums safely
  • Fingertip control and compact sizing deliver superior maneuverability
  • Automatic braking and emergency reverse protection improve operator safety
  • Fully programmable control system with diagnostic features to adjust speed and acceleration/deceleration based on load and environment

Power Pusher with CeramicsThe Signature Power Pusher™ easily moves heavy kiln cars, carts and more.

  • Transaxle design delivers stable operation over uneven surfaces
  • 24V DC, 400W motor delivers heavy-duty 50,000 lb push/pull capacity
  • Fully programmable control system with diagnostic features to adjust speed and acceleration/deceleration based on load and environment
  • Ergonomic handles with hand guards increase operator comfort and safety
  • Electrically powered with onboard charger for long-lasting, efficient operation and zero emissions
  • Fingertip controls and compact sizing for easy maneuverability and operation

Power Pusher, Division of Nu-Star, Inc. will be exhibiting at Ceramics Expo 2020 in Booth 335.