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Container Handler Series Forklifts

4,000 lbs Lift Capacity
With its 8 inch extended wheelbase, the Container Handler Series from Donkey is specialized for moving containerized product with extended load centers. Its standard features include side shift, strobe light, smart backup alarm, mirror, heavy duty tilt cylinders and rod ends, rear counter weight, corrosion resistance, and hydraulic stabilizers. It’s functional, lightweight, and fast: capable of up to 15-mph speeds with a Tier 4 compliant Kubota diesel engine and 6 speed GM transmission.

Additional Features:

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Container Handler Series Specifications


The Container Handler Series forklift has a whopping 4,000 pound load capacity, so you don’t have to worry about whether you can lift it -- only where it will go.


The Donkey Container Handler Series has two great engine options. Go with the standard Tier 4 compliant 25 HP Kubota 3 cylinder diesel engine, or spring for the 50 HP Kubota gasoline engine.


The Container Handler Series has a sturdy, reliable single-stage mast with a lift height of 70”. If you need more height, a 96” two-stage option is available.

Load Spacing

The Container Handler Series has a load spacing of 64”, which is perfect for any container you need to move.


48” forks come standard on this Donkey forklift.


Choose between three different tire options: the Terra, Turf, or Skid.
Container Handler Series Forklift Option

Auxiliary Hydraulic Valve Kit -

Quickly connect to power an auxiliary hydraulic tool.

Bio Oil -

Water-based hydraulic fluid (not recommended for use on 3WD unit

Block Heater -

110 V plug-in engine block heater

Custom Color -

Please submit a sample of your pain specifications, and we will create a sample plate for you! Once approved, we will paint your Donkey forklift to match your specifications.

Donkey Horn -

Upgrade your standard horn with a donkey horn! Spice up your day with the sound of a donkey braying instead of the usual, boring horn!

Donkey Glide -

An accumulator, pressured with nitrogen and absorbs shock from the load, is tied in with the mast hydraulics.

Dual Rear Axle -

A unique feature of Donkey forklifts, this axle is used for roll laying of sod. This feature is typically purchased alongside the rotary sod layer.

Extension Step -

Step that lowers to allow for safe access to the forklift when the lift is truck mounted.

Lumber Guard -

Moveable aluminum guards installed to protect long products and can be utilized to prevent interference when mounting.

Fork Positioner -

Hydraulically adjust the fork spacing from the operator’s seat.

Heavy Duty Tilt Cylinders and Rod Ends -

A standard feature on the 5K and 4KCH, this is an optional feature on all other Donkey forklift models.

High Capacity Pump -

Available only on 4-cylinder engines, this feature increases the volume of hydraulic output from 11 GPM to 15.8 GPM at 3,000 RPM.

Counter Weight -

Standard on 5K models with 150 lbs and 4KCH units with 100 lbs, counterweights are available for other Donkey forklift models at either 100 or 150 lbs.

Remote Valve -

For added safety, this valve can be mounted and unmounted without the operator ever having to climb on or off the forklift. The driver can access the mounting controls while safely on the ground.

SunShade -

The available AL sunshade is mounted on top of the operator’s cabin

New Container Handler Series Forklifts for Sale at Kenworth in Louisiana

If your business moves a lot of containers around, the Donkey Container Handler Series forklift is perfect for your needs. At Kenworth of Louisiana, located in New Orleans, Houma, Port Allen,Lafayette, Lake Charles, Monroe and Shreveport, we’re proud to be Louisiana’s premier Donkey Forklift dealership. Stop by Kenworth of Louisiana to check out our collection of Donkey Container Handler Series forklifts today!

Premier Forklift Dealer in Louisiana

Whatever forklift you’re looking for, Kenworth of Louisiana is the one-stop shop for you! Our sales team is here to help you find the best Donkey series forklift for your project or business. Whether you’re searching for a container forklift or a heavy-duty option, Kenworth of Louisiana is sure to have what you need. Give us a call or stop by any of our dealerships today!