Spark Retardant Forks (Spark Resistant Forks):
- Used on forklifts operating in hazardous conditions.
- Forks are coated in brass in order to resist sparks.
- Rear of upright and hooks do not contain brass coating.
- Common in chemical plants, grain elevators, mines, paint plants, and arsenal manufacturing.
- Stainless steel forks also available for use in the food inustry, although not spark retardant.