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Vallée offers custom-designed pin-type forks, guided on a shaft, with standardized and non-standardized dimensions. Explore our wide selection of pin-type forks tailored to meet your specific requirements.

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Our CUSTOM pin type fork

Our Pin Type Forks are commonly used on small forklifts, high-capacity forklifts, telescopic handlers and wheel loaders.

Our raw materials are rigorously selected to ensure product quality and compliance with the highest safety standards for our customers’ operations:

– Carbon steel (ASTM 1018, ASTM 1026, ASTM 1045, etc.)

– Alloy steel (ASTM 4140, ASTM 4340, QT 100, HARDOX 400, etc.)


Every fork is inspected as part of our well-defined and certified quality control processes.


We maintain a supply of fork blanks suitable for Pin-type applications with a capacity of up to 110,000 lb. Larger units are also available, although they may require a slightly longer lead time.

Our PIN-TYPE forks meet:

Why Choose Vallée for your PIN-TYPE fork?

Best in Class Process

  • We have a large selection of forks in stock.
  • Our proprietary thermally managed weld process ensures a seamless and robust fork assembly.
  • Our on-site precision machine shop guarantees perfect pin tube placement and maximum weld prep surface area without sacrificing fork shank or pin tube integrity.

Delivery Time

  • Our industry-leading delivery means you won’t have to wait too long for your custom forks. 
  • Our standard lead time is only 4 – 5 weeks
  • We can even deliver faster if needed.



Our team's expertise

  • At Vallée, we have unmatched experience in the industry. 
  • Our fabrication team has spent decades on the shop floor, so we know what works.

Business Needs

  • We also take the time to listen to your needs.
  • Not every application fits the traditional knowledge base, but we pride ourselves on understanding your requirements and delivering exactly what you want.
  • We offer standard and custom manufacturing

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What is a PIN-TYPE Fork ?

A pin-type forklift fork is a type of forklift attachment that uses pins to secure the fork to the lift truck carriage. They are also known as shaft forks. These forks are popular for their durability and versatility, as they can handle heavy loads and are suitable for various applications. When choosing a pin-type forklift fork, it’s essential to consider factors such as fork length, thickness, and weight capacity to ensure the attachment is appropriate for your specific needs. Proper maintenance and care of your forklift forks are essential to ensure safe and efficient operation.

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