Valley Craft Industries

Valley Craft designs, develops and manufactures Professional Grade material handling and storage solutions, including a broad array of proprietary and custom products.


Valley Craft was established in 1953 when Carl Weinmann introduced the first hand truck with a brake. Over the last six decades, Valley Craft has grown to become a world class manufacturer known for its expertise in producing rugged and versatile hand trucks, carts, trailers, portable lifts, hydraulic drum handling devices, and storage equipment.

Fork Lift Attachments

Make every job more efficient with less effort and more productivity. Valley Craft’s line of hydraulic and mechanical fork lift attachments make the handling of steel, plastic, and fiber drums safe, effective, and extremely easy. Several options are available to choose from, based on your specific needs. Note: Propane powered trucks require self-powered models.

Drum Dumpers

Constructed of heavy-guage carbon steel, Valley Craft’s line of Drum Dumpers offers you a heavy duty, versatile, and cost-efficient addition for your drum handling facility. Single-stage or dual-stage Drum Dumpers safely lift and pour drums. Available in 1,000-lb. or 1,500-lb capacities with dump heights ranging from 36 inches to 120 inches at a 45-degree dump angle. User safety is our first priority, and each unit includes a NEMA12 power up/gravity down power unit with adjustable flow control to safely lower chute to its down position.

Drum Positioners

Safely and easily unload pallets and containment skids with our series of portable drum handlers. Each unit designed with a smaller footprint to effectively maneuver through congested work areas.

Drum Trucks

EZY-Rol Drum Trucks are the answer to safe and effective manual transport and handling of drum inventories. All drum trucks feature Valley Craft’s exclusive EZY-Tilt® design and spring-loaded standard chime hook so the operator never has to touch the drum. Choice of steel or spark resistant aluminum frames, 2-wheel or 4-wheel models. Shoes adjust to handle 30- and 55-gal. drums up to 1,000 lbs. Available with optional hand brakes for added safety. Replaceable wheels, shoes and axles available. Four additional chime hooks and three wheel options available.

Portable Lifts

Valley Craft offers a full line of Portable Lifts to meet all your drum handling and material handling needs. A powered drum handler can provide substantial cost savings by eliminating the need for fork lifts with several options available for smaller and simplified mechanical lifts. All options offer easy maneuverability and reduce the risk of injury for drum handling personnel.

A-Frame Carts

Modular A-Frame Bin Carts offer a variety of pegboard and louvered panel combinations for efficient organization of parts and supplies. Highly customizable and great for lean manufacturing and Kaizen events. Constructed of heavy duty steel with 2,000-lbs. load capacity. Available in 36″ or 48″ lengths. Choose the panel style that best fits your needs. Deck features a 1½” lip with 10″ of deck space on each side of the panel. Rolls on two rigid, two swivel 6″ phenolic casters. Optional equipment includes bins, floor lock and end panels. Optional end panels create additional storage capacity of up to 25 sq. feet and change the configuration to either a T-Frame or H-Frame. Available in four standard colors. Ships fully assembled. Heavy Duty A-Frame carts make storage and delivery of goods and tools safe, effective, and efficient. These single- or double-sided units function as a portable handling system for sorting, storing and distributing parts and supplies. They are designed to withstand the rigors of industrial environments and constructed of heavy duty steel to provide years of use. Base unit A-Frame does not come with any accessories, which allows you to customize the cart to your specific needs. Choose from a variety of open or closed-front trays, tray dividers, and hanger bars with spindles that will accommodate materials stored on spools. Rolls easily on (2) rigid and (2) swivel 5″ casters.

Dumpers & Hoppers

Valley Craft hoppers and dumpers are manufactured to handle bulky loads with stability and ease. The tapered end design of these units make them adaptable to a variety of material handling needs.

Heavy Duty Security Trucks

Security Trucks are constructed of all-welded 2×2″ steel wire grid panels to provide total security and see-through visibility. Optional shelves adjust easily along grid panel using plastic shelf clips (four clips included per shelf). 250-lb. capacity shelves are available in 14-gauge steel or 3/4″ layered wood. Includes 3pt locking handle with steel rod locking mechanism – digital security lock option available. Rolls smoothly on 2 swivel and 2 rigid 8″ mold-on rubber casters. Durable powder coat finish available in 4 colors. 2,000-lb capacity. Ships assembled – casters, handle, and shelving require minimal assembly. Other optional accessories available: Metal & Wood Shelves, Pegboard & Louvered Panel inserts, Hitch System for towing, Fork Pockets, and 6th Wheel for pinpoint steering.

Specialty Trucks

EZY-Rol™ and EZY-Tilt® brand heavy-duty specialty trucks are known for their longevity. The design and superior quality of these units make specialty applications safe and simple.

Electronic Locking Cabinets

Electronic Locking Cabinet adds extra strength and security to your storage system with the convenience of electronic lock management. Three-point locking system is anchored by electronic lock which includes 1⁄2″ deadbolt. Includes a programming bypass/master key.

Heavy Duty All-welded Steel Cabinets

Valley Craft’s line of Heavy Duty Cabinets provide superior strength and security for storing a variety of industrial parts and supplies. The all-welded, 16 gauge steel cabinets feature shelves that handle up to 1,000 pounds each and are adjustable on 7 1⁄2″ increments. Channel reinforced doors in 84″ tall cabinets and box formed shelves add extra strength and durability. Double doors swing open 180° for full access on full-length piano hinges. Cast iron contoured 3-point locking handle with keys is zinc plated for long life. Cabinets come with four shelves in a variety of sizes and colors to meet all your storage needs.

High Capacity Cabinets

Valley Craft’s High Capacity Cabinets are available in a variety of sizes with multiple bin and shelving options to customize cabinet to meet your specific storage needs. All cabinets are constructed of heavy duty steel and feature a 3-point locking handle. Digi-Lock electronic locks are an available option for our full line of cabinets to offer you additional storage security

Work Shop Accessories

Valley Craft’s collection of shop accessories ranges from heavy duty work tables and shop desks to universal post protectors and specialized carts. Each of these products were designed and built to withstand the rigors of industrial environments.