Will she be fired? Performs equally well in narrow access NA space as well as the loading dock. A reach truck has the capacity typically up to 5, lbs. Forklifts have a wide range in their lift capacity, ranging from as little as 3, pounds to as much as 35, pounds or more. All he has to do is give what the client wants without his emotions dictate his actions. The standup forklift is designed for indoor work only on flat surfaces. I rented an electric reach truck that was lbs.