Forklift Drum Dumper

Forklift Drum Dumper - Fork Mounted Barrel Rotator - BDCR series

Beacon® BDCR-205 Series

The Forklift Drum Dumper - Fork Mounted Barrel Rotator allows for easy transport and rotation of drums using a fork truck. It assists in the safety of drum handling. These units are designed for use with steel drums. Optional upgrade can handle plastic or fiber 55-gallon drums. This series holds drums securely in place using a strong, heavy-duty chain-locking system.
Starting at: $61.70

See chart below and click a model number

Product Details

  • Construction: Features heavy-duty steel construction.
  • Size: The fork pockets measure 7 1/2" wide by 2 1/2" high (usable space).
  • Service Range: These units allow drums to be rotated 360 degrees.
  • Power: DC-powered units include a battery with an on-board charger and a hand-held control on a 4 to 20-ft. long coil cord. Optional wireless remote control is available for DC units.
  • Installation: Option upgrades are designed to hold and manage fiber and plastic drums.
  • Weight: Forklift Drum Dumper units weigh between 221-359.
  • Note: A safety chain is required to secure unit to fork truck.
  • Operation: These models are designed for use with a fork truck that is rotated by a 15' chain. Self lock rotator will not dump unless rotated by the operator.
  • Capacities: Models are designed with capacities from 800 to 2,000 lbs.
  • Standard: A bung nut wrench is included for drum opening and closing. Each unit comes standard with a 15' long chain for 360-degree rotation. BDCR-205-20 includes a dual ratchet strap.
  • Options: BFDA-800 comes with both BFDA-550 & BFDA-250, for 12" to 21" diameter - 28" to 36" tall steel, plastic or fiber drums. BFDC-30 is for 30 gallon, steel, fiber or poly drums & must be used with BFDA-550 or BFDA-800 models. BFDRS is for 30 & 55 gallon drums.
  • Surcharge: Tariffs or surcharges may apply to current published pricing.

Forklift Drum Dumper - BDCR-205 Series
Model No. Acceptable Drum Types Crank Turns per 90 Degree Rotation Rotation Method Capacity (LBS) Price
1) BDCR-205-8 55 Gallon Steel 10 15' Chain 800 $773.66
2) BDCR-205-15 55 Gallon Steel 10 15' Chain 1,500 $946.29
3) BDCR-205-20 55 Gallon Steel 15 15' Chain 2,000 $2,843.57
Forklift Drum Dumper - DC Powered - BDCR-205 Series
Model No. Acceptable Drum Types Rotation Method Capacity (LBS) Price
4) BDCR-205-8-DC 55 Gallon Steel 24V DC battery 800 $3,666.68
5) BDCR-205-12-DC 55 Gallon Steel 24V DC battery 1,200 $3,861.98
Forklift Drum Dumper - BDCR-205 Series - OPTION
Model No. Description Price
6) BDCR-RRC-2PB Wireless remote control (for use with -DC units only) $854.02
Forklift Drum Dumper - BFDA series - Attachments
Model No. Description Accomodates Drum Types Price
7) BFDA-800 Fiber Drum Adapter (includes BFDA-500 & BFDA-250) Plastic, Fiber, Steel $280.48
8) BFDA-550 Adjusting Arm (sold separately) Plastic, Fiber, Steel $194.62
9) BFDA-250 Nylon Strap (sold separately) Steel $61.70
10) BFDC-30 Steel Saddle Steel $270.17
11) BFDRS Dual Ratchet Strap (for BDCR-205-DC) Steel $175.84
12) BFDRS-V2 Dual Ratchet Strap (for BDCR-205) Steel $192.67

Call Beacon: 800-454-7159