Patent Number: 7,784,572

Title: Drive unit for an industrial truck

Abstract: A drive unit (1) for an industrial truck comprises a drive motor (2), an electronic steering mechanism (3) being arranged at the periphery thereof. In this way, the drive unit (1) is configured such that it is simpler to assemble and more reliable to operate due to less wiring.

Inventors: Bald; Dirk (Gotha, DE), Habel; Matthias (Gotha, DE), Streipardt; Peter (Waltershausen, DE)

Assignee: ZF Friedrichshafen AG

International Classification: B60G 7/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/31/12018