8610 Tow Tractor

  • Raymond 8510 Center Rider Pallet Truck
    Raymond lift trucks are engineered for Eco-Performance

    ACR System

    Delivers more uptime, fewer battery changes and lower maintenance costs.
    ACR System
  • Raymond 8610 Tow Tractor drive tire access
    Raymond lift trucks are designed for ease of maintenance

    Ease of Maintenance

    Thoughtfully designed with fewer and longer lasting components that require less maintenance.
    Ease of Maintenance
  • Raymond 8610 Tow Tractor Ergonomic Handle
    Raymond ergonomic lift trucks

    Intuitive Control Handle

    Fits the hand in a natural position, with throttle controls that allow for comfortable adjustment of speed and acceleration.
    Intuitive Control Handle
  • Raymond 8610 Tow Tractor power steering
    Raymond ergonomic lift trucks


    Comes standard, and reduces steer effort up to 90%, allowing your operators to move more product faster.
  • Raymond 8610 Tow Tractor wide step through
    Raymond engineers productive lift trucks

    Open Operator's Compartment

    The wide compartment with low step height allows easy access to both sides of the aisle.
    Open Operator's Compartment

A Dependable Tractor That Keeps On Towing

This sturdy workhorse is designed to tow carts for batch order picking and horizontal transport. With durable construction and our energy efficient ACR System, the 8610 Tow Tractor is engineered to handle high volume transport and order picking tasks with ease. The height-adjustable handle and standard PowerSteer puts the operator in control in our comfortable compartment.

  • Battery: 24 volt
  • Capacity: 10,000 lbs
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Built to Perform

  • Raymond 8610 tow tractor operator's compartment

    Comfortable Compartment

    The roomy compartment features a comfortable padded backrest and convenient walk-through access to either side of the aisle for more efficient access to carts.
  • Raymond 8610 tow tractor control handle

    Control Handle

    The ergonomically designed handle features intuitive controls and allows for a neutral, natural hand position and convenient operation. The height adjustment feature accommodates a wide range of operator sizes.
  • Raymond 8610 Tow Tractor low step height to operator's platform

    Low Step Height

    A low step height and wide step through allows convenient access to either side of the aisle for order picking applications and minimizes operator fatigue over the course of a shift.
  • Raymond 8610 tow tractor with ACR System

    ACR System

    Raymond’s exclusive ACR System™ provides longer battery life, more precise speed control, less downtime and a lower cost of ownership.
  • Raymond 8610 tow tractor turning out of aisle

    Less Energy Usage

    The Raymond 8610 tow tractor requires fewer battery changes, so you move more per shift. That adds up to less batteries and lower energy costs overall.
  • Raymond 8610 tow tractor in aisle

    Quick Acceleration

    ACR also helps your operators get from pick to pick faster with quick acceleration speeds and smooth speed control.
  • Raymond 8610 Tow Tractor Drive Tire Access

    Drive Tire Access

    The 8610 tow tractor drive tire is cantilever mounted on the drive unit, and can be removed with 5 bolts to change out in just minutes.
  • Raymond 8610 tow tractor with ACR System

    Electric Brake

    Uses reverse plugging to slow before applying the parking brake to minimize wear, and never requires adjustment.
  • Raymond 8510 Center Riding Pallet Truck Handle Wiring Assembly

    Handle Components

    Hall-effect sensors in the handle replace potentiometers, and do not contact, which minimizes wear. CAN bus technology eliminates 40% of wiring, minimizing time needed for wiring and troubleshooting.
  • Raymond 8610 tow tractor power steer


    Standard PowerSteer reduces steer effort up to 90%, enabling your operators to move more product faster.
  • Raymond 8610 tow tractor in aisle

    Fully Programmable

    Operators and managers alike appreciate programmable travel speeds and quicker acceleration. Fully programmable travel parameters help to accommodate different operator skills and experience levels as well as specific application needs.
  • Raymond 8610 tow tractor with speed sensitive steering

    Speed-Sensitive Steering

    PowerSteer provides speed-sensitive steering for smooth, controlled operation at all speeds. It also automatically slows the truck when cornering, to maintain operator control.
  • Raymond 8610 tow tractor with heavy duty casters

    Steel-Reinforced Frame

    Reinforced steel gussets guard against impact to protect critical components, and tough casters add strength.
  • Raymond 8610 tow tractor heavy duty bumper guard

    Bumper Guard

    An optional heavy duty front bumper guard adds another level of protection to the cover and drive unit.
  • virtual reality simulator, forklift training

    Virtual Reality Simulator

    Exclusive teaching tool that puts forklift operators on an actual tow tractor in the most realistic virtual warehouse to improve skills, confidence, efficiency and retention. Eliminates the need for large dedicated training areas.

  • Raymond 8610 Tow Tractor Pin and Clevis Hitch

    Pin and Clevis Tow Hitch

    This heavy-duty hitch option is designed to interface with tow carts using eye-hitch types.

  • Raymond 8610 Tow Tractor Automatic Coupler Hitch

    Automatic Coupler Tow Hitch

    Save time connecting or disconnecting carts or trailers with this spring-loaded jaw hitch. It automatically closes when the ring on the trailer is pulled into the hitch.

  • Raymond 8510 Center Rider Pallet Jack Heavy Duty Bumper Guard

    Heavy-Duty Bumper Guard

    The optional heavy-duty bumper guard adds another level of protection to the already durable front-end.

  • Raymond 8610 Tow Tractor Accessory Bar

    Accessory Bar

    Interfaces with RAM-mounted accessories to put additional operator tools at their fingertips; available with optional work light and fan.

  • Raymond 8610 Tow Tractor Smoothy Tires option

    Smoothy Tires

    Smoothy tires hold a tighter tolerance for "roundness" – providing a more comfortable ride for operators and less vibration. Smoothy tires are also beneficial in applications where heat buildup or tire flat-spotting may be a concern.

  • Raymond 8510 Center Rider Pallet Jack Storage Tote and Accessory E-Bar

    Storage Tote

    The optional large storage tray helps to keep work tools organized and at your operators fingertips for added convenience and productivity throughout the shift.

  • Horizontal Transport

    Applications should not burden a truck with extensive capability to only transport horizontally. In batch picking and cart towing applications, Raymond tow tractors are a cost effective method for horizontal transport where stacking is not required. Tow tractors offer order picking functionality, and are available with various tow hitch configurations to maximize productivity, and offer a wide variety of operating positions to enhance operator comfort and minimize fatigue.

  • Low Level Order Picking

    Boost throughput and pick rates with reliable, high performance Raymond tow tractors. We can customize our vast selection of lift trucks to enhance efficiency in order picking applications.

  • Cold Storage Environments

    Refrigerated warehouses, blast freezers, and other cold storage applications require robust control systems. Raymond maintains its own cold storage test facility to replicate the harshest conditions; testing and proving our systems in extreme cycles of freezing and thawing.

  • UL EE Applications

    This lift truck complies with Underwriters Laboratories (UL) 583. Raymond Type E and EE trucks are designed and manufactured to operate in classified locations as defined in NFPA 505. Type E and EE products are tested and certified by Underwriters Laboratories (UL).

  • Raymond 8610 Tow Tractor: Durable & Dependable

    The Raymond 8610 Tow Tractor is designed to tow carts for batch order picking and horizontal transport. With durable construction and our energy efficient ACR System, the 8610 Tow Tractor is engineered to handle high volume transport and order picking tasks with ease. Adaptable to the demands of a wide range of warehouse operations, it is ideal in heavy-duty, high throughput applications to meet your applications toughest demands.


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