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Milwaukee Appliance Hand Truck

Also known as a cart or a dolly. The model is HDA700. I paid around $120 for it. Here's a list of the features.
Wrought iron frame800 pound load capacity6 inch non-marking wheels (solid, non-inflatable, never go flat)Stair climbers to help move loads up and down stairs and curbsPadding to prevent the cart from damaging the appliance (this is the white strip in the picture above)Belt or strap that goes around the appliance to secure it to the cart and keep it in placeManual ratchet belt tightener, the buckle-like part at one end of the belt (more on this below)Belt tightener handle (this is the red handle in the picture above) to add more tension to the belt once the manual ratchet has been used to the tighten the belt  I recently used this hand truck to move a big ass 320 pound refrigerator out of my garage (where it was delivered) and up a couple of steps to the deck, up one more step through the double doors in the dining area, and to the kitchen (had to remove the doors and bot…