MRT Series three-in-one telehandlers are flexible at the jobsite. Add a platform for a personnel lift; switch to a winch for a three-ton hoist. Telehandlers have a maximum capacity of 8000 lbs., 80 ft. 8 in. of lift height, continuous rotation, and frame leveling. All models are equipped with auxiliary hydraulics, fenders, and road lights.
Manitou North America Inc. 800-433-3304. www.us.manitou.com
Operate in difficult conditions
The TH406 and TH407 telehandlers have a rated load capacity of 8100 lbs and a two-section boom. The TH406 has a 20-ft. lift height; the TH407 reaches 24 ft. Both are powered by the C4.4 diesel engine, which meets U.S. EPA Tier 3 emission requirements. The power train features a limited slip differential in the front axle for difficult underfoot conditions. These models replace the TH220B and TH330B.
Caterpillar Inc. 800-368-6029. www.cat.com
A high-capacity addition to the RS Series telehandlers has a maximum lift height of 44 ft. The boom of the RS10 has a welded box-section design for added strength. Its 10,000 lb. operating capacity is achieved without outriggers or fluid-filled tires. An optional Personnel Work Platform safety system allows contractors to use work platforms, making many jobs almost as easy as working at ground level.
Gehl Co. 800-628-0491. www.gehl.com
Lift heavy loads
The ARM XL can handle 12,000 –20,000 lbs. standard and up to 30,000 lbs. as a custom order. The rough terrain telehandler features full-time, four-wheel drive, four wheel and crab steering modes, and frame leveling. The ARM XL has a Tier III, six-cylinder turbo diesel engine and hydrostatic drive with an optional shift on the fly gearbox. Dual hydraulic pilot joysticks operate boom and carriage functions.
Omega Lift Manufacturing Inc. 866-724-6922. www.omegalift.net
Maneuver in tight spots
The compact Genie GTH-5519 telehandler features a hydrostatic transmission and four-wheel drive allowing it to operate at almost any jobsite. Three steering modes provide a tight turning radius and increased mobility: front wheel, coordinated, and crab steer. The GTH-5519 has a 5500-lb. maximum lift capacity, 19-ft. maximum lift height, and 11-ft. forward reach.
Terex. 203-222-7170. www.terex.com
Work in comfort
The G10-43A telehandler is geared toward commercial and residential applications, including steel erection and framing. The new model features standard outriggers, a maximum capacity of 10,000 lb. and a capacity of 7000 lb. at the maximum reach height of 43 ft. It has a tighter turning radius than larger machines with the same capacity. A spacious cab includes pilot-operated joystick controls, a wrap-around dashboard, and easy-to-read gauges.
JLG Industries Inc. 877-554-5438. www.jlg.com
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