Manitou MTA 12055 telehandler delivers 12,000 lb. raise capability, tight flip radius

Manitou’s new MTA 12055 Sequence III telehandler boasts a raise capability of 12,000 kilos, but with its 12-foot turning radius, it may well match on tight jobsites, the corporate says.

The telehandler is designed for such tasks as infrastructure, bridges and energy era. It has a raise peak of 55 ft 5 inches and ahead attain of 40 ft 9 inches. It may well deal with 5,500 kilos at full extension.

Operators use a single joystick to regulate journey course, growth extension and retraction, attachment tilt and auxiliary hydraulics. Additionally they acquire higher visibility excessive of the engine and simpler upkeep entry with the telehandler’s side-mounted engine and excessive growth mount.

The 120-horsepower Cummins engine and four-speed powershift transmission give the MTA 12055 a journey pace as much as 22.eight mph. Customary options embody four-wheel drive, body leveling, auxiliary hydraulics and self-leveling forks.

For choices, Manitou presents a cab enclosure with warmth or air-con, an LED gentle equipment, and reverse digital camera and radar. For these working in platforms, the corporate presents its Personnel Work Platform System, which mechanically places the telehandler in a secure mode for platform use, the corporate says. It briefly disconnects the transmission, engages the rear axle stabilizer, reduces body leveling and applies the parking brake.

Accessible Manitou attachments for the MTA 12055 embody normal and rotating fork carriages in widths of 48 to 72 inches, truss booms, buckets and raise hooks. The corporate’s telematics system, Linked Machine, can also be an possibility.