Articulated loaders


Articulated loaders

Pound-for-pound packed with power, the AL550 and its Z-kinematic loader arm features unmatched break-out forces to take on the toughest challenges. Small yet powerful, this machine's responsive hand throttle and 2-speed hydrostatic transmission get you to the task at hand with speeds up to 18 MPH, and its front and rear differential locks ensure you have traction exactly when and where you need it. In other words, this machine is like you—ready to get the job done.

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3411 lb
4828 lb
10 ft 4 in
60 Hp
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Technical features


Static tipping load with bucket (straight)

4828 lb

Static tipping load with bucket (full turn)

3732 lb

Static tipping load with forks (straight)

3411 lb

Static tipping load with forks (full turn)

2654 lb

Max. height of bucket pivot point

10 ft 4 in

Reach at max. height

1 ft 5 in

Breakout force with bucket

4329 daN

Weight and dimensions

Unladen weight (with forks) with 4-post canopy

7470 lb

Overall length to carriage (with hitch)

13 ft 9 in


5 ft 9 in

Overall width of 4 posts canopy

4 ft

Overall cab width

4 ft

Overall height with 4 posts canopy

7 ft 7 in

Overall height with cab

7 ft 7 in

Tilt-up angle

39.90 °

Tilt-down angle

44.70 °

External turning radius (over tyres)

10 ft 6 in

Articulation angle

45 °

Overall width less bucket

4 ft 10 in

Ground clearance

10 in



2.52 s


1.85 s


Engine brand


Engine model

TD 2.2 L3

Engine norm

Stage V / Tier 4 Final

Number of cylinders / Capacity of cylinders

3 - 21 in³

I.C. Engine power rating / Power (kW)

60 Hp / 45.50 kW

Max. torque / Engine rotation

148 ft/lbs / 2400 rpm

Engine cooling system

2 water radiators + hydraulic oil


Transmission type


Number of gears (forward / reverse)

2 / 2

Max. travel speed (may vary according to applicable regulations)

18 mph

Differential lock

Front and rear locking of the machine

Parking brake



Hydraulic pump type

Gear pump

Hydraulic flow - Pressure

15 US gpm / 3046 PSI

High-Flow Option (l/min)

19 US gpm

Drive hydraulic system pressure

6092 PSI

Tank capacities

Hydraulic oil

12 US gal

Fuel tank

22 US gal


Safety cab homologation

ROPS - FOPS level 1 cab