Articulated loaders


Articulated loaders

The AL550 is the smallest of our lineup to have our Z-kinematic loaderarm, giving you unmatched break-out forces. This beast comes with an open canopy with additional options available in 2021. The 2-speed hydrostatic transmission, 100% diff lock and hand throttle is standard, making the AL550 have all the features you need for excellent performance and comfort. Small machine, big power. AL550's one wish is to work like you... tough, hard and resilient.

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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

4329.46 daN

Static tipping load with bucket - Straight with cab

4828 lb

Static tipping load with bucket - Full turn with cab

3732 lb

Static tipping load with pallet forks - Straight with cab

3411 lb

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

Number of cylinders / Capacity of cylinders

3 - 21 in³

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

60 Hp / 61 Hp

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 mi/h

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

Cabin ROPS - FOPS Level 1