Compact Loaders


Compact Loaders

The R260 is largest radial lift skid loader in GEHL's offering, and it doesn't disappoint. With 1,179 kg. of rated operating capacity, it would be hard to find an application tougher than this machine. Various control options give owners the ability to select what is most comfortable to them, making them even more productive throughout a long day.

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2599 lb
161 in
27 in
143 in
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Technical features


Rated Operating Capacity

2599 lb

Rated Operating Capacity with Optional Counterweight

2780 lb

Unladen weight

8199 lb

Weight and dimensions

Overall Operating Height - Fully Raised

161 in

Height to Hinge Pin – Fully Raised

123 in

Overall Height to top of ROPS

81 in

Dump angle at full height

40 °

Dump height

94 in

Overall length with bucket

143 in

Dump reach - Full height

27 in

Rollback at ground

28 °

Seat to ground height

40 in


49 in

Overall width less bucket

67 in

Bucket Width

67 in

Ground clearance

8 in

Overall length - Less Bucket

111 in

Clearance Radius - Front with Bucket

90 in

Clearance Circle - Front without Bucket

56 in

Clearance Circle - Rear

64 in


Travel Speed with Two-Speed Option - Maximum

12 mph

Travel speed (unladen)

8 mph


Standard tires

12.00 x 16.5 HD


Engine brand


Engine model


Engine norm

Stage V

Gross Power

53.70 kW

Net Power

52.70 kW

Max. torque / Engine rotation

217 ft/lbs / 1625 rpm

Power source


I.C. Engine power rating

53.70 Hp

Battery voltage

12 V


3 kW


Standard flow - Auxiliary hydraulics

24 US gpm

High-Flow Auxiliary Hydraulics – Option

35 US gpm

Tank capacities

Fuel tank

22 US gal

Hydraulic tank capacity

8 US gal


0.87 US gal

Noise and vibration

Noise to environment (LwA)

101 dB

Whole-Body Vibration (ISO 2631-1)

0.96 m/s²

Vibration on hands/arms

< 1.50 m/s²