Construction telehandlers

DL12-55 GEN:3

Construction telehandlers

Move heavy loads on any jobsite with this proven performer. Sturdy, durable and packed with power, the DL12-55 is ready to meet the needs on the toughest jobsite. With an industry-leading turn radius of 12' 2", regardless of size, you can manuever with ease. Increase your productivity and get the gritty job done, because this machine Works Like You.

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12000 lb
55 ft 5 in
40 ft
120 Hp
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Technical features


Max. capacity

12000 lb

Max. lifting height

55 ft 5 in

Max. outreach

40 ft

Weight and dimensions

Length to face of forks

21 ft

Overall width

8 ft 2 in

Overall height

8 ft 6 in


10 ft 10 in

Ground clearance

16 in

Overall cab width

8 ft 2 in

External turning radius

2 ft 11 in

Unladen weight

31841 lb

Overall weight

31839 lb

Standard tyres

14 x 24

Frame levelling longitudinal +/-

10 °

Frame levelling corrector

10 °


Engine brand


Engine norm

Tier 4 final

Engine model

QSF 3.8 Tier IV

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

120 Hp / 89 kW

Engine rotation

2500 rpm


Transmission type


Number of gears (forward / reverse)

4 / 4

Max. travel speed

23 mi/h

Parking brake


Service brake

Wet disc brakes

Axle Manufacturer



Hydraulic pump type

Gear pump

Hydraulic flow / Pressure

43 US gpm-3002 PSI

Tank capacities

Hydraulic oil

41 US gal

Fuel tank

30 US gal


Steering wheels (front / rear)

2 / 2

Drive wheels (front / rear)

2 / 2

Safety cab homologation



Single joystick with FNR