Construction telehandlers

TH6-42 - NEW

Construction telehandlers

Lifting and moving material from your truck, over rough terrain, and to where it needs to go, the TH6-42 Telescopic Handler has the power and reach needed for residential and commercial property work—from roofing and siding to masonry. With enhanced forward visibility, a single joystick offering streamlined controls, and an intuitive interface that delivers the right information at the right time, this telescopic handler is designed to support a wide variety of operator skill levels. And with 300 degree access to the engine, it's easy to repair and maintain. From staging to clean up, it's the perfect companion for anyone who puts it all on the line to get a job done—on time.

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6000 lb
42 ft 6 in
28 ft 6 in
74 Hp
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Technical features


Max. capacity

6000 lb

Max. lifting height

42 ft 6 in

Max. outreach

28 ft 6 in

Weight and dimensions

Overall length to carriage

20 ft 8 in

Overall length (with forks)

24 ft 8 in

Overall width

8 ft 2 in

Overall height

8 ft


11 ft 6 in

Ground clearance

1 ft 6 in

Overall cab width

3 ft 1 in

Tilt-up angle

34 °

Tilt-down angle

96 °

External turning radius

13 ft 1 in

Overall weight

22851 lb

Tires type


Forks length / width / section

48 in x 4 in x 2 in

Frame leveling longitudinal +/-

10 °



11 s


6 s


17 s


11 s


4 s


6 s


Engine brand


Engine norm

Tier 4 final

Engine model

TCD 3.6 L4

Number of cylinders / Capacity of cylinders

4 - 220 in³

I.C. Engine power rating - Power

74 Hp / 55 kW

Max. torque / Engine rotation

288 ft/lbs @ 2300 rpm


Transmission type


Number of gears (forward / reverse)

5 / 3

Max. travel speed

20 mph

Parking brake

Hydraulic spring release SAHR

Service brake

Wet disc brakes


Hydraulic pump type

Axial piston

Hydraulic flow / Pressure

40 US gpm-4000 PSI

Tank capacities

Engine oil

2 US gal

Hydraulic oil

36 US gal

Fuel tank

38 US gal

Noise and vibration

Noise at driving position (LpA)

80 dB


Steering wheels (front / rear)

2 / 2

Drive wheels (front / rear)

2 / 2