Posted July 31, 2018

Telescopic handlers 

Gehl adds the RS line of telehandlers powered by a 74-horsepower engine.

Gehl RS series telehandlers
The Gehl RS Series telehandlers are outfitted with a 74-horsepoer engine.

Developed from the proven RS (Rental Special) Series, the Mark74 Series is powered with a Tier-4 final-compliant 74 horsepower Cummins turbocharged diesel engine providing 295 foot-pounds. of torque at 2,500 rpm. This best-in-class engine is coupled with a Dana 4-speed powershift transmission allowing full-time four-wheel drive, three steering modes and machine travel speeds up to 15 miles per hour.

All Gehl Mark74 telescopic handlers come standard with single joystick control with travel direction. This gives the operator the power to control boom extension and retraction, attachment tilt, auxiliary hydraulics and forward/neutral/reverse all on the same joystick. With single joystick control, the operator can leave one hand on the steering wheel at all times and control all other machine functions with the other hand.

The new Gehl Mark74 Telescopic Handler Series is ideal for customers looking for a rental machine with less maintenance and less overall cost to maintain. The Mark74 Series is your solution to improve the return on rental equipment investment.

The Gehl Mark74 Series Telescopic Handler Series is positioned in the North American market to provide excellent return on investment for independent rental operations and telescopic handler buyers, Gehl sources report.