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1255

JLG® Telehandler

Key Specs

  • Maximum Lift Capacity: 5443.11 kg / 12000 lb
  • Outriggers Up Max Lift Height: 16.76 m / 55 ft
  • Maximum Lift Height: 16.76 m / 55 ft
  • Maximum Reach: 12.8 m / 42 ft
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Key Features

  • Spacious cab, intuitive single joystick and integrated arm rest for enhanced operator comfort
  • External telescope cylinder and easily accessible filters and parts for maximum serviceability
  • Greater visibility from the cab, new reverse sensing system and reversing camera options for enhanced operator confidence

BIM Files

File Format*   .rfa   .ifc

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Performance Data
Drawbar Pull11521.25 kg / 25400 lb
Frame Leveling10 Degrees
Maximum Lift Capacity5443.11 kg / 12000 lb
Outriggers Up Max Lift Height16.76 m / 55 ft
Outriggers Up Max Forward Reach12.8 m / 42 ft
Lift Capacity at Full Height (Stabs Up)2267.96 kg / 5000 lb
Lift Capacity at Max Reach1587.57 kg / 3500 lb
Maximum Reach12.8 m / 42 ft
Maximum Lift Height16.76 m / 55 ft
Outriggers or StabilizersYes
Outside Turning Radius4.27 m / 14 ft
Speed - Maximum Lift16 sec.
Speed - Maximum Lower13 sec.
Speed - Maximum Telescope In15 sec.
Speed - Maximum Telescope Out18 sec.
Speed - Maximum Travel32.19 km/h / 20 mph

Dimensional Data
Ground Clearance0.46 m / 1 ft 6 in.
Machine Height2.54 m / 8 ft 4 in.
Machine Length6.12 m / 20 ft 1 in.
Machine Width2.56 m / 8 ft 5 in.
Tire Size400/75-28
Wheelbase3.49 m / 11 ft 6 in.

Power Source
Capacity - Fuel Tank144.98 L / 38.3 gal.
Engine Horsepower96.98 kW / 130 hp
Engine ManufacturerCummins
Engine ModelQSF3.8L Tier 4 Final
Maximum Engine RPM2500 rpm

General Specifications
Axle-FrontHigh Bias, Limited Slip
Axle-RearPlanetary
Operating Vehicle Weight15404 kg / 33960 lb
Transmission - Nr Forward Gears Standard4
Transmission - Nr Reverse Gears3
Transmission TypePowershift

  • Spacious cab, intuitive single joystick and integrated arm rest for enhanced operator comfort
  • External telescope cylinder and easily accessible filters and parts for maximum serviceability
  • Greater visibility from the cab, new reverse sensing system and reversing camera options for enhanced operator confidence
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    Side-Shift Carriage
  • JLG Side Tilt Carriage
    Side-Tilt Carriage
  • Standard Carriage
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    Swing Carriage
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    Tower
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    Truss Boom
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    Lifting Hook
  • JLG Work Platform
    Fork-Mounted Work Platform
  • JLG Pallet Forks
    Pallet Forks
  • JLG Lumber Forks
    Lumber Forks
  • JLG Fork Extensions
    Fork Extensions
  • JLG Cubing Forks
    Cubing Forks
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JLG Industries, Inc. is the world's leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of access equipment. The Company's diverse product portfolio includes leading brands such as JLG® aerial work platforms; JLG, SkyTrak® and Lull® telehandlers; and an array of complementary accessories that increase the versatility and efficiency of these products. JLG is an Oshkosh Corporation Company [NYSE: OSK].
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