By Katie Weiler, Managing Editor | September 28, 2010

MLT 627 ManiscopicThe MLT 627 Maniscopic compact telehandler is an update to the MLT 526, complete with a 101-hp Perkins Tier II diesel. Weighing 6,000 pounds, the telehandler has a lift height of 18 feet, forward reach of 11 feet, and four-wheel drive. Standard torque convertor Turner transmission with electro-hydraulic reversing lever provides maneuverability and puts maximum torque to the drive wheels, according to the company. Price for a standard unit is $78,855; it carries a one-year, 2,000-hour warranty.