MTA Easy 74 range of telehandlers includes three 74-horsepower models: MTA 6642 Easy74, MTA 8044 Easy74, and MTA 10055 Easy74. The units are 74-horsepower versions of the Series III telehandlers, and do not require DEF. The Tier 4-F Cummins turbocharged diesel engine providesing 295 lb.-ft. of torque at 2,500 rpm. It uses DOC aftertreatment and does not require regeneration.
A Dana 4-speed powershift transmission allows full-time 4-wheel drive, 3 steering modes, and machine travel speeds up to 15 miles per hour. All lift and height capacities remain the same as the Manitou MTA Series III models.
Telehandlers have a single all-in-one joystick control. This feature allows the operator to control all functions of the boom including extension, retraction, attachment tilt, and auxiliary hydraulics, as well as select directional drive. This design allows the operator to leave one hand on the steering wheel at all times and control all other machine functions with the other hand.