Sneak Peek: Manitou MHT 10160 Telehandler

September 28, 2010
Manitou North America’s MHT 10160 is the first of the company’s heavy, rough-terrain, telescopic forklifts to be offered in the United States. The MHT 10160 has a maximum lift capacity of 36,000 pounds; capacity at maximum lift height, 31 feet 10 inches, is 15,430 pounds. Capacity at maximum forward reach, 18 feet, is 9,260 pounds. The MHT 10160 uses a 175-horsepower, Tier-3-compliant Mercedes diesel engine and features a two-speed hydrostatic transmission. Standard features include an enclosed ROPS/FOPS-certified cab with heater and defroster, three-mode steering and frame leveling. According to Manitou, a range of attachments is available, including a Manitou-patented off-road tire clamp.