Press Release Summary:
Mark74 telescopic handlers are equipped with a 74hp engine. Available in four models, RS6-42, RS8-42, RS8-44 and RS10-55, they have 360-degree visibility and come with Cummins QSF 3.8L engine, Tier 4 classification, 4-speed power-shift transmission and 295 lb-ft. (400 Nm) engine torque. Single joystick control in the handlers allows for controlling boom extension and retraction, attachment tilt, auxiliary hydraulics, and forward/neutral/reverse. Mark74 handlers are ideal for rental industry.
Original Press Release:
GEHL Introduces Mark74 Series Telescopic Handlers
Gehl offers four new models of telescopic handlers with 74 hp engines
- 74 hp engine eliminates need for after treatment fluid
- Single joystick control
- Turbocharged diesel engine provides 295 ft. lbs. of torque at 2500 rpm
With the announcement of the all new Mark74 Series, Gehl introduces a range of 74 hp telescopic handlers for the North American Market. These new units follow the same standards as any Gehl machine, with the same capacities as their RS Series Gen:3 counterparts, with the exception of a 74hp engine that eliminates the need for after treatment fluid.
The all ew Mark74 option will be available on the following Gehl telescopic handler models: RS6 42, RS8 42, RS8 44 and RS10 55. Each comes standard with a Cummins QSF 3.8L engine, Tier 4 classification, 4 speed powershift transmission and 295 lb ft. (400 Nm) engine torque. All lifting capacities and ranges will remain the same as the RS Gen:3 Series, with the added capability of the 74hp engine and DOC only exhaust treatment system.
Developed from the proven RS (Rental Special) Series, the Mark74 Series is powered with a Tier IV 74 hp (55 kW) Cummins turbocharged diesel engine providing 295 ft. lbs. (400 Nm) of torque at 2500 rpm. This best in class engine is coupled with a Dana 4 speed powershift transmission allowing full time wheel drive, 3 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. ith single joystick control, the operator can leave one hand on the steering wheel at all times and control all other machine function 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.