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Overview

Cat Telehandlers offer performance and versatility.

Engine

Units:
Engine Model Cat® C4.4 ACERT™, Tier 3 Cat® C4.4 ACERT™, Tier 3 Less
Gross Power (Basic) 142.4 hp 106.0 kW Less

Weights

Operating Weight 35740.0 lb 16211.0 kg Less

Operating Specifications

Rated Load Capacity 12000.0 lb 5443.0 kg Less
Maximum Lift Height 54.3 ft 16600.0 mm Less
Load at Max Height - Stabilizers Down 5000.0 lb 2268.0 kg Less
Load at Max Height - Stabilizers Up 4000.0 lb 1814.0 kg Less
Maximum Forward Reach 42.5 ft 13000.0 mm Less
Load at Max Reach - Stabilizers Down 3500.0 lb 1587.0 kg Less
Top Travel Speed 20.4 mph 32.8 km/h Less
Load at Max Height 5000.0 lb 2268.0 kg Less
Load at Max Reach 3498.73 lb 1587.0 kg Less

Dimensions

Height 8.4 ft 2560.0 mm Less
Width 8.4 ft 2560.0 mm Less
Wheelbase 12.0 ft 3660.0 mm Less
Length to Fork Face 20.8 ft 6330.0 mm Less
Ground Clearance 19.0 in 483.0 mm Less
Turning Radius Over Tires 14.0 ft 4300.0 mm Less

Tires

Standard 17.50 x 25 - 12 PR 17.50 x 25 - 12 PR Less
Optional Construction 17.50 x 25 Foam Filled, Rock Lug or 14.00 x 24 Solid 17.50 x 25 Foam Filled, Rock Lug or 14.00 x 24 Solid Less

Hydraulic System

Pump Type Load sensing piston Load sensing piston Less

Service Refill Capacities

Fuel Tank 38.0 gal 144.0 L Less
Hydraulic Tank 63.0 gal 238.0 L Less
Hydraulic System 63.0 gal 238.0 L Less

Boom Performance

Boom Up 16.0 Seconds 16.0 Seconds Less
Boom Down 14.8 Seconds 14.8 Seconds Less
Tele In 13.4 Seconds 13.4 Seconds Less
Tele Out 17.2 Seconds 17.2 Seconds Less
Drawbar Pull (Basic) 20000.0 lb 88.96 kN Less

Brakes

Parking Brake mechanical on front axle mechanical on front axle Less
Features Service Brakes - inboard wet disc brakes on front and rear axles; Parking Brakes - mechanical on front axle Service Brakes - inboard wet disc brakes on front and rear axles; Parking Brakes - mechanical on front axle Less

Axles

Manufacturer Dana Dana Less

Operator Station

Features Vinyl suspension seat, single electronic joystick, spacious interior, ergonomic cab Vinyl suspension seat, single electronic joystick, spacious interior, ergonomic cab Less

Instrumentation

Features Volt meter, hourmeter, engine oil pressure gauge, fuel gauge, water temperature gauge Volt meter, hourmeter, engine oil pressure gauge, fuel gauge, water temperature gauge Less

Operator Station

The operator station provides comfort and protection with improved job site visibility and convenient, easier to use controls.


Ease of Operation

Ease of operation was extremely important in the design of the new TL1255C telehandler. The joystick is designed for comfort and efficiency.


Performance

The TL1255C delivers high performance to meet your specific job site needs.


Power Train

Caterpillar componentry, including a Cat® C4.4 ACERT™ Tier 3 engine, gives you the quality power train that you expect.


Versatility

The TL1255C telehandler is as versatile as your toughest job demands.


Cost of Ownership

Specifically designed to lower your owning and operating costs.


Serviceability and Customer Support

Caterpillar Dealer Services enables you to operate longer with lower costs, helped by significantly extended service intervals.


TL1255C Standard Equipment

TELESCOPIC BOOM
  • Boom angle indicator
  • Cat IT Coupler

ELECTRICAL
  • Alternator, 60 amp, 12 volt
  • Battery, 12 volt, 1000 CCA
  • Horn
  • Alarm, backup

OPERATOR STATION
  • Canopy, ROPS/FOPS
  • Joystick, single electronic
  • Adjustable joystick wristrest
  • Low step, grab bars for easy entry
  • Seat - vinyl, suspension with Cat logo
  • Steering wheel spinner knob
  • Floor mat - heavy duty
  • Left side rear view mirror
  • Service door, cab air intake filter, fuel fill, hydraulic fill, level indicator, fuse panel and washer fill
  • Instruments - volt meter, hourmeter, engine oil pressure gauge, water temperature gauge. All gauges protected by clear acrylic cover.
  • Park Brake with indicator light
  • Steering Wheel with Cat logo
  • Cat keys and locks
  • Brakes - wet disc service
  • Belt, seat - 3" wide

POWER TRAIN
  • Engine, Cat® C4.4 ACERT™, Tier 3 - 142.4 hp
  • Thermal starting aid
  • Transmission, ZF, WG98-TSC Power-shift, 4-speed forward, 3-speed reverse
  • Cat filters, hoses and couplings
  • Axles - Dana
  • Steering - 4 wheel
  • Drive - 4 wheel
  • Air cleaner, 11 in.

STRUCTURE
  • Chassis, frame level up to 10 degrees when operating in rough, uneven terrain
  • Stabilizers/Outriggers

ANTI-FREEZE
  • Coolant - Anti-freeze, 50/50 Mix

TIRES
  • Tires - 14.00 x 24 - 12 PR

OTHER EQUIPMENT
  • Integrated lift and tie down points
  • Standard Cat color paint
  • Auxillary hydraulics for auxillary attachments (one function)

TL1255C Optional Equipment

TELESCOPIC BOOM
  • Hydraulic IT Coupler (includes Auxiliary Electrics)

ELECTRICAL
  • Work Light Group: 3 Cab Mounted Lights -- 2 forward, 1 rearward; 1 Reversing Light; 2 Boom Mounted Lights; 1 Rotating Beacon
  • Engine heater block
  • Heater - open cab
  • Road Light Group -- Headlights, Brake Lights, Turn Signals

OPERATOR STATION
  • Air conditioning
  • Single Joystick - with Rocker Switch
  • EROPS - Cab Enclosure (Door, Safety Glass Windows, Front Windshield Wiper, Heater & Defroster Fan)
  • Skylight Wiper
  • Brick Guard - Front and top

TIRES
  • Tires - 17.50 x 25 Foam filled
  • Tires - 17.50 x 25 Rock Lug
  • Spare - 17.50 x 25 Tire and Wheel
  • Spare Rock Lug - 17.50 x 25 Tire and Wheel
  • Tires - 14.00 x 24 Solid

OTHER EQUIPMENT
  • Fenders
  • Tow Hook - Pintle Type
  • Instant Hook - 4000 lb capacity, boom head mounted winch
  • Artic package - Package includes: 2400 AMP starter, 1000 watt hydraulic reservoir heater, 500 watt engine oil-pan heater, Dual maintenance free, 1375 CCA gel cell batteries, 160 watt battery heating blanket, 1000 watt engine block heater

WORK TOOLS
  • Work Platform - 8 ft x 4 ft; 1000 lb maximum capacity (available from factory)
  • Carriage - side shift, 48 in., 12,000 lb. capacity (available from factory)
  • Lifting Hook - fork mounted (available from factory)
  • Truss Broom
  • Carriage - standard tilt, 50 in., 12,000 lb. capacity (available from factory)
  • Carriage - wide tilt, 72 in., 12,000 lb. capacity (available from factory)
  • Carriage - standard rotate, 50 in., 10,000 lb. capacity (available from factory)
  • Carriage - wide rotate, 72 in., 10,000 lb. capacity (available from factory)
  • Carriage - swing, 72 in., 100 degrees, 10,000 lb. capacity, 5,000 lb. swung (available from factory)
  • Pallet Forks - two 60 in, 2 in x 6 in, 12,000 lb. capacity per pair (available from factory)
  • Pallet Forks - two 48 in, 2.36 in x 4 in, 12,000 lb. capacity per pair (available from factory)
  • Cubing Forks - two 48 in, 2 in x 2 in, 3,800 lb. capacity per pair (available from factory)
  • Bucket - General Purpose 1.3 Cu. Yd.
  • Bucket - Material Handling 1.95 Cu. Yd.
  • Bucket - Multi-Purpose, 1.3 Cu. Yd.
  • Carriage - swing, 72 in., 180 degrees, 10,000 lb. capacity, 5,000 lb. swung (available from factory)

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