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Manitou’s timber and forestry equipment has simplified and enhanced lumber handling and logging applications. Increasingly efficient, rugged, easy-to-handle, reliable and comfortable, this equipment is both versatile and offers easy maintenance.

With exceptional lift and handling power combined with extensive reach and rough terrain capabilities, Manitou’s material handling equipment will introduce a new level of productivity to your forestry operation.

Range of Timer & Forestry equipment available:

  • Compact Telehandlers
  • Rough Terrain Forklift
  • Compact Loaders
  • Access Platforms
  • Cherry Pickers

Our new heavy-duty M450H mulcher skid steer attachment is now available for sale throughout South Africa. It offers high performance, high-density bush clearing!  Click here to view demo video.

We have developed a range of pitting head attachments for the forestry industry, developed specifically for skid steer loaders. Designed for effortless and efficient pitting in forestry applications, the pitting head attachment comes in a range of six variations: double or single pitting heads designed for manual operation, electronic operation and advanced electronic operation.

A range of standard and customisable attachments designed for bush clearance, sawing and log handling, including chainsaw and ripsaw attachments, convert these machines into the total forestry handling solution.

African farmers are increasingly seeing the benefits of Manitou’s multi-purpose equipment that can perform a host of farming activities despite rough terrain and climatic conditions.

Manitou is your partner for the toughest timber applications.

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Gehl AL 340 Articulated Loader

Height To Hinge: 2885mm
Weight: 2472kg
Tipping Load with Bucket: 1597kg
Height to Top of Cab: 2420mm
Power (kW) @ rpm: 26 kW @ 2800
Engine: Yanmar

Gehl AL 540 Articulated loader

Height To Hinge: 3055mm
Weight: 3502kg
Tipping Load with Bucket: 2330kg
Height to Top of Cab: 2310mm
Power (kW) @ rpm: 35 kW @ 2800
Engine: Yanmar

Gehl 750 Articulated Loader

Height To Hinge: 3474mm
Weight: 4781kg
Tipping Load with Bucket: 3378kg
Height to Top of Cab: 2467mm
Power (kW) @ rpm: 49 kW @ 2300
Engine: Deutz

Gehl RT175 Radial Lift Track Loader

Height To Hinge: 3239mm
Operating Capacity @35% Tipping Load: 794kg
Operating Capcity @50% Tipping Load: 1134kg
Tipping Load: 2268kg
Power (kW) @ rpm: 52.1 kW @ 2500
Engine: Yanmar / 4TNV98

Gehl RT210 Radial Lift Track Loader

Height To Hinge: 3251mm
Operating Capacity @35% Tipping Load: 953kg
Operating Capcity @50% Tipping Load: 1361kg
Tipping Load: 2722kg
Power (kW) @ rpm: 53.7 kW @ 2500
Engine: Yanmar / 4TNV98T

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