TH255C

TH255C Telehandler

Compact Dimensions
The TH255C is purpose built to be able to gain entrance to narrow spaces and navigate space constrained sites. The super compact telehandler is perfect for working in small spaces and low buildings.
Power Train
Designed for a range of construction and agricultural applications, the Cat® TH255C features an efficient 55 kW (74 hp) engine coupled to a hydrostatic transmission.
Versatility
In order to help you get the most out of your machine, the Cat TH255C is exceptionally versatile and can use a range of attachments, including those fitting a universal quick coupler.
Compact Dimensions
The TH255C is purpose built to be able to gain entrance to narrow spaces and navigate space constrained sites. The super compact telehandler is perfect for working in small spaces and low buildings.
Power Train
Designed for a range of construction and agricultural applications, the Cat® TH255C features an efficient 55 kW (74 hp) engine coupled to a hydrostatic transmission.
Versatility
In order to help you get the most out of your machine, the Cat TH255C is exceptionally versatile and can use a range of attachments, including those fitting a universal quick coupler.

Operating Specifications - Standard Coupler

Top Travel Speed - 14 × 17.5 Tires
17mile/h
Turning Radius - Over Tires - 12 × 16.5 Tires
127in
Maximum Lift Height
18.37ft
Rated Load Capacity
5500lb
Capacity at Maximum Reach
1850lb
Top Travel Speed - 12 × 16.5 Tires
15mile/h
Turning Radius - Over Tires - 14 × 17.5 Tires
125in
Maximum Forward Reach
10.83ft
Capacity at Maximum Height
4400lb

Engine

Note
*Emits equivalent to U.S. EPA Tier 4 Interim
Maximum Torque - 1,800 rpm
193lb/ft
Displacement
177in³
Engine Model
TD 2.9L L4*
Gross Power
74HP

Operating Specifications - Universal Quick Coupler

Capacity at Maximum Reach
1700lb
Turning Radius - Over Tires - 12 × 16.5 Tires
127in
Rated Load Capacity
5500lb
Top Travel Speed - 14 × 17.5 Tires
17mile/h
Top Travel Speed - 12 × 16.5 Tires
15mile/h
Turning Radius - Over Tires - 14 × 17.5 Tires
125in
Maximum Forward Reach
10.83ft
Maximum Lift Height
18.37ft
Capacity at Maximum Height
3000lb

Hydraulic System - Implement

Pump Type
Gear pump
Maximum System Pressure
3500psi
Note
Auxiliary Hydraulic Circuit used for all attachments equipped with cylinders or other hydraulic components. Consists of valves, controls, and hydraulic lines.
Maximum Auxiliary Flow
19gal/min

Instruments

Types (2)
Reverse motion alarm.
Types (1)
Indicators for machine hours, fuel-level, steer mode, steering pressure, battery charge, coolant temperature, parking brake and engine pre-heat.
Types (3)
Panel and switches are illuminated for night operation.

Transmission

Reverse
Variable Speed
Transmission
Hydrostatic
Forward
Variable Speed

Axles

Types (2)
High bias limited slip differential on front axle.
Types (1)
Planetary on front and rear axles.

Brakes

Feature
Light on dash indicates when brake is on.
Service Brakes
Inboard wet disc brakes on front axle
Parking Brakes
Wet disc spring-applied hydraulic release

Boom Performance

Bucket Crowd
2s
Drawbar Pull - Loaded
8700lb
Tele Out
6.7s
Bucket Dump
2.5s
Boom Down
4.6s
Tele In
3.8s
Boom Up
6.8s

Service Refill Capacities

Hydraulic System
24gal (US)
Fuel Tank
24gal (US)

Tires

Optional
14.00 × 17.5; 10.5 × 18; 33 × 12-20 non-marking
Standard
12.00 × 16.5

Operating Specifications

Maximum Lift Height
18.37ft
Rated Load Capacity
5500lb

Weights

Operating Weight - With Carriage and Forks
11000lb

Standard/Optional Features

Standard Equipment:

  • Cab Rops And Fops
    • Canopy, Fixed Steering Column
    • Sunscreen
    • Mechanical Suspension Seat with Seat Belt
    • Mechanical Parking Brake
  • Electrical
    • 1 × 12V 1,000 CCA Battery
    • Reverse Alarm
  • Other Equipment
    • Boom Brushes
    • Single Auxiliary Service to Boom Head
  • Tires
    • Mitas 12 × 16.5, Pneumatic
  • Quick Couplers
    • Manual Quick Coupler
    • Note: Standard Coupler or Universal Quick Coupler options are available, and must be selected, please consult your Cat dealer for details.

Optional Equipment:

  • Cab Rops And Fops
    • Canopy, Tilt Steering Column
    • Cab Enclosed with Heat
    • Cab Enclosed with Heat and Air Conditioning
    • Screen Guard
    • Roof Guard
    • Heater/De-mister
    • Air Conditioning
    • Seatbelt, 76 mm (3 in)
    • Column Mounted FNR Lever
    • Front, Rear, and Roof Wipers
  • Electrical
    • Block Heater 110 Volt
    • Work Lights, 4 × Cab Mounted (2 front, 2 rear) 2 × Boom Mounted
    • Product Link Ready, Version 641
    • Seven (7) Pin Trailer Service
    • Rotating Beacon
    • Radio Ready
    • Battery Disconnect
  • Other Equipment
    • Auxiliary Service to Rear
    • Rear Hitch Mirror, Flat
    • Rear Hitch Mirror, Convex
    • Tool Box
    • Boom Safety Brace
    • Wheel Chocks
    • Remote Grease System
  • Tires
    • 14 × 17.5, Pneumatic
    • 12 × 16.5, Foam
    • 14 × 17.5, Foam
    • 10.5-18, Pneumatic
    • 33 × 22, Solid Non-Marking
  • Tow Hitches
    • Retrieval Hitch
    • Manual Hitch
    • Automatic Adjustable Hitch
  • Quick Couplers
    • Hydraulic Quick Coupler
    • Note: Standard Coupler or Universal Quick Coupler options are available, and must be selected, please consult your Cat dealer for details.
  • Work Tools
    • Floating Fork Carriage
    • Side Shift Carriage
    • Side Tilt/Rotate Carriage
    • 0.36 m3 (0.48 yd3) Multi Purpose Bucket
    • 0.76 m3 (1.0 yd3) General Purpose Bucket
    • 0.76 m3 (1.0 yd3) Grapple Bucket
    • 1.0 m3 (1.3 yd3) Multi Purpose Bucket
    • 1.5 m3 (1.95 yd3) Light Material Bucket
    • 1225 mm (48 in) Bale Fork
    • Grapple Bucket
    • Muck Fork and Grapple
    • Material Handling Arm for Universal Quick Coupler

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