SPECS SUMMARY

Engine ModelTD 2.9L L4*
Gross Power74 HP (55 kW)
Displacement177 in³ (2.9 l)
Maximum Torque - 1,800 rpm193 lb/ft (260 N·m)
TH255C Telehandler


Specifications

Engine ModelTD 2.9L L4*
Gross Power74 HP (55 kW)
Displacement177 in³ (2.9 l)
Maximum Torque - 1,800 rpm193 lb/ft (260 N·m)
Operating Weight - With Carriage and Forks11000 lb (4999 kg)
Rated Load Capacity5500 lb (2500 kg)
Maximum Lift Height18.37 ft (5600 mm)
Standard12.00 × 16.5
Optional14.00 × 17.5; 10.5 × 18; 33 × 12-20 non-marking
Fuel Tank24 gal (US) (91 l)
Hydraulic System24 gal (US) (91 l)
Boom Up6.8 s (6.8 s)
Boom Down4.6 s (4.6 s)
Tele In3.8 s (3.8 s)
Tele Out6.7 s (6.7 s)
Bucket Crowd2 s (2 s)
Bucket Dump2.5 s (2.5 s)
Drawbar Pull - Loaded8700 lb (38.7 kN)
FeatureLight on dash indicates when brake is on.
Parking BrakesWet disc spring-applied hydraulic release
Service BrakesInboard wet disc brakes on front axle
Types (1)Planetary on front and rear axles.
Types (2)High bias limited slip differential on front axle.
ForwardVariable Speed
ReverseVariable Speed
TransmissionHydrostatic
Types (1)Indicators for machine hours, fuel-level, steer mode, steering pressure, battery charge, coolant temperature, parking brake and engine pre-heat.
Types (2)Reverse motion alarm.
Types (3)Panel and switches are illuminated for night operation.
Maximum Auxiliary Flow19 gal/min (72.3 l/min)
Maximum System Pressure3500 psi (241 bar)
NoteAuxiliary Hydraulic Circuit used for all attachments equipped with cylinders or other hydraulic components. Consists of valves, controls, and hydraulic lines.
Pump TypeGear pump
Note*U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final emission standards
Capacity at Maximum Height4400 lb (1996 kg)
Capacity at Maximum Reach1850 lb (839 kg)
Maximum Forward Reach10.83 ft (3300 mm)
Maximum Lift Height18.37 ft (5600 mm)
Rated Load Capacity5500 lb (2500 kg)
Top Travel Speed - 12 × 16.5 Tires15 mile/h (24 km/h)
Top Travel Speed - 14 × 17.5 Tires17 mile/h (27 km/h)
Turning Radius - Over Tires - 12 × 16.5 Tires127 in (3200 mm)
Turning Radius - Over Tires - 14 × 17.5 Tires125 in (3100 mm)
Capacity at Maximum Height3000 lb (1360 kg)
Capacity at Maximum Reach1700 lb (771 kg)
Maximum Forward Reach10.83 ft (3300 mm)
Maximum Lift Height18.37 ft (5600 mm)
Rated Load Capacity5500 lb (2500 kg)
Top Travel Speed - 12 × 16.5 Tires15 mile/h (24 km/h)
Top Travel Speed - 14 × 17.5 Tires17 mile/h (27 km/h)
Turning Radius - Over Tires - 12 × 16.5 Tires127 in (3200 mm)
Turning Radius - Over Tires - 14 × 17.5 Tires125 in (3100 mm)

Benefits and Features

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.

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.

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.

Standard Equipment

  • Canopy, Fixed Steering Column
  • 1 × 12V 1,000 CCA Battery
  • Boom Brushes
  • Mitas 12 × 16.5, Pneumatic
  • Manual Quick Coupler

Optional Equipment

  • Canopy, Tilt Steering Column
  • Block Heater 110 Volt
  • Auxiliary Service to Rear
  • 14 × 17.5, Pneumatic
  • Retrieval Hitch
  • Hydraulic Quick Coupler
  • Floating Fork Carriage