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Taylor X280S-X280M

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If you’re in the market for a Heavy Duty Forklift capable of handling long duty cycles and with a lift capacity ranging from 7 ton – 56 ton , you’re in the right place! Taylor  X280S-X280M Pneumatic Tire lift trucks are engineered to meet the needs of the following industries: Steel, Aluminum,  Wood, Lumber, Concrete, Precast, Breakbulk, Intermodal, Ports, Rail and Stevedoring. Own a Taylor forklift and you’ll never turn back. That’s because Taylor Big Red designs, engineers and manufactures the Ultimate Heavy Lift Trucks

Features Include: End User Diagnostics, Joystick Controls, Overhead Tilt Cylinders, Heavy Duty Lift Chains, Enclosed All-Steel Operator Cab, Super Heavy Duty Hydraulic and Engine Cooling System, Heaviest built steer axle in the industry and standard LED lights.


Capacity12500 kg
Load Centre600 mm
Power UnitDiesel
Engine ManufacturerCummins
Engine ModelQSB6.7-C173
Maximum Rated Output129 KW
Rated RPM2200
Number Cylinders / Discplacement6 / 6.7 litre
TransmissionAutomatic – 3 speed
Wheel BaseS = 2794 mm (110 inches) / M= 3073 mm (121 inches)

ENGINE: Cummins QSB6.7-C173 Tier 4F Final electronic turbocharged, charge air aftercooled (air to air)diesel, 6-cylinder diesel engine has 409 cu-in. (6.7 L) displacement.

(TICS) Taylor Integrated Control System: A sophisticated & end-user diagnostics system with 7in touch-screen display mounted into the instrument panel.

Transmission: The three-speed, fully reversing, modulated powershift transmission has inching, electric direction controls on push buttons on joystick, and a separate air-to-oil cooler. The filler pipe dipstick and large, heavy-duty oil filter are easily accessible. Automatic powershift (standard).

Drive Axle: The bolted heavy-duty planetary drive axle utilizes a hypoid ring gear and pinion. Positive rim mountings.

Steer Axle: The steer axle is a single hydraulic cylinder design with heavy-duty links from the cylinder ram directly to tapered roller bearing mounted spindles. Positive rim mountings.

Hydraulic System: The high-capacity hydraulic tank has a spin-on tank breather, wire-mesh strainers, and full-flow 10-micron return-line filters, with a replaceable element in the tank. The hydraulic system utilizes a gear-type pump and sectional control valves. A tilt-lock valve reduces mast drift and torsional stress. The lift cylinders have self-adjusting packing. The standard joystick control lever is armrest mounted with multiple adjustments for operator comfort. Tank refill capacity is 61 gallons (230 L).

Series:Heavy Duty Forklift
Type:Counter Balance
Load Centre:600 mm
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