Gehl RS10-55 GEN:3

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The model RS10-55 GEN:3 is built with high quality components, for long life and superior performance.

  • Boom tip lift hook option is now available as a factory-installed option or field installed option.
  • Proven welded box-section telescopic boom design maximizes material lift and placement.
  • Cylinder design provides one of the fastest cycle times in the industry.
  • Frame leveling feature adjusts 10-degrees to the left and right, for level operation on uneven terrain.
  • Internal wet disc brakes provide excellent braking and long life.
  • Dual-element air filter protects the engine from airborne contaminants, increasing engine performance and longevity.
  • Standard front outriggers provide increased forward reach capacity.


Operator's Cabin
The RS10-55 GEN:3 Telescopic Handler features spacious, durable operator stations to maximize comfort and productivity.

  • Large cab enclosure provides optimal leg room and a spacious operating environment.
  • ROPS/FOPS canopy is standard equipment; ROPS/FOPS enclosed cab is optional.
  • Virtually 360-degree visibility increases safety and operating accuracy.
  • Deluxe high-back seat maximizes operator comfort. Adjustable suspension seat is optional.
  • Side and rear glass is standard equipment.


Three steering modes – 4-wheel, 2-wheel and crab – enhance maneuverability and are easily changed by the flip of a switch.

  • Tight turning radius of only 13’ 10” (4.22 m) is one of the tightest in its class.


Turning Radius (m) 13'11" (4.24)


Remote Boom Control
The Remote Boom Control option allows operators to control boom and engine functions from outside the cab.

  • Remote Boom Control can raise/lower and extend/retract the boom, as well as start/stop the engine from the work platform or outside the cab.
  • Personnel Work Platform (PWP) System allows the use of ANSI/ITSDF B56.6-compliant personnel work platforms for safety and efficiency.


The RS10-55 GEN:3 Telescopic Handlers provides the power to get work done effectively and efficiently.

  • Dana four-speed power-shift transmission (4-forward/3-reverse speeds) is easy to operate.
  • Limited-slip differential in the front axle provides additional traction in muddy and unimproved surfaces.
  • Transmission clutch cut-out is switchable, and when activated allows faster engine acceleration and more power to the hydraulic system when the brake pedal is depressed.


Manufacturer;  Cummins
Model:  QSF 3.8 Tier IV
Power (kW):  120 hp (89)
Maximum Travel Speed (km/hr):   20.1 mph (32.3)
Rated Speed:  2,500 rpm

The model RS10-55 GEN:3 has outstanding hydraulic system and control performance.

  • Dual-function, pilot-assisted joystick is standard equipment.
  • Optional tri-function, pilot-assisted joystick allows the operator to set fork tilt and auxiliary function speeds.
  • Boom Tip auxiliary hydraulics are standard to provide power for hydraulic operated attachments.
  • Auto-leveling feature keeps loads level when raising/lowering the boom.


Pump Type:  Gear
Total Capacity (L/min):  41.5 gpm (157)
System Pressure (bar):  3,000 psi (207)
Hydraulic Reservoir Capacity (L):  45 gal. (170)

There is a tool for every job, and the RS10-55 GEN:2 can power them all. Dynattach® Quick-Attach system allows quick attachment changes with unsurpassed ease.

Carriages – Masonry, framing and standard carriages available in different widths.
Rotating Carriage – 48” (1219 mm) and 66” (1676 mm) wide.
Fork Shift - 50" (1270 mm) wide.
Personnel Work Platforms - 180° swing platform and 48” x 50” x 114” (1219 mm x 1270 mm x 2895 mm) platform.
Swing Carriage – 90° and 180° swing.
Log and Pipe Grapple.
Jib Boom - 5' (1.5 m) with winch and 60' (18.3 m) cable.
Truss Boom - 15' (4.5 m) with optional winch.


Boom Tip Lift Hook

  • This factory-installed option provides a secure lifting point for transporting suspended loads without the use of an additional attachment. 
  • The lift capacity remains the same as a standard carriage, while the quick attachment point increases versatility and reduces downtime.


The model RS10-55 GEN:3 has outstanding hydraulic system and control performance.

  • Over-sized front cover provides easy access to the hydraulic reservoir and hydraulic pressure ports for service and testing.
  • Side-mounted fuel tank with battery access and an additional storage compartment.
  • Lockable rear-side covers located on both sides of the machine slide out of the way to expose the engine for service.
  • Shorter hoses from main valve to boom provide a compact hose routing, enhancing serviceability.


Lift Capacity 10,000 lbs.
Maximum Lift Height 55'1"
Capacity at Maximum Lift Height 5,000 lbs.
Maximum Forward Reach 41'2"
Capacity at Maximum Forward Reach 2,000 lbs.
Maximum Reach Below Grade 29"
Manufacturer Cummins
Model QSF 3.8 Tier IV
Power  120 hp
Aspiration Turbocharged
Rated Speed 2,500 rpm
Transmission Dana 4-speed Powershift
Maximum Travel Speed 20.1 mph
Selective Steering 4-Wheel
Brakes 4-Wheel Hydraulically Actuated Internal Wet-Disc Brake
Parking Brake Spring-Applied, Hydraulic Release (SAHR) on Front Axle
Axle Manufacturer Dana
Pump Type Gear
Total Capacity  41.5 gpm
System Pressure  3,000 psi
Hydraulic Reservoir Capacity  45 gal. 
General Specifications  
Approximate Weight 27,800 lbs. 
Length - Less Forks 21'0"
Width 8'3"
Ground Clearance 18"
Wheelbase 10'4"
Turning Radius 13'11"
Overall Height 8'6"
Frame Leveling 10°
Fuel Capacity 47 gal.
Tire Options 14.00 x 12 PR
14.00 x 24/12 PR Foam-Filled
13.00 x 24 Solid Rubber