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The Genie GTH-1256 telehandler delivers industry-leading performance with a large Lifting capacity, high reach and compact maneuverability. This telehandler is built to perform, featuring a military grade chassis design, Standard Quick-Attach™ system and auxiliary hydraulics, a right-side mount engine and a rear-mounted boom support for excellent visibility.


Manufacturer: Genie
Model(s): GTH-1256
Max Lift Height: 56 ft (17.07 m)


Lift Capacity: Lift 12,000 lbs (5,443 kg)
Max Lift Height: 56 ft (17.07 m)
Max Reach: 42 ft (12.80 m)



Speed: 18 mph (29.0 km/h)


  • DEUTZ 154 hp or Perkins 148 hp Tier 4i engine
  • Ergonomic cab design with excellent visibility over the boom in transport position
  • Full-time 4-wheel drive and 4-wheel steer
  • Multi-function proportional joystick control for fast, precise load positioning
  • Proportional frame-leveling chassis — pick up or place loads on up to 7° side slopes
  • Side engine mount for easy service access
  • Standard Aux hydraulics and Quick-Attach™ carriage system for attachment flexibility
  • Standard Features
  • Three selectable steering modes: front-wheel, coordinated and crab steer
  • Variable Speed hydrostat transmission



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