Manitou ME 425C

Manitou ME 425C

Forklift Trucks

2500 kg
6500 mm
500 mm
3938 mm
Optimize your handling and storage operations with the Manitou ME 425C forklift. Electric, this mast model offers a maximum load capacity of 2500 kg capable of transporting your goods and various materials in complete safety. Its compact design is ideal for efficient handling under all conditions, especially in the tightest work areas. Our ME electric trucks can be configured with several options and mast types. Its 48V battery makes the ME 425C a compact and economical forklift truck, perfectly suited for light applications that do not require an 80V battery.
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Technical characteristics



Model Name

ME 425 C

Power source


Operator type


Max. capacity

2500 kg

Load centre of gravity

500 mm

Load distance, centre of drive axle to fork

448 mm


1485 mm


Service weight

4300 kg

Weight on front axle (laden) / rear axle (laden)

6060 kg / 740 kg

Weight on front axle (Unladen) / rear axle (Unladen)

1960 kg / 2340 kg


Tyres type


Dimensions of front wheels

23 x 9-10

Dimensions of rear wheels

18 x 7-8

Number of front wheels / rear wheels

2 / 2

Number of drive wheels


Front wheel gauge

1058 mm

Rear wheel gauge

960 mm


Tilt of Mast Forward (deg) / Backward (deg)

5 / 10

Height of towing bar (coupling height)

303 mm

Overall length

3492 mm

Length to face of forks

2342 mm

Overall width

1265 mm

Forks section / width / length

122 mm x 1150 mm / 40 mm

Fork carriage ISO 2328 (class/form) A/B


Fork carriage width

1038 mm

Ground clearance below mast

112 mm

Ground clearance at centre of wheelbase

120 mm

Aisle Width for pallets 1000 x 1200 crossways

3738 mm

Aisle width for 800 x 1200 pallet lengthways

3938 mm

Turning radius

2090 mm

Internal turning radius (over tyres)

730 mm

Height of overhead guard (cabin)

2155 mm

Seat height/stand height

1070 mm


Travel speed (laden / unladen)

14 km/h / 14 km/h

Lifting speed (laden / unladen)

0.23 m/s / 0.43 m/s

Lowering speed (laden / unladen)

0.41 m/s / 0.22 m/s

Drawbar pull (Laden / Unladen)

1800 daN / 1700 daN

Gradeability (laden / unladen)

11 % / 12 %

Service brake



Drive motor rating S2 60 min

11 kW

Lift motor rating at S3 15%

8.60 kW

Battery according to DIN 43531/35/36 A, B, C

DIN43531 B

Battery / Batteries capacity

48 V / 700 Ah

Energy consumption

5.80 kW/h


Type of drive control


Working hydraulic pressure for attachments

175 bar

Oil flow rate for attachments

35 l/min

Measured/guaranteed mean noise level at the ear of the operator

< 72 dB

Sound level at the driver's ear according to DIN 12 053

72 dB