Manitou MLA 4-50 H

Articulated loaders

The MLA 4-50 H is equipped with a hydrostatic transmission that gives you performance on every terrain without compromising the smoothness for working in confined spaces. The transmission with 2 gears allows you to find the good compromise between travel speed and pushing power. The open canopy will give you perfect visibility 360° visability around the jobsite while you are fully protected in your working environment. Ideal for agricultural applications and construction work.
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Static tipping load with bucket (straight)

4054 lb

Static tipping load with bucket (full turn)

2657 lb

Static tipping load with forks (straight)

3263 lb

Static tipping load with forks (full turn)

2141 lb

Max. height of bucket pivot point

9 ft 11 in

Max. lifting height (below forks)

9 ft 1 in

Breakout force with bucket

2412 daN

Weight and dimensions

Unladen weight (with forks) with 2-post canopy

6041 lb

Unladen weight (with forks) with 4-post canopy

6151 lb

Overall length to carriage (with hitch)

11 ft 8 in


5 ft 4 in

Overall width of 2 posts canopy

3 ft 4 in

Overall width of 4 posts canopy

3 ft 4 in

Overall height with FOPS removed and ROPS folded

6 ft

Overall height with 2 posts canopy

8 ft 4 in

Overall height with 4 posts canopy

7 ft 7 in

Overall height with cab

7 ft 7 in

Tilt-up angle

45 °

Tilt-down angle

53 °

Articulation angle

45 °

Overall width less bucket

4 ft 4 in

Overall length - Less Bucket

11 ft 8 in

Ground clearance

10 in


Engine brand


Engine model


Environmental norm

Stage 3A

Number of cylinders / Capacity of cylinders

4 - 134 in³

I.C. Engine power rating / Power (kW)

47 Hp / 35 kW

Max. torque / Engine rotation

1680 Nm / 137 rpm

Engine cooling system

2 water radiators + hydraulic oil


Transmission type


Number of gears (forward / reverse)

2 / 2

Max. travel speed (may vary according to applicable regulations)

12 mi/h

Differential lock

Front and rear locking of the machine

Parking brake



Hydraulic pump type

Gear pump

Hydraulic flow - Pressure

57 l/min / 3002 PSI

Drive hydraulic system pressure

5947 PSI

Tank capacities

Hydraulic oil

11 US gal

Fuel tank

18 US gal

Noise and vibration

Vibration to whole hand/arm

< 2.50 m/s²


Safety cab homologation

Cabin ROPS - FOPS Level 1