Manitou ME 430

Manitou ME 430

Forklift Trucks

6614 lb
236 in
20 in
167 in
Are you looking for a handling solution that is both compact and capable of transporting heavy loads with precision? Discover the performance of the ME 430 Manitou electric forklift truck. Equipped with soft solid tires and a long-range 80 V battery, our truck meets all your requirements. Move loads weighing up to 3,000 kg and perform all your operations efficiently, even in the narrow aisles of your warehouses, logistics platforms or production sites
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Technical characteristics



Model Name

ME 430

Power source


Operator type


Max. capacity

6614 lb

Load centre of gravity

20 in

Load distance, centre of drive axle to fork

18 in


69 in


Service weight

11574 lb

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

16182 lb / 2161 lb

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

5670 lb / 5684 lb


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

42 in

Rear wheel gauge

38 in


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

5 / 8

Height of towing bar (coupling height)

25 in

Overall length

144 in

Length to face of forks

98 in

Overall width

50 in

Forks section / width / length

2 in x 5 in / 45 in

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


Fork carriage width

43 in

Ground clearance below mast

4 in

Ground clearance at centre of wheelbase

5 in

Aisle Width for pallets 1000 x 1200 crossways

159 in

Aisle width for 800 x 1200 pallet lengthways

167 in

Turning radius

94 in

Internal turning radius (over tyres)

29 in

Height of overhead guard (cabin)

88 in

Seat height/stand height

47 in


Travel speed (laden / unladen)

12 mi/h / 12 mi/h

Lifting speed (laden / unladen)

1 ft/s / 2 ft/s

Lowering speed (laden / unladen)

2 ft/s / 1 ft/s

Drawbar pull (Laden / Unladen)

1740 daN / 1680 daN

Gradeability (laden / unladen)

14 % / 20 %

Service brake

Oil bath


Drive motor rating S2 60 min

18.50 kW

Lift motor rating at S3 15%

25.40 kW

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

DIN43536 A

Battery / Batteries capacity

80 V / 700 Ah

Energy consumption

11.50 kW/h


Type of drive control


Working hydraulic pressure for attachments

3046 PSI

Oil flow rate for attachments

65 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