Manitou MI 40 G

Manitou MI 40 G

Forklift trucks

8818 lb
236 in
188 in
The MI 40 G masted forklift truck is an ideal lift truck for indoor and outdoor applications. For all your load handling needs up to 4 tonnes, this maneuverable and easy-to-operate lift truck will very quickly pay for itself. Its simple maintenance and various safety features will guarantee optimum availability.Operators will appreciate the easy-to-access cab, the simple controls, the clear, ergonomic dashboard layout, excellent driver visibility and the adjustable steering column and seat. Some twenty or so masts and ten compatible attachments (excluding customized solutions) are available to meet your various requirements.
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Technical characteristics



Model Name

MI 40 G

Power source


Operator type


Max. capacity

8818 lb

Load centre of gravity

20 in

Load distance, centre of drive axle to fork

22 in


79 in


Service weight

13889 lb

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

19842 lb / 2866 lb

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

6173 lb / 7716 lb


Tyres type


Dimensions of front wheels

300-15 18PR

Dimensions of rear wheels


Number of front wheels / rear wheels

2 / 2

Number of drive wheels


Front wheel gauge

46 in

Rear wheel gauge

44 in


Height of overhead guard (cabin)

94 in

Seat height/stand height

54 in

Height of towing bar (coupling height)

18 in

Overall length

169 in

Length to face of forks

121 in

Overall width

59 in

Overall width - Single wheels

55 in

Forks section / width / length

2 in x 5 in x 48 in

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


Fork carriage width

49 in

Ground clearance below mast

7 in

Ground clearance at centre of wheelbase

9 in

Aisle Width for pallets 1000 x 1200 crossways

183 in

Aisle width for 800 x 1200 pallet lengthways

188 in

Turning radius

109 in

Internal turning radius (over tyres)

5 in


Travel speed (laden / unladen)

14 mi/h / 15 mi/h

Lifting speed (laden / unladen)

2 ft/s / 2 ft/s

Lowering speed (laden / unladen)

2 ft/s / 2 ft/s

Drawbar pull (Laden / Unladen)

3800 daN / 2200 daN

Gradeability (laden / unladen)

24 % / 37 %

Service brake



Engine brand / model

PSI / 4,3 L

Engine power according to ISO 1585

74 kW

Rated speed

2300 rpm

Number of cylinders / Capacity of cylinders

6 - 262 in³


Working hydraulic pressure for attachments

2321 PSI

Oil flow rate for attachments

24 US gpm

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

< 83 dB