Manitou MI-X 70 D

Manitou MI-X 70 D

Forklift Trucks

With its Cummins 100 hp engine, this masted forklift is capable of handling any number of loads: pallets, bulks, big bags... Anything up to 7 tonnes on smooth travelling surfaces. Designed with productivity in mind, the MI-X 70 D has a wide range of features that make life easier for operators and fleet managers.In the driver's cab the power steering, inching pedal, maximum visibility, simple, ergonomic controls and easy access from both sides will make it popular with drivers, whilst the ease of maintenance, cleverly laid out hose runs and the general robustness of parts will win over fleet managers and those on a tight budget.
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Technical characteristics



Model Name

MI-X 70 D

Power source


Operator type


Max. capacity

15432 lb

Load centre of gravity

24 in

Load distance, centre of drive axle to fork

24 in


91 in


Service weight

21153 lb

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

32695 lb / 3891 lb

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

8620 lb / 12533 lb


Tyres type


Dimensions of front wheels


Dimensions of rear wheels


Number of front wheels / rear wheels

4 / 2

Number of drive wheels


Front wheel gauge

59 in

Rear wheel gauge

67 in


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

6 / 12

Height of towing bar (coupling height)

28 in

Overall length

189 in

Length to face of forks

141 in

Overall width

78 in

Overall width - Single wheels

78 in

Forks section / width / length

3 in x 6 in / 48 in

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


Fork carriage width

67 in

Ground clearance below mast

7 in

Ground clearance at centre of wheelbase

11 in

Aisle Width for pallets 1000 x 1200 crossways

206 in

Aisle width for 800 x 1200 pallet lengthways

212 in

Internal turning radius (over tyres)

48 in

Height of overhead guard (cabin)

96 in

Seat height/stand height

53 in


Travel speed (laden / unladen)

16 mi/h / 18 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)

6800 daN / 2750 daN

Gradeability (laden)

36 %

Service brake



Engine brand / model

Cummins / QSB3,3

Engine power according to ISO 1585

74 kW

Rated speed

2200 rpm

Number of cylinders / Capacity of cylinders

4 - 201 in³


Working hydraulic pressure for attachments

2828 PSI

Oil flow rate for attachments

55 l/min

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

< 88 dB

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

88 dB