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MLT 961-160 V+ L

The MLT 961-160 V+ L has a 9 m lifting height, a 6 t max. capacity and a M-Vario Plus transmission. It offers even more comfort, performance and cost efficiency.


Max. capacity: 6000 kg
Max. lifting height: 9 m
Max. outreach: 5.30 m
Transmission type: M-Vario Plus


For your comfort, the machine is equipped as standard with a ultra-quiet NewAg XL cab, an “easy step” access, a high visibility grid, an automatic parking brake, a cup holder, a full range of storages, optional adaptive air suspension seat.

Designed for heavy duty applications with a power of 156 hp and a max. torque of 805 Nm, this telehandler has an air prefilter and an auto reversing fan. These features are perfectly adapted to dusty environments. The 200 l/min load sensing pump and the optional Intelligent Hydraulics package answer customers needs in terms of performances in agriculture and agro-industry.

In terms of profitability, the MLT 961 combines easy maintenance (centralized position of greasing points, self cleaning air prefilter, connected machine, automatic greasing system option) and fuel consumption optimization (Eco mode, Ecostop / Regenerative Hydraulics options…) for an optimal total cost of ownership.

Full Specification

Max. capacity: 6000 kg
Max. lifting height: 9 m
Max. outreach: 5.30 m
Reach at max. height: 1.10 m
Breakout force with bucket: 7300 daN

Unladen weight (with forks): 11950 kg
Ground clearance: 0.45 m
Wheelbase: 3 m
Overall length to carriage (with hitch): 6.10 m
Front overhang: 1.65 m
Overall width: 2.48 m
Overall cab width: 0.99 m
Overall height: 2.55 m
Tilt-down angle: 135 °
Tilt-up angle: 12 °
External turning radius (over tyres): 4.30 m
Standard tyres: Alliance – A580 – 500/70 R24 164A8
Drive wheels (front / rear): 2 / 2
Steering wheels (front / rear): 2 / 2
Frame levelling corrector: 7 °

Lifting: 8.50 s
Lowering: 6.50 s
Extension: 7 s
Retraction: 6 s
Crowd: 3.80 s
Dump: 3.60 s

Engine brand: Yanmar
Engine norm: Stage V / Tier 4 Final
Engine model: 4TN107FTT-5SMUF
Number of cylinders – Capacity of cylinders: 4 – 4567 cm³
I.C. Engine power rating / Power (kW): 156 Hp / 115 kW
Max. torque / Engine rotation: 805 Nm @1350 rpm
Drawbar pull (Laden): 9700 daN
Reversible fan: Standard
Engine cooling system: 3 radiators water + intercooler + transmission oil

Transmission type: M-Vario Plus
Max. travel speed (may vary according to applicable regulations): 40 km/h
Parking brake: Automatic negative parking brake
Service brake: Oil-immersed multi-discs braking on front & rear axles

Hydraulic pump type: Load sensing pump
Hydraulic flowPressure: 200 l/min – 270 Bar
Flow sharing distributor: Standard

Hydraulic oil: 180 l
Fuel tank: 142 l
Diesel Exhaust fluid (AdBlue® type): 21.50 l

Noise at driving position (LpA) tested following NF EN 12053 norm: 69 dB
Environmental noise (LwA): 105 dB
Vibration to whole hand/arm: < 2.50 m/s²

Tractor homologation: Tractor homologation
Safety cab homologation: ROPS – FOPS cab (level 2)
Controls: JSM

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Stonehaven AB39 2NH

Riggins Farm, Cairnie,
Huntly AB54 4TT

Unit 13 Arran Place,
North Muirton Ind Est,
Perth PH1 3DU

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