RS5-19X Telescopic Handler

  • Rated Lift Capacity: 2495 kg
  • Gross Power: 50.1 kW
  • Maximum Lift Height: 5.8 m
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The RS5-19X is built to work hard. 

  • A rigid frame provides extra stability in the machine’s base.
  • Low boom design increases operator’s visibility.
  • Hydraulic hoses routed inside the boom protect them from jobsite hazards.
  • Reinforced nose on the inner boom provides added strength.
  • Double-wall rear tower provides extra support for increased longevity.
  • Hydraulic self-leveling lift action automatically keeps the load level as the boom is raised.
  • Dana axles are proven in this application.
  • SAHR (Spring-applied, hydraulic-release) parking brake located on the front brakes eliminates the adjustments and cable stretch associated with other telescopic handler models.
  • Inboard wet-disc service brakes with individual bleeders for each brake.
  • Limited slip differential is located on front axle.
  • Highly visible boom level indicator is located on the outer boom and an easy-to-read frame level gauge is located in the cab with angle degrees.
System Pressure 231 bar
Hydraulic System Total Capacity 83 L/min

Operator's Cabin

The operator’s cab in the RS5-19X Telescopic Handler is anything but compact. A modern, ergonomic design maximizes comfort.

  • High-back seat with right-side adjustable armrest; suspension seat optional.
  • Storage compartment under seat.
  • Full 360° visibility.
  • Optional air conditioning.
  • Ergonomic design features all gauges, indicator lights and switches on the right-side dash panel
  • ROPS/FOPS canopy standard; ROPS/FOPS cab with heater optional


To enhance maneuverability, the RS5-19X Telescopic Handler has three steering modes. An operator can change between 2-wheel, 4-wheel and crab-type steering by flipping a switch in the operator’s station.


The RS5-19X Telescopic Handler provides the power to get work done effectively and efficiently.

  • Engine shutdown protection feature allows 30-seconds of run time for moving the unit to a safe location for loading or repair.
  • Rexroth 2-speed.
  • Limited-slip differential in the front axle provides additional traction in muddy and unimproved surfaces.
Manufacturer Yanmar
Model 4TNV98 - Interim Tier IV
Power 50.1 kW
Maximum Travel Speed 24 km/hr
Rated Speed 2,500 rpm
Gehl RS5-19 Engine Access


The model RS5-19X makes no exceptions when it comes to hydraulic performance. This machine can take virtually anything.

  • Auto-leveling feature keeps loads level when raising/lowering the boom.
Pump Type Gear
Total Capacity 83 L/min
System Pressure 231 bar
Hydraulic Reservoir Capacity 68 L


There is a tool for every job, and the RS5-19X can power them all. Dynattach® Quick-Attach system allows quick attachment changes with unsurpassed ease.

A Carriages – Masonry, framing and standard carriages available in different widths.
B Rotating Carriage – 1219 mm and 1676 mm wide.
C Fork Shift - 1270 mm wide.
D Jib Boom - 1.5 m with winch and 18.3 m cable.
Gehl Telescopic Handler Forklift Attachments


The RS5-19X Telescopic Handler has an intelligent design that protects components and provides easy access for routine maintenance.

  • The engine hood lifts fully out of the way, providing easy access to the battery and oil fill.
  • A hinged access door provides easy access to the engine oil drain.
  • Hydraulic oil fill cap is located on the top of the engine compartment for easier access, with a spill guard for extra protection.
  • A protective sleeve over the exhaust pipe increases safety when working on the engine.
  • A dual-element air filter protects the engine from airborne contaminants.
  • Brake fluid level can be checked without tools.



Lift Capacity 2495 kg
Maximum Lift Height 5.8 m
Capacity at Maximum Lift Height 1361 kg
Maximum Foward Reach 3.4 kg
Capacity at Maximum Forward Reach 840 kg
Maximum Reach Below Grade 0 mm


Manufacturer Yanmar
Power 50.1 kW
Aspiration Natural
Model 4TNV98 - Interim Tier IV
Rated Speed 2500 rpm


Transmission Rexroth 2-speed
Maximum Travel Speed 24 km/hr
Selective Steering 4-wheel
Brakes 4-Wheel Hydraulically Actuated Internal Wet-Disc Brake
Parking Brake Spring-Applied, Hydraulic Release (SAHR) on Front Axle
Axle Manufacturer Dana

Hydraulic System

Pump Type Gear
Total Capacity 83 L/min
System Pressure  231 bar
Hydraulic Reservoir Capacity 68 L

General Specifications

Approximate Weight 4536 kg
Length 3.8 m
Width 1.80 m
Ground Clearance 350 mm
Wheelbase 2.29 m
Turning Radius 3.35 m
Overall Height 1.93 m
Frame Leveling N/A
Fuel Capacity 64 L

Tire Options

12.00 x 16.5 Bias/10 PR
12.00 x 16.5 Bias/10 PR Foam-Filled
12.00 x 16.5 Solid Rubber


Gehl stands behind its products with a powerful warranty program. We know that Gehl equipment is put to the test each day, and we engineer and build our equipment to stand up to the challenges they face. To back up our commitment to quality, all Gehl equipment is backed by a twelve month warranty. An extended warranty is available for additional protection to your investment. Read more by clicking on the link to our warranty page below.

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