PALFINGER GLS 55 Truck Mounted Forklift


GLS 55

Truck Mounted Forklift

GLS 55 Standard

The PALFINGER GLS 55 Standard looks unlike any other truck mounted forklift and includes innovative features that raise the standards in operator safety and improve your efficiency. Designed with your application in mind, the GLS 55 provides the capability to effortlessly deliver products on and around your customers' job sites.


Re•Envisioned | Side View (Left)

Contemporary Styling: Contemporary angular styling with 45° corners offer a sleek look that matches today's commercial vehicles

3-Point Entry and Exit: Ergonomically arranged steps and grab handles for ease of entry and exit

Ground Level Diesel Fuel Fill: Located within arms reach for easy ground level refueling when the forklift is either on the ground or when mounted on a truck.

Re•Envisioned | Side View (Right)

Spacious Ergonomic Operator Cabin: Rubber mounted to reduce vibration and increase operator comfort

Rigidly Mounted Radiator Panel: Robust steel construction for added impact protection

Main Frame Side Pods: Provide structural rigidity as well as a clean overall look

Re•Envisioned | Front View

Low Profile Engine Hood: A lower mounted engine enables a reduced hood height which greatly increases right-hand side visibility

Carriage Cylinders: Carriage cylinders are located and recessed below the mast carriage contributing to a lower machine center of gravity along with giving protection from damage and abrasion caused by falling product debris

LED Work Lights

Front Street Lighting Kit

Re•Envisioned | Rear View

Main Frame Design: 45° rear corners minimize turning radius and extend beyond the inset body panels protecting them from impact

Rear Steering: A ring gear and flat face slew bearing driven by a hydraulic motor provides equal-input hydraulic power steering for smooth operation with a 180° rear-arm turning arc

ROPS and FOPS Tested and Approved Overhead Guard

Rear Street Lighting Kit

Folding SMV Sign

Corrosion Resistance and Guarding

  • Wrap-around chassis that extends beyond the body work
  • Composite body panels
  • KLT-treated and powder painted chassis
  • Galvanized steps, telescopic stabilizers, wheel motor guards, transport chain hanger brackets to withstand the rigors of everyday use
  • Dacrotized mast chains
  • Zinc-coated mast and chain rollers
  • Wheel rim valve stem guards



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GLS 55 Standard Technical Specifications

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