17 Metre Telehandler - JCB 540-170

The largest telehandler in our fleet, this impressive machine boasts a huge reach, compact dimensions and excellent manoeuvrability. 

The robust, tried and tested design of these machines are perfectly suited to more demanding site applications with a forward reach of 16.7 metres and lift capacity of 4 tonne or 0.6 tonne at full reach. These models also feature a four stage boom and heavy duty stabilisers with chassis levelling which assist the placement of loads on uneven surfaces.

Max Payload4 Tonnes
Max Lift Height16.7m
Length (excl. forks)6.36m
Height (overall)2.69m
Outside Turn Radius4.01m
Tank Capacity146 Litres
Noise (Operator's Ear)75LP(A)


JCB 540-170 Specification Sheet
Your Essential Guide - Telehandlers
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Telehandler Buckets & Shovels - 2 Metre

Larger 2 metre bucket, again able to be fitted to any JCB telehandler using the Q Fit system.


Telehandler Buckets & Shovels - 1 & 2 Metres

Ideal for shifting or loading, these buckets can be easily fitted to any JCB telehandler using the Q Fit system.


Hydraulic Roof Truss Booms

Designed for the easy handling of roof trusses, they can be moved individually or in packs with maximum stability.


Tipping Skip Attachment

Ideal for handling waste on site. Collects and discharges loads with minimal operator intervention.