The #1
workhorse of
automakers.

This hardworking tow tractor delivers outstanding performance. With its efficient AC direct-drive motor and 7,257 kg.* towing capacity, the MT-280 is ideal for moving trailers over long distances. It’s also narrow enough to fit through most door openings. From its all-steel construction and demountable bumpers to its high torque drum brakes, this tugger is built for years of heavy use in total comfort and safety. The easy-to-access under seat industrial battery prevents mid-shift interruptions.  EE rating available.

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MT 280 MODELS
Heading
PASSENGER
LOAD CAPACITY
TOWING CAPACITY
SPEED
TURNING RADIUS
36V
1
318 Kg.
2,720 kg.
12.8 Kmh
1,850 mm
36V HD
1
363 Kg.
4,535 kg.
12.8 Kmh
1,820 mm
36V SD
1
363 Kg.
7,257 kg.
10 Kmh
1,820 mm
MT 280 MODELS
36V
PASSENGERS
1
LOAD CAPACITY
318 Kg.
TOWING CAPACITY
2,720 Kg.
SPEED
12.8 Kmh
TURNING RADIUS
1,850 mm
MT 280 MODELS
36V HD
PASSENGERS
1
LOAD CAPACITY
363 Kg.
TOWING CAPACITY
4,535 kg.
SPEED
12.8 Kmh
TURNING RADIUS
1,820 mm
MT 280 MODELS
36V SD
PASSENGERS
1
LOAD CAPACITY
363 Kg.
TOWING CAPACITY
7,257 kg.
SPEED
10 Kmh
TURNING RADIUS
1,820 mm
AC POWERTRAIN
High-efficiency asynchronous AC / Direct Drive motor Offers better control
for full motor performance, as well as higher possible speeds and better
torque at low speeds. Maintenance-free brushless electric motor
equipped with temperature and speed sensors.
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CHARGER
Provides reliable, quality charging. High frequency power factor-corrected
charger improves battery performance and prevents power surges.
High efficiency and global AC input. Available in inboard or portable
models with several voltage options.
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CONTROLLER
AC controller with sealed connectors paired with multifunction display
Allows for precise speed control for greater safety and vehicle performance.
Includes indicators for speed, battery state of charge, hour meter,
odometer and fault warnings. Password-protected parameters
and monitoring capability.
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LED
Long-lasting, battery-saving LED lights Provides stronger, longer-lasting
lighting for greater safety. Efficient design is easy on the battery current
and requires minimal maintenance. LED lights that are both esthetic
and built to last under all conditions.
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BATTERY
Robust long-life industrial batteries No more mid-shift recharging! These powerful
batteries can last a full shift, even with long distances. Supports Opportunity Rapid
charging. Encased for easy replacing. Various options and models available.
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SPECIFICATIONS
POWERTRAIN
Motor
36V
10 HP shunt motor
36V HD
Brushless AC motor, 7.5 HP Intermittent, 10 HP Max
36V SD
Brushless AC motor, 7.5 HP Intermittent, 10 HP Max
Drive Axle
36V
Helical gear differential
36V HD
Helical gear differential
36V SD
Helical gear differential
Transmission
36V
Direct drive
36V HD
Direct drive
36V SD
Direct drive
Controller
36V
SEPEX Electronic speed controller
36V SD
Electronic AC speed controller
36V HD
Electronic AC speed controller
ENERGY
Voltage
36V
36V
36V HD
36V
36V SD
36V
Battery
36V
To be specified
36V HD
To be specified
36V SD
To be specified
Charger
36V
To be specified
36V HD
To be specified
36V SD
To be specified
CHASSIS
Body
36V
14-G diamond-plate steel body, tubular frame
36V HD
All-steel unibody construction
36V SD
All-steel unibody construction
Suspension
36V
Coil springs & shock absorbers (front and rear)
36V HD
Dual coil springs & shock absorbers front and Dual leaf springs on rear
36V SD
Dual coil springs & shock absorbers front and Dual leaf springs on rear
Brakes
36V
Rear hydraulic drum brakes, hand lever parking brake, regenerative braking
36V HD
Rear hydraulic drum brakes, regenerative braking
36V SD
Rear hydraulic drum brakes, regenerative braking
Wheels
36V
4.8x8 LRC pneumatic tyres
36V HD
4.8x8 LRC pneumatic tyres
36V SD
4.8x8 LRC pneumatic tyres
Steering
36V
Automotive steering wheel
36V HD
Automotive steering wheel
36V SD
Automotive steering wheel
Seats
36V
Bucket seat on slide adjusters
36V HD
Bucket seat on slide adjusters
36V SD
Bucket seat on slide adjusters
EQUIPMENT
Lights
36V
LED headlight & tail/brake light
36V HD
LED headlight & tail/brake light
36V SD
LED headlight & tail/brake light
Indicators
36V
Battery status indicator
36V HD
Multifunction display including speedometer, battery state of charge, hour meter, odometer and fault warnings. Password-protected parameters and monitoring capability.
36V SD
Multifunction display including speedometer, battery state of charge, hour meter, odometer and fault warnings. Password-protected parameters and monitoring capability.
Accessories
36V
36V/12V converter for 12-volt accessories, bolt-on bumpers and rear wheel guards
36V HD
36V/12V converter for 12-volt accessories, bolt-on front bumper
36V SD
36V/12V converter for 12-volt accessories, bolt-on front bumper
Safety
36V
Reverse alarm, deadman seat switch, horn
36V HD
Reverse alarm, deadman seat switch, horn
36V SD
Reverse alarm, deadman seat switch, horn
DIMENSIONS
VEHICLE
Weight
36V
454 kg
36V HD
454 kg
36V SD
544 kg
Height
36V
1,040 mm
36V HD
1,040 mm
36V SD
1,040 mm
Length
36V
2,050 mm
36V HD
2,000 mm
36V SD
2,000 mm
Width
36V
1,000 mm
36V HD
970 mm
36V SD
970 mm
Wheel Base
36V
1,320 mm
36V HD
1,320 mm
36V SD
1,320 mm
DECK
Deck Height
36V
660 mm
36V HD
640 mm
36V SD
640 mm
Deck Length
36V
530 mm
36V HD
530 mm
36V SD
530 mm
Deck Width
36V
1,000 mm
36V HD
970 mm
36V SD
970 mm
BATTERY
Battery Weight
36V
36V HD
36V SD
Battery Height
36V
450 mm
36V HD
450 mm
36V SD
450 mm
Battery Length
36V
890 mm
36V HD
890 mm
36V SD
890 mm
Battery Width
36V
410 mm
36V HD
410 mm
36V SD
410 mm
SPECIFICATIONS
36V
36V HD
36V SD
POWERTRAIN
Motor
10 HP shunt motor
Brushless AC motor, 7.5 HP Intermittent, 10 HP Max
Brushless AC motor, 7.5 HP Intermittent, 10 HP Max
Drive Axle
Helical gear differential
Helical gear differential
Helical gear differential
Transmission
Direct drive
Direct drive
Direct drive
Controller
SEPEX Electronic speed controller
Electronic AC speed controller
Electronic AC speed controller
ENERGY
Voltage
36V
36V
36V
Battery
To be specified
To be specified
To be specified
Charger
To be specified
To be specified
To be specified
CHASSIS
Body
14-G diamond-plate steel body, tubular frame
All-steel unibody construction
All-steel unibody construction
Suspension
Coil springs & shock absorbers (front and rear)
Dual coil springs & shock absorbers front and Dual leaf springs on rear
Dual coil springs & shock absorbers front and Dual leaf springs on rear
Brakes
Rear hydraulic drum brakes, hand lever parking brake, regenerative braking
Rear hydraulic drum brakes, regenerative braking
Rear hydraulic drum brakes, regenerative braking
Wheels
4.8x8 LRC pneumatic tyres
4.8x8 LRC pneumatic tyres
4.8x8 LRC pneumatic tyres
Steering
Automotive steering wheel
Automotive steering wheel
Automotive steering wheel
Seats
Bucket seat on slide adjusters
Bucket seat on slide adjusters
Bucket seat on slide adjusters
EQUIPMENT
Lights
LED headlight & tail/brake light
LED headlight & tail/brake light
LED headlight & tail/brake light
Indicators
Battery status indicator
Multifunction display including speedometer, battery state of charge, hour meter, odometer and fault warnings. Password-protected parameters and monitoring capability.
Multifunction display including speedometer, battery state of charge, hour meter, odometer and fault warnings. Password-protected parameters and monitoring capability.
Accessories
36V/12V converter for 12-volt accessories, bolt-on bumpers and rear wheel guards
36V/12V converter for 12-volt accessories, bolt-on front bumper
36V/12V converter for 12-volt accessories, bolt-on front bumper
Safety
Reverse alarm, deadman seat switch, horn
Reverse alarm, deadman seat switch, horn
Reverse alarm, deadman seat switch, horn
DIMENSIONS
VEHICLE
Weight
454 kg
454 kg
544 kg
Height
1,040 mm
1,040 mm
1,040 mm
Length
2,000 mm
2,000 mm
2,000 mm
Width
1,000 mm
970 mm
970 mm
Wheel Base
1,320 mm
1,320 mm
1,320 mm
DECK
Deck Height
660 mm
640 mm
640 mm
Deck Length
530 mm
530 mm
530 mm
Deck Width
1,000 mm
970 mm
970 mm
BATTERY
Battery Weight
Battery Height
450 mm
450 mm
450 mm
Battery Length
890 mm
890 mm
890 mm
Battery Width
410 mm
410 mm
410 mm

Specifications and standard equipment are subject to change without notice.

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