Merlo TF42.7 TT Telehandler

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Deutz 4 Cylinder Turbo Diesel

Max Load Capacity: 8,800 lbs.

Operating Weight: 17,400 lbs.

Rated Power: 136Hp

Max Lift Height: 23’ 3″

Max Reach: 12’ 2″


Merlo TF42.7 TT Telehandlers For Sale

The Merlo TF42.7 models are the latest models in the progression of theTurbofarmer series. The TF42.7 telehandler is an icon of the agricultural telescopic handler sector. The innovation of the Merlo TF42.7 allowed it to win the prestigious machine of the year award.

The Merlo TF42.7 telehandler models offer a lift height of 7.1 metres and a maximum capacity of 4200 kg. The new construction concept allows you to creatively customize the models to fit your job application best. Merlo is proud to offer the widest agricultural range with tailor-made solutions for you!

Newman Tractor is an authorized Merlo Telehandler dealership with over 40 years of experience in the construction equipment sales and rental industry. Call us today for special financing options or for a free on-site demo on a Merlo Telehandler! 859.888.1588


Merlo 42.7 Tech Specs


Merlo 42.7 TT Machine Features


Merlo has developed a new high-performance compact telehandler. Compactness, lifting capacity, traction, comfort and high-level safety are the special features of the Merlo P27.6.

Kubota 4 cylinder turbo diesel/ 75 Hp
Transmission: 2 speed/Hydrostatic
Maximum Speed: 25 mph
Total Unladen Mass: 10,690 lbs.
Load Sensing Hydraulic Pump
Fuel Capacity: 40 gal.
Hydraulic Oil Capacity: 28 gal.
Dimensions: 12′ 10″ x 6’0″ x 6’5″
Tires: 12-16.5
4WD/ 3 Steering Modes
Disc Service Brakes on all 4 Wheels
Low Cab Height
Towing Agriculture Trailers

High Performance Engine

Deutz 136CV Engine
The Merlo 42.7 turbofarmer l is equipped with a four-cylinder, Tier IV, Deutz engine with 136 hp (100 kW) of power. All Merlo engines comply with anti-pollution regulations with DOC (Diesel Oxidation Catalyst) and SCR (Selective Catalysis Reduction).

Load Flow Sharing
The Load Sensing Flow Sharing pump allows the Merlo 42.7 maintain simultaneous movements despite its loads operating pressure, the engine revolutions or the pump flow rate. This technology allows for the optimization of operations, reducing work times and improving system efficiency.
The transmission is managed in a way that guarantees a high static starting torque, smooth progression, and optimization of cycle times and consumption.

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Speed Capabilities
The Merlo 42.7 telehandler offers a maximum speed of 40 km/h.


Operator Comfort

Quiet and comfortable:
This Merlo 42.7 telehandler is equipped with the exclusive patented and dampened Merlo CS cab. The 42.7 boasts a hydropneumatic suspension that can be switched off directly by the operator. The low-frequency system allows for drastic reduction of vibrations both inside the passenger compartment and out. This absorbs machine stress and vibration during material handling transport. It has the widest cab in its class!

Load Protection
The boom suspension system (BSS) is available as an option on the 42.7. The BSS protects the load during transfer and maintains a high level of driving stability even through difficult terrains.

Accessories Changeover
The Tac-Lock system for hydraulic clamping of the attachments is designed to improve the operators comfort and confidence.


Variable Steering Modes

Axle Design
Merlo designs and produces its own axles internally, each axle is built with precision to enhancing performance and safety for each model including the Merlo 42.7.

Portal Axles
The 42.7's portal axles are made with a crown wheel and pinion gear reducer to ensure proper ground clearance. This helps the telehandler to reduce noise and pitch during braking and hard acceleration, ultimately improving cornering and transferring under load.

3 Steering Modes
The Merlo 42.7.6 front wheels have coordinated turning and sideways crab for easy handling
and efficiency while working.

The integral servo-assisted braking system uses all four wheels to improve braking and maximize safety. The Merlo 42.7 TT applies the parking brake automatically when the engine is switched off. This can also be engaged manually from the cab.

Additional Features


The designers at Merlo have devised a super compact and lightweight telescopic boom. This has become a benchmark for design, load capacity and even speed to get the job done. Everything down to the structural type with welds and bending axis was taken into consideration condition.


The Merlo 42.7 Telehandler guarantees maximum movement precision, thanks to the hydrostatic transmission, which ensures millimetric variations in the telehandler's movements and load's positioning.


The Merlo 42.7 is equipped with hydrostatic transmission, making the work phases simpler and more precise. The dry disc brakes limit the absorption of energy, thereby reducing the machine’s fuel consumption.


The Merlo 42.7 TurboFarmer is equipped with hydrostatic transmission, this allows the telehandlers phases to be simpler and more precise. Moreover, the dry disc brakes limit the absorption of energy, thereby reducing the machine’s fuel consumption and adding value straight to your bottom line.


The Merlo 47.2 Turbofarmer boasts an integrated safety system that controls the operating parameters in real time. This allows the operator to work productively with peace of mind.

Merlo 42.7 Telehandler Parts

Merlo 42.6 Parts for Sale

Here at Newman Tractor, our Parts Department is always ready to answer questions about your Merlo 42.7 telehandler and deliver the parts you need, when you need them. Get your order started by calling us at 859.888.1588

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