Massey Ferguson, a worldwide brand of AGCO (NYSE:AGCO), is proud to announce its new MF TH Telehandler, the TH7038.

The MF TH7038 Telehandler is a model that meets the high capacity requirements that can lift the heaviest high density bales, offering fast and efficient cycles for loading as well as the power to tow a loaded trailer.The TH7038 has a lift capacity of 3.8t with a maximum lift height of 7m. It is equipped with a hydrostatic transmission and is powered by a 4.4 litre four-cylinder Perkins engine, which delivers 130hp on the MF TH.7038. All models have three selectable steering modes, two-wheel steer, four-wheel steer and crab-steer to provide optimum manoeuvrability in all operating conditions.

“This new MF TH Telehandler takes our continuous improvement programme to an ever greater level,” says John Russell, Massey Ferguson Product Manager. “The new features on our renowned machines now deliver customers even higher performance, which allow them to carry out their work in more comfort, with greater productivity and with lower costs.”  

Massey Ferguson TH Telehandler Series features:

  • Powerful Tier 3 engine with 130hp for higher productivity and performance
  • Up to 3,800kg lift capacity to handle the heaviest loads
  • High capacity hydraulic system offering up to 190 litres/min flow
  • New design and curved cab for improved right-hand side visibility plus new front wiper design for improved visibility and safety
  • Automatic fan inverter option for more reliability and durability
  • Electric Parking Brake for efficiency and safety
  • New electric line on boom gives 4th and 5th electric functions for effective use of a wider range of implements
  • Cushion retract on the boom for smooth operation and increased durability

 

Exceptional performance

The ultimate materials handler for heavy, high density bales or demanding grain or muck loading workloads comes in the shape of the 130hp MF TH.7038 which has a maximum lift capacity of 3.8 tonnes and lift height of 7m. It offers 190 litres/min hydraulic capacity for the fastest work cycles and is the ideal choice for contractors or co-operatives

Latest engine features

The fan Inverter, a proven feature from the MF 9000 Series Telehandler, is now available with an automatic option to keep the engine clean and working at maximum efficiency. This offers speed regulation depending on air temperature or can be adjusted to work at a pre-set speed, with the automatic mode selected via a button on the dashboard.

Efficient hydrostatic transmissions

A unique four-range hydrostatic transmission, on all the models, provides low speed, high torque delivery through two mechanical gears and two hydrostatic ranges, providing operators with the most accurate control during material handling. 

An easy-to-set creeper function is ideal for operations that demand low speed at higher engine revs, providing increased control and accuracy for operations such as sweeping, feeding and straw spreading.

Powerful and smart hydraulics

A powerful load-sensing hydraulic system supplies up to 190 litres/min, with proportional electro-hydraulic control delivering optimum accuracy and productivity.

This delivers superb lifting performance even at low engine speeds, with Massey Ferguson’s SHS (Smart Handling System) allowing operators to set the maximum flow for smooth and accurate operation.

Cushion Retract is now fitted to the boom, ensuring a smoother action and prolonging the life of the components. An additional electric control can be specified to provides a fourth and fifth service to operate demanding implements, such as straw choppers and feeding buckets.

Unrivalled all round visibility

The MF TH Telehandler cab offers best in class visibility from its curved glass combined with the streamlined engine bonnet and low boom pivot point providing an uninterrupted view all round. The unrivalled view to the rear is particularly useful when working in tight and narrow spaces.

An unobstructed view of front attachments ensures safe and precise loading and unloading, making it easier and safer to position bales or pallets at elevated working heights.

A new front wiper design incorporates an additional small wiper together keep the screen clear to improve visibility and safety, regardless of the conditions.

Ultimate comfort in the best workplace

The high quality MF TH Telehandler cab is a quiet and comfortable environment, with controls arranged in an ergonomic lay-out, falling conveniently to hand for safe and easy operation. An electronic park brake is now standard.

A wide-opening door, provides great access to make it easier to get in and out when the work requires operators to dismount frequently – often part of the routine on dairy and livestock farms. A high comfort suspended seat is an option.

Operating comfort is further improved by the boom suspension option, which reduces shocks when working on rough terrain and in transport.

 

About AGCO

AGCO (NYSE: AGCO) is a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of agricultural solutions and supports more productive farming through its full line of equipment and related services.  AGCO products are sold through five core brands, Challenger®, Fendt®, GSI®, Massey Ferguson® and Valtra®, supported by Fuse® precision technologies and farm optimization services, and are distributed globally through a combination of over 3,000 independent dealers and distributors in more than 140 countries. Founded in 1990, AGCO is headquartered in Duluth, GA, USA. In 2016, AGCO had net sales of $7.4 billion. For more information, visit http://www.AGCOcorp.com. For company news, information and events, please follow us on Twitter: @AGCOCorp. For financial news on Twitter, please follow the hashtag #AGCOIR