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Gehl RS6-42 Mark74


Gehl RS6-42 Mark74

The model RS6-42 Mark74 is built with high quality components, which provides the performance to get the job done.

  • Boom tip lift hook option is now available as a factory-installed option or field installed option.
  • Proven welded box-section telescopic boom design maximizes material lift and placement.
  • Cylinder design provides one of the fastest cycle times in the industry.
  • Frame leveling feature adjusts 10-degrees to the left and right, for level performance on uneven terrain.
  • Internal wet disc brakes provide excellent braking and long life.
  • Dual-element air filter protects the engine from airborne contaminants, increasing engine performance and longevity.

Operator's Cabin

The RS6-42 Mark74 Telescopic Handler features spacious, durable operator stations to maximize comfort and productivity.

  • 44 cubic-foot cab enclosure provides optimal leg room and a spacious operating environment.
  • ROPS/FOPS canopy is standard equipment; ROPS/FOPS enclosed cab is optional.
  • Virtually 360-degree visibility increases safety and operating accuracy.
  • Deluxe high-back seat maximizes operator comfort. Adjustable suspension seat is optional.
  • Side and rear glass is standard equipment.

Gehl RS6-42 Mark74 Telehandler Operator Cabin


Gehl RS6-42 Mark74 Telehandler Steering

Three steering modes – 4-wheel, 2-wheel and crab – enhance maneuverability and are easily changed by the flip of a switch.

  • In 4-wheel steer, the machine has a 13' 8" turning radius for machine positioning on tight job sites..
Turning Radius (m) 13'8" (4.2)


Gehl RS8-42 Mark74 Engine Access

The RS6-42 Mark74 Telescopic Handlers provides the power to get work done effectively and efficiently.

  • Dana three-speed power-shift transmission is easy to operate.
  • Limited-slip differential in the front axle provides additional traction in muddy and unimproved surfaces.
Manufacturer Cummins
Model QSF 3.8 Tier IV
Power (kW) 74 hp (53.6)
Maximum Travel Speed (km/hr) 15 mph (25)
Rated Speed 2,500 rpm


The model RS6-42 Mark74 has outstanding hydraulic system and control performance.

  • Dual-function, pilot-assisted joystick is standard equipment.
  • Optional tri-function, pilot-assisted joystick allows the operator to set fork tilt and auxiliary function speeds.
  • Auto-leveling feature keeps loads level when raising/lowering the boom.
Pump Type Gear
Total Capacity (L/min) 41.5 gpm (157)
System Pressure (bar) 3,000 psi (207)
Hydraulic Reservoir Capacity (L) 45 gal. (170)

Gehl RS6-42 Mark74 Telehandler Hydraulics


Gehl RS6-42 Mark74 Telehandler Attachment System

There is a tool for every job, and the RS6-42 Mark74 can power them all. Dynattach® Quick-Attach system allows quick attachment changes with unsurpassed ease.

A Carriages – Masonry, framing and standard carriages available in different widths.
B Rotating Carriage – 48” (1219 mm) and 66” (1676 mm) wide.
C Fork Shift - 48" (1219 mm) wide.
D Personnel Work Platforms - 180° swing platform and 48” x 50” x 114” (1219 mm x 1270 mm x 2895 mm) platform.
E Swing Carriage – 90° and 180° swing.
F Log and Pipe Grapple - 78" wide.
G Jib Boom - 5' (1.5 m) with winch and 60' (18.3 m) cable.
H Truss Boom - 15' (4.5 m) with optional winch.

Gehl RS6-42 Mark74 Telehandler Boom Hook Attachment System

Boom Tip Lift Hook

  • This factory-installed option provides a secure lifting point for handling suspended loads without the use of an additional attachment.
  • The lift capacity remains the same as a standard carriage, while the quick attachment point increases versatility and reduces downtime.


Plenty of access points and over-sized covers make service and maintenance on the RS6-42 Mark74 quick and efficient.

  • Over-sized front cover provides easy access to the hydraulic reservoir and hydraulic pressure ports for service and testing.
  • Side-mounted fuel tank with battery access and an additional storage compartment.
  • Lockable rear-side covers located on both sides of the machine slide out of the way to expose the engine for service.
  • Shorter hoses from main valve to boom provide neat hose routing, enhancing serviceability.

Gehl RS6-42 Mark74 Telehandler Service Access