McConnellsburg, Pa., May 11, 2009 JLG Industries, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company [NYSE: OSK], announced today that it is adding a new model to the JLG® line of telehandlers. The new JLG G10-43A model telehandler will be marketed for use in commercial and residential construction applications including steel erection and framing. The new model includes standard outriggers, a maximum capacity of 10,000 lb. and a capacity of 7,000 lb. at the maximum reach height of 43 ft.
With the additional capacity and a full range of common JLG family attachments, the new G10-43A will provide superior performance in a wide variety of picking and placing applications, said Brian Boeckman, JLG Product Parent for Telehandlers. Operators will enjoy the same spacious, enhanced-visibility cab and comfortable operator environment available on existing G-Series telehandlers.
In addition to the spacious cab and common attachments, these models feature pilot operated joystick controls, a wrap around dashboard and easy-to-read gauges. The machine also boasts impressive boom speeds and a tighter turning radius than larger 10,000 lb. capacity machines.
With the launch of this new model the JLG branded line-up of telehandlers will include a total of nine construction and three compact telehandlers models.
About JLG Industries, Inc.
JLG Industries, Inc. is the world™s leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of access equipment. The Company™s diverse product portfolio includes leading brands such as JLG aerial work platforms; JLG, SkyTrak and Lull telehandlers; and an array of complementary services and accessories that increase the versatility and efficiency of these products. JLG is an Oshkosh Corporation company [NYSE: OSK].
For more information about JLG Industries, Inc., log onto the company website: www.jlg.com
About Oshkosh Corporation
Oshkosh Corporation [NYSE: OSK]is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of a broad range of specialty access equipment, commercial, fire & emergency and military vehicles and vehicle bodies. Oshkosh Corp. manufactures, distributes and services products under the brands of Oshkosh®, JLG®, Pierce®, McNeilus®, Medtec®, Jerr-Dan®, BAI®, Oshkosh Specialty Vehicles, Frontline, SMIT, Geesink, Norba, Kiggen, CON-E-CO®, London® and IMT®. Oshkosh products are valued worldwide in businesses where high quality, superior performance, rugged reliability and long-term value are paramount.
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