Variable Reach Forklifts for Rent

As a leader in the construction industry, United Rentals understands the necessity of offering variable reach forklifts for rent to support your heavy lifting jobs. Variable reach forklifts are a type of forklift that have a boom arm that can be extended and retracted to accommodate different types of loads. This makes them a versatile piece of machinery for businesses in many industries. There are several different types of variable reach forklifts that range in size and come equipped with different features. We offer forklifts from several leading brands. Enjoy features such as all-terrain wheels, built-in support stands, multiple steering modes, arm reach up to 56 feet and more. At United Rentals, we've got you covered. Browse our selection of variable reach forklifts and find the choice that suits your needs.

FAQs About Variable Reach Forklifts

Are variable reach forklifts the same as other types of forklifts?

  • Each type of forklift has unique features that set it apart from other types. For example, some have fixed arms or extra extension capabilities and they vary in overall size and purpose. However, the different types of lifts also share common features such as wheeled navigation, boom arms, and heavy lifting capabilities. Variable reach lifts have an extending arm with lift forks attached to the end.

How much weight can variable reach forklifts support?

  • Our variable reach forklifts are capable of handling loads up to 15,000 pounds.

Are variable reach forklifts street legal?

  • It is occasionally permissible to drive construction equipment on the street. This usually happens over shorter distances when there is no other option. However, the operator is responsible for knowing state and municipal laws pertaining to proper operation, licensing, registration and insurance coverage in these situations.
8000 pound variable reach forklift
Cat Class Code
233-1375

Telehandler Forklift, 8,000 lbs., 43 ft.

  • Maximum lift height up to 43'
  • Telescopic variable reach lift
  • Multiple steering modes available
  • Reduced-overhang chassis for improved visibility
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Variable Reach Forklift 1
Cat Class Code
233-1160

Telehandler Reach Forklift, 30 ft.-39 ft., 6,000 lbs.

  • Maximum lift height up to 36'4"
  • Telescopic variable reach lift
  • Multiple steering modes available
  • Reduced-overhang chassis for improved visibility
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Material Handler Forklift Pack shot
Cat Class Code
233-1470

Telehandler Reach Forklift, 40 ft.-45 ft., 9,000 lbs.

  • Maximum lift height up to 42'
  • Telescopic variable reach lift
  • Multiple steering modes available
  • Reduced-overhang chassis for improved visibility
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Terex Forklifts Side Packshot
Cat Class Code
233-1370

Telehandler Reach Forklift, 40 ft.-49 ft., 8,000 lbs.

  • Maximum lift height up to 41'11"
  • Telescopic variable reach lift
  • Multiple steering modes available
  • Reduced-overhang chassis for improved visibility
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JCB Pack Shot
Cat Class Code
233-1250

Telehandler Reach Forklift, 42 ft., 7,000 lbs.

  • Maximum lift height up to 42'
  • Telescopic variable reach lift
  • Multiple steering modes available
  • Reduced-overhang chassis for improved visibility
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Telehandler Forklifts Side Pack Shot
Cat Class Code
233-1675

Telehandler Reach Forklift, 50 ft.-56 ft., 12,000 lbs.

  • Maximum lift height up to 56'
  • Telescopic variable reach lift
  • Multiple steering modes available
  • Reduced-overhang chassis for improved visibility
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JCB Loadall Telescopic Handler Side Pack Shot
Cat Class Code
233-1685

Telehandler Reach Forklift, 50 ft.-56 ft., 14,000 lbs.

  • Maximum lift height up to 56'
  • Telescopic variable reach lift
  • Multiple steering modes available
  • Reduced-overhang chassis for improved visibility
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Variable Reach Forklift
Cat Class Code
233-1600

Telehandler Reach Forklift, 10,000 lbs., 40-49 ft.

  • Single joystick control handles all boom functions
  • Multiple steering modes available
  • Tight turning radius, excellent maneuverability
  • Has a maximum lift height of up to 49'
  • Uses: Ideal for lifting, moving and placing construction materials like lumber, bricks, trusses and more
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Variable Reach Forklift Side Pack Shot
Cat Class Code
233-1155

Telehandler Reach Forklift, 15-34 ft., 6,000 lbs.

  • Maximum lift height of up to 34'
  • Telescopic variable reach lift
  • Multiple steering modes available
  • Reduced-overhang chassis for improved visibility
  • Uses: Ideal for lifting and transporting heavy materials over various types of terrain
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Variable Reach Forklift Side Pack Shot
Cat Class Code
233-1170

Telehandler Reach Forklift, 40 ft.-49 ft., 6,000 lbs.

  • Maximum lift height up to 41'11"
  • Telescopic variable reach lift
  • Multiple steering modes available
  • Reduced-overhang chassis for improved visibility
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ForkLift Packshot
Cat Class Code
233-1690

Telehandler Reach Forklift, 45 ft.-55 ft., 15,000 lbs.

  • Maximum lift height up to 55'
  • Telescopic variable reach lift
  • Multiple steering modes available
  • Reduced-overhang chassis for improved visibility
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Variable Reach Forklift Side Pack Shot
Cat Class Code
233-1025

Telehandler Reach Forklift, 5,000 lbs., 16-20 ft.

  • Easy-to-operate controls
  • Multiple steering modes available
  • Tight turning radius, excellent maneuverability
  • Has a maximum lift height of up to 20'
  • Uses: Ideal for lifting, moving and placing construction materials like lumber, bricks, trusses, and more
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Reach Forklift Pack Shot
Cat Class Code
233-1650

Telehandler Reach Forklift, 50 ft.-56 ft., 10,000 lbs.

  • Maximum lift height up to 53'2"
  • Telescopic variable reach lift
  • Multiple steering modes available
  • Reduced-overhang chassis for improved visibility
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Cat Class Code
233-1700

Variable Reach Forklift, 22,046 lbs., Diesel Powered

  • 30,645 lb. operating weight
  • 31' maximum lift height
  • 16' maximum forward reach
  • Equipped with frame-leveling capabilities
  • Uses: Ideal for lifting, moving and placing construction materials like lumber, bricks, trusses and more
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