ME 316

  • ME 316
  • ME 316
The Manitou Electric (ME) trucks…Efficiency dedicated to style!
Like their engine equivalents (MI), the ME Range responds perfectly to the requirements of today’s industrial markets.They are easy to use and maintain, as well as being reliable in all situations.
From 3,134mm aisle width, up to 6.5m lifting height and capacities from 1.5 to 5.0 tonnes; whatever the load type and operating frequency, you will find your solution in the ME rang
  • Design
  • Easy To Maintain
  • Easy To Use


Lifting capacity 1600 kg 3520 lb
Max reach 6.5 m 21'4"
Drawbar pull 750 dan
Moving speed 16 kmh 9.94 mph
Mast inclination (front/rear) 5.5 ° / 6.5 ° )


Length (up to the back of the fork) 1.9 m 6'3"
Total length (fork included) 2.97 m 9'9"
Wheelbase length 1.36 m 4'5"
Width 1.09 m 3'7"
Fork carriage width 1 m 3'3"
Aisle width (with a 1000 x 1200 palette) 3.24 m 10.62
Aisle width (with a 800 x 1200 palette) 3.36 m 11.02
Height 2 m 6'6"
Weight (unladen) 3120 kg 6864 lb
Front axle weight (laden) 4100 kg 9020 lb
Front axle weight (unladen) 1440 kg 3168 lb
Rear axle weight (laden) 620 kg 1364 lb
Rear axle weight (unladen) 1680 kg 3696 lb
Turning radius 1.56 m 5'1"
Ground clearance 0.11 m 0'4"

Engine / Battery

Energy Electric
Voltage 48 V
Amperage 575 Ah


Pressure 180 bars

Other specifications

Standard tyres Super-elastic
Number of wheels (front/rear) 2/1
Number of drive wheels (front/rear) 2/0
Tyre dimensions (rear) 15x4,5-8
Standard mast type Duplex
Free lift (standard mast, lowered) 0.145 m 0'6"
Standard mast height (when raised) 1.995 m 6'6"
Standard mast height (when raised) 3.57 m 11'8"
Driving position noise levels 70 dB

Northern Lift Trucks offers you world-class machinery from leading manufacturers, supported by our After Sales Department.

To ensure you have full peace of mind throughout the lifetime of your machine, we can incorporate an ongoing maintenance contract.

Let your Northern Lift Trucks Sales Representative guide you through our tailor made purchase options to ensure you are shaking on the best deal, the best service and the best support!

Our Finance PartnersOur finance partners offer competitive asset based finance solutions. They combine customer focus with industry knowledge to deliver sustainable solutions for the complete asset life cycle.

They will manage all the procedures to make your process easier. Our experts guarantee a clear tailored solution without hidden costs.

Competitive Finance Schemes

Our finance partners can offer you competitive subsided rates and finance plans to suit every budget.

Contract Hire

Contract Hire allows you to commit to the usage of a machine for a fixed period of time.

Build in a maintenance contract & enjoy hassle free usage with fixed monthly costs.

This scheme involves the return of the equipment at the end of the contract so you have no worries about reselling the asset.
Need it for longer? We can build in the option to buy at the end of your contract, giving you first refusal.

This tax efficient method allows you to pay for usage of a machine while keeping existing credit lines intact so you can take advantage of any opportunities that may come your way or deal with costly obstacles that may occur; safeguarding your business for the future!

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  • We have been with Northern Lift Trucks since 1996 & are very satisfied with the level of service and expertise they offer combined with their backup. Mr Lowry, Dairy Farmer, Co. Antrim
  • Great buying experience & excellent sales team who were very good at explaining the machine to me & my sons, never in a rush and very pleasant. Mr Kelly, Beef & Sheep Farmer, Co. Londonderry
  • Service team & store staff are always very good to deal with should it be on the phone or on the farm. Mr McFarland, Dairy Farmer, Co. Tyrone
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