Diesel and LPG Forklift Truck RC 42–15/50 Forklift

The access to success

  • High performance: High-performance and reliable industrial motor
  • Everything in sight: Optimum view of forks and load carriers thanks to slim mast profile
  • Maximum safety: Robust overhead guard maximises the operator’s view in all directions
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The RC 42 is sure to put you on the road to success. A truck that has been developed for all those who are looking for a robust counterbalanced truck in the low-cost segment, ready for immediate use - without having to forgo the proven STILL quality. Available in a diesel or LPG version and with a lifting capacity of 1.5–5 tonnes, the RC 42 is a versatile all-rounder that offers an unmatched priceperformance ratio. Whether you are handling containers, trailers or pallets, on ramps or on the flat, you can count on this counterbalanced forklift truck to safely transport your goods to their destination. The suspension system for the operator’s cab absorbs any jolts and vibrations caused by uneven floors; the hydraulic system is also very easy to control; and the operator enjoys excellent visibility on all sides. Furthermore, you can choose from a wide range of equipment options to suit your particular logistics planning requirements. It might be an entry-level truck, but with all these benefits, the RC 42 more than lives up to STILL’s exceptional quality standards.

The RC 42–15/50 in detail

Simply easy

  • Precise operation: Intuitive and precise load handling made easy thanks to separate inch pedal
  • Direct transmission control: Quiet and smooth driving experience, even at low speeds and on ramps
  • Comfortable operator’s cab: Excellent suspension to absorb jolts and vibrations; comfortable seat; and large footwell with foot-operated parking brake

Simply safe

  • Reliable performance: Powerful industrial engine for reliable performance
  • Adaptable to on-site conditions: Choice of mast and fork lengths to suit different applications
  • Effortless storage of heavy loads: High residual load capacity ensures even the heaviest loads can be lifted to the required height
  • Well-equipped for tough working conditions: Dusty environments pose no problem thanks to additional air filter

Simply powerful

  • Safe goods handling: Excellent excellent visibility on all sides of the truck
  • Safe entry and exit: Wide metal step with anti-slip design
  • Safe and ergonomic operation: Long hydraulic control elements and separate levers for each function
  • Safe working in dark environments: High-spec lighting as standard
  • Safe reversing: Rear handhold with integrated horn

Simply flexible

  • Ergonomic gas cylinder changeover: Range of swivel and fold-out holders for different LPG cylinders available
  • Choice of different cab variants: Forklifts available with full and semi cab designs
  • Flexible options to suit any application: Wide range of equipment and attachments to choose from


The document provided for download is the updated version of the operating instructions for the standard truck. It does not include descriptions of customer options (Customer Option). For a concrete truck, please request the respective specific manual according to the serial number and the year of production from the STILL spare parts service.

Model Overview

Maximum capacity (kg)
Maximum lift height (mm)
Travel speed (km/h)
RC 42-15 1.500 3.000 16
RC 42-18 1.800 3.000 16
RC 42-20 2.000 3.000 15
RC 42-25 2.500 3.000 16
RC 42-30 3.000 3.000 17
RC 42-35 3.500 3.000 17
RC 42-40 4.000 3.000 24
RC 42-50 5.000 3.000 24

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