Princeton PiggyBack®
PB55+

The 5,500 lb capacity PB55+ is the hands down favorite choice of the brick, block, and paver industries. It's rugged design, center seating make it ideal for most construction site delivery applications. The PB55+ offers high horsepower, excellent ground clearance and Princeton’s exclusive Trac-Loc traction control system to tackle the roughest job sites. An optional brick & block package makes handling cubed products easier on a job site.

The advantages really add up with the PiggyBack PB55+. The new PB+ series machines have been redesigned with new features on the inside and out to increase performance, safety, options, and simplify maintenance.

Technical Specifications

Model: 
PB55+
Type: 
Standard
Capacity @ 24” Load Center: 
5500 lbs
Diesel Engine: 
56 HP
Engine Emission Compliance: 
EPA Tier4 Final
Maximum RPM: 
2700 RPM
Electrical System: 
12 Volt
Drive Wheels: 
3
Steering: 
Hydrostatic
Tire Type: 
31 x 15.5 - 15 8-Ply (TG)
31 x 15.5 - 15 8-Ply (TG)
Tire Outside Diameter (Front/Rear): 
31" / 31"
Tire Width (Front/Rear): 
15.5" / 15.5"
Maximum Speed: 
7 mph
Maximum Gradability: 
30%
Turning Radius: 
86"
Unladen Weight: 
6280 lbs
Unladen Weight (Optional): 
6400 lbs
Working Pressure (Attachments): 
2500 psi
Tilt of Mast (Forward/Backward): 
10° / 8°
Sideshift: 
5"
Fork Section: 
45 x 4 x 1.75"
Mast Carriage Travel: 
25"
Height To Top Of Canopy: 
101"
Fork Carriage Width (Class): 
48.25" (II)
Frame Opening: 
57.75"
Overall Width (4-Way Mode): 
101"
Overhang: 
80"
Wheelbase: 
77.5"
Center of Gravity (From Fork Face): 
26.5"
Lift Height: 
120" / 144"
Mast Height - Collapsed: 
97.25" / 109.25"
Mast Height - Raised: 
157" / 181"
Ground Clearance: 
11"
Face of Fork to Center of Front Tire: 
9"
ANSI Standard: 
B56.14
Model Order: 
3