TAG: ASV

ASV Holdings Inc.: RT-40 Compact Track Loader

November 29, 2019By

The RT-40 is a powerhouse in a small package. At just 4-ft. wide, it comes with a turbocharged Kubota diesel and tops out at over 7 miles per hour. This machine produces 84.5 foot-pounds of torque, and with ASV’s Posi-Power system, it provides high tractive effort for superior pushing and digging power. Tack on the low 3.5 psi ground pressure... read more

Companies in the News: Updates from Takeuchi, Davey, ASV and more

November 6, 2019By

Takeuchi-US held a ground-breaking ceremony on Oct. 11 for a new training facility set to open in spring 2020. The new center will allow dealers from North America and around the globe to gain knowledge about Takeuchi products and offer year-round service training to its growing dealer network. The company is expanding from its current training environment, which the manufacturer... read more

ASV rolls out new compact track loader

September 10, 2019By

ASV Holdings introduced the new compact RT-50 Posi-Track loader. The RT-50 positions itself between the RT-40 and RT-65, completing ASV’s lineup and allowing operators to do more in more places, according to the company. The track loader includes high ground pressure, ground clearance, serviceability and performance. The machine features serious performance for its weight and easy transportability, making it a... read more

Experts’ Tips: Selecting the right attachments for skid-steers

September 4, 2019By
Skid-steer (Photo: Bobcat)

Choosing the right equipment and attachments gives contractors better efficiency and versatility on the job. James Jones, operations manager at the Phoenix branch of Gothic Landscape, says using skid-steer attachments helps save labor. “We are in such a labor crisis that if we can add more equipment, maybe instead of having eight crew members, we could have five,” Jones says.... read more

Experts’ Tips: Avoid these track loader mistakes

March 22, 2019By

CHALLENGE: What are some ways to avoid mistakes when using track loaders? ASV Buck Storlie Product line manager DO use three-point turns instead of counter-rotations whenever it’s possible. DO perform regular maintenance on the machine and clean the undercarriage of mud and debris. DO pay attention to track tensioning, which should match what’s in the equipment manual. DO stay aware... read more

Experts’ Tips: Skid-steer loaders

February 20, 2019By

Experts share their suggestions for skid-steer loader efficiency. read more