ASV: RT-40 Compact Track Loader

April 5, 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

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

New Stuff: March 2017

March 15, 2017By

1. Posi-Track VT-70 Company: ASV ASV introduced its first midframe vertical-lift compact track loader, the Posi-Track VT-70. The machine features a vertical lift loader linkage for applications requiring extended reach and level loads, such as loading pallets. The VT-70 offers best-in-class rated operating capacity, cooling systems and hydraulic efficiency, according to the company. 2. 35-hp debris loader Company: Billy Goat... read more

ASV intros compact track loader

December 13, 2016By

ASV unveiled the Posi-Track RT-120 Forestry compact track loader. The RT-120F is designed with a high cooling capacity to let the machine use the largest attachments at maximum levels of power and torque for long periods of time without bogging down or overheating, the company said. “ASV is on a mission to earn recognition as the industry leader in the high end... read more

ASV unveils new compact track loader

November 9, 2016By

ASV introduced the new large-frame, radial-lift Posi-Track RT-75 compact track loader. The RT-75 features a rated operating capacity of 2,650 pounds and a tipping load of 7,571 pounds. It is 70 inches wide and has a 126-inch lift height. It comes with an optional all-weather cab that includes heat and air-conditioning and is pressurized for a clean operator environment. The RT-75 also... read more