TAG: Bobcat

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

Bobcat Co. unveils 2 new UTVs

June 5, 2019By

Bobcat Co. introduced the UV34 and UV34XL utility vehicles (UTVs) with a new chassis for increased durability, an enhanced suspension system, increased towing capacity and more integrated accessories, according to the company. The UV34 and UV34XL feature diesel engines are designed to excel in harsh and challenging working conditions. The Bobcat UV34 features a hp of 23.5; a total vehicle... read more

Challenge conquered

March 29, 2019By
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Four contractors overcome various installation challenges to reveal design masterpieces 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

Bobcat: 5-Link torsion suspension undercarriage

March 9, 2019By

The new 5-Link torsion suspension undercarriage on the Bobcat T870 compact track loader is the latest innovation, delivering increased durability and reliability, improved stability and unmatched ride quality. It features longer-lasting components that are better protected from wear and tear to minimize machine downtime. And now, a unique fifth link on the rear axle stabilizes the loader’s undercarriage when grading... read more

Bobcat unveils new hydraulic attachment mounting system

February 27, 2019By

Bobcat introduced the new Bobcat Bob-Dock system – a hands-free hydraulic attachment mounting system. The Bob-Dock mounting system is designed for strong, easy and repeatable hydraulic connections, without operators leaving the Bobcat compact loader cab. The Bob-Dock system will be available for M2-Series T630, T650, T740 and T770 compact track loaders; S630, S650, S740 and S770 skid-steer loaders; and the... read more