TAG: compact track loaders

Caterpillar rolls out new skid-steer loader, compact track loader models

August 23, 2019By

Caterpillar unveiled 16 new Cat D3 Series skid-steer loader (SSL) and compact track loader (CTL) models. These new machines advance the D and D2 Series’ reputation for quality, comfort and performance and deliver improvements in operator experience and track loader stability, according to the company. Entering and exiting the new D3 Series loaders equipped with an enclosed cab is now... 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

John Deere’s EH Boom Performance package available on select machines

August 23, 2018By

John Deere added the EH Boom Performance package to its G-Series large-frame skid-steers and compact track loaders (CTLs). The feature is available as a factory-installed option on the 330G and 332G skid-steers, as well as the 331G and 333G CTLs. “Our EH Boom Performance package automates repetitive tasks and improves job site efficiencies and safety,” said Gregg Zupancic, product marketing manager,... read more

True workhorses: Skid-steer and compact track loader trends

May 15, 2018By
Skid-steer. Photo: Bobcat Co.

Skid-steer loaders and compact track loaders (CTLs) always have been true workhorses in the field. As they continue to grow in popularity, equipment manufacturers are working to make these machines faster, more powerful and more efficient for landscape crews to operate. “For landscape contractors, it’s all about time and labor savings,” says Perry Girard, product marketing manager for Case Construction... read more

ASV releases new RT-40 Posi-Track loader

April 4, 2018By

ASV Holdings introduced the new RT-40 Posi-Track loader. Featuring a compact size, the RT-40 provides an alternative to walk-behind and stand-on mini skid-steer loaders. “The industry has never seen power like this in a machine the size of the RT-40. It’s a powerhouse,” said Justin Rupar, ASV Holdings’ vice president of sales and marketing. “The machine features remarkable performance for... read more

John Deere debuts new equipment, launches contest

January 25, 2018By

John Deere added a new compact wheel loader, compact track loader (CTL) and skid-steers to its lineup. It also launched its “Small Machines, Big Impact” contest. 344L compact wheel loader John Deere introduced the 344L compact wheel loader with Articulation Plus. The 344L offers a travel speed up to 25 mph with smooth auto-shift technology, a full-turn tip load of... read more