TAG: Excavators

Cat intros line of mini hydraulic excavators

September 24, 2014By

Caterpillar’s new E2 Series mini hydraulic excavators, including the 303.5E2, 304E2, 305E2, 305.5E2 and 308E2, contain Cat’s High Definition Hydraulic System, which provides a load sensing and flow sharing capability that allows for greater performance, said the company. The machines all feature redesigned operator stations, which include a wide opening, a suspension seat, adjustable arm rests and an interlocking front... read more

Takeuchi releases TB230 and TB240 excavators

July 2, 2014By

 Takeuchi-US updated its excavator model lineup. The Takeuchi TB230 and TB240 compact excavators share the same design philosophy as the recently introduced TB260, which is delivering increased performance, greater working range, improved operator comfort and improved serviceability. These new models feature EPA Final Tier 4 compliant engines, greater hydraulic performance, advanced multifunction electronic displays as well as operator stations with pilot controls,... read more

Bobcat launches flail mowers for excavators

July 2, 2014By

  Bobcat Co. introduced two new flail mowers for Bobcat excavators. These attachments provide safety, performance and protection in mowing or land clearing applications. The Bobcat flail mower is ideal for use in ditches, hillsides, utility right-of-ways, riverbanks and hillsides upkeep as well as for maintenance of parks and recreational trails. The long reach and maneuverability of the excavator allows... read more

Bobcat Co.: Tier IV excavators

January 15, 2014By

  Bobcat’s new E42, E45, E50 and E55 (pictured) Tier IV excavators include a non-diesel particulate filter (DPF) engine solution. These four medium-sized M-Series machines provide operators with all of the same  performance benefits of the previous interim Tier IV models. The machines also feature a new forward-mount instrumentation system, as well as cold-weather protection: Anytime the engine temperature is too low, the loader will temporarily... read more

Cat E Series Mini Hydraulic Excavators

December 5, 2012By
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The five compact-radius Cat E Series Mini Hydraulic Excavators—303.5E CR, 304E CR, 305E CR, 305.5E CR and 308E CR SB—use engines meeting Tier 4 Interim emissions regulations and incorporate features that include the COMPASS control panel, standard high-ambient cooling package, more efficient auxiliary hydraulics and a redesigned control layout. The E Series models carry on the solid performance of the... read more

Bobcat plate compactors expand M-Series excavator versatility

July 9, 2012By

WEST FARGO, ND — Two updated plate compactor attachments expand the versatility of Bobcat M-Series compact excavators, making safer and more efficient work of restoring trenches. The new PCF34 and PCF64 flat-top plate compactor attachments offer enhanced compatibility with Bobcat M-Series excavators. Mounting changes to the top of the plate, including the use of a bolt-on breaker cap, provide new trench compaction... read more