TAG: K Series

John Deere rolls out 244K, 324K wheel loaders

January 8, 2015By

John Deere introduced its 244K and 324K compact wheel loaders, which are equipped with Final Tier 4 diesel engines with two-speed transmissions. The wheel loaders feature oscillating stereo steering, which delivers a smooth turning radius that is up to 20 percent tighter than comparable loaders, said the company. They also have higher tipping load capacities than John Deere’s J-Series wheel... read more

Caterpillar Hystat System

August 21, 2014By

Cat K Series small wheel loaders—924K, 930K and 938K—feature the Caterpillar Hystat system, an electronically controlled hydrostatic transmission that delivers smooth, step-less power through four speed ranges and automatically adjusts tractive power at the wheels to match underfoot conditions. In addition to the default setting, the new control system provides Hystat Mode; TC (Torque Converter) Mode; and Ice Mode. The Ice... read more