Power Tilting Coupler Allows for 180 Degrees of Movement

Doosan's new power tilting coupler, provides increased excavator flexibility, versatility and precision when digging trenches, general excavation applications and final grading tasks.The new power tilting coupler is approved for Doosan excavators: the DX63-3 compact model; DX140LC-5 through DX255LC-5 crawler models; and DX140W-5 through DX210W-5 wheel models.With the new coupler, Doosan excavator operators can angle a trenching or ditching bucket 67 degrees left and right for up to 134 degrees of flexibility....

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Contractor Puts 30,000 Hours on His Favorite Attachment

Chute Construction, based out of Brantford, Ontario, has put approximately 30,000 hours on the company's original RT60 Rototilt tiltrotator.“That Rototilt never comes off the machine; it stays on 365 days a year,” said company co-owner, Tyler Chute. “Even if we work with concrete or in frost, we still use it. Depending on the application, we just change the bucket. With the Rototilt, we eliminate the need for another machine.”Chute Construction is a fully equipped contractor of large and small residential, commercial and industrial projects....

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Doosan Severe-Duty Buckets Feature Protective Abrasive-Resistant Material

Doosan introduces a new line of severe-duty buckets for crawler excavator customers needing a bucket that can handle abrasive materials in heavy digging and loading applications.Doosan severe-duty buckets are approved for use with Doosan DX140LC-5 through DX530LC-5 crawler excavators. They are available in a pin-on or wedge-lock style. The severe-duty bucket sizes range from 18-in. (45.7 cm) wide for the smaller DX140LC-5, to 72-in....

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Caterpillar Announces New Flow C Mulching Heads

Two new mulching heads now available on Cat Mulchers provide increased versatility and performance in various land management applications. The standard and high flow C Series mulching heads are designed for cutting and mulching of vegetation, saplings and undergrowth from overgrown agricultural areas and forested terrain.Standard Flow C Series Mulching Heads (HM115)The standard flow mulching head is designed for the customer who operates a mulcher in applications such as maintaining fire lanes, brush clearing and general land maintenance....

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Dual-Lock+ Hydraulic Multi Pin Grabber Coupler Available

Werk-Brau's Dual-Lock+ is dual locking, meaning attachments remain securely engaged on both pins in the event of loss of engagement force. Available for all machines from 5 to 120 tons (4.5 to 109 t), the couplers have a compact design with minimal moving parts.For more information, call 800/537-9561 or visit www.Werk-Brau.com....

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Cat Unveils Work Tools to Manage Snow Removal

Caterpillar unveiled work tools designed to manage snow removal in the harshest weather conditions. The material handling bucket and straight snow push ensure a safe and reliable snow removal process while increasing efficiency and decreasing time on the job, according to the manufacturer.The attachments convert a Cat skid steer, compact track, multi-terrain, compact wheel, backhoe and small wheel loaders into a clearing powerhouse regardless of the season.102 In....

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John Deere Adds Nursery Fork to Worksite Pro Attachments Lineup

Operators can tackle a variety of material-handling tasks with the new John Deere nursery fork attachment. The nursery fork (NF44) is the latest addition to the ever-expanding lineup of Worksite Pro attachments and is optimized to work with select John Deere E- and D-Series skid steers, compact track loaders (CTLs) and most competitive models.The nursery fork boasts many key features that help drive additional productivity from a skid steer or compact track loader, including:• Ability to transport and easily position up to 44-in....

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DIG-R-TACH Series Suit Large, Small Hydraulic Systems

For greater jobsite versatility, General Equipment Company's DIG-R-TACH line allows for use with both small and large hydraulic systems. Ideal for skid steer loaders, small excavators, knuckleboom cranes and small backhoes, the 671 DIG-R-TACH Series 16 earth drilling attachment is intended for smaller hydraulic systems, whereas the Series 24 is designed for larger hydraulic systems found with backhoes and excavators.Featuring a two-speed chain/sprocket drive and a 5 to 20 gpm hydraulic flow range, the Series 16 balances smaller flow volumes in proportion to auger diameters....

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Cool Flow Reduces Cab Overheating

The Cool Flow hydraulic oil cooler from Loftness Specialized Equipment greatly reduces the risk of overheating in skid steers and hydraulically powered attachments when operating in demanding applications and hot work environments. The automatic thermostat-controlled fan provides adequate cooling to the system whenever needed to boost machine efficiency, even when an attachment is not being used, according to the manufacturer.Unlike other hydraulic coolers that are mounted near the attachment, the Cool Flow attaches to the roof of a skid steer cab where it is less susceptible to vibration, back pressure, debris and potential impact damage....

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Bobcat Expands Offerings

Complete tough land-clearing projects with ease with the new Bobcat 40-in. (101.6 cm) FMR flail mower attachment. This flail mower model is available for use with Bobcat E63, E80 and E85 excavators.The flail mower attachment provides optimal safety, performance and uptime protection in mowing and land-clearing applications such as cleaning ditches, hillsides, utility right-of-ways and riverbanks, as well as maintenance for parks and recreational trails.Safety FeaturesThe flail mower has multiple safety features, such as a side safety chain within the housing unit to help deflect and contain debris that could be thrown during operation....

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Trimble 3D Grade Control System Available for Level Best PD Series Grading Boxes on Skid-Steer Loade

Trimble and ATI Corporation announced a 3D grade control solution for ATI’s Level Best PD series grading boxes on skid steer loaders. With the Trimble GCS900 grade control system, small contractors can work more quickly and efficiently on complex projects that require 3D machine control and digital designs. 3D machine control on skid-steer loaders can also benefit large contractors by allowing them to complete the finish phase of projects with added precision and at a lower cost.“The collaboration between Trimble and ATI Corporation reinforces our commitment to providing small contractors with construction technology to make them more productive,” said Ryan Kunisch, marketing director of Trimble Civil Engineering and Construction....

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