New Ditch Witch MT16 Microtrencher Cuts Cost-Per-Foot on Fiber Jobsites

To increase productivity and improve ROI on fiber jobsites, the Ditch Witch organization, a Charles Machine Works Company, has introduced the MT16 microtrencher. The cost-effective microtrencher creates an ideal trench in a single, quick and efficient pass when working with the Ditch Witch RT55 or RT80 ride-on trenchers, and the FX65 vacuum excavator. Designed to cut narrow trenches 0.5 to 2.0 inches wide and up to 16 inches deep, the MT16 decreases the disruption to surrounding infrastructure during fiber deployments....

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Virnig Manufacturing Power Rake Design Allows for Smooth, Even Finish

Virnig Manufacturing Inc.'s power rake skid steer attachment is designed to grade, rake, level and remove debris. The direct drive Eaton motor reduces downtime and is guarded from damage. The floating design keeps the rake level for a smooth, even finish. The bi-directional drum works the soil in both directions for quick seedbed preparation. Operator can manually angle the rake 25 degrees in either direction....

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Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas Adds HL975 and HL965 to Wheel Loader Product Line

Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas on March 7 introduced the Hyundai HL975 and HL965 wheel loaders, the newest additions to its HL900 series of Tier 4 Final-compliant wheel loaders available throughout the U.S. and Canada. The company also announced a longer boom on its HL940XT extended reach wheel loader for applications requiring higher lifting and dumping of lighter-weight materials, such as livestock feed....

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Multi-Wing Announces It Is a Single-Source Provider for Fan and Fan Clutch Systems

Multi-Wing, supplier of high-performance axial flow fans, is now a single source for fan and fan clutch systems. The viscous clutches are either electronically controlled or air sensing via bi-metal sensor. These fan drive systems are ideal for off-highway and stationary equipment, including ag tractors, skid steers, excavators, construction equipment, pavers, articulated dump trucks and power generators....

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The Ditch Cutter from Handy Hitch Manufacturing Ltd.

The Handy Hitch Model 120 Ditch Cutter is designed to cut vegetation submerged in water or dry cut above ground. Its heavy duty, virtually maintenance-free frame design makes it the premier choice for heavy vegetation trimming. • Heavy duty, minimal maintenance frame design. • 36"H x 36"W x 120"L heavy duty bucket holds enough material for a single pass cut. • Easy cut Schumacher cutting system handles large quantities of material....

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Black Splitter Wood Splitting Attachment Makes Debut in California

Atlantic Excavator Attachments has reached a critical milestone with the sale of a Black Splitter S2X 800 wood splitting attachment to the Z-Best Composting Facility in Gilroy, California. The deal represents the New Jersey-based distributor's official entry into the West Coast market with its unique product. Z-Best, owned by Zanker Recycling, has been making food waste compost, organic compost, and colored mulch since opening its doors in 1997....

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John Deere Hydraulic Coupler Eases Job of Switching Buckets

Switching buckets has never been easier with the new John Deere hydraulic coupler (16GE23) for compact excavators. Operators are no longer required to exit the cab to switch buckets, so site clearing can continue with high productivity and minimal interruptions. The hydraulic coupler is designed for 35G, 50G and 60G excavators, and is compatible with the ever-expanding lineup of John Deere Worksite Pro attachments....

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