Contractor Range Extends JCB's Hydraulic Breaker Line

JCB now offers double the number of hydraulic breakers designed to work with its range of excavators, backhoe loaders and compact equipment lines by launching its “Contractor Hammer Range.” Contractor breakers will be available alongside the existing professional line of hydraulic hammers. Both Professional and Contractor breakers will come with a three-year warranty. Contractor breakers offer the following features:• Complete range for 0.9 to 55 ton (0.8 to 50 t) carrier machines• Accumulators to protect carrier machinery from hydraulic pressure spikes• Models above 12.1 tons (11 t) carrier weight equipped with auto greasing systems• Two-speed control valves permit tool speed and stroke customization above 9.9 tons (9 t)• Internal control valves deliver 10 percent efficiency boostContractor hydraulic hammers have been specifically designed as a solution for customers working in less arduous conditions....

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Montabert V32 Hydraulic Breaker Features Variable-Speed Technology

The Montabert V32 heavy-range hydraulic breaker features automatic variable-speed technology that senses changes in material hardness, adjusting impact energy and striking rate to maximize productivity in excavation, demolition and quarrying applications. Designed for use with excavators weighing between 39,700 and 66,150 pounds, the 3,408-pound hydraulic breaker offers 15 speed variations, delivering between 400 and 1,050 blows per minute....

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Geith Concrete Crushers Provide Quiet, Safe Demolition for Road, Bridge and Foundation Work

Geith GT Series concrete crushers process concrete and cut rebar without requiring additional hydraulics — ideal for safe, quiet and controlled demolition of roads, buildings, bridges and foundations. The GT Series consists of seven concrete crusher models designed with abrasion-resistant, high-tensile strength steel and wear-resistant alloy pivot bearings for an extended service life. Fitted with replaceable shear blades for cutting rebar and pin-on jaws, the GT Series concrete crushers deliver unmatched durability and superior performance in severe applications....

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Hilti X-Change Module Core Bits Feature Easy Removal in Minutes

Hilti X-Change module (X-CM) core bits can be re-tipped right on the job site in just a few minutes using only a simple screwdriver. Simply replace a worn X-CM module with a new module instead of replacing the entire core bit. Hilti X-CM core bits offer contractors additional productivity by enabling fast and easy core removal and fast bit removal in the event a bit becomes stuck in the concrete. Contractors will find having one barrel and three X-CM modules is comparable to three complete bits, and since replacing a module is less expensive than buying an entire new bit, it is more cost effective, according to the manufacturer....

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Geith Hydraulic Thumb Provides Grabbing Ability

The Geith progressive linkage (pro-link) hydraulic thumb provides up to 180 degrees of rotation, allowing operators to pick up and place rocks, tree stumps, pipes and other irregular shaped objects closer to the excavator. The extended range of motion provides greater grabbing ability and flexibility in all job site applications, according to the manufacturer. The universal linkage pivot system allows the pro-link thumb to be installed on any excavator arm without removing the dipper arm linkage....

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Camso Makes Skid Steers All-Season Ready With Tracks

Camso, formerly Camoplast Solideal, engineers over-the-tire rubber tracks (OTT HXD) to give conventional skid steers the extra mobility to do more jobs in more places. With an ever-growing range of attachments, skid steer owners always have the right tool for the job. But many owners overlook one of the most useful of skid steer attachments: one that gives tough traction to the ground and superior floatation when needed it most....

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Company Turns Bedrock Waste Into Onsite Fill

Brauer Construction had piles of bedrock lying around its facility. In most cases, Brauer would take the bedrock and fit it into a hole that was large enough to accommodate the size. Sometimes, there are no holes to be filled, so the company would place them in a quarry. That was when Jason Brauer, owner of Brauer Construction, searched the internet for a machine that would help him get rid of his bedrock....

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Atlas Copco Introduces New Bucket Crusher Attachments

Atlas Copco Construction Equipment introduced its new generation of bucket crusher attachments that offer higher output and greater reliability than previous models. The new bucket crushers — the BC 2500 and BC 3700 — process about 80 percent more material due to their hydraulic drive system. The BC 2500 fits 24- to 33-ton carrier weight classes, and the BC 3700 fits 30- to 42-ton carrier weight classes....

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Contractor Range Extends JCB's Hydraulic Breaker Line-Up

JCB now offers double the number of hydraulic breakers designed to work with its range of excavators, backhoe loaders and compact equipment lines by launching its “Contractor Hammer Range." Contractor breakers will be available alongside the existing professional line of hydraulic hammers. Both Professional and Contractor breakers will come with a three-year warranty. Contractor breakers offer the following features:• Complete range for 0.9-55 ton (0.8-50 tonne) carrier machines• Accumulators to protect carrier machinery from hydraulic pressure spikes• Models above 12.1 tons (11 tonnes) carrier weight equipped with auto greasing systems• Two-speed control valves permit tool speed and stroke customization above 9.9 tons (9 tonnes)....

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Rototilt Compactors Easily Allow Operators to Work Flat, Sloped or Uneven Surfaces

Rototilt's line of hydraulic compactors is ideally suited to work with Rototilt for more compacting flexibility. Mounted on a Rototilt, the operator can work on flat, sloped or uneven surfaces and compact easily around obstacles or in tight areas. Designed to perform with low flow requirements these compactors can operate on the standard Rototilt “extra function”, eliminating the need for a separate auxiliary hydraulic circuit....

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Montabert SC-Series Hydraulic Breakers Fit for Use With Compact Carriers

Montabert SC-Series hydraulic breakers are designed for use with skid steer loaders, backhoe loaders and mini-excavators weighing between 2,200 and 30,850 lbs. (998 and 14,000 kg). Ideal for lighter demolition applications, Montabert SC-Series hydraulic breakers enable operators to achieve consistent machine-to-breaker performance by matching the hydraulic capabilities of a carrier to a specific breaker model....

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