Narrow Design Allows Mustang’s 2012 Skid Steer to Negotiate Tight Spaces

Tue April 14, 2009 - National Edition

Mustang’s 2012 skid steer loader measures only 3-ft. (.9 m) wide and 6.25-ft. (1.9 m) tall, making it ideal for maneuvering through narrow alleys, doorways, aisles and corridors. Other features of the new 2012 skid steer loader include:

• Super-compact 36-in. (91.4 cm) width with 5.70 x 12 tire option, or 42-in. (106.6 cm) width with 8.50 x 12 heavy-duty flotation tire option

• Powerful 24-hp (18 kW) Yanmar diesel engine

• Rated operating capacity of 850 lbs. (385.5 kg), and lift height of 96 in. (244 cm)

• Auxiliary hydraulic couplers provide easy access for powering a variety of compact attachments

• Operator-friendly ROPS/FOPS Level II provides safety and accessibility

• Universal-style, quick-attach attachment bracket speeds attachment changes

• SAHR (spring-applied, hydraulic release) brake system responds quickly, holding the loader whenever the operator leaves the seat

• Easily transportable, with an overall machine weight less than 2,900 lbs. (1,315 kg)

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