Skid-steers product round-up

Features - Design/Build

January 8, 2014
Lawn & Landscape

Bobcat Tier 4 Skid-Steers

The pitch: The Bobcat S570 skid-steer loader is part of the new M-Series line of compact loaders are designed to provide increased uptime, improved visibility and a more comfortable cab.

  • • The vertical lift path provides increased lifting capacity and greater forward reach at full lift height.
  • • The S570 has a rated-operating capacity of 1,950 lbs. and an operating weight of 6,395 lbs.
  • • Complemented by a variety of snow removal attachments, the S570 offers the hydraulic power and performance to tackle winter storms.

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CASE SR210 Skid-Steer

The pitch: The SR210 radial-lift skid-steer is a new Tier 4 Final model that features EZ EH controls.

  • The new machine increases its rated operating capacity to 2,100 lbs. when compared to its predecessor, the SR200.
  • The cooled exhaust gas recirculation engine design with particulate matter catalyst helps reduce maintenance and increases engine power by 10 percent.
  • Weighing in at 6,970 lbs., the SR210 is an all-purpose skid-steer that offers standard (24.2 gallons-per-minute) and high-flow auxiliary (33.2 gpm) hydraulics for excellent power and attachment versatility.

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Caterpillar D Series Skid-Steer Loaders

The pitch: Caterpillar has four new D series skid-steer loaders and is updating two current D series machines to create the D series line featuring a completely redesigned cab and new lift arm design for improved sight lines.

  • The line now encompasses six skid-steer loader models ranging in rated operating capacity from 1,800 lbs. to 3,700 lbs.
  • The 236D and 242D are models and can be as narrow as 60 inches.
  • To provide broader selection for skid-steer buyers, the 236D has been redesigned to a smaller platform size.

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JCB Tier 4 Final Skid-steers

The pitch: JCB recently updated its skid steers with the company’s own Ecomax engine that meets all EPA Tier 4i (small platform models) and Tier 4 Final (large platform models) regulations. without the need for exhaust after-treatment or diesel particulate filters (DPF).

  • No after-treatment or DPF to service means machine downtime is minimized.
  • Large platform loaders will feature the electro-hydraulic control levers already proven on the small platform machines.
  • Attachment/bucket changes are faster due to an optional electronic quick-hitch.

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Takeuchi TS Series Skid-steer Loaders 

The pitch: The Takeuchi-US TS skid-steers range in operating weight from 6,500 lbs. to 8,600 lbs.

  • Loaders have a rated operating capacity ranging from 1,500 lbs. to 3,000 lbs.
  • Optional two-speed transmission provides travel speeds up to 12 mph.
  • Options include: AM/FM/MP3/Weather Band radio, hydraulic quick attach and block heater.

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Terex TSR50

The pitch: The Terex TSR50 radial lift path skid-steer loader has a 50-hp, turbocharged Perkins engine with load sensing and variable flow hydraulics.

  • Has a rated operating capacity of 1,500 lbs. with 115 inches of lift height and 22 inches of reach.
  • The push power and loader breakout forces on Terex radial lift path skid-steers allow these units to perform digging and grading tasks efficiently.
  • The TSR50 offers 10.5-in ground clearance and 28.3 degree rear angle of departure.

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