Every month, dozens of new products are introduced by manufacturers serving the rental industry. Here is a look at some of the latest offerings
The CP breaker line from Chicago Pneumatic Construction Tools is designed for excavators in the 26 to 75 metric ton weight class and the breakers are available with service weights ranging from 4,850 to 9,259 pounds. These units feature 5.9- to 7.1-inch working tool diameters and deliver maximum impact rates of 550 bpm. They feature an enclosed box design and elastic damping elements that isolate noise from the percussion mechanism and reduce harmful vibrations.
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Komatsu introduces the HD605-7 rigid dump truck. Designed for rock and quarry sites, the truck features a Komatsu air-to-air after-cooled diesel engine that provides a maximum net output of 715 hp. High torque at low speed, acceleration and low fuel consumption ensure maximum productivity, according to the company. Both the service filters and greasing points have been centralized for easier servicing.
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The John Deere 210JL landscape loader features a new cab option, a turbocharged John Deere 80-hp engine, 3-point hitch controls and a PTO option. The redesigned unit also sits 12 inches lower than other machines, enabling it to grade under eaves of existing structures. Rear window and quarter panels open for ample fresh air intake and clearer visibility.
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Cooper Hand Tools introduces a ratcheting load binder from its Campbell line of chains, blocks, clamps and fittings. The ratchet-style load binder is designed to be convenient and easy to adjust and features eight inches of take-up for a range of adjustment. The drop-forged and heat-treated Grade 70 load binder is approved for use with both 5/16- and 3/8-inch Grade 70 transport chain. Its 6,600-pound working load limit and 26,400-pound maximum breaking strength ratings provide strength for heavy loads.
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The Bobcat line of heavy-duty snow blades is available in 86-, 96- and 108-inch models. Features of these attachments include blade oscillation, a trip edge and a box-style mainframe. A double-action cylinder angles the blade 30 degrees to the left or right. Angling the blade is controlled from the cab by a fingertip control allowing the operator to adjust the blade without removing hands from the loader steering levers.
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Three models of the RG series compact gasoline-powered cold-water pressure washers from Shark-Karcher are powered by Honda engines (5.5, 6 and 13 hp). The pressure washers feature cleaning power of up to 3.6 gpm and 4,000 psi. Two of the units weigh less than 100 pounds. The series features a Shark-Karcher high-pressure axial pump with stainless-steel pistons and forged-brass manifold.
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Lifting Gear Hire Corp. introduces the Modulift lifting beam system, which is a portable and lightweight system designed for one-person assembly with the ability to lift a capacity of up to 700 tons. The system consists of a range of spreader beams that offer a modular span capability. Spans are accommodated by adding struts in increments, with the largest capacity at 700 tons with a 28 foot span.
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ProLine Equipment introduces the ProLineShovel, which enables the user to quickly dig smaller trees to either ball and burlap them or transplant them directly to another location on site. The unit is shaped like one-third of a standard, hydraulic tree spade, which allows the operator to make thrusts around the base of the tree to extract a uniformly shaped rootball. The nose of the shovel is shaped to prevent it from slipping off and around tree roots. The unit is available in both full and mini-skid sizes.
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