The 456 HT from JCB is offered alongside the existing 456ZX, which features a Z-Bar geometry loader arm. Both 456 models have 4.3 cubic yards bucket capacity. The HT 4-cylinder loader arm design with attachment quick-hitch provides high attachment torque for controlling loads with forks, grapples or handling arms in all positions throughout the lifting arc of the arms. With no center tipping links, the HT's design visibility is greatly enhanced and this improves operator confidence and general on-site safety when handling and placing heavy loads.
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Yanmar's V4-5 wheel loader offers lift capacities of 4,134 (full lift) and 6,945 (low lift) pounds. Single-lever operation features auto-leveler, which places the bucket level on the ground. The bucket moves quickly back to the loading position and helps make every operator more efficient. Two-mode control allows the operator to select fully automatic shifting or a fixed-speed mode for low travel speed operation in restricted areas.
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Thomas Equipment

With its slim 36-inch wide footprint, the 85 loader from Thomas zips down sidewalks, maneuvers between buildings or squeezes into the tightest corner in the barn. Combined with its short 71.4-inch cab height, the loader is able to duck under low overhead areas to get to the work. Powered by a 19.8-hp Kubota diesel engine, the machine features a full 850-pound lifting capacity. This combined with its twin bucket cylinder design provides 2,200 pounds of breakout force.
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New Holland Construction

New Holland Construction's LV60 and LV80 tractor loaders feature inching pedal, controllable down pressure for the hitch, increased fuel capacity and a quieter, more comfortable operator's station. The increased fuel capacity, which has been upped by 20 percent to 23 gallons on the LV60 and 31 gallons on the LV80, allows contractors to put in a 10-hour day without refueling. The new models all feature improved visibility, reduced vibration and increase operator comfort. Lift-off side panels are designed to allow easy access to daily service points.
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Allmand Bros.

Allmand Bros. introduces the new 8330 compact utility tractor. Featuring a 3-point hitch system, rear PTO and mechanical 4-wheel drive, the tractor is designed for use with a variety of implements in a wide array of applications including landscape, agriculture, construction and rental. It has standard rear auxiliary hydraulics. A wide variety of implements are compatible with this system and are driven directly by an independent, 540-rpm rear PTO. The tractor uses a synchro-shuttle shift transmission for easy forward and reverse loader operations.
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Komatsu's ISO certification and critical quality control ensure manufacturing consistency. The WA50-3 sound suppression materials and air intake resonator are utilized in the engine area decreasing sound output, which reduces operator stress and fatigue. Speed and dynamic braking are controlled by a single pedal, providing low effort machine operation. The wheel loaders feature maintenance-free wet-disc brakes and easy opening engine covers to keep operators productive and efficient.
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Daewoo Heavy Industries America Corp. introduces the new Mega 250-v wheel loader. The Mega 250-v is a larger design, with increased productivity and operator comfort, than its predecessor — the Mega 250-III. The model has fully automatic transmission with a modular cab design, offering all-around visibility for added safety to the operator. Many optional equipment features, such as a timber grapple, rotating beacon and fuel-feeding pump, can be added to increase the machine's performance and application productivity.
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John Deere

John Deere has introduced the 304H four-wheel-drive loader, the third model in the new 300H Series line. Powered by a 4-cylinder 65 net hp engine, the 304H provides maximum operator comfort and visibility, enhanced maneuverability and increased versatility. Features include stereo steering and two-speed hydrostatic transmission with electronic shift control.
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Morbark reintroduces its Model 6300XL tractor. The 6300XL is manufactured for land clearing contractors and tree harvesters. The high-speed unit, with a patented, low resistance, 14-tooth pocketed disc saw, will fall and bunch in excess of 600 trees per hour. Optional felling heads include a 20-inch Rapid Buncher Disc Saw, complete with heavy-duty 1 ¼ -inch T-1 steel disc, or a 20-inch Feller Buncher Shear with hydraulic lateral tilt. Redesigned load arms and lift frame are designed to improve the tractor's strength under various loading conditions.
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Atlas Copco

Heavy-duty hydraulic breakers by Atlas Copco are more robust, reliable and easier to use. The hydraulic breakers are available in four models, 1100, 1700, 2500 or 4000. Weighing from 1,500 to 5,300 pounds, they can be used on 8- to 40-metric ton carriers. Features include polymer guide plates, built-in suppression, tool retainer, central lubrication, reliable accumulator and improved shock absorber. The hydraulic breakers can be used on all types and makes of carrier because they are able to handle a wide range of working pressures and flows.
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Three new Case D Series — 21 D, 221D and 321D — wheel loaders offer outstanding lift capacity, maneuverability, bird's-eye visibility and versatile attachments in a compact package suited to a host of work sites. The new series range in engine power from 53 to 71 net hp and maximum bucket capacity from 1.0-cubic yards to 144-cubic yards. A Z-bar loader linkage delivers high breakout forces from 12,013 to 16,934 pounds for fast cycle times and maximum productivity.
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The Caterpillar 267 and 277 multi-terrain loaders are the first of a new class of compact, rubber-tracked Cat machines designed for versatility, flotation, traction and stability. The loader features a suspended track undercarriage that allows the machine to work in a broader range of applications and terrain conditions than a skid steer loader. The new loaders can be productive in soft, wet underfoot conditions and on sloped terrain. The multi-level suspension system minimizes shocks transferred to the machine and the operator for improved load retention and comfortable ride.
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Buhler Mfg.

The B56 wheel loader from Buhler is a 4-wheel drive unit that articulates and oscillates for tight space operation. It is powered by a 56-hp Kubota diesel engine. The Buhler allied name is best known for front end loaders with a variety of buckets, forks, grapples and other attachments. The Buhler Farm King product line includes such items as mowers and snow blowers, which have been adapted for use with the wheel loaders.
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Bobcat introduces its A220 all-wheel steer loader with skid-steer capabilities. The machine offers two different steering modes — all-wheel steer and skid-steer — with the flip of a switch in the operator's cab. Other features include a 2-speed travel option, low-effort joystick controls, a low-speed/high-torque inching mode, foot pedal accelerator and a rated operating capacity of 2,220 pounds.
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Ditch Witch

The Ditch Witch RT115 is a compact, rubber-tire tractor designed to meet a wide range of underground construction needs. Its John Deere turbocharged diesel engine provides efficient power. An integrated front cast weight eliminates the need for an extended weight rack, allowing the tractor to work productively in tight jobsite areas. A hydrostatic transmission and a variety of interchangeable attachments enhance the tractor's versatility.
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The Swinger model 2000 articulated compact loader/carrier now features a 65-hp Cummins 3.3 diesel engine. The new naturally aspirated engine represents a 13 percent horsepower increase over the prior engine. Additional features include high fuel economy, efficient cold start characteristics, reduced engine noise levels and a two-year/2,000-hour warranty. Also new for the model is a modular, side-by-side split radiator designed for effective cooling of both hydraulic fluid and engine coolant.
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Kubota Tractor offers eight utility tractors, with a hydraulic shuttle transmission and hydraulic wet clutch, ROPS or new factory cab. Kubota's hydraulic shuttle transmission allows for smooth direction change between forward and reverse without the need to push in the clutch. The hydraulic shift lever is located within easy reach of the left hand, on the steering column. The 4-speed main shift is fully synchronized and in combination with the high/low range provides eight forward and eight reverse speeds.
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