Compact Track Loaders: Equipment Spotlight

October 2013, Vol. 68 No. 10
New Holland’s dozer-style undercarriage is engineered to hold fast on steep slopes and take command of muddy or sandy terrain.

Case
The Case TR320 compact track loader combines industry leading breakout and horsepower (90 hp) with excellent tractive effort, providing maximum stability and power transfer to the ground. This CTL features a dozer-style undercarriage designed to hold fast on steep slopes and improve operation, including a best-in-class departure angle. The TR320 features improved visibility, operator comfort, climate management and operator controls. CEGR technology helps to meet new Tier 4 Interim emissions regulations while also increasing productivity, improving fuel efficiency, and increasing uptime. 262.636.6011, casece.com

Caterpillar
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The Cat 299D XHP compact track loader is the largest, most powerful track loader that Caterpillar has ever built. The electronically controlled Cat C3.8 turbocharged engine produces 106 net hp and meets Tier 4 Interim emissions standards and peak torque is 277 lb/ft. Rated operating capacity is 3,185 pounds at 35 percent of tipping load. At 50 percent of tipping load, the rated operating capacity of the new Compact Track loader increases to 4,550 pounds. Operating weight is 11,647 pounds. This model is equipped with a 40-gpm), high-flow hydraulic system operating at 28,000 4,061 psi and producing 94 hydraulic hp, providing the capability to efficiently handle the largest of hydraulically powered work tools. The 299D XHP model includes many features as standard such as enclosed cab with air conditioning, air-ride seat, AMICS system and speed sensitive ride control. 309.675.1000, catrequests@cat.com

Kubota Tractor Corp.
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The model SVL75-2 and SVL90-2 compact track loaders offer best-in-class bucket breakout force and exceptional lifting capacity, providing outstanding performance and productivity. The 74.3-gross hp SVL75-2 boasts a 6,204-pound bucket breakout-force and a 4,881-pound lifting capacity. The 92-gross hp SVL90-2 has a bucket breakout-force of 7,961 pounds and a lifting capacity of 5,869 pounds. Both models are equipped with a rigid-mount undercarriage, a vertical lift designed for long reach (41.7 in.) and maximum lifting and dumping capabilities. 888.458.2682, kubota.com