Skid-Steer Loaders & Attachments: Komatsu SK815-5

August 2009 Vol. 64 No. 8

The SK815-5 skid steer loader is equipped with Komatsu’s patented Automatic Power Control, HydrauMind hydraulics and a standard two-speed transmission.

With a 54-hp engine, the SK815-5 has a 5,785 pound operating weight with a 1,550 pound operating capacity. Other features include an auxiliary hydraulic circuit with a maximum flow of 16.1 gpm, with the option of a “Super Flow” auxiliary hydraulic circuit at a maximum flow at 26 gpm. This skid steer offers a standard, two-speed, shift-on-the-go transmission with a working speed of 6.5 mph and a travel speed of 10 mph. All instrumentation is located on the operator restraint bar for easy viewing, and all controls and switches are within easy reach of the operator. The SK815’s Proportional Pressure Control joystick levers are easy -- operators have the choice of three control patterns, ranging from traditional hand and foot controls to two variations of the “all hand” controls. All three control patterns are fully hydraulic, adjustment free and maintenance free. With an optional, fully enclosed cab with slide-up overhead front doors, the SK815-5 features 360-degree visibility, heating and air conditioning. 866.513.5778, www.komatsuamerica.com