Track Trenchers & Rock Saws

May 2011, Vol. 66 No. 5
Vermeer T1055 Commander 3

Track trenchers and rock saws from Vermeer, Trencor/Astec, Ditch Witch, Tesmec USA, Trench-Tech, RIVARD, Mastenbroek and Mid America Trenchers.

Vermeer
The T1055 COMMANDER 3 is powered by a 415-hp engine and features a Rotary Power headshaft and splined headshaft that produce a lower speed and higher torque, providing superior rock penetration and low chain wear for better production results. The T1055 is equipped with the new TEC Plus electronic control system designed for improved diagnostic capabilities and to increase performance by enhancing machine controllability. Sectionalized boom lengths increase work efficiency. The 6-, 8-, 10-, 12- or 14-foot boom lengths offer job flexibility and eliminate the time and effort of changing booms. 888.837.6337, www.vermeer.com

Trencor/Astec
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Trencor offers two state-of-the-art industry mechanical drive wheel trenchers for utility and pipeline work – the T1360W and T1660W. Both models feature extended length crawlers, fully enclosed and oil bath lubricated chain final drives, multiple drilled digging rims, and in most cases, double segmented rims. Direct mounted hydraulic hoist cylinders for optimum digging performance are standard on all models. 800.527.6020, www.astecunderground.com