Wheel Loaders: Equipment Spotlight

November 2012, Vol. 67, No. 11
The Doosan DL200 wheel loader.

Wheel loaders from Doosan, New Holland, Case, Volvo, Caterpillar, Kubota Tractor and John Deere.

Doosan
The Doosan DL200 wheel loader has a breakout force of 22,230 pounds, a full-turn tipping capacity of 17,110 pounds and a 2.6-cubic-yard bucket and a dump height of 9 feet 6 inches. All routine maintenance can be performed at ground level and a new roomy cab provides operators outstanding visibility and low cabin sound levels. The DL200 boasts 160 hp and has been upgraded to be interim Tier 4-compliant. For those requiring additional dumping capabilities, the DL200 is also available in a high-lift configuration, extending the dump height 15 inches above the standard DL250, to 10 feet 9 inches. doosanequipment.com

New Holland

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The B Series compact wheel loaders pay their way on the jobsite with outstanding performance in a compact, maneuverable machine. These machines feature a standard hydraulic quick coupler that is compatible with all skid steer loader attachments, a boom design that provides outstanding visibility and breakout force, and high-speed options for travel up to 21.7 miles per hour. The W50B TC features a 54-hp engine, a 1.05-yd3 bucket and an operating weight of 10,173 pounds. The W80B TC features an 82-hp engine, a 1.44-yd3 bucket and an operating weight of 12,544 pounds. 262.636.6011, newholland.com

Case
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The 621F wheel loader provides up to a 10 percent increase in fuel economy over the previous model, while delivering faster acceleration, quicker cycle times and higher travel speeds. To meet Tier 4 Interim emissions standards, Case F Series wheel loaders use selective catalytic reduction (SCR) technology, which results in lower temperatures in the exhaust system while optimizing combustion. The Case 621F wheel loader features a 6.7-liter Tier 4 Interim-certified engine that delivers up to 162 hp. Classified as a 2.75 yd3 wheel loader, the Case 621F has an operating weight of 26,641 pounds. The machine offers four programmable power modes to save fuel and increase available power. Case offers a range of attachments for the 621F wheel loader, including pallet forks, brooms, jib booms, buckets and weigh-load systems. 262.636.6011, casece.com