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