Echo’s new ProXtreme series of 2620 trimmers offers a 25.4 c.c. professional grade engine that delivers 1.35 hp. Equipped with a flex cable drive shaft for quick acceleration, premium two-stage air filtration, advanced “hot re-start” technology, and a larger fuel tank for extended run times. It also features a 17-in. cutting swath.
Walk-behind concrete trowels
Atlas Copco introduced three new walk-behind power trowels — the BG 245, BG 375 and BG 475 — which include upgraded features that enhance versatility and safety on a variety of applications, from fine edge to rough surface concrete finishing. The units can be equipped with either a twist pitch or quick pitch for optimal performance on a wide range of jobs. Atlas Copco also designed the trowels with its exclusive QuickStop feature that stops the blade rotation immediately after the operator releases the handles. This results in zero-degree spin that minimizes the risk of injury.
The new Baumalight DSA530 Dropsaw’s 180 degree rotating cutting head offers precision control to make quick and clean work of trimming and limbing. The head rotates on a helical rotary actuator. The unique design of this actuator keeps all moving parts enclosed for protection and long life. The helical actuator has incredibly precise positioning and holding power so you can confidently place the saw in the angle.
Compact wheel loader
The new John Deere 324K compact wheel loader is now available with a high-lift option, which is especially beneficial in landscape applications. With increased reach and height to hinge pin, the 324K high-lift is especially adept at dumping into feed mixers and quickly stacking lighter loads. This high-lift configuration enables sure roll back to carry loads without spilling and solid stability of lighter materials.
The CTX100 compact utility loader from Vermeer is equipped with versatile features such as dual hydraulic auxiliary controls and a universal mounting plate. The machine features a 40 hp (29.8 kW) turbocharged engine.
Portable box screener
Lake Erie Portable Screeners introduces a portable box screener as a smaller, economical alternative to the Pitbull 2300. The Pitbull 2300B has no conveyors and features a smaller frame, allowing it to boast the durability, portability and screening rate of the 2300 at almost half the cost. The new model is simpler, lighter and more compact than the larger version, yet delivers high outputs with a wide range of materials, including topsoil, mulch, gravel, stone and asphalt.
Lake Erie Portable Screeners
Vaisala launches a new host device for GMP251 and GMP252 carbon dioxide probes. Indigo 201 is the first product in a series of host devices, designed to extend functionalities for existing and future Vaisala’s Indigo-compatible probes. Indigo 201 provides an optional display, analog outputs and relays, and a wireless user interface accessed easily by, for example, a mobile phone.
The TL12R2 radial track loader by Takeuchi-US replaces the TL12 and features an operating weight of 12,530 lbs. It delivers over 6.5 per cent more operating capacity, and has a tipping load of 8,629 lbs. The machine also features a bucket breakout force of 8,210 lbs., has a maximum hinge pin height of 10 ft. 6 in., a dump height of 7 ft. 10.5 in., and dump reach of 3 ft. 1.8 in.
Electric outdoor equipment
Dewalt expands the Flexvolt System with outdoor power equipment. Featuring batteries that automatically change voltage when the user changes tools, the outdoor power equipment lineup will include the new 60V Max chainsaw, handheld blower, and string trimmer, all featuring the new Flexvolt 60V Max 3.0Ah battery (9.0Ah when used in 20V Max tools).
Cassara Verde by Permacon is an ecologically responsible, vegetated paving system that reduces runoff water and is ideal for vehicular areas.