New features for utility vehicles
John Deere is updating its line of Gator Utility Vehicles to include automotive-like features that make the vehicles easier to operate and provide improved control in a variety of terrain, the company says. Updated John Deere Gator Utility Vehicles, including the HPX Work Series, Mid-Size XUVs, and Full-Size XUVs, offer an integrated park position and improved shift pattern for easier operation and a more automotive-like feel. The updated units also feature instant four-wheel drive that’s engaged with the flip of a switch.
Zero turn mowers
Bobcat introduces a 21-machine lineup that includes both zero-turn sit-on and zero-turn stand-on mowers.
Dewalt announces its new ToughSystem 2.0 Storage System, which offers improved durability and modularity versus previous units, is now available. With an increased wheel size and a durable design, the new storage products can withstand the rough treatment of the jobsite, workshop, and van racking, Dewalt says.
Building on the same base machine platform as their predecessors, the new Cat D1, D2 and D3 Next Generation small dozers feature styling changes, technology enhancements and a new low-emission fuel-efficient engine that provides significant value for the customer. The D1, D2 and D3 Next Gen dozers replace the D3K2, D4K2 and D5K2 models, respectively, and the new series offers the same specialty model options as in the past.
Engineered to bridge the gap between indoor and outdoor lighting applications, the new low-voltage NL up/down sconce from FX Luminaire provides a high-performance, bidirectional solution for lighting designers, the company says.
Bobcat Company is widening its
attachment offering with the
introduction of new large excavator
attachments. The new lineup includes the Bobcat trenching bucket, grading bucket and pin grabber, as well as main pin and pro-link thumb attachments paired specifically with the E145 and E165 large excavators.
The new John Deere 210L and 210L EP tractor loaders are now available with grade control-ready and grade indication factory options. The grade technology options combined with an updated box blade result in increases to productivity and efficiency when completing site prep, road building and landscaping jobs, John Deere says.
Digital features for compact loaders
Bobcat launches Features On Demand, a patent-pending
technology that gives customers the flexibility to enable
additional features on their R-Series compact loaders.
Caterpillar announces five new backhoe loader models operating in the 14-ft and 15-ft size classes. The new line consists of the Cat 415, 416, 420, 420 XE and 430 models, replacing the 415F2, 416F2, 420F2, 420F2 IT and 430F2 machines respectively. The new Cat backhoe loaders offer similar model platforms throughout the line to deliver component commonality and operating similarities throughout range.