New John Deere L-Series Compact Wheel Loaders Tackle Toughest Jobsite Tasks

The new John Deere 204L and 304L compact wheel loaders deliver higher productivity, increased uptime and lower daily operating costs. An evolution of the 204K and 304K models, the L-series models are built for tasks that require peak productivity in small spaces and over rough terrain. The 62 horsepower (46 kW) 204L and 67 horsepower (50 kW) 304L models are equipped with Final Tier 4 Yanmar engines and fuel-efficient hydrostatic transmissions to keep noise to a minimum while still providing the productivity needed on the job. An optional ride control is now available, which reduces material spillage and makes for … Read more

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42-Inch Anchor Tether Creates Spacious 18’ Diameter Work Area

Gear Keeper’s new family of ergonomically constructed Super Coil anchored tool tethers are manufactured with a low-force polyurethane elastic core that is woven throughout the entire body of the webbing. The result is a tool tether that creates an 18-foot diameter working area but will gently retract to just 42 inches. Designed for tools weighing up to 25 pounds, Gear Keeper’s proprietary manufacturing process minimizes “extension” arm fatigue while in use and minimizes entanglement issues when climbing or working in confined areas. These new Gear Keeper products present safety advantages by offering a significantly longer extension length combined with a … Read more

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Gehl Introduces New V420 Skid Loader

Gehl unveils the world’s largest skid loader, the V420. This machine features a Tier IV certified Deutz 120 horsepower engine and 4,200 pounds (1905 kg) of rated operating capacity. This is an increase of 21.7 horsepower and 200 pounds in operating capacity over the V400, Gehl’s previous model in this size range. The large skid steer loader comes standard with cab, heat and air conditioning; 14-pin connector for easy attachment use; two-speed for travel around the jobsite and Gehl’s patented hydraglide for a smoother ride and less material spillage from the attachment. A vertical lift path of almost 12 feet … Read more

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DEWALT Launches Jobsite WiFi Access Points Built for Construction

DEWALT recently launched its Jobsite WiFi Access Points (DCT100), which are made in the USA with global materials and built to withstand tough construction site conditions. Because reliable internet access is a necessity on residential and commercial construction sites of any size, DEWALT Jobsite WiFi Access Points utilize the user’s existing ISP to provide jobsite wireless internet coverage. With an operating temperature of -4 F to 122 F, the Access Points are IP67 rated to protect against dust and water submersion. In addition, the Jobsite WiFi mobile app, coming soon, will provide detailed steps to guide users through the simple … Read more

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