Track Loader: Efficiency Improvements

The Cat 963 Track Loader meets U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final/EU Stage V emission standards. It offers 10% improved fuel efficiency over the previous model and is powered by a 202-hp Cat C7.1 engine with 15% greater peak torque, according to the manufacturer. Auto and Eco modes help reduce fuel consumption. The cab has been updated with a suspension seat and adjustable armrests and controls. An optional Fusion Quick Coupler allows a variety of attachments to be quickly added and swapped out. Cat; 

Hydraulic Excavator: Lightweight

Coming in at under 29,000 lb, the PC130-11 is a mid-size, entry-level conventional tail swing excavator. It has six working modes and can reduce fuel consumption by 12% over the previous model, according to the manufacturer. It has steel castings in the boom foot, boom nose and arm tip for better work load distribution. Bucket capacity ranges between 0.34 cu yd and 0.78 cu yd. Komatsu;

Air Barrier: Water Resistant

The VPS 30 vapor permeable air and water barrier does not require a primer, reducing installation times. It’s comprised of a breathable, weather-resistant carrier film and adhesive that bonds tightly to substrate. The barrier can also be used as a water drainage plane due to its water resistant properties. It can be installed at temperatures of 25° F and higher. GCP Applied Technologies;

Framing Nailer: Cordless

The F-35XP framing nailer, with brushless motor, is powered by an 18-V lithium-ion battery and self-contained compressed air cylinder. It can drive paper-tape collated framing nails into a variety of tough substrates, including engineered lumber. The nailer has a 34˚ magazine that holds 60 fasteners. It can fit nails that are 2 in. to 3½ in. long with a diameter from 0.113 in. to 0.148 in. The nailer comes with a 5-amp battery charger that reaches 80% in 30 minutes, with batteries fully charged in one hour. It can drive up to 600 nails on a full charge. Senco;


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