July 1, 2001
Platform Extension The new Mega Deck platform from JLG Industries extends the deck of the company's model 500RTS to 25 feet long and 6 feet, 11 inches

Platform Extension

The new Mega Deck platform from JLG Industries extends the deck of the company's model 500RTS to 25 feet long and 6 feet, 11 inches wide. The powered dual-deck extensions each have a 500-pound capacity and provide additional workspace for handling oversized materials. The total platform capacity is 1,500 pounds.
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Grinding Wheels

The new Supra grinding wheels use superior abrasive grains and the latest design technology to produce more stock removal and less dust discharge, according to Abmast Abrasives.
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Excavator Attachment

Constructed of alloy T-1 steel with a solid plate, Thumbs attachments from Attachment Sales are designed for use with all excavator models, from mini to large, and are also available for rubber tire loader backhoes. The units come with a 1-year warranty.
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Green Concrete Saw

Johnson Diamond Tool's Emerald Cut green concrete saw features a new 4-horsepower motor/controller that is designed to sense the torque at the blade and adjust the cutting force automatically. The self-propelled saw has a blade capacity of 5 to 9 inches in diameter, cutting depths up to 3 inches, and a weight of 49 pounds.
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Compact Backhoe

The Kanga Hoe is a backhoe attachment for the company's mini-loader. The unit can dig to depths of 6.5 feet and features twin independent hydraulic stabilizers. It can be used for a variety of applications including tree transplanting, drainage and sewer excavations, installing underground cable and general excavating projects.
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The TA10 towable aerator is ideal for aerating larger commercial areas, according to BlueBird. Once hooked up to a tractor, the unit aerates a path 3 feet wide with up to 3 inches of core depth. Tip wheels allow for easy passage through narrow openings and the hand crank lets operators easily raise and lower tines.
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Hole Digger

General Equipment's 330H Hole Digger features a 5-horsepower Honda 4-cycle engine, multiple auger options and high-capacity Timken bearings. Comfort-Flex operator handles flex under load to absorb and dissipate shock and stress forces. The unit can accept earth augers from 2 to 18 inches in diameter, in standard 3-foot digging lengths. Full-length, flighted auger extensions are available.
877/DIGGER 5 [344-4375]
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Drain Cleaning Machine

The model R drain-cleaning machine from Electric Eel features a frame constructed of 11/4-inch steel tubing and a 1/3-horsepower Baldor motor. The unit cleans 3- to 6-inch diameter lines up to 100 feet with unique, 3-element Tri-Max cable.
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General Pipe Cleaners' Super-Vee drain cleaner can unclog sink, shower, toilet and laundry lines up to 3 inches in diameter. According to the manufacturer, the unit is equipped with a slide-action chuck in the front handle grip to engage and release the cable with a quick push or pull, even while the cable is rotating. The chuck adjusts to accept 1/4 inch- to 3/8 inch-diameter Flexicore cables.
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Vibratory Plate Compactor

The Bomag BP18/45-2 single-direction, vibratory plate compactor delivers 4,050 pounds of centrifugal force. Standard features include a 5.5-horsepower Honda gasoline engine, a high lip at the edge of the base plate, frame-integrated lifting point and side lifting handles. Options include a 4-horsepower Robin gasoline engine and a water sprinkling system.
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Telescopic Handler

K-D Manitou's MVT 628T is the latest addition to its Maniscopic line of telescopic handlers. The unit has an overall clearance of 6 feet, 3 inches when lowered and lifts to a height of 20 feet, 6 inches. Other features include a fully enclosed cab, a Perkins diesel engine, a Varioshift hydrostatic transmission, auxiliary hydraulics and three steering modes.
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Trencher Attachment

Designed for use on Dingo compact utility loaders, the Toro trencher attachment offers a 4- to 12-inch digging width and digs to depths of 3 1/2 feet. The unit is available with both planetary or direct drive and features a trenching angle can be adjusted between zero and 90 degrees. The Dingo's hydraulic system delivers 12 gallons per minute of flow at 3,000 psi of hydraulic power. Using the Toro quick-attach system, the unit quickly attaches to all models in the Dingo line of compact utility loaders.
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Concrete Saw

Diamond Products' new Core Cut CC4000D concrete saw features an easy-access blade drive system that allows the operator to adjust blade speeds quickly, the company says. The unit offers the choice of a 35- or 40-horsepower Wisconsin gas engine or a 30-horsepower Lincoln electric motor and is available with a single- or multiple-speed blade drive. The saw has a maximum cutting depth of 12 3/8 inches with a 30-inch guard.
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Barreto trenchers feature the SnapLoc hydraulic four-wheel-drive system for cross trenching or working over trench mounds. The hydraulic headshaft drive system eliminates the need for gears, chains and belts. The units trench to depths of 24, 30 and 36 inches with widths of 4 and 6 inches.
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Stump Cutter

The MacKissic stump cutter offers several new features. The redesigned frame has a stronger construction and a rear kickstand that keeps the cutter head elevated during storage and doubles as an additional cutter-head guard. A new front bumper protects the engine while providing a lifting handle, and the unit's braking system can stop the cutter head in less than 2 seconds.
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Compound Miter Saw

Powered by a 15-amp motor, the C10FCB compound miter saw from Hitachi Power Tools cuts a 4-by-4 or a 2-by-6 with a single press with a 10-inch blade. Features include a dust bag, wrench, stock stopper, chip deflector, extension bars and a pivoting fence to support larger stock. The unit weighs 31 pounds.
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Impact Wrenches

APT and Delsteel have added impact wrenches to their current line of pneumatic tools and tool steel. Ten sizes of impact wrenches are available. Features include a feathering trigger, handle exhaust, heavy-duty torque and low noise and vibration levels. The units come with a 2-year warranty.
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Planer Attachment

The Bobcat 40-inch planer attachment is designed for large planning applications such as line stripe removal in parking lots or highways where a wider unit is ideal, the company says. The unit's ski depth, side-shift functions and oscillation are hydraulically operated by fingertip controls, allowing operators to make adjustments while maintaining loader steering levers. The attachment can be used on the Bobcat 863H, 873H, and 963 skid-steer loaders as well as the 864H compact track loader.
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The Classen TA-17D Split-Drive aerator offers two unique features: two user-friendly controls on the main handle to steer around corners and trees without raising the tines, and a tine-propelled construction that allows for deeper penetration. Other features include a 4-horsepower Honda engine, removable weight bar, front poly drum and a protective chain guard.
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Air Compressors

CompAir's new global range of portable air compressors features units with outputs of 135, 150, 175, 185, 200 and 250 cubic feet per minute at 100 pounds per square inch. The company also offers pressure units with outputs at 150, 175 and 200 psi. Full option packages offer 8.7- or 16-horsepower generators, on-board tool lubricators, road lights, wheel chocks, braked axles, aftercoolers and filtration equipment. Engine options include Deutz, Caterpillar and John Deere.
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