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childret
11-20-2008, 07:51 PM
does anyone have experience using this machine and unloading semi trucks full of sod.......i think it has enough muscle but im not sure... please give me some feedback...thanks

Even Cut Lawn Care
11-20-2008, 08:28 PM
The operating load on a 277 is 2700 lbs that way more than enough, I use a 246 all the time wth no problems.

bobcat_ron
11-20-2008, 08:54 PM
Even the old 267B's could handle that.

Bigred350
11-20-2008, 09:42 PM
My 246 will pick them up if its pretty dry.

Scag48
11-21-2008, 02:40 AM
277B is a decent machine for lifting. It'll lift a little more than it's ROC fairly easy.

KRtraxx
11-21-2008, 09:01 AM
does anyone have experience using this machine and unloading semi trucks full of sod.......i think it has enough muscle but im not sure... please give me some feedback...thanks

Should be no problem at all....

childret
11-22-2008, 07:22 PM
well everything went fine....unloaded 2 truck loads of bahia today and machine had more than enough power....thanks for the responses....i just bought me a CAT