Different brands of skid steers.

Discussion in 'Heavy Equipment & Pavement' started by BIGBEN2004, Feb 23, 2008.

  1. BIGBEN2004

    BIGBEN2004 LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 823

    How many different brands of skid steers are their out their? That would include any past brands that are no longer in business. What ones where some of the best and some of the worst?
     
  2. P.Services

    P.Services LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 6,322

    Asv
    Belle
    Benati
    Bobcat
    Boxer
    Case
    Caterpillar
    Daewoo
    Deere
    Ditch Witch
    Doosan Daewoo
    Fai
    Fiat Hitachi
    Fiat Kobelco
    Finn
    Ford
    Gehl
    Hydra-mac
    Hyundai
    Icc
    International
    Jcb
    Koehring
    Komatsu
    Libra
    Mahto
    Massey-ferguson
    Melroe
    Mobility
    Mustang
    New Holland
    Owatonna
    Pichon
    Power House
    Racoon
    Ramrod
    Rounder
    Scattrak
    Takeuchi
    Tcm
    Thomas
    Toro
    Toyota
    Vermeer
    Volvo
     
  3. BIGBEN2004

    BIGBEN2004 LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 823

    Wow how did you list all them so fast? You just pulled them off the top of your head or what?
     
  4. tnmtn

    tnmtn LawnSite Bronze Member
    from NE Tn.
    Posts: 1,021

    bulldog also
     
  5. Tigerotor77W

    Tigerotor77W LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Germany
    Posts: 1,891

    And Patriot
     
  6. bobcat_ron

    bobcat_ron LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 10,112

    Picasso nailed all the names, Scat Track and Volvo are the same. The names you don't recognize are the ones that never made it very far like Koehring, Scat Trak, Hydra-Mac and Toyota, they just sold off their patents to the other names over the years.
     
  7. cat2

    cat2 LawnSite Senior Member
    from Mi
    Posts: 891

    To me the main ones are

    Bobcat
    Case
    Cat
    Deere
    Asv
    tachuchi (sp)
     
  8. Lazer_Z

    Lazer_Z LawnSite Silver Member
    from NJ
    Posts: 2,579

    Na, you got it all wrong. This is how the top 6 goes.

    CAT
    ASV
    TK
    Case
    Deere
    Bobcat
     
  9. bobcat_ron

    bobcat_ron LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 10,112

    Don't forget Thomas, they were very good for their times to!
     
  10. 1wezil

    1wezil LawnSite Senior Member
    from tn
    Posts: 535

    you forgot New Holland they are in the top 5 !
     

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