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Discussion in 'Heavy Equipment & Pavement' started by tbi, Jul 21, 2010.

  1. AWJ Services

    AWJ Services LawnSite Platinum Member
    from Ga
    Messages: 4,280

    It's the same size as The TL140. Weighs about 10k
  2. Gravel Rat

    Gravel Rat LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 9,544

    So it is the same size as Chris's machine then isn't his a TL140.
  3. Dirtman2007

    Dirtman2007 LawnSite Platinum Member
    Messages: 4,366

    Mines a 150, its bigger then that by about 1-2,000 lbs
  4. Blue Goose

    Blue Goose LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 448

    Sooo, what's the differences between the 100 and 200 series?
  5. Gravel Rat

    Gravel Rat LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 9,544

    Those are big skid steers compared to what a person sees around here. No wonder your machine can pick up what it does the sucker weighs just as much as a small forklift.
  6. bobcat_ron

    bobcat_ron LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 10,129

    A/C, radio, hydraulic Q/A is standard on the cabbed version, the 100 series only had a full cab with A/C, the rest was the buyer's responsibility, like I did.
    Other thigs like slight paint scheme change and TIER regs, and the 250 has the Kubota engine.
  7. Dirtman2007

    Dirtman2007 LawnSite Platinum Member
    Messages: 4,366

    Is it just the 250's that have the kuboties in them? I was thinking the 240 did as well.

    Anyone have any experience with the kubota engines in the 250? I think they dropped the HP a tad.
  8. Digdeep

    Digdeep LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,840

    It's the same 3.8L that is in the Bobcat T320 except that it is tier III and the T320's isn't.
  9. skidsteer

    skidsteer LawnSite Member
    Messages: 135

    Electric sjc controls that cost 2k to replace and have to be dealer calibrated when they fail. Electronic gizmos in the cab to spend money on at 1000 hours.
    Maybe not stone age, but would be better off if it was.
  10. Ozz

    Ozz LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 887

    And the fact that the cabs are tiny, and the joysticks suck- sloppy, slow...:)

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