tracked self loading dumper with auger

Discussion in 'Landscape Architecture and Design' started by hardscaper, Feb 22, 2007.

  1. hardscaper

    hardscaper LawnSite Member
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    Messages: 84

    Came across the attached machine, I'm thinking it would be much more versatile then a mini skid as you could carry more fill (14 cu.ft.)with it as well as auger, lift pallets do light excavation and it is still less then 34" wide. We move a lot of material out of/ in to tight backyards and a mini skid bucket is just too small, I'm thinking this unit could do that plus augering and carrying in stones. As it is self loading we could use one machine on the jobsite.Any comments.

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  2. cgland

    cgland LawnSite Bronze Member
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    How does it load itself?


    WALKER LANDSCAPE LawnSite Bronze Member
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  4. hardscaper

    hardscaper LawnSite Member
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    Messages: 84

    The auger is replaced with a bucket to load the dumper, it lifts back over the box and fills it. Attached is a picture of one without the tilt cylinders. I'll have to ask the importer who builds it, we run similar machines of theirs and they sent me information on this one to see what I thought, but it looks like a different manufacturer from the units we have.

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  5. hoskm01

    hoskm01 LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,690

    How does it compare (power and capacity) to the mini skids used today?
  6. PatriotLandscape

    PatriotLandscape LawnSite Bronze Member
    from MA
    Messages: 1,209

    how much is it?
  7. Bigred350

    Bigred350 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 794

    I would hate to load some dry topsoil with that thing. You would get covered in dust.
  8. leaflandscape

    leaflandscape LawnSite Member
    Messages: 241

    Can it dig, because that's the hard part.
  9. lawnguyland

    lawnguyland LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,108

    I kinda like it- if it is solid, works, and is affordable!
  10. Armadillolawncare

    Armadillolawncare LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 570

    Who makes that and how much?

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