backhoe


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an excavator whose shovel bucket is attached to a hinged boom and is drawn backward to move earth

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This report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the backhoe loader market in North America for the period 2015-2019.
Today, JCB has sold a total of 600,000 backhoes, and for the past 15 years has been the world's largest backhoe manufacturer.
More and more of our customers have been telling us that they need a backhoe loader that is smaller simply because they are operating in congested towns and cities and on narrow streets.
In terms of geography, Asia Pacific dominates the global backhoe loader market, followed by North America and Europe.
That way the backhoe can't swing sideways during travel, causing injury to personnel or equipment.
CONSTRUCTION giant JCB has secured a PS40m order from the Brazilian government for more than 1,000 backhoe loaders, the world-renowned digger which made the company famous.
It is huge testament to the quality and versatility of JCB's backhoe loaders and it's fantastic to win an order of this size as we celebrate 60 years of backhoe loader production.
A backhoe loader consists of a tractor fitted with a shovel/bucket on the front and a small backhoe on the back.
Both H930S and H940S series provides the operator with an excellent backhoe performance and productivity in addition to a powerful loader performance, a statement said.
We believe he specifically targeted the snowplow equipment and stole the backhoe,'' Chief Sluckis said.
Without lube, the pivot arm's bearing can seize, causing the backhoe to bind.
These "freeze-frame moments" were captured in May when contractors for the 88th Air Base Wing Civil Engineer Directorate at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, brought the 117-foot control tower crashing down using a backhoe and other heavy equipment.
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While nothing compares to being in the driver's seat of a Caterpillar backhoe loader, an award-winning Web site now offers the next best thing to being there, with answers and explanations to common questions.
Backhoes are best suited to smaller demolition tasks, particularly jobs where the backhoe can be utilized to knock down the structure, then the front bucket can be used to move the material," he says.