Komatsu launches LGP model of D155AX-Eight dozer

Komatsu has unveiled a brand new low floor stress mannequin of its 354-horsepower D155AX-Eight dozer with longer, wider tracks and two blade choices.

The brand new mannequin applies solely 7.7 kilos per sq. inch of floor stress, which the corporate says is the bottom in it class and is 47 % decrease than the usual D155AX-Eight mannequin.

It achieves this by eight fixed-mounted observe rollers on either side to distribute weight evenly and by rising the bottom contact space 72 % over the usual mannequin for higher flotation on tender floor. Komatsu says the dozer works properly for power and pipeline work.

The longer, wider tracks additionally present higher stability on slopes, the corporate says.

D155AX-Eight LGP with towing winch

Operators can select between angle blades or 12.9-cubic-yard semi-u blades. The D155AX-Eight LGP gives operators almost unobstructed views from the edges and entrance of the ROPS cab, and Komatsu added its Palm Command Management System for management and simpler operation.

Rear attachment choices embody a counterweight with inflexible drawbar, hydraulic winch and lengthy drawbar. The brand new dozer comes with the Komatsu Care complimentary upkeep program for the primary three years or 2,000 hours, whichever comes first.