Small Articulated Loader is a brand new machine class for Bobcat (VIDEO)
What do you get while you cross the maneuverability of a stand-on or mini skid-steer with a few of the functionality of a compact wheel loader? Bobcat says it seems one thing just like the Bobcat Small Articulated Loader (SAL).
The SAL is a brand new machine kind for Doosan Bobcat, one which the corporate’s president for North America, Mike Ballweber, says it started researching solely three years in the past.
Bobcat will initially launch two SAL fashions in Spring 2020: the L23 and the L28. Each can be powered by 25 horsepower engines.
The first distinction between the L23 and the L28 is that whereas the L23 has a set growth, the L28’s telescoping growth can attain as much as eight.5 toes for loading and dumping into vans for extra versatility.
Bobcat has not offered figures for lifting functionality, nonetheless, the corporate says machines’ compact dimension, maneuverability and skill to elevate small pallets of block or different supplies with low floor disruption make it enticing for tree elimination contractors, landscapers, snow elimination, mild building purposes and extra.
Due to its slender width, the SAL can match on sidewalks for broom work and snow blowing. Bobcat says the SAL will assist quite a lot of attachments.
Fenders, extensive tires, an enclosed heated cab, counterweights and extra can be found choices.