Friday Fun: Cat Excavator Makes Appearance in Transformers: The Last Knight
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Friday Fun: Cat Excavator Makes Appearance in Transformers: The Last Knight

A Caterpillar excavator is next in line to carry on the tradition of Cat equipment appearing on the big screen when it joins the team…

Excavator Engines: Understanding the Power and Complexities of Diesels in Small Excavators
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Excavator Engines: Understanding the Power and Complexities of Diesels in Small Excavators

The lifeblood of a compact hydraulic excavator is its hydraulic fluid (pressurized oil) that flows through its pumps and motors, but those motors wouldn’t animate…

Watch This Case Study on How the City of Tavares Utilizes a Vac-Tron Vacuum Excavator
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Watch This Case Study on How the City of Tavares Utilizes a Vac-Tron Vacuum Excavator

Let’s learn how Phillip Clark, Water Supervisor for Tavares, Fla, works smarter, not harder with a Vac-Tron vacuum excavator. One of the many task his…

Ditch Witch VP30 Vibratory Plow Minimizes Disruption on Residential, Utility-Installation Jobs
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Ditch Witch VP30 Vibratory Plow Minimizes Disruption on Residential, Utility-Installation Jobs

Ditch Witch, a Charles Machine Works Company, recently released the new, compact VP30 vibratory plow to help operators efficiently install a variety of residential utility…

Friday Fun: Dig this new video on Bobcat’s R-Series compact excavators
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Friday Fun: Dig this new video on Bobcat’s R-Series compact excavators

Bobcat Company has enhanced its industry-leading compact excavators with the all-new, next generation R-Series excavators. Featuring a bold, distinct design, R-Series excavators will help boost…

Camso Increases Warranty Terms for its Mini Excavator Tracks
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Camso Increases Warranty Terms for its Mini Excavator Tracks

Camso, formerly Camoplast Solideal, increases its warranty terms for its mini excavator tracks (MEX HXD and MEX SD) and stands behind its claim of having…

Opposable Options: Advice for Pairing Your Compact Excavator with the Perfect Thumb
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Opposable Options: Advice for Pairing Your Compact Excavator with the Perfect Thumb

Evolution begins with the thumb. This is true for us mammals, and it’s true for our machines. Take your regular old digging excavator, add in…

Understanding Brush Cutters and Flail Mowers for Compact Excavators
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Understanding Brush Cutters and Flail Mowers for Compact Excavators

Mini excavator is almost a misnomer these days. Excavators of all sizes are being used for more than just actual excavation. Take mulching applications for…

CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017: Photo recap of days 2 and 3
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CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017: Photo recap of days 2 and 3

It is officially Day 3 of CONEXPO-CON/AGG, but we’d believe it if you said it was really day 33. There is so much happening and…

Caterpillar plans wider rollout of Cat Connect in excavator lineup #CONEXPO
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Caterpillar plans wider rollout of Cat Connect in excavator lineup #CONEXPO

At CONEXPO, Caterpillar announced that contractors can enhance their jobsite accuracy, productivity, and efficiency using the latest Cat Connect technology. Cat Grade with Assist and…

Hyundai at #CONEXPO: 3-ton-class model excavator introduced to 9A series
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Hyundai at #CONEXPO: 3-ton-class model excavator introduced to 9A series

Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas introduced a seventh model in its 9A series of Tier 4 Final-compliant compact excavators at the 2017 CONEXPO in Las Vegas….