Visionary Implements: Picking the Best New Attachments for Small Tool Carriers in 2018

Visionary Implements: Picking the Best New Attachments for Small Tool Carriers in 2018

Wielding hydraulic tools like a breaker, backhoe, bucket or broom, a tool carrier can be the ultimate do-everything machine on a project site, but a…

Winter Attachments: Enjoy these Implements Geared for Ice and Snow Removal

Winter Attachments: Enjoy these Implements Geared for Ice and Snow Removal

Fall is in the air, and winter is just around the corner. That means snow season is officially here, so snow and ice management professionals…

Loftness Introduces Battle Ax Mulching Attachment for Skid Steers

Loftness Introduces Battle Ax Mulching Attachment for Skid Steers

Loftness has introduced new models of its Battle Ax horizontal drum mulcher designed specifically for skid steers. Featuring a new rotor, tooth design and exclusive two-stage…

Loftness Releases Awesomely Named Bad Ax Disc Mulcher Attachment for Skid Steers

Loftness Releases Awesomely Named Bad Ax Disc Mulcher Attachment for Skid Steers

Loftness recently introduced its Bad Ax disc mulcher for skid steers. This high-powered forestry head is ideal for a wide range of applications, including land…

Visionary Implements: We Pick the Best Attachments Released in 2017

Visionary Implements: We Pick the Best Attachments Released in 2017

Wielding hydraulic tools like a breaker, backhoe, bucket or broom, a tool carrier can be the ultimate do-everything machine on a project site, but a…

Covering ICUEE: Compact Equipment Heads to the  Ultimate Biennial Utility Construction Show

Covering ICUEE: Compact Equipment Heads to the Ultimate Biennial Utility Construction Show

ICUEE is dubbed the Demo Expo. Why, you ask? Well because the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, Ky., is maybe the best convention center in…

Attachment Showcase: Dig These Innovative Implements for Skid Steers, Excavators and Beyond

Attachment Showcase: Dig These Innovative Implements for Skid Steers, Excavators and Beyond

Kubota Hydraulic Breaker Kubota’s compact track loaders stand out from the competition with top-notch performance, comfort, maintenance and unobstructed forward visibility. Powered by efficient Kubota…

How to Properly Pick a Planer Attachment for Your Skid Steer and Track Loader

How to Properly Pick a Planer Attachment for Your Skid Steer and Track Loader

Demand is growing for the cold planing of asphalt and concrete surfaces in limited applications, such as trimming around manhole covers, smoothing a surface, feathering…

Visionary Implements: We Pick the Best Attachments Released in 2016

Visionary Implements: We Pick the Best Attachments Released in 2016

We’re big fans of the tool carrier concept. Machines like skid steers, track loaders, mini excavators, wheel loaders, telehandlers, backhoes and beyond can run various…

Signs Your Loader Needs an Auxiliary Hydraulic Cooler

Signs Your Loader Needs an Auxiliary Hydraulic Cooler

Cool It Now The enemy of productivity is downtime — something most contractors can’t afford. So when hydraulics redline and force operators to take unwanted…

Loftness Redesigns Cool Flow Hydraulic Oil Cooler to Improve Cooling Capacity

Loftness Redesigns Cool Flow Hydraulic Oil Cooler to Improve Cooling Capacity

The redesigned Cool Flow auxiliary hydraulic cooler from Loftness now, more than ever, meets the needs of tool carriers and other machines operating in the most…

Loftness marks 60 years of manufacturing success

Loftness marks 60 years of manufacturing success

This year, Loftness Specialized Equipment marks 60 years of manufacturing success in the heart of the upper Midwest. Loftness has grown and expanded as a…

Three Attachments That Just Work Better with Tracks than Wheels

Three Attachments That Just Work Better with Tracks than Wheels

Compact track loaders are built like little Sherman tanks. Engineered with a dedicated undercarriage, these tool-carrying cousins of the skid steer can attack a lot…

How to Maintain a Mulching Head Attachment

How to Maintain a Mulching Head Attachment

The Harsh Life of Forestry Work Requires Regular Maintenance Few attachments undergo the harsh operating conditions of a mulching head. Between the abrasive work, the…

Visionary Implements: Our Annual Attachment Awards Honor the Best Implements of 2015

Visionary Implements: Our Annual Attachment Awards Honor the Best Implements of 2015

Wielding hydraulic tools like a breaker, backhoe, bucket or broom, a tool carrier can be the ultimate do-everything machine on a project site, but a…

Greenies Gather: Compact Equipment’s GIE+EXPO Preview (which happens this week!)

Greenies Gather: Compact Equipment’s GIE+EXPO Preview (which happens this week!)

Like its utility construction cousin ICUEE (the International Construction and Utility Equipment Exposition, which happened in early October), GIE+EXPO is an enormous machine trade show…

Utility Contractors Raise ICUEE: The Ultimate Utility Construction Trade Show Returns to Louisville Sept. 29-Oct. 1

Utility Contractors Raise ICUEE: The Ultimate Utility Construction Trade Show Returns to Louisville Sept. 29-Oct. 1

ICUEE is dubbed the Demo Expo. Why? Because the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, Ky., is maybe the best convention center in the United States…

Turn Your Compact Track Loader into a Mulching Master

Turn Your Compact Track Loader into a Mulching Master

As valuable as vegetation is, it usually needs to be managed in some fashion. Sometimes to build new, we must clear the old — trees,…

Interesting implements and attachment systems for utility tractors

Interesting implements and attachment systems for utility tractors

The tractor pull is a great tradition. Souped-up, dragster-style tractors, spitting smoke, noise and dirt, pull increasingly heavy sleds of weight to see who can…

Meet the Cool Flow Hydraulic Oil Cooler Attachment from Loftness

Meet the Cool Flow Hydraulic Oil Cooler Attachment from Loftness

The Cool Flow hydraulic oil cooler from Loftness Specialized Equipment greatly reduces the risk of overheating in skid steers and hydraulically powered attachments when operating…