Model 1K Compact Articulating Loader
The model 1K features a 48-hp Cummins diesel engine with an easy-access transverse mounting.
- Two-speed hydrostatics
- Planetary reduction hubs on each of the four drive wheels
- Drive system includes a 45° limited slip function
- No-scuff articulated steering for work on sensitive surfaces
- Universal tool carrier and 17.3 gpm auxiliary hydraulics
Swinger Compact Loaders (formerly NMC Wollard)
Powermoon introduces the Partymoon, an inflatable balloon-light for parties, weddings, marketing and more. Starting at a retail price of $790 and equipped with energy-saving lamps, the partymoon is very low in both acquisition and operating costs. Replacement bulbs cost about $4 and are available in most department stores. The color of a Partymoon can be easily changed by using colored filter foils that wrap around the energy-saving bulbs. There are more than 1,000 colors to choose from and adhesive decals can be easily applied and pulled off again without leaving a trace. The partymoon can be used indoors and out and available in three power versions.
Powermoon Enterprises, Inc.
PC88MR-8 Mid-Sized Hydraulic Excavator
Komatsu America Corp. (KAC) announces the PC88MR-8 mid-sized hydraulic excavator designed to bring increased production and added operator comfort to contractors in a wide variety of construction, utility, landscaping and other excavating applications. The eight ton class (8.4 metric tons) unit bridges the gap between "compact" and "construction" -sized units. The PC88MR-8 is equipped with the latest KOMTRAXTM technology which sends machine operating information to a secure website utilizing wireless technology. Real-time data including machine operating hours, machine location and fuel levels are relayed to the web application for customer viewing and analysis. The PC88MR-8 gets it power from a Komatsu Tier 3, 65-HP diesel engine, which has an increase of 17 percent more power than the prior model PC78MR-6. It also features increased drawbar pull, faster travel speed, 10 percent more arm digging force and a significant improvement in dozer blade travel to enhance grading and backfill operations. The PC88MR-8 has an operating weight of 18,558 pounds and features a maximum digging depth of 15 ft. 2 in., with a maximum reach of 23 ft. 5 in. The standard auxiliary hydraulic system flow of 33 GPM can be easily changed from single direction flow to bi-directional flow to provide superior hydraulic attachment productivity.
Komatsu America Corp.
Pressure Washer Engines
Honda Engines recently debuted its new series of general purpose engines specifically and solely designed for pressure washer applications. Hondas GX200TQAPW, GX390T1QAPW and GCV190LAN5AP engines are uniquely designed to provide smooth and reliable power to a variety of residential and commercial pressure washers. All three engines have been expressly tuned to provide maximum pressure washer output and feature exclusive components designed to match the needs of pressure washer users. Maximum power for the engines is achieved via improved engine cooling, while special induction components enhance engine breathing. In addition to meeting new, more stringent California emission requirements, Honda Engines meet or exceed all EPA requirements.
American Honda Motor Co.
Smarter Security Systems, provider of intelligent entrance control and outdoor security solutions, announces the availability of the SmarterDVR 150, a self-powered camera, DVR, and wireless communication system that secures valuable and vulnerable outdoor assets. SmarterDVR 150 is an all-inclusive, discreet box that includes a still camera, a video camera, invisible IR for nighttime security, a flash-based DVR, and a GSM cellular modem that can send alarm alerts via text messages or via emails with snapshot evidence. SmarterDVR 150 is powered by a rechargeable battery which can be charged by an optional solar panel for perpetual use. The integrated cell modem allows SmarterDVR 150 to send email notifications and text messages to multiple people when there is an alarm. With an intuitive website to remotely manage multiple SmarterDVR 150s and view all still camera images, the systems can easily be placed in remote locations and left unattended for extended periods.