The PL61 pipelayer offers 40,000 lbs. of lift-capacity and the capability to meet requirements for precision control, transportability, operator comfort, visibility and durability.
- Shares many common components with D6K tractor, including a Cat C6.6 ACERT engine, closed-loop hydrostatic drive system, oval-track SystemOne undercarriage and electronically enhanced operator station
- Also offers hydrostatic draw-works, two-speed load line and extendible counterweight
- 18-foot hook and cable-controlled boom constructed of high-tensile-strength steel and raised and lowered by independent hydraulic winches