The VX-3 series includes nine models with operating weights from 2,100 to 18,100 lbs. and bucket breakout forces from 2,360 to 14,730 lbs. Digging depths range from 5 ft. 2 in. to 15 ft. 1 in. The newly designed operator space includes all auxiliary hydraulics (and an optional 3rd line) located on the joystick. Engines are compliant with Tier 4 Interim/Stage IIIA emissions regulations, and conform to EU low noise regulations. Standard Tough Track from Bridgestone is featured on the undercarriage. Other features (depending on model) include expandable tracks, variable-displacement piston pumps and standard backfill blades.