Toro previewed its 121-hp RT1200 riding trencher with exclusive planetary-gear-reduction trencher drive at ICUEE 2013. The Cummins-powered RT1200 is scheduled for release in 2014.
- Planetary-gear-reduction trencher drive uses a flywheel, torsion shaft and planetary gear set to multiple torque and absorb trencher-chain shock loads
- Buyers can choose from tracks or tires and several attachments, including a backhoe, 6-way backfill blade, rocksaw, vibratory plow, reel carrier and trencher drive
- Standard tilt frame tilts the machine to maintain trench angle.
- Standard four-wheel drive and four-wheel steering