FAE offers the RCU-55 remote controlled tracked carrier for land clearing, site preparation, forestry, municipal projects and construction sites. Equipped with a 56-hp KOHLER KDI 1903 turbocharged engine, the RCU-55 can work on steep slopes up to 55°.
This compact tracked carrier can mulch vegetation up to 5 in. in diameter with the BL1/RCU mulcher head and small shrubs and vegetation up to 2 in. in diameter with the PML/RCU mulcher head. The BL1/RCU mulcher head has a working width of 49 in., while the PML/RCU mulcher head features a 59-in. working width.
The heavy-duty undercarriage of the RCU-55 features a hydraulic variable track system with independent undercarriage frames for stability on steep terrain. The rubber tracks combined with the undercarriage’s triple-flange style oscillating rollers system provide traction on rugged surfaces. Dual hydrostatic transmission supports traction and the attachment.
Equipped with a self-cleaning radiator, the tracked carrier is capable of reaching a top speed of five mph. It features a maximum lifting capacity of 1,320 lbs.