Handling and loading logs for forestry and landscaping applications can be demanding work, and you need the right equipment to take on the job. If you're looking for ways to optimize your efficiency, a knuckleboom loader can deliver the capabilities you require. With specialized features to match your applications, it's a trusted option that can improve your crew's productivity rates for the most demanding jobs.
Whatever logging project you're tackling next, discover the advantages of this equipment designed specifically for your industry's requirements. Knuckleboom loaders simplify the process of handling and loading logs in forestry operations. You can trust Caterpillar to produce industry-best knuckleboom loaders that will maximize your productivity and reduce your operating costs.
As a type of swing equipment, knuckleboom loaders have a boom designed strategically for log handling applications. This equipment is available in wheel-based, track-based or trailer-mounted models to work with your requirements. Built with fast and efficient hydraulics, knuckleboom loaders have an optimal design for quick swing and boom functions. The equipment's grapples include a rotator and pin-mounting feature to optimize log positioning and loading.
Different types of knuckleboom loaders offer additional operational capabilities. One option is a set of forks that work together with the loader's grapple to allow for more efficient handling. You can select between various grapples, including bunching, log and pulpwood grapples, to handle your specific applications. Attaching a heel to the grapple or boom can deliver even more control for log handling.
Knuckleboom loaders can provide wide-ranging advantages for your operations. This type of equipment is highly efficient in log-handling requirements because its unique design gives operators advanced control to sort, lift and move logs in various environments. It's more compact and delivers greater lifting power to meet logging requirements.
With the knuckleboom's specialized features to address your requirements, this equipment can accomplish various log handling applications with high efficiency. It brings the power, optimized controls and multipurpose functions to meet your operational objectives seamlessly.
Some of the ways this equipment can optimize your processes include:
Caterpillar has always been a trusted leader in manufacturing tough, dependable equipment for the industry's most demanding projects. When you're looking for a trusted source for equipment, The Cat® Rental Store dealer network has you covered. With over 1,300 locations and extensive resources to meet your requirements, our dealers can provide what you need for the job.
The Cat Rental Store in your area carries a complete selection of log loader rental units. We'll help you choose the right machine for your applications and budget. Give us a call at 1-800-RENT-CAT or contact us online to rent whatever you need from people who do whatever it takes.