Top 10 Features of Knuckleboom Loaders

Here are the top reasons why you’ll want to take a look at the Cat® C Series Knuckleboom Loader:

1. Fast, smooth, productive
Loggers get a lot of production at the landing.

2. Fuel efficient
Fuel-efficient power systems make them economical to run. An Economy Mode provides the most fuel economy.

3. Custom-engineered hydraulics
Fast cycle times, smooth operation, maximum durability.

4. Powerful lift capability
Move more wood and reduce your cost per ton.

5. Three operating modes
Loggers have greater flexibility to manage engine horsepower and fuel consumption, depending on the application. Lift and swing torque are the same in all modes.

6. More power when you need it.
Operating in power mode provides the most speed.

7. Exceptional cooling capability
Enlarged engine coolant, hydraulic, and charge air cooling package for efficient heat rejection. Electronically controlled variable speed fan is modulated to provide cooling when needed, reducing noise and fuel consumption.

8. Work tool options
Choose from a selection of grapples made of high-tensile, wear-resistant steel. Configurations for large multi-stem loads as well as handling single logs.

9. Reliable
Large condenser, solid state controls, Cat ToughGuard™ hoses and O-ring face seals, and beefy boom tube clamps increase reliability.

10. Automated control system
The Cat Equipment Care Monitor provides best-in-class diagnostics, operator setup capability, and adjustment of attachment flows.

Loggers will appreciate the advanced features of the C Series.
Loggers will appreciate the advanced features of the C Series.

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559C Knuckleboom Loader

Our C Series Knuckleboom Loaders are more fuel efficient and feature powerful hydraulics for greater reliability and more lift at full reach.

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