Takeuchi has begun offering its TS Series line of skid steer loaders in North America. The TS Series skid steer loaders range in operating weight from 6,500 to 8,600 pounds and have a rated operating capacity ranging from 1,500 to 3,000 pounds.
The new skid steers are made by Terex under a partnership they and Takeuchi announced in late October 2012. The new skid steers are Takeuchi-branded and, Takeuchi will handle sales, rental and parts supply as well as customer support for the new skid steer loaders.
The TS Series is available with radical or vertical lift paths, as well as an optional two-speed transmission for travel speeds up to 12 mph.
Features include pilot-operated joystick controls, boom float with detent, mechanical attachment coupler, pressure releasing hydraulic quick connects, one piece main frame, front and rear work lights, 12 volt outlet, top view window, rear window, and back-up alarm.
Available options include pressurized cab, heat, air conditioning, AM/FM/MP3/Weather Band radio, hydraulic quick attach, block heater and several attachments including over-the-tire tracks.
The TS Series also includes a spacious, tilt-up operator’s station; a swing out cooling module; a standard foot throttle; and oversized axle pods with mechanical faced seals to protect from debris.
The TS Series offers attachments for a variety of applications such as snow removal, trenching, lifting and compaction.