March 2007 – Wirtgen America Inc. introduces the new midsized Wirtgen W 120 Fcold milling machine at World of Asphalt 2007 in Atlanta.
The W 120 F is a high-performance cold milling machine with a milling width of 1.20 m, ideal for removing complete asphalt courses to their full depth. It replaces the W 1200 F/T in the product line.
The W 120 F has an hydraulically folding supporting wheel, and features front-end loading of reclaimed asphalt pavement (RAP) via a two-part conveyor system. The machine can be equipped with wheels or crawler tracks.
The optional Flexible Cutter System (FCS)permits the use of different milling drums with working widths of up to 1.20 m and a variety of line spacings. And the W 120 F can be equipped with the optional new Wirtgen Level Pro® leveling system.
Milling width: Milling depth: Engine output: Operating weight: Number of wheels: Option crawler tracks: Milling drum drive: Travel drive system:
47.2 inches (1,200 mm / 120 cm) 0 to 12.6 inches (0 to 320 mm) 280.3 hp (209 kW / 285 PS) CE 42,549 lb. (19,300 kg) 4 4 mechanical hydraulic / all-wheel
BACKGROUNDER Wirtgen America, Inc., Nashville, is the North American arm of the Wirtgen Group, the single-source marketer of the world”s most technologically advanced lines of asphalt reclaiming and recycling equipment from Wirtgen, asphalt and soil compactors from Hamm Compaction Division, and asphalt pavers from VÃ¶gele America Inc. In late 2004 Reinhard Wirtgen, founder of Wirtgen Group, was honored as one of the “Top 100 Private Sector Transportation Design & Construction Professionals of the 20th Century” by the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA).