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Compact Utility Loaders
Compact Utility Loaders Continue to Evolve While Staying Right-Sized
The stand-on machines, also known as mini skid steers, have advanced beyond weekend-warrior status to popular tools for contractors. Check out the latest CULs on the market.
November 16, 2022
Eterra Intros Vortex Stump Grinder for Mini Skid Steers (Video)
The attachment for the stand-on machines can be used in tight, hard-to-access areas.
September 13, 2022
Bobcat Launches New Land Clearing Attachments for Small Loaders
These new rotary cutters and drum mulchers are designed to turn your compact equipment into brush-chopping machines.
March 28, 2022
Toro Dingo Attachments Take You from Demolition to Cleanup
Toro's floor scraper and the Vacuworx PS 1 portable vacuum lifting system attachments provide more versatility for the Dingo line.
January 25, 2022
Packing Power in a Small Frame: Toro Launches the Dingo TX 700 Mini Skid Steer
The new entry to the Dingo compact utility loader lineup matches a 700-pound capacity with a compact footprint.
January 21, 2022
Wacker Neuson Enters Compact Utility Loader Market with SM100
The mini skid steer is narrow enough to fit through doorways and gates yet has an ROC of 1,000 pounds.
November 9, 2021
Kubota Launches Slew of Attachments for Popular SCL1000 Stand-On Loader
Kubota got a lot of people excited when it introduced its first compact utility loader last year. Now it's offering a wide range of compact attachments to go with it.
July 12, 2021
Skid Steers vs. Compact Track Loaders: Which Machine Will Get Your Job Done?
The pros and cons of skid steers and compact track loaders and which is best for you.
March 30, 2021
Compact Utility Loaders Storm the Market, More Versatile Than Ever Before
With higher rated operating capacities, enhanced performance and versatility, CULs are rising to the forefront of the compact equipment market.
March 9, 2021
Kubota Shrank a CTL For Its First Mini Skid Steer: The SCL1000
How popular are CTLs? CTLs are so popular that demand is now exploding for tiny CTLs that you stand on—aka, mini skid steers. Kubota took notice and will soon release its first mini skid steer, the SCL1000. In this video we take a deep dive into the design of Kubota’s mini skid steer, how it […]
September 4, 2020
Toro rolls out buckets, Boss snowplows for Dingo mini skid steers
Toro has added two buckets and teamed up with Boss to add snowplow attachments for its lineup of stand-on Dingo compact utility loaders. See equipmentworld.com
June 16, 2020
Mini Skid Steers (Compact Utility Loaders) are Growing In Popularity, Size and Capability
Mini skid steers – also known as compact utility loaders and stand-on skid steers, among other names – are getting larger, more powerful and, because of their lower prices, even challenging skid steers and compact track loaders on jobsites.
June 12, 2020
Kubota unveils its first mini skid steer, the SCL1000
While admitting it has taken its time to enter the market, compact equipment giant Kubota unveiled its first model in the mini skid steer/compact utility loader segment, the 1,000-pound rated operating capacity SCL1000, Wednesday at ConExpo 2020. The machine will be available in the second half of the year. Kubota says it aimed the 1,000-pound […]
March 12, 2020
New Vermeer CTX160 mini skid steer lifts 60% more
Customers of Vermeer’s CTX100 wanted the ability to lift more but with a similar small footprint. In response, Vermeer created the CTX160, which has 60 percent more operating capacity than the CTX100 and is only 1 ½ inch wider and less than six inches longer than the CTX100. Check out our video below for all […]
November 7, 2019
New Ditch Witch SK3000 most powerful stand-on track loader ever
Ditch Witch's SK3000 is the company's most powerful stand-on track loader ever with 51-horsepower and 3,100-pound capacity.
October 29, 2019
Vermeer intros CTX160 stand-on track loader: More power in a still-small package
The CTX160 has 60 percent more operating capacity than the CTX100 and is only 1 ½ inch wider and less than six inches longer than the CTX100.
October 23, 2019
Toro Dingo TXL 2000, once a show-stopping prototype, now in production
Toro’s Dingo TXL 2000 compact utility loader made the progression from last year’s prototype to this year’s production machine during two consecutive American Rental Association Shows. The distinct feature of the TXL 2000, one that made it the talk at last year’s rental show, is its telescoping loader arms. Fully extended, the boom has a […]
March 11, 2019
JCB, Takeuchi, Ditch Witch and Toro show off electric compact construction equipment at rental show
Ditch Witch, JCB, Takeuchi, and Toro showcase electric compact construction equipment at the American Rental Association Show. Learn more on Equipment World.
February 27, 2019
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Tough & Techy: Cat Launches New 41-Ton 340 Excavator
Cat added a more powerful engine, wider track, 7.5-ton counterweight, and loaded it with standard technology.
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