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Winter201415THECONTRACTORSRESOURCEFORINDUSTRY-LEADINGCOMPACTEQUIPMENTTheIndustrysFinestCompactEquipmentOneSourceTenConvenientLocationsAtConExpo2014leadingcompactequipmentmanufacturersKomatsuKubotaandTakeuchihighlightedthebenefitsoftheirrespectiveandmuchanticipatedTier4Finaltechnologies. www.columbusequipment.com2EPATier4FinalIsHereWhatItMeanstotheWorldAndYourBottomLineSince1996off-highwaydieselengineshaveprogressedthroughfivesuccessivelymore-stringentphasesTierstoreduceexhaustemissions.Mosthorsepowercategoriesexceptforthoseinthe75-174horsepowerrangeandthosewithmorethan750horsepowerwhicharesubjecttoTier4-FinalregulationinJanuary2015arenowrequiredtomeetthemost-stringentTier4-Finalstandard.ThetwopollutantsofprimaryconcernareparticulatemattercarbonparticlessaturatedwithunburnedfuelandoilresidueandcompoundsofsulfurbasicallyblacksmokewiththepotentialtoharmlungsandnitrogenoxidesNOxwhicharetoxictoinhalationandenvironmentallydamaging.TheenvironmentalandhealthbenefitsresultingfromtheEnvironmentalProtectionAgencysnewTier4FinalstandardsbyreducingparticulatematterPMandnitrogenoxideNOxemissionswereamajorfocusatNorthAmericaslargestconstructionequipmenteventConExpo2014.LeadingmanufacturersKomatsuKubotaandTakeuchihighlightedtheben-efitsoftheirrespectiveandmuchanticipatedTier4technologies.WhilethebigdriverforTier4regulationsisenvironmentalandhealthbenefitscus-tomerswillalsorealizethebenefitoflowerfuelusageasfuelisburnedmoreefficientlywithintheenginealongwiththeassociatedoperatingcostreductionsinthe5-10range.Increasedpowertorqueandproductivityarealsokeydriversthatroundoutawin-winscenarioforequipmentownersandoperators.Itsallaboutuptime.TodayreliabilityisexcellentwithproductsupportprogramscustomizedtoTier4-drivenequipmentandtheever-increasingsupportexpertisethatcomesfromthethousandsofhoursspentservicinglow-emissionTier3iT4andTier4FinalequipmentinthefieldsaidColumbusEquipmentCompanyGeneralSalesManagerJasonCrain.ThetransitiontoTier4signifiesmultiplebenefitsforourcustomersforthemarketstheyserveaswellasforsocietyatlarge.AsolderequipmentbecomesobsoleteandisreplacedbytodaysTier4machinessocietyasawholewillbenefitfromthecleanerairincludingownersandoperatorswhospendmuchoftheirtimearoundtheequipmentheadded.ImprovedfuelefficiencyincreasedproductivityandahealthierbottomlinearealladditionalicingonthecakeCrainconcluded.KomatsuTier4FinalEngineSAA6D107SelectiveCatalyticReductionDieselParticulateFilter ThePC88MR-10tight-tail-swingexcavatorhasnewfeaturesthatimprovefueleconomyefficiencyandserviceability.Bridgingthegapbetweencompactandconstruction-sizedexcavatorsthePC88isanexcellentoptionforcontractorsworkinginavarietyofconstructionutilityandlandscapingapplicationsincludingworkinconfinedspaces.Withadiggingdepthof152andareachof235themachineoffersstabilityandahighliftingcapacity.Thisversatilemachineisdesignedforusewithavari-etyofattachments.Thestandardhydraulicsystemflow33gpmcanbechangedeasilyfromsingledirectiontobidirectionalflowasneededforattachmentproductivity.Abucketthumb-mountingbracketandauxiliarypipingforattachmentsarebothstandardequipment.Anewenhancedattachmentcontrolallowsoperatorstostoreupto10attachmentsinthemonitorpanelandtwo-wayattachmentscanbeoperatedinEconomyMode.Allworkmodesaredesignedtomatchenginespeedpumpdeliveryandsystempressuretotheapplication.OperatorscanalsochoosetheirpreferredcontrolpatternbackhoeorISOstyle.TheEPATier4FinalemissionscertifiedengineonthePC88provides4percentbetterfuelefficiencyandusesacontinualpassiveregenerationsystemthatdoesnotrequireadieselparticulatefilterorAdBlueDEFinjection.Komatsuhasimprovedaccessformain-tenancetaskswithalargeropeningontheenginehoodandalargerservicedoorfordailychecks.Radiatorandoilcoolermodulesaresidebysidetospeeddailychecksandbothhaveimprovedcoolingcapacity.Anenhancedworkingenvironmentalsofeaturesalarge7high-resolutioncolormonitorpanelthatprovidesECOGuidanceforoptimalfuel-efficientoperationahigh-backsuspensionoperatorseatandintegratedROPSinacabdesignthatmeetsISOLevel1OperatorProtectiveGuardstandards.KomatsuPC88MR-10HydraulicExcavatorEngineeringandTechnologyBuiltIn...JustTurntheKeyContactyourlocalColumbusEquipmentCompanycompactequipmentspecialisttoday.RICHDURST740207-1626TIMEARLY937212-82083SPECIFICATIONSNetHorsepower65.5HPOperatingWeight1873919290lb.BucketDiggingForce13781lb. WiththereleaseoftheTier4FinalTB230TB240TB260andTB290compactexcavatorsTakeuchideliversthreeworkhorsesthatrepresentsomeofthemostadvancedcompacthydraulicexcavatorsavailabletoday.Basedonfield-provenTakeuchidesignphilosophyincreasedperformancegreaterworkingrangeimprovedoperatorcomfortandimprovedserviceabilityareallprimarybenefits.Foundedin1963TakeuchiwasthefirstcompanytointroducethecompactexcavatorandlaterthecompacttrackloadertotheNorthAmericanmarket.FiftyyearsonTakeuchiemploysahigh-pressurecommon-railinjectionsystemdieseloxidationcatalystandaDieselParticulateFilterDPFexhaustafter-treatmentsystemtomeetEPATier4Finalrequirements.TakeuchiHonorsPioneeringPastByFocusingOnABrightLow-EmissionFuturewww.columbusequipment.comTB230TB240TB260andTB290CompactExcavators4TB230240Theall-newTakeuchiTB230andTB240compactexcavatorssharethesamedesignphilosophyastherecently-introducedTB260.Thesleekredesigned24.4HPTier4FinalTB230packsabucketbreakoutforceof6471poundsatanoperatingweightof6.607pounds.MeanwhiletheTB240deliversanimpressive9959poundsofbucketdiggingforcenearlyfifteenpercentmorethantheTB235itreplacesatanoperatingweightof8289pounds.TheTier4computer-controlledYanmarengineprovides35grosshorsepoweranincreaseofover20andfeaturesnewworkingmodesEcoandPowerforgreaterperformance.TheTB240alsofeaturesareinforcedboomwithlargegussetreinforcementsforimprovedstrengthanddurability.Thebodyhasbeenredesignedtoallowforground-levelpanoramicserviceabilityeliminatingtheneedforatiltingoperatorstation.TB290ReplacingtheTB285excavatortheTB290thesecondbiggestexcavatorintheTakeuchicompactlineuphasabasemachineweightof18780pounds.Themachines69-horsepowerturbochargedYanmarenginedeliversoutstandingpowerandperformancewithmaximumtorqueof223foot-poundsandafueltankcapacityof33.8gallons.TheTB290likeotherTakeuchiconventionalseriesexcavatorsprovidesagreatplatformforusingmultipleattachmentsanddeliverssuperioroverallbalanceandperformancesaidClayEubankspresidentofTakeuchiUS.Webelievethatoperatorsshouldhavecomfortwithoutsacrificingpowerandperformance.TheTB290deliverscomfortvalueandperformanceonthejobsite.Operatorswillalsoenjoythewide-rangingfunction-alityofaroomydeluxeautomotive-styledcab.ForadditionalcomforttheTB290comeswithatwo-year2000-hourfull-machinewarranty. TakeuchialsoexpandeditscompacttrackloaderlinewiththeadditionoftheTL8.The74-horsepowerTier4Final-poweredmachinerepresentsandunrivaledblendofpowerandefficiency.TheTL8trackloaderisbuiltforstrengthper-formancemaneuverabilityandruggedversatilityinharshenvironmentssaidClayEubankspresidentofTakeuchiUS.WiththenewLCDmonitorpanelandadvancedcontrolsTLoperatorshaveeverythingtheyneedatthepalmoftheirhandtomakethejobaseffi-cientandcomfortableaspossible.WithitsTL10andTL12linematestheTL8sharesanarrayofuser-focusedTLfeatures1.Increasedoperatingcapacityandenginepowermeansthesepowerful-but-nimbleloaderscantackleandcompleteeventhetoughestofjobs.2.AnewLCDmonitorpanelandswitchbankandselectableattachmentcontrolsystemareexcitingnewfeaturesthatgreatlyenhancecapabilityandproductivity.3.AnEcoModefeaturereducesfuelconsumption.4.Redesignedpressurizedfatigue-freecabenviron-mentsaremorespaciousandcomfortableandfeatureimprovedHVACforuglydaysandroll-updoorsforthenicedays.Thesefeaturesalongwithbucketbreakoutforcesexceeding6800lbs.andloaderliftarmforcesofover6700lbs.meantheTL8deliversunmatchedperformanceinthemostdemandingapplications.TL8TL10andTL12TrackLoadersSPECIFICATIONS5MachineTL8TL10TL12EngineTier4FinalInterimTier4InterimTier4Horsepower74.3HP92HP110HPOp.WeightCab8620lb.10516lb.11618lb.TippingLoad6020lb.6867lb.8102lb.TLoperatorshaveeverythingtheyneedatthepalmoftheirhandtomakethejobasefficientandcomfortableaspossible.ClayEubanksPresidentTakeuchiUS KubotasTier4-FinalStrategyOverview6TheTier4FinalengineemissionstrategyforKubotaincludesimprovementofexistingdieselenginetech-nologiestosatisfyboththeemissionstandardsaswellasawiderangeofmarket-drivendemands.ToensurecompliancewiththenewregulationsKubotaemploysavarietyoftechnologiessuchasCommonRailSystemCRStooptimizecombustionbycomputerExhaustGasRecirculationEGRtechnologyandDieselParticulateFilterDPF.Kubotahasalsodevelopedandintroducedanewemission-compliantdieselenginewithengineoutputrangebetween25to50horsepowerwhichusesKubotasproprietaryTVCScombustionsystemanduniqueDPFregenerationsystem.Withthisapproachitispossibletocreateamoredurablequietandfuel-efficientenginewithminimalimpactontheenginepack-ageforeasyinstallation.OnefeaturewearemostproudtoofferourcustomerswithregardtocleaneremissionsistheKubota-originalAutomaticRegenerationsystemsaidKeithRohrbackerKubotaconstructionequipmentproductmanager.ThisadvancedsystemautomaticallyburnsaccumulatedparticulatemattersootintheDPFmufflertokeepthemufflercleanforlongeroperation.UserssimplyneedtooperatethemachineandtheprocesstakescareofitselfaddedRohrbacker.OnefeaturewearemostproudtoofferourcustomerswithregardtocleaneremissionsistheKubota-originalAutomaticRegenerationsystem.KeithRohrbackerProductManagerKubotawww.columbusequipment.com 7CompactExcavatorsOurTier4Kubota-CleanDieselSolutionK-CDSengineshavebeenshowntoproducesignificantlylowerNOxemissionsandlessparticulatematterPMthanourcompetitorsTier4solutionssaidRohrbacker.BothPMandNOxemissionsareknowntobeharmfultonotonlytheozonebuttotheoperatorandanyoneelsecloseenoughtoinhalethem.AssuchKubotaTier4excavatorsofferasignificantadvantageespeciallyforenclosedindoorapplicationswhenitcomestothehealthoftheoperatoraswellastheenvironment.AllofKubotasU-SeriesandKX-Seriescompactexcavatorsfeatureclean-runningKubotaenginesthatnotonlycomplywithTier4emissionsregulationsbutofferlownoiseandvibrationlevelsagreatfeatureforworkinginclosequartersornexttohomesandbusi-nesses.Exceptionalfuelefficiencyalsomeansfewertripsforfill-ups.SVL-SeriesTheSVL75-2andSVL90-2arethelatestmodelsintheKubotalineup.PoweredbyefficientKubotadieselenginesthecompacttrackloadersareKubotadesignedengineeredandmanufacturedtodeliverexceptionalreliabilitydurabilityandquality.BothSVLmachinesbringoutstandingperformancelowemissionsandsuperiorproductivitycommentedRohrbacker.WiththeirCommonRailSystemandDieselParticulateFilterenginesemissionsarereducedtomaketheSVL75-2Tier4FinalT4FandSVL90-2InterimTier4iT4compliantwhilestillmaintainingclass-leadingbucketbreak-outforceandliftingcapacity.Theelectronicengine-stallguardmakessurethatthesetouchmachineskeepgoingevenunderthetoughestconditions.NeedACompactSolutionCallTodayForThePerformancePricePointAndProductSupportCombinationThatBestServesYourBusiness.OurTier4Kubota-CleanDieselSolutionK-CDSengineshavebeenshowntoproducesignicantlylowerNOxemissionsandlessparticulatematterPMthanourcompetitorsTier4solutions.KeithRohrbackerProductManagerKubota 2014MediaworksMarketingInc.PresortStdUSPostagePAIDMediaworksMarketingInc.43214OhiosDependableDealerStatewideCoverageFromTheFollowingLocationswww.columbusequipment.com2323PerformanceWayColumbusOH43207OhiosDependableDealerColumbus614443-6541Toledo419872-7101CinCinnaTi513771-3922RiChfield330659-6681Cadiz740942-8871dayTon937879-3154CanTon330453-4521zanesVille740455-4036PainesVille440352-0452PiKeTon740289-3757ENGINEERINGPOWER...ANDPERFORMANCEATAPRICEYOUCANAFFORDCompetitiveSubsidized0FinancingAvailableOfferGoodThrough123114.CertainRestrictionsApply.SeeStoreForDetails.0APR42MonthsFoR