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Our Bobcat™ skid-steer loaders excel in quickly moving large volumes of material. This loader is commonly used for grading a site to the elevations required such as when building a driveway, backfilling a foundation, or establishing a new lawn. A dozen people working feverishly with shovels and wheelbarrows would be unable to keep up to the rate at which the loader can dig, carry, and spread materials on your jobsite. A skid-steer rental can condense that weekend-long job you’ve planned into a couple of hours.
Excavators move ground with precision. They often work in tight areas with fine tolerances for digging, grading, carrying, and loading. Our small excavators can get into the tightest of sites, often sneaking through the backyard gate! Our machines are commonly used to dig utility/irrigation lines in for new homes, rearranging shrub beds, and re-doing perimeter foundation drainage on older homes. No other machine is quite as capable at precision work on difficult sites than a compact mini-excavator.
Powered machines tame the more aggressive hills and difficult terrains, climbing with ease through mud and rocky base. These wheelbarrows are small enough to fit through back garden gates to access more difficult to reach and far away areas. With the hydraulic dump capacity, your work is cut way down. Whether walk-behind or ride-on, we’ve got a great little assist to make hauling yards of material much easier – and less time consuming. And yes, we do have those old fashioned reliable heavy duty wheelbarrows for all those usual jobs! Come and see which one fits your job.
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Contractor-quality, steel-stay construction, 6 cubic-foot capacity wheelbarrow. In orange.
Weight: 395 lb
Payload: 1100 LB.
Hi, Low and Reverse Gear.
This nifty little gas-powered wheelbarrow is a must for those hard to access, steep angle landscaping projects. With it’s rubber track drive this unit will traverse steep slopes and muddy conditions easily. The fold down modified box holds 4.4 cubic feet of material with payload up to 1100 lbs.
Note: This is THE tool to use if you are wheelin’ up a hill.
Engine: 3 HP KUBOTA
Weight: 998 LB.
Length: 95” (7’11”)
Payload: 1550 LB.
This is a great machine to reduce your physical labour on any job site. The Kubota KC70 is a diesel powered electric start ride-on wheelbarrow with a big 1/2 yard capacity – 1550 lbs! It’s capable of fitting into confined or narrow spaces. The track and roller drive powers through mud and climbs steep inclines and difficult ground with ease. Cover more ground quickly with three forward gears. You’ll appreciate the value of the hydraulic dump, which makes the destination delivery easy – and fast!
Note: Three forward gears for different speeds of travel!
Performance: Single axle, 3500 lb. GVW. = approximately 2000 payload capacity
Length: 12’0” long
Width: 5’0” or 6’0” width
Sides: Solid, 2’0” high
Entry/Exit: 4’0” attached reinforced steel ramps
Accessories: includes 2, 2” load straps, trailer jack
A 2” ball is required for towing. Electrical harness available
Have you ever wanted to move your garden waste in something bigger than your car trunk? Tired of borrowing an old junker to move heavy loads? Look at the specs and you’ll agree that these movers will do the job with ease. These trailers are 12’ long with 2’ high solid sides and 4’ easy entry/exit rear-mounted ramps. Choose either a 5’ wide or 6’ wide trailers to haul those heavy loads legally and efficiently. Perfect for your bulk landscape needs, or moving heavy equipment!
Uses: for sand, soil, and rock (up to 8” diameter).
Weight: 1600 lbs.
Feed: with loader buckets up to 78” wide.
Stop paying to haul it away! Turn that pile of excavated material into useful soils for your next landscaping project. This portable screener is designed to be run in conjunction with a small tractor or skid-steer loader. Our T-650 Bobcat is the perfect loader, but our S-150 Bobcats also work: either machine can pick up and move the screener around on the jobsite with special lifting lugs designed to securely “connect” with the bucket of the loader.
Please note: Dry or slightly damp soils are best, and easiest to screen. Wet, clay-type or muddy soils tend to clog up the screens and do not screen well. Dry periods from late Spring to early Fall is the best time to use this screener in most cases.
Note: This simple machine can save you a LOT of money in trucking soil mixed with rock offsite and buying, and then trucking suitable replacement soil back. Please discuss your options with us today!
Engine: 46HP Kubota
Weight: 5662 lbs
Height: 76 1/2” / 6’4.5”
Width: 61” / 5’1”
Operating Capacity: 1500 lbs
Fuel Capacity: 87 ltrs (approx. 11hrs)
Fuel Type: Diesel
The heated cab offers the operator greatly improved protection from the elements. Rental includes both a toothed (digging) and flat-edged (clean-up) bucket.
A versatile machine, applications for the S-150 include: working in adverse conditions, such as snow; material handling: loading pickup trucks, trailers, and small dump trucks; skid-steers are also great for moving material. The S-150’s two buckets are also well-suited for scarifying, digging and leveling ground, as well as backfilling trenches. Of course, with the right attachment, a Bobcat skid-steer loader can be adapted to suit almost any project.
Please see below for our skid-steer loader attachments.
Weight: 10378 lbs
Height: 82” / 6’10”“
Width: 73” / 6’1”
Track Width: 12.5”
Operating Capacity: 3360 lbs
Roller Suspension: Yes
Fuel Capacity: 102 ltrs
Fuel Type: Diesel
Air Cond.: Yes
The Bobcat T650 compact track loader offers a vertical lift path, giving you maximum forward reach at flatbed truck height for a variety of grading, digging, trenching and backfilling jobs. With the enclosed cab and air conditioning, you’ll work in extreme comfort and get improved visibility of your working area. The T650 delivers unequaled digging and pushing power, and is equipped with the Roller Suspension system that increases operator comfort without sacrificing durability.
Rental of the T650 track loader includes a 74” wide clean-up (flat edge) bucket, and a 74” wide digging (toothed) bucket.
With its 74.3HP turbocharged engine, the T650 is suited for a lot of projects. This machine excels at moving material, whether you are pushing piles or loading pallets with the (optional) 42” forks. And because it has tracks instead of wheels, the T650 allows you to extend your season by working more productively in soft, sandy, wet or muddy conditions.
Please see below for our skid-steer loader attachments.
When you’ve got a bunch of posts to put in, this is the unit to do it.
In good ground, this auger will put a hole in the ground within a matter of seconds.
If you’ve got rocky conditions this unit still may do it for you. The next step after this auger
is a jack-hammer- no joking!
The auger bits are a separate charge from the auger power head.
42” in length.
Designed for the Bobcat skid-steer loaders. Forks are 42” in length.
Move and carry pallets of block with ease on your next jobsite.
60” wide path.
Designed for the Bobcat skid-steer loaders. Easy to operate hydraulic street sweeper. Clears a 60” wide path.
Engine: 21.6HP Kubota
Weight: 3679 lbs
Height: 91” / 7’7”
Width: 40”-52” / 3’4”-4’4”
Max Speed: 2.5 mph
22 ltrs (approx. 5hrs)
231 lbs (blade down)
92” / 7’8”
153” / 12’9”
Tracks: 9.5” rubber
The Kubota KX041 Mini Excavator is best suited on jobs where working space is limited. with it’s flexible boom-swing and narrow frame, the KX041 gets places other excavators simply cannot. the rubber tracks also leave a minimal footprint, allowing the KX041 to operate on sensitive surfaces without destroying them. The open-cab KX041 is equipped with both Cat and John Deere control patterns.
The KX041 is great for small excavation projects, especially when dealing with space restrictions. It’s rubber tracks and low-pressure footprint makes the KX41 ideal for your trench digging projects, perimeter drainage or irrigation lines, even on turf. The KX041 also works well when landscaping, thanks to its small frame, handy thumb, and retractable tracks that slim it down to just under 40” wide.
Rental of the Kubota KX41 includes 12” and 16” wide digging buckets and a 24” wide clean-up bucket.
*rental is for a 24 hour period with minimum charge of 2 hours on the engine clock
*additional engine time is billed at $12 per hour
*fuel (diesel) is billed per litre upon return
*delivery and pick-up is not included in rental price. For delivery rates and details, visit our delivery section, or contact us.
Weight: 9,500 lbs
Height: 98” (8’2”)
Width: 67” (5’7”)
Fuel Capacity: 64 L, Diesel only
Attachments: 18” and 24” Digging and 36” Clean UP Bucket
Operating Lift Capacity: 2,720 lb
Ground Breakout Force: 9,535 lb force
Maximum Reach at Ground Level: 7’2”
Maximum Dig Depth: 11’3”
Maximum Dump Height: 12’9”
This machine has rubber tracks – not for operating on shot or blasted rock.
This is the new Kubota KX040 – a great 4 tonne class excavator – with all the comfort and power you’ll need for a small excavator. You’ll appreciate the spacious and heated/air-conditioned cab with well placed vents and ducting, wide entrance for easy entrance/exit, fully flat floor, deluxe suspension seat, and an up-front control panel and monitor that’s easy to read in direct sunlight. The layout of the cab is simple and effective. The dome shape of the cab gives great visibility in every direction – especially the blade position. The thumb is perfectly suited for rock wall construction. The KX040 has great boom articulation for better side-degree digging. This is a powerful machine with quick response thanks to the 40 HP engine, with a generous 64 liter fuel capacity to keep the job going. Hydraulic controls have a quick response. After all our experience with this type of equipment, this is the reliable performer we’ve selected as the best in the 4 tonne excavator class.
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