Caterpillar struck a dial of power and efficiency with
its top of the line 446 backhoe loader when it first
presented the D series version of the device. The
102 HP device also includes a brand-new operator station
and provides optional joystick controls. The dig
forces on the bucket have increased 10% on the


Bobcat offered its compact backhoe loaders a power
increase when the business presented the second generation
B series to the lineup. The 31.5 HP B100 received
a 45% boost in backhoe bucket breakout force
and a 27% jump in the breakout force of the dipper

The 46 HP B300 received a 44% boost in dipper.
breakout force and a 21% increase in the breakout
force of the bucket. The 3 design line also
includes the B250, which is a 31.5 HP sideshift
system. Similar to the bigger B300, the B250
features all wheel steering and 4 wheel drive.

New Holland

Each one of the 4 designs of backhoe loaders in
the New Holland lineup utilize the brand-new 4.5 liter
turbocharged Tier 2 engine. This brand-new engine and
a variety of other upgrades were the basis for the
B series machines, which offer low effort pilot
controls which will provide you an option in between
excavator or loader style patterns.


Case included quite a bit to its M series backhoe
loaders, by changing to family 3 engines to fulfill
Tier 2 emission standards. The brand-new machines
of the M series have quieter, bigger displacement
engines for better lugging capacity. They also
have increased torque rise for faster cycles
of loader and backhoe operations.

With 500 hour intervals of oil modifications and simple
to access transmission mounted hydraulic pumps,
the M series is certainly a force to be reckoned
with worldwide of backhoes.


The most recent compact backhoe loader from this
business can reach digging depths of up to 12
feet with its backhoe. Working as a loader, the
BL-580 has an operating capacity of 3,406 pounds
with a breakout force of 9,370 pounds.

Both the loader and backhoe are equipped with
basic auxiliary hydraulics with a 2 way
circulation to accommodate a range of accessories,
that includes booms, breakers, augers, and
even compactors. Other cool features include
hydrostatic 4 wheel drive for power and traction,
and all wheel steering for a tight radius.


Komatsu revealed that the optional excavator
style joystick controls would be provided on its
5 model lineup of backhoes. The lineup has
also been updated with increased hydraulic speed,
stronger elements, and Tier 2 engines. The
entire Komatsu line includes the 87 HP WB140
series, and teh 94 HP WB150 series.

The basic design discovered with each series features
a four speed mechanical transmission complete with
a torque converter. The 5th design from Komatsu
is the WB150, with offers an all star wheel style
with a powershift transmission and anti theft
avoidance system.

John Deere

The 410H is the trademark of John Deere, offering
92 HP. The 410H also provides the overall device
control system, which integrates control for the
engine, transmission, hydraulics, and brakes so
that the system can react in an effective way
to the many different task needs.


Given that acquiring the Fermec line, Terex has marketed
a complete and outstanding line of backhoes. The
designs include the 92 HP TX760B and the 100 HP
TX860B. At 100 HP also are the 860SX, 860 Elite,
and the 970 Elite. Both the 760 and 860 designs
feature 4 speed shuttle bus gearboxes and travel
speeds of up to 25.8 miles per hour.