- Operator presence system stops the engine when the operator leaves the seat for greater safety.
- User-friendly operator’s station with color-coded speed/direction and attachment controls; backfill blade controlled by a sensitive joystick.
- Exhaust system is mounted under a composite hood with a horizontal exhaust pipe, diverting noise and hot air away from the operator.
- Advanced air-filtration system designed to improve engine performance; air filter elements are easy to access and replace.
- Tier 4, 49-hp (36.5-kW) Deutz® diesel engine is designed for minimal maintenance and maximum operator productivity.
- Engine service points are easily accessible from one side, simplifying maintenance.
- Easy-to-use foot pedal that controls infinitely variable ground drive in both forward and reverse.
- Direct-coupled, high-torque digging chain motor designed for increased production and reliability.