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Case Loader: Compact Track vs. Skid Steer Loader

Case Construction Equipment is one of the oldest manufacturers of agricultural and construction equipment and it has always been among the most reliable companies. Jerome Increase Case, the founder of Case CE, has been interested in agriculture since his early ages and he founded the company on 25 years old. Jerome is known to be the first American to create a steam engine for the agricultural industry. Over the years, the company has been divided to two brands and both have managed to become today’s third largest brand of construction equipment (Case CE) and second largest brand of agricultural equipment (Case IH) in the world.

Today, Case provides some of the finest loaders available on the market, both compact track and skid steer loaders. There is a plenty of Case loader models, so that every operator can match the application with the right type of loader. Backhoe loaders, tractor loaders, compact track loaders and skid steer loaders, it is very difficult to make a choice. The two most popular types of loaders are compact track and skid steer Case loader models. Which one is most suitable for you? Read on and find out.

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Case Compact Track Loaders – Case offers three models of compact track loaders and they set the standard for productivity. Compact, yet delivering a lot of power and bucket breakout force, these Case loader models are very efficient and promise to carry out every given job. Their cabin is pressurized against noise, fumes and dirt, and it is pretty large. Also, the cabin offers an exceptional visibility with curb lines and site lines to bucket edges. The smallest compact track loader is TR270 and it has an engine power of 74 horsepower (55 kW), making it perfect for landscaping and similar applications that do not require more operating weight than 3750 kg.

Case Skid Steer Loaders – Currently, Case offers 9 different skid steer Case loader models. All nine models come with different operating weight, engine power and torque, but they all can boost the productivity on each job site they are utilized. The operators comfort has been one of the main focus points of Case and the cabins of the skid steer loaders are very wide, with a lot of headroom and great visibility. The most powerful skid steer Case loader is SV300. This Case loader is designed to push and dig loads, so it comes with an engine power of 90 horsepower (67 kW) and operating weight of 1360 kg.