Mecalac MCR6 fast track excavator joins growing line-up
French excavator and loader manufacturer Mecalac Group will launch its MCR6 compact excavator at Bauma. The machine, seen in prototype form at last year’s INTERMAT show, has a travel speed of up to 10km/h and can be used as both a skid steer loader and an excavator. Built at a new site in Turkey, the MCR6 weighs in at 6 tonnes and is powered by a 55kW (75hp) engine. In excavator mode the machine has a maximum tearout force of 2,400daN and a breakout force of 3,900daN.