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Quarrying, Extraction and Materials Production

08 February 2013



New wheeled loader is being offered by Dressta

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Dressta is offering improved versions of its 560E and 555C Extra wheeled loaders, with new Cummins diesels. Power for the larger 560E Extra now comes from a Cummins QSX15 diesel rated at 319kW, compared with the 310kW of the previous engine in this machine. The six cylinder Cummins engine drives through a torque converter, a three-speed, full powershift, countershaft transmission, front and rear axle drives and conventional differentials. Other new features include joystick boom and bucket controls, hydrostatic steering and a high visibility cab and this 42tonne wheeled loader has a payload capacity of 5.35m3 with a high lift boom. Meanwhile the 29tonne 555C Extra now has a Cummins QSM-11 diesel that delivers 238KW and a maximum of torque of 1674 Nm. Bucket capacities for this machine range from 4.2-8.4m3 depending on the application. The company has also added a new cooling module and upgraded the hydraulic system to allow for a variable speed fan for greater cooling.

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