Trending Attachment: Rotary Cutters for Skid and Compact Track Loaders (Video)

Sometimes a bucket is all you need, but there are hundreds (if not thousands) of specialty attachments available for skid steers and compact track loaders. We carry an extensive inventory of go-to attachments like trenchers, grapple buckets, tillers, and brooms – tools that you use often on your projects. Our standard duty rotary cutters are designed to clear light to medium density brush and hardwoods up to approximately 3″ in diameter. Powered by a skid steer or compact track loader, with cutting widths of 60 inches of 72 inches, they make quick work of site preparation jobs.

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Product Spotlight: Grasshopper 727 EFI FrontMount Mower

We’re spotlighting the 727 EFI FrontMount™ zero turn mower from our Grasshopper mower lineup at Martin Implement! Enjoy year-round versatility with Grasshopper’s FrontMount™ series.

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Bargain Buy Opportunity: Toro SGR-6 Stump Grinder

The Bargain Buy Opportunity is a recurring segment where we
highlight featured items from our bargain buys lineup.

Toro’s smallest stump grinder, the SGR-6, is compact and maneuverable,
allowing you to reach stumps in tight spaces and turn them into mulch.
Our new, never been used 2010 Toro SGR-6 Stump Grinder is available for sale:

Specs on the stump grinder
Model 22601
6.5 hp Honda Engine
Cogged belt

Cutting Depth – 6″ below grade
Centrifugal Clutch
Cutting Height – 10″ above grade
Cutting Wheel – 9.5″ diameter (12-tooth)
Dimensions – 
22″ W x 50″ L x 42.3″ H
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Tech Tip: Hydraulic Maintenance for Skid and Compact Track Loaders

We can’t say it enough: skid steers and compact track loaders are some of the most versatile pieces of equipment on a job site. That versatility comes from the heart of these machines — their hydraulic systems. The hydraulic system drives the machine, powers the loader and the many attachment options, gives dynamic braking, lubricates components and cools them. Because a reasonable amount of maintenance cost concentrates on the hydraulic system, proper maintenance and care of a machine’s hydraulic system is crucial for the longevity of it, and for keeping costs and downtime to a minimum. Continue reading

Kubota 0% Interest Financing This Season!

Build or expand your fleet and save during Kubota’s expanded Orange Opportunity sales event. During this event, select models of the newest Kubota excavators, compact track loaders, skid steers, wheel loaders and backhoes can be financed for up to 0% for 60 months with no down payment or choose an instant rebate! Continue reading

The Might II Shredder Trommel from Screen Machine (VIDEO)

Have you seen the Might II shredder trommel in action? Here’s your chance. We’ve got Might II’s in our specialty equipment fleet, and we love when they’re out there helping you out on your projects. All Screen Machine equipment is made in the USA and is of rental fleet quality, which is why we offer screeners and stacking conveyor belts into ours. Now is the time to get that rental or demo lined up so give us a call at any of our stores.  So without further ado, we give you the Might II:

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Product Spotlight: Kubota’s New KX033-4 Compact Excavator

The KX033-4 excavator is new in Kubota’s compact excavator lineup and it’s here at Martin Implement.

Essential KX033-4 specs:

  • 23.2 Net Horsepower
  • 7,742 lb Operating Weight
  • 10’6″ Max Dig Depth
  • 8,104 lb Bucket Breakout force

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Used Equipment Spotlight: 2016 Kubota SVL95-2s Compact Track Loader

The Used Equipment Spotlight is a recurring segment where we
highlight featured items from our used inventory.

Our 2016 Kubota SVL95-2s Compact Track Loader is available for sale:

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The 2017 APWA Chicago Metro Chapter Expo is NEXT WEEK (Video)

APWA_Show_BlastThe 2017 APWA Chicago Metro Chapter Expo and Conference is happening next week in Villa Park. It’s your chance to visit the latest and greatest equipment, people and technologies in Public Works, connect with friends, and take in the amazing, timely educational program topics lined up for you. We’ll be there in booth number 20, so say hi and spend some time with us.

The Roadeo promises to be bigger this year with door prizes for all drivers and a raffle. The Loader Roadeo competition is happening on Wednesday, and the Snowplow Roadeo is on Thursday. Skilled drivers tackle the obstacle course laid out for them in either front-end loaders or snowplows. You’ll see one of our Hyundai wheel loaders battle it out on the front end loader course again this year!

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The Latest Hyundai Equipment Financing and Rebate Offers

Hyundai Construction Equipment offers wheel loaders, excavators, and compaction rollers to meet the harsh job site demands contractors, material handling operations, and other equipment users will likely encounter, and they’re known for their industry leading standard warranties. If you’re looking to get the edge that Hyundai equipment brings to a fleet, there’s financing or rebate options on now sure to meet your needs.  Continue reading