Screening and Crushing Equipment Available at Martin Implement

We partner with Screen Machine Industries to bring your their screeners and crushers. That’s great news since they offer a full spectrum of American made screening equipment that’s perfect for landscapers and construction crews looking to buy or rent aggregate screeners or crushers. You can see all that they have to offer over on our website, but in the meantime take a closer look at these three machines:

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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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Rental Special: 10% OFF a FINN Bark Blower Rental

The FINN bark blower makes big jobs seem like a walk in the park

For the months of May and June, we’re knocking 10% off the price of a bark blower rental. Bark blowers are great tools for many different applications, from landscape installations to erosion control (when used with a filtration sock). The boost in productivity from using a blower can’t be denied, either – it beats a wheelbarrow and shovel any day of the week. Continue reading

The Harley Power Box Rake: Trending Attachment?

The Harley rake is a great tool for soil preparation that lets you level uneven terrain in one pass. The roller also helps create a dimpled bed surface which aids in moisture retention. The Harley rake is one of the many attachments we carry for skid steer loaders and Toro Dingo compact utility loaders. The Toro Dingo rake has a 48-inch operating width and can angle up to 20 degrees in either direction, so it’s incredibly versatile and maneuverable. Check it out:

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Determining Your Fleet Needs

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What does your fleet need and what can your approach be to build or grow it? If some of the practices you use for your personal wellbeing, like balance, flexibility, and discipline, have been successful, consider using those practices to guide your decisions on renting, leasing or buying equipment.

Balance, in rent vs. buy vs. lease decisions, refers to the need for balancing your financial obligations in comparison to your expected equipment utilization needs. A well-liked industry rule of thumb favors buying equipment when you expect to achieve a utilization factor of 60 percent or higher. But which of the three options is the most flexible? Whether to rent, lease or buy isn’t always clear. You should take a disciplined approach based on your needs for balance and flexibility. This Construction Business Owner article covers how to arrive at an approach that works for you.

Used Equipment Spotlight: Screen Machine Might II Shredder Trommel (Video)

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

Our 2013 Screen Machine Might II Shredder Trommel is available for sale:

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Free Jobsite Delivery on Hyundai Wheel Loaders & Excavators

Starting today when you rent any Hyundai steel track excavator or wheel loader from us, we’ll cover the cost of transportation to your location. We supply recent models of clean, well-maintained Hyundai machines to the Chicagoland area. We back it up with an experienced rental staff to provide knowledgeable recommendations for your job site equipment needs.

*Maximum transportation allowance of $200 on rental terms of less than one week and $650 on rental terms of one week or longer. Any overage will be the responsibility of the lessee/renter. Hurry, this offer ends 9/30/2016

Just In: The Hyundai HX330L Crawler Excavator

We recently added the Hyundai HX330L crawler excavator to our rental fleet. With its 284 hp diesel engine, 27′ dig depth, 38’7″ reach and 75,950 lb. operating weight, our Hyundai lineup just got a lot bigger!

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We’ve Got Water Pumps!

Stock 36406 Wacker Water Pump at Martin Implement

A Wacker pump will bail you out – rent one today

Rain, rain GO AWAY! It’s been great for the grass so far, but the lawn doesn’t look too good if it’s underwater now does it? And that’s not even mentioning your basement or job site! If you’re dealing with flooding, we can help you out with our inventory of water and trash pumps. We’ve got units for rent and for sale in sizes ranging from 1 inch up to 4 inch. Our pumps have served our rental fleet through many storms so you can count on it to bail you out.

In addition to our Wacker pumps we’ve got Honda brand pumps as well – from the 1 inch WX10 model up to the 3 inch WB30. We’ve got these for sale and for rent as well.

So try to stay dry out there, but if you’re fighting a flood give us a call!

Bring Your Machine In for Service and Get 25% OFF a Replacement Rental

Orland Park’s Rental Department (Cathy Lewis & Bob Novak)

How many machines do you have out in the field that you KNOW need maintenance? It happens all the time – when a job comes up you just can’t afford to be down a machine.  It’s understandable, but you know in the back of your mind you’re pushing your luck by skipping scheduled maintenance, or worse, obvious repair needs. That’s why our Rental and Service Departments have teamed up to offer a 25% discount on a replacement rental while your machine is in our shop! Continue reading