Rent It: Tree Care Go-To Equipment from Martin Implement

Landscape Contractors! Arborists! Municipalities! Take a look at three of the go-to tree care equipment options in our rental fleet.

Click here to view it on a Kubota SVL95-2s high flow compact track loader clearing lots for new construction!

Fecon Bull Hog forestry mulchers rule their class when it comes to brush clearing. These mulchers can cut brush, stumps, and trees up to 8 inches in diameter (cutting them down to ground level) when hooked up to a high flow skid steer. Our 74-inch mulcher has a max flow of 45 gallons per minute and a mouth full of double carbide teeth that have no trouble getting through most wood material. The Bull Hog requires more hydraulic power than most attachments, so we hook it up to a compact track loader with enhanced high flow hydraulics. Continue reading

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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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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Bradco Ground Shark Extreme Duty Brush Cutter (Video)

When developing 40+ lots in South Elgin for new construction, ROCR Development, LLC used the Bradco Ground Shark Extreme Duty brush cutter on a New Holland L230 High-Flow skid steer to clear brush for site prep work. Check out this combo transforming one of the many lots on the docket for clearing:

The Ground Shark Extreme Duty brush cutters tackles medium to heavy brush and hardwoods up to 7″ in diameter, the kind you’ll likely encounter on roadside, fence line or trail maintenance projects. Need equipment for vegetation management jobs? Give us a shout.

Product Spotlight: Rammer Hydraulic Breakers (Video)

Ready for you is our Product Spotlight. This time we’re taking a look at Rammer Hydraulic Breakers from Allied Construction Products.

We rent and sell a wide range of hammers. Contact us if you’re interested or have questions. We’re here to help.

Ask the Experts: How to Operate A Harley Power Box Rake (Video)

Ask the Experts is a recurring segment where we share expert advice from our professional staff. In our latest Ask the Experts segment, we go over how to operate a Harley Power Box Rake. With the Harley Power Box Rake attachment you can level or move material, prepare seed or sod beds and more. We cover:

  • Machine Requirements
  • Rake Angle Adjustments
  • Adjusting Gauge Wheels
  • Removing & Reversing End Plates
  • Barrier System Adjustments

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Product Spotlight: The Road Boss Grader Attachment (video)

For our product spotlight, we want to show you the Road Boss Grader attachment. The Road Boss Grader is a spreading and grading attachment designed for skid steers, compact track loaders and tractors.

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Product Spotlight: Class 3 Skid Steer Loader Buckets

For our product spotlight, we’re giving you a quick look at our class 3 buckets. They’re designed with asphalt and excavation contractors in mind.

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Rammer BR555 Concrete Hammer (video)

Need to break frost? Check out the Rammer BR555 concrete breaker in action. This small range breaker fits skid steer loaders, backhoes, and mini excavators to tackle most demolition and road work.

Give us a call at any of our three Chicagoland locations if you’d like to know more about our concrete breaker selection. We also have breakers in our rental fleet, so check out our  rental rates on our website.

New Holland Skid Steer and Compact Track Loader Attachment Versatility (Video)

The skid steer is the multi-tool of your job site! Increase its versatility with the wide variety of attachments available.

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