Volvo adds a third excavator, the EC700CHR, to its line of high-reach demolition machines.
Volvo adds a third excavator, the EC700CHR, to its line of high-reach demolition machines. The EC700CHR has a 105-foot reach. Operators can change the high-reach boom and arm to a standard backhoe or straight boom configuration in as little as 30 minutes, Volvo says. The EC700CHR has higher main hydraulic pressure and improved hydraulic flow. Maximum pin height is 105 feet 1 inch, and maximum cab tilting angle is 30 degrees.
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