John Deere unveils two new sizes in its family of D-Series excavators with the compact 60D and mid-sized 85D. The 60D has a height of 8 feet 5 inches, a width of 6 feet 7 inches, and a tail swing overhang of 12 inches at 90 degrees. The machine’s Tier 4 engines run at 40.5 horsepower and 2,000 rpm. The 85D has a swing-boom, increased swing torque and draw bar pull, and a cab that houses an LCD monitor detailing key machine functions.
September 28, 2010