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 Pipe Layers

Pipe Layers Products

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The self-contained McElroy TracStar 1200 is a track-mounted, self-propelled pipe-fusion machine that can handle pipe with outside diameters from 16 to 48 inches.

The PL4809E pipelayer has a tipping capacity of 242,000 pounds

The Cat PL72, PL83, and PL87 pipelayers feature an integrated, all-Cat power train with differential steering and an electronically controlled hydraulic system that places total control of lifting functions into one single joystick.

The PL4809D excavator-based pipelayer can lift 90 tons and can rotate 360 degrees.

Cat PL83 pipe layer replaces the 583T and has a rated lifting capacity of 160,000 pounds, a 14-percent increase. Cat PL87 replaces both the 587T and 587R and has a rated lifting capacity of 214,000 pounds, a 6-percent boost.

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