Intimidator clears land
Saw, pull, carry, dig, cut -- all with the Intimidator skid steer attachment from Danuser. It uses hydraulic power to cut tree roots and remove stumps. It digs with synchronized interlocking jaws and bucket teeth. It can pull posts and trees, and clamp and carry debris and objects in its jaws. Base list price: $2,995. For more information, call Danuser, Fulton, Mo., at 573-642-2246 or see danuser.com.
New compact stationary pressure washer
Landa has a new compact, stationary pressure water called the Landa ENG. It’s 49-inches long, 24-inches wide and 48-inches high. Features include electric, natural gas or LP gas hot water heating; a bypass mode, a new belt tensioning system; and multiple inlet/outlet connections Base list prices ranges from $5,995 to $12,995 depending on the model. Learn more at your local Landa dealer; or contact Landa, Camas, Wash.; at 800-526-3248; or visit landa.com.
New mobile pressure washer fits in pickup, utility ATV beds
Landa’s new ATB self-contained skid pressure washer is designed to fit inside the beds of most pickup trucks and many utility all-terrain vehicles. It has a 65-gallon water tank that will provide up to 25 minutes of continuous use, 50-feet of high pressure hose and a heavy duty construction hose reel. Base list price with platform: $3,250. Learn more at your local Landa dealer; or contact Landa, Camas, Wash.; at 800-526-3248; or visit landa.com.
Do it all with new welding machine
The new Power MIG 210 MP power supply is a multi-process welding machine from Lincoln Electric tha does MIG, stick, TIG and flux-cored welding. The push-and-turn digital control and color display screen make setup and operative intuitive and easy, while the all-metal wire drive and sturdy sheet-metal construction make it rugged and ready for any job in the shop. Base list price: $1,200. For more information, contact a Lincoln Electric Company distributor or see LincolnElectric.com.
New Marshalltown mixers
The all-new line of Marshalltown mixers has been re-engineered. Features include a triple stacked seal plate with two chambers to keep lubricant from escaping and pollutants from entering bearings, optional outrigger kits, rubber torsion suspension axles on all towable mixers, integrated forklift pockets on all mortar/plaster mixers and a low maintenance chain and sprocket drive system. For more information, contact Marshalltown Company, Marshalltown, Iowa, at 800-888-0127 or see marshalltown.com.
New Miller welders
The new MIG and Flux-Cored-capable Millermatic 190 and 141 MIG welders offer improved portability, ease-of-use and arc performance. Millermatic 190, with 240 volts of input power, welds material from 24 gauge to 5/16-inches thick in a single pass and has a 40% duty cycle -- a 10% increase over the previous model. The Millermatic 141, with 120 volts of input power, welds material from 24 gauge to 3/16-inch-thick in a single pass. Base list prices range from $700-$1,100, depending on models and options. For more information, see MillerWelds.com.
New Nachurs fertilizer products
Nachurs has four new products – YaraVita Procote, a fertilizer pellet coating which helps ensure even distribution of micronutrients; Rhyzo-Link, a fertilizer containing growth promoting rhizobacteria; Aqua Tech 7-20-4, a liquid fertilizer with improved nutritional product with compatibility agents for use in all types of irrigation systems; and Bio-K, a natural plant metabolite form of K that the company says is taken up more readily by plants than conventional K. For more information, see a Nachurs dealer or nachurs.com.
Tile with smaller tractor
Imagine installing tile drainage with a 105-hp tractor. You can do it with the new Gold Digger Stealth ZD from Soil-Max. This Category II 3-point mounted tile plow is the easiest pulling plow on the market, according to the company. It is made out of T1 steel to be lighter and stronger. Replaceable shears allow the plow to be as wide as needed. It will tile up to 4-feet deep and lay 2- to 4-inch tile. For more information, contact Soil-Max, Brazil, Ind., at 888-764-5629 or see soilmax.com.
New corner workbenches
Make good use of a shop corner with the Winn Rack Material Handling’s new heavy-duty corner work bench. The corner bench matches Winn Racks’ 2-, 8-, 12- and 20-drawer work benches and stands. A 38-inch table height is standard, but custom heights are available, too. The work bench tops are made out of –inch thick plate steel. Base list price of corner rack pictured: $2,500. Contact Winn Rack Material Handling, Dunbar, Neb, at 877-460-3994 or visit winnrack.com.
Quick tire change
Changing that tractor tire is now a one-man job. In as few as five minutes, you can pick up a dual rim and tire from storage with a loader, transport it and mount it to your tractor. Westendorf's Dual Changer Max allows farmers to handle those tough tire changes. It features a three-way adjustability that includes a wheel on the end to the boom that helps rotate the tire, a telescoping boom to move the wheel forward and back up to 16 inches and a hydraulic jack to allow for perfect placement. For more information, contact Westendorf Manufacturing Company of Onawa, Iowa, at 712 420-5674 or visit loaders.com.
Need parts around the shop a little cleaner? Hotsy introduces its Aqueous Parts Washer. The automatic timer allows a farmer to place all of the parts into the large round drum, set the timer, push the button and walk away. The washer does all of the work. Dials on the control panel allow for adjustments in temperature and wash cycle. There is a rotating table in the drum that can be turned either on or off. For more information, contact Hotsy at 800-525-1976 or visit hotsy.com for a dealer near you.
Battery-powered chain saws
Cutting down a tree may still be too big of a job for the Energizer bunny, but Husqvarna continues developing its’ line of battery-powered chain saws. Especially useful in urban areas where noise may be an issue, they may also find a fit on the farm if you’re working in remote locations and don’t want to depnd on someti9mes-finicky gas-powered saws. Saws with different blade sizes are available. Prices start under $500. List price for the battery and charger is $300. Contact husqvarna.com.
Dual fuel generator
This generator that can run on either gasoline or LP fuel may be new to you. The Champion 7400 starting watts generator, with 6000 rated watts, can run eight hours at 50% load on a tank of gasoline. The capacity is 6.1 gallons. Run time on the propane option depends upon size of cylinder. The generator features a 439 cc Champion OHV engine. List price for this Dual-Fuel model is $799.99. Contact Champion Power Equipment, Sante Fe Springs, Cal., at 877-338-0999, or visit championpowerequipment.com.
Trench like a beast
This is not your rental trencher. TESMEC's TLM 60/60 will probably not be seen on many average farms, but its size deserves a little respect. Weighing in at 240,000 pounds, the trencher is designed for professional contractors working with water mains. It has a digging depth of 14 feet and width of 60 inches. And instead of the TESMEC tan coloring, this one is camouflage color. For more information, contact TESMEC, Alvarado, Tex., at 800-851-5102 or visit tesmec.com.