Posted February 1, 2016

New Vertical Lift Compact Track Loader from Takeuchi

The first vertical lift model inTakeuchi's lineup also is the industry's largest vertical lift track loader, the company announced. The TL12V2 track loader includes features that enhance performance, durability, and serviceability. These features provide better stability, visibility, reduced vibration, increased lift height and comfort for the operator.

Takeuchi TL12V2The new model delivers 45 percent greater operating capacity over the current TL12 radial. It's powered by a Tier 4 final Kubota 3.8L diesel engine that produces 111.3 horsepower and 284 ft-lbs of torque.

Takeuchi features a lower cross member on the TL12V2 for greater visibility, efficiency and performance on the job. The design of the rear cross member also provides good visibility to the rear of the machine. The operator’s station has been completely revamped with a wider cabin for comfort and accessibility. A new 5.7-inch color multi-informational display keeps the operator informed, while the precision pilot controls and a new Active Power Control system provide control.   

The TL12V2 features a quiet track design for reduced noise and vibration while operating with a new tread pattern. The tread pattern produces greater flotation minimizing ground disturbance, and a new contact pad between the roller and track enhances ride quality and reduces vibration. The undercarriage has been lengthened for greater stability and improved ride quality.

The TL12V2 includes a standard two-year, 2,000-hour warranty.