OrangeShield offers protection against mold
the system has been designed to ensure strap tension is maintained, even in the event of a complete loss of air pressure. In addition to maintaining the dog lock, an air priority valve is used to ensure priority for the service brakes. www.tractiontech.ca
Cinch air powered winch from Traction Technologies
Tension is adjustable to accommodate any cargo type and the system has been designed to ensure strap tension is maintained, even in the event of a complete loss of air pressure. In addition to maintaining the dog lock, an air priority valve is used to ensure priority for the service brakes. www.tractiontech.ca
Komatsu adds WA430-6 wheel loader to line-up
The machine is equipped with the latest Komtrax technology which sends the machine’s operating information to a secure website utilizing wireless technology. It also features a Komatsu SAA6D114E-3 diesel engine with an electronic heavy duty common rail fuel injection system, providing fast throttle response while optimizing fuel combustion. Fuel consumption is greatly reduced because of the low-noise, high-torque engine and the large capacity torque converter with maximum efficiency in the low range, combined with CLSS (closed-centre load sensing system). www.komatsu.ca
Select offers blade sharpening grinder
The Select grinder is also supplied with double-cut attachments and an optional swaging table that can be inserted within the saw blade support stands. It performs in the most demanding environments, and is sensibly priced, says the company. www.selectsawmill.com
Lucidyne offers new grade mark reader
• no bulb changes for 20 years or more; enhanced colour recognition twice as many colours with more stability; high-speed ethernet interface offers instant support and upgrades; and new software
• the latest image recognition techniques plus an intuitive user interface.
The M5 is already in production in several mills, converting handwritten crayon trim and grade symbols into commands for trimmer/sorter control systems. And Lucidyne also has an incentive plan for current ColorScan users who want to “retrofit” their old ColorScan system to an M5. www.lucidyne.com.
Tigercat 234 loader gets upgrades
The 234 is equipped with a 32’ boom set achieving 32,500-lb lift capacity at 11’. It is also equipped with an oversize swing drive gearbox and a large bearing.
A dedicated pressure compensated piston pump ensures swing priority. The load sensing, flow-on-demand hydraulic system ensures simultaneous control of all machine functions, excellent fuel economy and reduced heat generation, says the company. The closed loop swing system also contributes to improved fuel efficiency because the machine recovers energy every time the swing coasts to a stop. www.tigercat.com