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748LGrapple Skidder

Features & Specs

  • Final Tier 4 emission-certified engine
  • Up to 40% faster cycle times
  • Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT)
  • 75% larger rear window
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Gross Power181 kW (243 hp)
Gross Torque1093 Nm (806 ft.-lb.)
Tong Opening at Tips3267 mm (128.6 in.)
Operating Weight19 713 kg (43,460 lb.)


    748L Grapple Skidder works on hauling logs


    Game changer.

    With more horsepower, stability and grapple options, the 748L Grapple skidder is a game changer in the woods. A new larger grapple gives you more flexibility to configure your machine to match an application. The best-in-class horsepower and impressive power-to-weight ratio combine for superb responsiveness and maximum efficiency. This machine provides the serious performance you need to stay on top of your game.









    When you have a John Deere, you have the John Deere dealer network at your disposal. You'll appreciate the difference you'll see in the knowledgeable sales staff, the certified service technicians, and the well-stocked parts inventory.

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    Good Equipment, Money in Your Pocket

    "We've seen them do things that none of our other pieces of equipment can do out here." Peter Schmidt of Forest Trotter Contracting

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    More Torque. More Power.

    "You can double and triple up your drags and be able to handle it comfortably." Dustin Clauson of Clauson Logging

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    More wood to the landing. Fewer passes.

    "It's a heck of a machine." Mitch McGill of McGill Timber Company

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    Power When You Need It.

    "We can rely on the John Deere skidders to get the job done." Frank Krammes of Frank Krammes Timber Harvesting and Excavating

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    A Well-Built Machine

    "It's a constant, steady pull. You don't lose nothing." Bill and Buddy Lominick of Big Pine Logging

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    Flexible Financing 2.9% APR for 60 Months†

    Flexible Financing 2.9% APR for 60 Months† on New John Deere L-Series Skidders.

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    01 March 2017 - 30 June 2017