For work in wet, muddy conditions, the 768L-II Bogie Skidder can turn the tide. Combining tenacious tractive ability and flotation with reduced ground pressure, this six-wheel specialist is designed to carry large loads longer distances.
Engage the front and rear axles, or just the front or rear as needed, to maneuver over tough terrain.
Confidently pull heavy loads and maneuver on hillsides and in wet terrain thanks to superb bogie-axle stability. Operators can also appreciate the reduced machine vibration and smooth ride.
Grapple options ranging from 17.5 to 22.3 square feet help you deliver more wood to the landing with fewer skids. Grapple squeeze provides a constant pressure, so operators are less likely to lose a log, even if a load gets jarred.
The easy-to-use CVT transmission automatically senses the load and delivers more torque and tractive effort as needed to maintain the desired speed.
Arch design provides an expansive rearward view to the grapple and jobsite behind the machine, while a long wheelbase and improved boom-arch envelope increase dexterity and maneuverability in the woods. The tight turning radius enhances agility at the landing.
Take the guesswork out of planning, implementing, and monitoring your logging operation. The tools of our production-planning and -tracking system expand on the core technology features that come standard in every John Deere Forestry machine to unleash a powerful new array of possibilities:
Your John Deere Forestry machine arrives from the factory equipped with a powerful set of technologies and capabilities already built in:
|Specs & Compare|
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|Standard Arch Function||Dual|
|Engine Manufacturer||John Deere|
|Engine Model||PowerTech PSS 9.0L|
|Displacement, ltr (Inches³)||9 (549)|
|Engine Output, kW (hp)||210 (281)|
|Engine Torque, Nm (lbf / ft)||1276 (941)|
|Transmission||Continuous Variable Transmission|
|Service Brake Type||Inboard Wet discs|
|Parking Brake Type||Wet multi-disc in Transmission|
|Overall Length, mm (inches)||9075.3 (357.2)|
|Height Over Cab, mm (inches)||3365 (132.5)|
|Overall Width, mm (inches)||3508 (138.1)|
|Wheelbase, mm (inches)||4416.7 (173.8)|
|Dozer Blade Height, mm (inches)||691 (27.2)|
|Ground Clearance, mm (inches)||557 (21.9)|
|Dozer Blade Width, mm (inches)||2962.4 (116.6)|
|Dozer Blade - Dig Depth, mm (inches)||359 (14.1)|
|Tong Opening At Tips, mm (inches)||3785 (149)|
|Enclosure Area, m² (ft²)||1.63 (17.5)|
|Steering Articulation Angle, ± Degrees||45|
|Fuel Tank, ltr (gallons (US))||352 (93)|
|Hydraulic Tank, ltr (gallons (US))||123.6 (32.6)|
|Alternator Output, Amp||150|
|Travel Speed, kph (mph)||17.97 (11.16)|
|Oscillation Point||Front axle|
|Oscillation Angle, ± Degrees||15|
|Rated Line Pull, kN (lbf)||213.5 (47997)|
|Rated Line Speed, m/min (ft/min)||20.1 (66)|
|System Voltage, V||24|
|Operating Weight, kg (lbs)||23697 (52245)|
TimberMaticTM Maps and TimberManagerTM are map-based production-planning and -tracking systems that make up Precision Forestry. They allow contractors and operators alike to share real time production and location information – taking the guesswork out of effective decision-making.
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