New and improved

Quite a few corporations throughout the trade launched new merchandise on the Equip Expo, previously generally known as GIE+EXPO, in October. Battery-powered gear was a well-liked development, however plenty of gas-powered objects additionally hit the market. For all the new releases, go to and search Equip.

Picture courtesy of Caterpillar Caterpillar Caterpillar launched two new Mini Hydraulic Excavator (MHE) Ease of Use applied sciences – Point out and E-Fence – for the Cat 306 CR, 308 CR and 309 CR Subsequent Technology Mini Hydraulic Excavators. Ease of Use Point out helps operators to succeed in grade quicker, whereas Ease of Use E-Fence constrains machine movement to inside operator preset boundaries. These applied sciences are perfect for digging footings, drainage and septic programs, irrigation, electrical utilities and functions close to buildings or obstacles operators must keep away from. An entry-level grade system, MHE Ease of Use Point out gives visible and audible indications to bucket place in comparison with goal grade to help operators in reducing to precise specs. With Point out, the operator selects goal depth and slope from the in-cab steering system, and the monitor gives real-time suggestions. The know-how permits operators to succeed in grade quicker with out overcutting. For more information:

Picture courtesy of Greenworks Greenworks The Optimus Cellular Charging Trailer is a battery-charging trailer that permits landscapers to move and cost all their instruments and gear onsite, in a single day or whereas in transit. The Optimus Cellular Charging Trailer homes a 26KWH battery able to offering 32KW of fixed charging power. Its built-in, temperature-controlled charging ports cost as much as 18 82V handheld batteries to be used in trimmers, walk-behind mowers, string trimmers and edgers, blowers, chainsaws and hedge trimmers in as little as half-hour. Optimus MCs’ three zero-turn mower chargers output 6,000W every and might cost a using mower in as little as 75 minutes whereas permitting landscapers to cost their mowers inside or exterior of the trailer. With real-time 4G/GPS connectivity, administration could have full visibility of their group whereas within the area, permitting them to remain up to date with real-time metrics on battery standing, trailer location and system capabilities by way of the trailer’s built-in LCD Display screen Dashboard and Greenworks Fleet Join (TM) app. This 4G/GPS connection additionally gives theft safety. The 20-inch Optimus Cellular Charging Trailer can transport and cost 20-plus battery-powered instruments, 36 handheld batteries and three full-size zero-turn mowers. For more information:

Picture courtesy of Kress Kress Industrial Kress, a professional-grade battery gear firm, unveiled its inaugural line of commercial-grade out of doors energy gear. The corporate additionally launched the brand new Kress CyberSystem, which options each 4-amp hour and 11-amp hour battery packs with the flexibility to recharge every 60v battery to 100% in solely eight minutes. Moreover, every 60v CyberPack battery is able to producing as much as twice the ability output and lasting as much as 10 occasions longer than normal lithium-ion batteries. Set for Q1 2023 availability, the brand new line-up of Kress industrial OPE — all of which is absolutely suitable with the 8-minute CyberSystem — consists of: 60V 876cfm industrial backpack blower

60V 21-inch industrial self-propelled mower

60V 16.5-inch industrial cordless grass trimmer

60V 16-inch industrial brushless chainsaw Household of real-time kinetic robotic mowers with no boundary wire or native antenna For more information

Picture courtesy of RC Mowers RC Mowers RC Mowers, a producer of robotic mowers, launched its Autonomous Mowing Robotic (AMR) line. The autonomous line was designed and constructed by the RC Mowers robotics group, which is led by the specialists who developed the U.S. navy’s weapons steering programs and consists of specialists who labored to develop U.S. Division of Protection autonomous autos in addition to main specialists in aviation security. The made-in-America autonomous mowing robotic can be distributed by way of the corporate’s established seller community all through america, Canada and Australia. The brand new AMR line joins RC Mowers’ remote-operated robotic mower line. For more information:

Picture courtesy of Milwaukee Device Milwaukee Device The M12 Gas 8-inch Hedge Trimmer delivers elevated management and entry with the ability to chop ½-inch branches. The trimmer delivers elevated management and entry when in comparison with a full-size hedge trimmer. The compact measurement paired with an ergonomic grip deal with gives customers with a lighter weight answer for one-handed use, making the trimmer simpler to regulate in tight entry functions. The M12 trimmer was designed with a tip guard to forestall injury to the blade when tackling tight entry areas. The 8-inch blade contains a 3/8-inch blade hole to permit for extra reducing capability. For added performance, the trimmer contains a gasoline gauge dealing with the consumer to offer optimized visibility. For more information:

Picture courtesy of Toro Toro With elevated battery pack versatility, operators can customise the ability of the brand new Z Grasp 2000 Revolution primarily based on mowing situations. The Z Grasp 2000 Revolution is constructed on Toro’s commercial-grade Z Grasp 2000 Collection body and TURBO FORCE deck. The most recent member of the Toro Z Grasp Revolution household gives the MyRIDE suspension system. Each Revolution machine is provided with software program within the controls that allows easy operation. The Revolution Collection mowers are powered by Toro’s HyperCell Energy System. HyperCell is constructed to run cooler than different energy programs, so it could final so long as the daylight. For more information:

Picture courtesy of Metal Inexperienced Metal Inexperienced Metal Inexperienced launched its largest sprayer but, the SGXL, and two prototype machines. The prototypes embody the SG36-EV spreader/sprayer and the SG54 high-volume sprayer. The SGXL is a multifunction applicator with a 120-gallon spray capability, which makes it very best for garden care professionals who service industrial or massive residential lawns. The SGXL contains a 35-horsepower Kawasaki engine, 100-foot hose reel, 2.5-gallon foam marker, LED mild bar, hillside help system and stress management system. Its 12-mph transport velocity and 27-GPM centrifugal pump save time in a career the place effectivity is all the things. The Metal Inexperienced group developed the SGXL to fulfill the necessity for a bigger, extra versatile machine for turfgrass professionals. The SG54 high-volume sprayer has a 100-gallon spray tank for environment friendly liquid functions. For more information: