Crawler Carriers Get Bigger Payload Capacity

Prinoth announced increased payload capacity for the T6, T8 and T12 models. The increase is 20% for the PANTHER T6, 11% of the T8 and 9% for the T12. The vehicles feature a one- or two-person cab, large deck space, and can be equipped with a multitude of specialized attachments, the company reported. The series boasts a best-in-class payload capacity (46,000 lb), a track design for optimum traction, large wheel tandem suspension undercarriage, elevated engine position, and pavement-friendly rubber tracks.

Additionally, the company introduced the T14R Rotating Dumper, with a 29,100- lb payload and a maximum speed of 8.1 miles per hour. The vehicle allows the continuous rotation of its upper portion, allowing it to work in tight, sensitive areas.

As featured in Womp 2017 Vol 03 -