Mid-sized crawler dozer conquers rocky ground
Model D61 meets applications ranging from construction projects and site preparation to forestry or utility jobs. Select from PX-15 (shown) that emits low ground pressure, or EX-15 (standard version). Each boasts Tier II-compliant engine, which generates 155 hp. at 1,850 r.p.m. Angled blade offers 5- or 4.4-cu.-yd. capacity on PX or EX model, respectively. Large, multi-shank rippers penetrate more than 2 ft. below surface, overcoming hard, rocky conditions. Hydrostatic Steering System eliminates conventional steering clutch to increase dozers speed and agility. Ensures a smooth turning radius to keep more material on blade. Hexagonal-shaped cab features large, tinted-glass windows that enhance visibility in all directions. In addition, high-back suspension seat adjusts 15 to the right for increased visibility during reverse operations. Palm Command Control System includes ergonomic joystick that lets user maintain a relaxed posture during operation. For added comfort, cab dampers suppress noise and vibration when traversing rough terrain. On-board, self-diagnostic monitor alerts operator to potential problems. Warning lamps and buzzers signify abnormal conditions before and during operation to prevent serious malfunctions.