New | BR166 Brushcutter

Cat® Brushcutters are used for clearing overgrowth from highway medians, utility easements and for initial land clearing for housing, parks and recreational areas.

Overall Width68 in
Cutting Width66 in
Optimal Hydraulic Pressure150-230 bar (2176-3340 psi)
Overall Height21 in
Overall Length79 in
Required Hydraulic Flow57-80 L/min (15-21 gpm)
Tip Speed (Depends On Flow) (fpm)10,270-14,420 fpm
Weight1050 lb
Maximum Cutting Diameter3 in
Motor Displacement8.5 in³/rev
Required HydraulicsStandard Flow

Cat® Brushcutters Are Used For Clearing Overgrowth From Highway Medians, Utility Easements And For Initial Land Clearing For Housing, Parks And Recreational Areas..

High Strength Blades Deliver High Cutting Action, Durability And Also Mulch Overgrowth. Fully Balanced Blade Carriers Prevent Unnecessary Vibration. Tapered Blade Carrier Allows Cutter To Ride Up Over Stumps And Rocks.

Long Life Motors Deliver Years Of High-speed Blade Performance. Machined And Heat Treated Gears In Sealed Gearbox Provide Reliable, Durable Transfer Of Torque From Motor To Blade Carrier.

Motor Protection Guard Shields Motor And Gear Box From Debris. Removing A Set Of Bolts Allows This Hinged Guard To Be Moved Away For Easy Access To Motor And Gearbox.

Galvanized Coil Chains (7.9 Mm [5/16 In] Proof) Provide Debris Guarding In The Front And Rear Areas To Restrict Flying Debris And Material.


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