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Consider Maintenance Points Before You Purchase Equipment

Expanding your fleet is a large investment to make whether you are purchasing large or small equipment. It’s important to take necessary steps to ensure you are making the right choice about what mode and brand of equipment to buy. Maintenance points should be on your list of research to conduct before you close any deal. Servicing equipment can be extremely costly. So, it's crucial that you have easily accessible maintenace check points so you can perform preventative maintenace walk-arounds.

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Product Spotlight | Cat M-Series Small Wheel Loaders

Caterpillar recently unveiled the new Cat M Series Small Wheel Loaders. The new M-Series family of Small Wheel Loaders includes the 926M, 930M and 938M and build on the their K-Series predecessors, 924L, 930K and 938K. The new M Series Small Wheel Loaders feature design and engineering refinements and meet Tier 4 Final emissions standards. In addition to the new features, Cat Product Link now comes standard on these new Cat machines.

Efficient Drive Train/Selectable Power Modes

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Cat Telehandlers Are Versatile and Can Boost Jobsite Productivity

With an increased demand for efficient jobsites, fleet owners are turning to multipurpose machines that can easily adapt to various applications. Cat Telescope Handlers, otherwise known as Telehandlers, are the ideal piece of equipment for a multitude of applications. Cat Telehandlers are flexible, powerful and can handle heavy bucket loads, have high reach heights, and can easily maneuver around tight workspaces.

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Hawthorne Cat GroundBreaker | 2015 Product Focus

The recently released 2015 Product Focus edition of GroundBreaker Magazine is now available to download. The annual reference guide offers a comprehensive overview of the Cat® equipment currently available on the market.

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Hawthorne Cat Hosts Level 1 Operator Training

Last month, Hawthorne Cat hosted a Level 1 Operator Training session for equipment operators from the Rainbow Municipal Water District. The training was held at the Konyn Dairy in Escondido, CA.

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Caterpillar Expands Paving Products Machine Family

Caterpillar recently announced the expansion of the Paving equipment product line to include the new AP1000F and AP1055F Asphalt Pavers. The new Cat Asphalt Pavers are powerful, extremely fuel-efficient and meet Tier 4 emissions regulations.

New features of the Cat AP1000F and AP1055F Pavers

Fuel Efficiency

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Hydraulic Diagnostics Can Help You Keep Your Competitive Advantage

Businesses can maintain their competitive advantage by proactively maintaining their equipment. Having equipment that is in good health can help you boost your productivity and complete more jobs in the future. Caterpillar’s Estela Estrada discusses the importance of checking your machine’s hydraulic system diagnostics in her blog, “Maintain Competitive Edge with Hydraulic System Diagnostics.”

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Choosing the Right Tires for your Cat Machine

Tires are essential for traversing across any jobsite, but not all tires are ideally suited for every application. Analyzing how and where your equipment will be working can help you select the right type of tires for the job. In the article, “Tire Selection Strategy for Compact Machine Owners,” Caterpillar’s Kevin Sheehan, has compiled a helpful reference guide to ensure you have the right tires for you upcoming project

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