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How much is a brand new John Deere skidder?

How much is a brand new John Deere skidder?

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Make Model Price
John Deere 440C $35,000
John Deere 648GIII $64,000
John Deere 540B $24,500
John Deere 548GIII $207,500

What is a skidder used for?

A skidder is any type of heavy vehicle used in a logging operation for pulling cut trees out of a forest in a process called “skidding”, in which the logs are transported from the cutting site to a landing.

How tall is a skidder?


Blade Width 59.1 ft (18 m)
Ground Clearance 12.5 ft (4 m)
Height 4.4 ft (1 m)
Height – Top of Cab 2 ft (1 m)
Height of Grapple from Ground 10.3 ft (3 m)

Who makes the biggest log skidder?

The 635H is Tigercat’s highest capacity skidder. With six-wheel drive and a massive grapple, the machine is built for extreme duty and super high production logging operations….Power.

ENGINE Tier 4f Tigercat FPT N67 Tier 4f 212 kW (285 hp) @ 2,200 rpm (rated)
TOP SPEED 14 mph

Who owns Tigercat Industries?

Ken MacDonald
Owner and CEO Ken MacDonald envisioned the creation of a new company that would build upon MacDonald Steel’s fabricating expertise, a company that would design and manufacture purpose-built forestry equipment.

What is a John Deere skidder?

This is called “skidding.” Ever since the first John Deere skidder was introduced, the company has continued to create innovative pieces of forestry equipment that provide loggers with increased levels of safety, reliability, and productivity.

Where can I find information about forestry skidders?

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How much power does a John Deere 440 cable skidder have?

This was the year the John Deere skidder broke into the manufacturing market. Their first piece of skidding equipment, the 440 Cable Skidder, houses 59 hp and a number of features that are designed to provide operators with comfort, safety, and an opportunity to be productive in the forest.

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