Available from RCE - Rail Construction Equipment Co.
RCE introduces its latest version of its swing crane: the Series 5 Swing Loader. Using a Deere 544 size wheel loader rear section and a custom front chassis that has been modified to work on the rail, this Series 5 has all the power required to handle your railroad maintenance needs. The standard loader boom and housing has been replaced with a 200 degree turntable that allows the operator to accomplish swing crane functions. The main boom assembly retains it structural integrity allowing the Series 5 to accomplish wheel loader functions with 14,500 lbs of lift capacity.
Equipped with the high traction axles the Series 5 Swing Loader has enough drawbar pull to handle the positioning of continuous rail.
Whether working on or off rail, the Series 5 Swing Loader provides a powerful, safe machine that offers the reliability of John Deere wheel loaders and the ultimate in swing crane technology.