Are you looking for a Komatsu grader for sale on Truck & Trailer? Buying a motor grader can increase the efficiency and productivity of your business. Reliability, durability and performance are crucial factors when you are selecting a grader. With Komatsu’s reputation for excellence it is easy to see why their graders are sought after by construction companies.
A quick look at the versatility of a motor grader
A motor grader is used to prepare surfaces before pavement is laid and plays a vital role in the construction industry. When it comes to finding a grader for sale, there are plenty of brands and models to choose from. These machines have a blade which is operated mechanically or hydraulically.
Motor graders are primarily used for roadwork, with their main function being to smooth surfaces before the road is laid. They are also used for the upkeep of unpaved roads. The precision of modern day motor graders means that they are suitable for a range of applications. They can also be used to clear construction sites.
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The Komatsu brand and reputation
Founded in 1921 Komatsu has gone from success to success since they manufactured their first crawler tractor. With over 65 years of experience in the industry, Komatsu combines their experience with innovative new developments to produce trustworthy products.
Their wide range of equipment caters to the mining and construction industry, the Komatsu grader proving to be a valuable asset. Earthmoving companies also benefit from using Komatsu machinery. Another advantage to buying Komatsu products is their quality parts and trustworthy service.
Komatsu is dedicated to manufacturing products that meets the needs of their customers. The company supplies durable products across southern Africa. If you are looking for a Komatsu grader for sale on Truck and Trailer, take a look at our review of the Komatsu GD825A-2.
The Komatsu GD825A-2
The Komatsu GD825A-2 delivers a superior performance. Equipped with a S6D140E engine it produces 209 kW of power. With its high power output as well as its impressive operating weight, this grader delivers a huge drawbar pull. Its capabilities make it well suited for road maintenance tasks.
While the GD825A-2 Komatsu motor grader delivers a powerful performance its direct injection system ensures that it also offers an economical fuel consumption. Its emissions comply with strict U.S.A regulations to ensure minimal environmental impact.
The HYDROSHIFT transmission distributes power across 8 forward and reverse speeds. This feature gives the operator the option of choosing the speed that is best for the task at hand. With its high travel speeds this Komatsu grader is well-suited for road haul grading as well as clean-up tasks.
The Komatsu GD825A-2 has wide-base tires which allow it to operate on soft ground without having to stop operations. The wide tires are also better able to cope with obstacles such as sharp rocks and nails. The weight distribution of this motor grader decreases the chances of it slipping and increases its productivity. Its high stability makes it well-suited to heavy-duty conditions.
The operator can make adjustments to the blade angle without having to exit the operator compartment. With a fast blade rotating speed the blade can be changed quickly. Its articulated frame gives this Komatsu motor grader a turning radius of 7.9 metres. Its manoeuvrability contributes to its superior performance.
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Operator’s cab in the GD825A-2 Komatsu Grader
The Closed-centre Load Sensing System contributes to precise implement control of this grader for sale. The operator’s compartment has a comfortable and ergonomical design. Its layout decreases operator fatigue and boosts productivity.
The convenient location of controls means that the driver can maintain their focus on the task at hand which contributes to efficiency and safety. The suspension seat can be adjusted according to the operator’s requirements.
Armrests provide additional comfort. The tilt-able steering wheel as well as the tilt-able controls and levers further support the driver. Decreased noise and vibration contribute to operator comfort. The spacious interior is another reason to find a Komatsu motor grader. The large glass enhances visibility and contributes to safety. The engine key stop system makes it simple for the driver to stop the engine.
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