Articulate Dump Trucks
The articulate dump trucks manufa-ctured by JCB Machines have a unique cab and loader configuration with a large glazed area which giv-es increased visibility. It has ergo-no-mically positioned controls and light body tip lever to reduce operator fatigue. It has optional air conditioning and pressurized filtration which ensures a comfortable operator working temperature and a clean air supply. The trucks have a spacious cab design which includes a fully adjustable seat and steering column for greater operator comfort and mini-mal fatigue. It has an integrated cab isolation system which minimises in-cab noise and vibration ensuring comfort. It has a Cummins 6BTAA 6-cylinder turbo charged, charge air cooled engine (143hp Net). It complies with stage IIIA / tier III engine emission legislation for off road construction equipment. The trucks have low noise with precise fuel injection for lower fuel consumption and twin gear pump hydraulic system, which makes it simple and economical. The trucks are also equipped with dual circuit hydraulic power assisted brakes with braking on all four wheels. It also has manual / automatic ZF "Smoothshift" transmission and EMS (Electronic Monitoring System) as standard. It has grouped hydraulic service points; front and rear brakes, main pump and emergency steering. The trucks are characterized by swing out cooling packs and durable, wear resistant body constructed from high strength steel. The trucks have a large centre cast pivot area and front suspension-rigidly mounted suspended axles. The suspension is provided through radial tyres. The trucks have quality design and heavy duty construction resulting in a rugged machine built for a long productive life. Endurance testing of all major components gives proven reliability. Climatic testing ensures peak performance in all conditions. There is automatic traction control through LSD (Limited Slip Differential) graziano axles. The trucks are also equipped with a torque converter for power and economy as well as two single stage double acting rams.