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Cautrac - New & Used Construction Machinery

29 November 2010

Cautrac now supply a range of fully automatic Quick Hitches for 5 to 80 ton machines

1:Lower main frame constructed from Hardox 450 for strength and durability.

2:Use's standard buckets fitted with dummy pins, requires no costly modifications to existing buckets Just a pair of pins.

3:All hitches are CE marked and conform to the Machinery Directive (directive 98/37/EC) and with HSE national legislation.

4:All hitches supplied with fitting kit including high pressure hoses, control valve and switch, operators manual and cab stickers

Safety features:

A :Double locking system -  locks both pins individually, front pin cannot be released until rear pin is fully unlocked

B:Check valves fitted in both ram and control valve in case of hydraulic failure

C: 2 stage control switch incorporating 2 buzzers to redcue the risk of accidental release

D:Incorporates a gravitiy lock for the rear pin and a full cover locking plate over the front pin, rear pin must be unlocked first before allowing release of front pin.

5:Indicator tab signals to the driver when both pins are unlocked

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