February 29, 2012
Equipped with a IT4/Stage IIIB engine, the 870G LC boasts 532 horsepower and has a lifting capacity of 43,800 lbs. The 87 metric ton machine comes equipped with Deere’s exclusive Powerwise™ III engine management system. Responding to customer needs, the 870G LC features more hydraulic flow for faster work cycles and greater productivity, and a comfortable and spacious cab for improved operator comfort. In addition, the 870G LC comes standard with JDLink™ Ultimate, giving contractors 24/7 online access to machine health, utilization, and fuel consumption.
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