December 2, 2011
Volvo Construction Equipment says its new BL60B and BL70B backhoe loaders provide end-to-end performance. The machines feature an average operating weight ranging from 17,500 to 19,500 pounds and gross power of 83 to 98 horsepower.
The loader arm has a box-welded design and is reinforced with a cross tube. The large excavator boom has a narrow, tall arch design and allows great visibility. The cast-iron kingpost offers flexibility of movement and swing. The machines are fitted with two floor-mounted ergonomic levers — the right lever is fitted with a horn for safety and the left can have an optional fingertip button to control the two-way auxiliary h