Eagle Bucket Wheel Trenchers
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Bucket Wheel Trencher Information

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Standard Features
  • Engine: US Federal Tier 3/European Stage IIIA direct electronic fuel injection, turbocharged and aftercooled, 4-cylinder Diesel Engine, approximately 113 HP (84 kW)
  • Conveyor: Reversible Hydraulic Drive for either right or left discharge, 24 in. (610 mm) wide x approximately 7 ft. (2134 mm) long, center to center, rated @ 0-1000 fpm (0-305 mpm).
  • Digging Drive: Hydraulic Motor Driven Gear Box with Integral
  • Flywheel mounted directly to the No. 1 Head Shaft.
  • Undercarriage: G&Z D-3 size Crawlers, SALT Chain with
  • Split Master Link. High reduction planetary gear boxes.
  • Undercarriage mounted directly to the tractor body.
  • Hydraulic Conveyor Shift Mechanism.
  • Hydraulic Conveyor Mechanism Shift
  • Hydraulic Roll Up Crumb Shoe
  • Roll Over Protection System (ROPS)
  • .625 in. (16 mm) Rims and Buckets, foundation style
  • Dozer Blade
  • Berm Scraper
  • Back-Up Alarm
  • Weight: Estimated 22,500 lbs. (10,206 kg)


Optional Features
  • Self-Level Control
  • Carbide Teeth
  • 15 - 24 in. (381 - 610 mm) Side Cutter Sets
  • Narrow Bucket Wheel Kit to maintain full depth 12 in. (305 mm) trench width
  • Front Pass Conveyor with separate pivoting Stinger Belt