Tigercat will debut its new eight-wheel drive 1185 harvester at Sweden’s Elmia Wood in June 2017.

According to the company, this 34-tonne machine is a robust, powerful, high production harvester well suited to extreme duty clear fell applications, steep slopes and tough terrain.

The 1185 is powered by the Tigercat FPT N67 Tier 4f engine, rated at 308 hp. The drivetrain components, including the the pump drive, transmission and the hydraulically balanced bogie axles, are engineered and built by Tigercat for extreme forest harvesting.

 

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