Hitachi Delivers a New Construction-Duty Workhorse with the ZW180-6 Loader
With the addition of the updated ZW180 to its Dash-6 line-up of mid-sized wheel loaders, Hitachi Construction Machinery Loaders America, Inc has claimed a place among premium production machines for top tier construction contractors, farm operations, and infrastructure fleets.
Hitachi developed the Dash-6 Series to compete with the industry’s most productive and durable equipment brands. Designed to serve as a true workhorse in loader applications, the ZW180-6 loader is built to stand up to long, hard-working days while adapting seamlessly to a full range of varied loader tasks.
Weighing in at 32,100 pounds, the ZW180-6 delvers 26,530 pounds of breakout force, powered by a Cummins 173 horsepower Tier 4 QSB6.7 engine. Customers are offered a choice of a 3.7 cubic-yard general purpose bucket or a 4.2 cubic-yard material handling bucket. Able to lift as much as 3,000 pounds, the ZW180-6 can reach loading heights up to 9 feet.
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