John Deere excavators

Exploring the Features of the New John Deere 345G LC Excavator

June 7, 2018

The new John Deere 345G LC excavator provides customers with the reliability and durability that they expect from this brand while including additional features designed to improve the user experience. Compared to previous models, specifically the 245G LC, this larger piece of equipment offers benefits such as more reach and higher lift capacity. With the John Deere 345G LC excavator, operators can take advantage of the reduced tail swing in tight spaces, even while working underground.

Let’s take a look at some of the highlights of the John Deere 345G LC reduced tail swing excavator.

Excavator Safety Tips for Before, During, and After Operation

August 1, 2017

While there are many safety features on John Deere excavators, there’s no guarantee they will always get the job done. Good judgment is always required to make full use of the features and ensure the safety of yourself and others around you.

Excavator Safety

Here are some excavator safety tips you should consider when putting the equipment to work.

Excavator Safety Tips: Before Operation

  • Seat belts are provided for comfort and security.
  • Before going to work, be sure the mirrors are clean and set properly.
  • Make a quick check of the controls. Be sure the control levers are operating properly.

A Look at the John Deere 870G LC: The Largest John Deere Excavator

December 12, 2016

From the moment the 188,716-lb. John Deere 870G LC was introduced to the market with its 31 ft. 5 in. digging depth, it quickly became known as the largest John Deere excavator to date. While it’s impressive to the naked eye, it offers much more to operators than just a big piece of equipment to marvel over.

John Deere 870G LC

Let’s take a closer look at some of the key areas and benefits of the John Deere 870G LC and see for ourselves what all the hype is about.