Backhoes

Enjoying Increased Versatility with John Deere Backhoe Attachments

May 22, 2019

John Deere has just announced that it is revealing a slew of new backhoe attachments for customers handling light construction, agriculture, landscaping, or utility work. The BH9B, BH10B, and BH11B can all be used with the John Deere G-Series skid steers and compact track loaders, and they are available now.

“With the growing need for work in compact spaces, these new backhoe attachments provide contractors, landscapers and agricultural material handlers with the power and variety to tackle any job efficiently and swiftly,” said Jason Simmons, attachments engineering supervisor, John Deere Construction & Forestry. “The new lineup of backhoe attachments is designed to provide power with improved hydraulics and sleek design to operators working across different job sites and applications.”

A Heavy Equipment Inspection Checklist for Your Deere Machinery

January 8, 2018

When operating heavy machinery from John Deere, it’s important to exercise a certain amount of safety and precaution. Doing so can ensure that no one is injured on the job. Precautionary measures are quick and easy to execute, and they can instantly give you peace of mind.

John Deere Heavy Equipment

Let’s take a look at a heavy equipment inspection checklist you can use to make sure everything is in working order.

  • Make sure the machine is parked on firm, level ground. Be prepared to take notes during the inspection.

Handling Backhoe Tasks with the John Deere 270B

October 26, 2016

Farmers who are seeking a backhoe that is capable of handling jobs with both power and efficiency may want to consider the John Deere 270B. This backhoe has a reach of about 10 feet, and it can dig seven feet deep. Its load height is more than five feet, and on top of it all, it’s easy to maneuver on the go.

John Deere 270B

Let’s take a look at some of the other highlights.

Bucket Options

The John Deere 270B has multiple bucket options — 20.3-cm (8-in.), 30.5-cm (12-in.), and 40.6-cm (16-in.). The bucket teeth are also replaceable, meaning owners don’t have to worry about wear and tear on their machine over time.