How narrow is this machine? Will it fit through a standard pedestrian gate?
The CTX160 Mini Loader with 9 inch tracks and a standard bucket measures 106.7 cm wide, which will fit through most standard residential side gates.
What hydraulic flow is available for attachments?
The CTX160 features a dual hydraulic system offering both high and low flow circuits. It is capable of providing 16.7 gpm (63.2 L/min) of hydraulic flow, which can power even the most demanding attachment. The low flow circuit offers 9.4 gpm (35.6 L/min) where maximum control is required.
What is the tipping capacity of the CTX160?
With a 78.84 kg operator, the tipping capacity of the CTX160 is 2073 kg and has a rated operating capacity of 725.7 kg.
Do I need a licence to operate this type of machine?
No. A short video on how to operate the common Vermeer mini loader controls can be viewed here.
What sort of daily maintenance does this machine require?
All daily maintenance tips are outlined in the Maintenance Manual and include:
Check engine oil & coolant levels
Check fuel level
Check hydraulic fluid
Check air cleaner
At the end of the day it is recommended to:
Fill fuel tanks
Grease the machine after it is shut down
Check tracks for rips & tears and track tension
What is the best way to transport this machine?
The best way to transport a mini loader is on a truck or trailer that meets the ADR and weight requirements for the load. See our contractor packages for some great examples that combine a trailer with a range of attachments.
Where can I take my Vermeer mini loader for maintenance or to purchase spare parts and consumables?
Vermeer Australia has dealerships locations with workshop and parts warehousing facilities in Townsville, Brisbane, Sydney, Albury, Melbourne and Adelaide that service the east coast of Australia and the Oceania region.