Single joystick ground drive control offers a smooth range of motion without balancing the engagement of two separate controls. The handgrip enables the operator to maintain a secure grip while providing good joystick control.
Protective steel wings with cushioning increase operator comfort and support, providing a surface to brace against while working in uneven terrain.
The dedicated spring-cushioned operator platform keeps the operator out of the mud and debris
Vertical geometry lift loader arms help provide an ISO-rated operating capacity of 600 lb (272.2 kg).
The hydraulic pumps are attached directly to the engine giving the machine a greater power advantage over models directing power from the engine through the belt to the pump.
The undercarriage features a high-mounted track sprocket. The higher mounting reduces premature wear and tear in rocky soil conditions, while the cast sprocket is heat-treated for longer life.
How narrow is this machine? Will it fit through a standard pedestrian gate?
The CTX50 Mini Loader with no attachment measures 90.2 cm wide and will fit through most standard residential side gates. This is the narrowest mini loader in the Vermeer range.
What hydraulic flow is available for attachments?
The CTX50 features a hydraulic pump high flow circuit & it is capable of providing 12.5 gpm (47.3 L/min) of hydraulic flow.
What is the tipping capacity of the CTX50?
With a 79.4 kg operator, the tipping capacity of the CTX50 is 777.9 kg and has a rated operating capacity of 272 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, Melbourne and Adelaide that service the east coast of Australia and the Oceania region.