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2x4 backhoe with push box?

Discussion in 'Heavy Equipment' started by hotshot4819, Nov 20, 2011.

  1. hotshot4819

    hotshot4819 Senior Member
    Messages: 231

    Hey guys. I just signed a target , and I already got a 12 ft pushbox
    I was planning on purchasing a 1978 case 580 backhoe, however I was just informed in 2x4.
    I'm a little concerned that its not gonna handle the box plow .
    Any opinions ?
  2. lawnboy2121

    lawnboy2121 Senior Member
    Messages: 467

    I push with a 2 wheel drive and it pushes a 10 ft box with no problem but I think my machine is heavier than a case