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My New Cat 906H Loader with Horst 10-16 Snowing

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by Triple L, Apr 28, 2011.

  1. Triple L

    Triple L PlowSite Fanatic
    from Canada
    Messages: 5,987

    So today I took final delivey of my new Cat!

    906H
    35km/h trans
    Air ride & Heated seat
    Deluxe cab, Fully loaded
    Ride control
    70HP
    12,500 lbs weight plus the plow
    8800 lbs bucket tip capacity
    Horst 96" Heavy duty High capacity High dump bucket as well... 14.5' dump heigth

    :drinkup:
    Chad

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  2. Triple L

    Triple L PlowSite Fanatic
    from Canada
    Messages: 5,987

    .............

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  3. JD Dave

    JD Dave PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,045

    Looks really good Chad.
     
  4. Triple L

    Triple L PlowSite Fanatic
    from Canada
    Messages: 5,987

    smokers window is a very cool small feature... Deere's you have to open the whole door!

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  5. Triple L

    Triple L PlowSite Fanatic
    from Canada
    Messages: 5,987

    And I know, the blade needs new wing cutting edges.....

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  6. wolfmobile8

    wolfmobile8 Senior Member
    Messages: 726

    nice loader now all the plow needs is some new paint.
     
  7. Bigfoot Brent

    Bigfoot Brent Senior Member
    Messages: 202

    Looks great Chad! Why isn't the engine Cat yellow?
     
  8. Triple L

    Triple L PlowSite Fanatic
    from Canada
    Messages: 5,987

    Thanks Dave, wolfmobile and Brent...

    Brent - I couldnt tell you why its not cat yellow....
     
  9. R.G.PEEL

    R.G.PEEL 2000 Club Member
    from Toronto
    Messages: 2,160

    Nice loader chad. do you have forks for it?
     
  10. mercer_me

    mercer_me PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,361

    Nice loader. CAT makes great loaders.
     
  11. 1olddogtwo

    1olddogtwo PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,503

    we ran some of those for a couple of years with 14 footers.....nice machines overall

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  12. SNOWLORD

    SNOWLORD Senior Member
    from MN
    Messages: 610

    Nice loader! I wonder if it would be hard to keep a plow of that type at the right angle with a loader.
     
  13. Mr.Markus

    Mr.Markus PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,157

    You're gonna need a bigger truck and trailer...............

    Nice piece. I'm envious.
     
  14. blowerman

    blowerman PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,261

    Nice machine, looks like somebody is making money!
     
  15. Morrissey snow removal

    Morrissey snow removal PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,799

    real nice machine u will like it alot we used to run a 906 great loader good luck with it
     
  16. RBRONKEMA GHTFD

    RBRONKEMA GHTFD 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,592

    Nice Machine. Wish I had your money. So what other attachments did you get for it? And we need some action shots and vids. Non of this sitting in the driveway waxing it stuff. GET IT DIRTY! Oh and did Dave shun you from his place because you bought a Cat and not a Deere?
     
  17. Jelinek61

    Jelinek61 Senior Member
    Messages: 679

    Very nice, will that beast fit on your new trailer? hahaha
     
  18. JD Dave

    JD Dave PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,045

    No the the comparable 244J isn't really a Deere anyways so Chad made the right choice.
     
  19. cubanb343

    cubanb343 Senior Member
    from ERIE
    Messages: 637

    Awesome machine! Looks great
     
  20. Triple L

    Triple L PlowSite Fanatic
    from Canada
    Messages: 5,987

    HAHA nope, this ones a little big for that aluminum one... We'll just drive it everywhere...

    I've got lots of time in a 2009 244J and they are very nice machines as well, but they have some cold start issues, has 11hp less (really feels underpowered), 5km less travel speed, and I really find the cab cramped, the Cat you can stretch right out and be very comfy, the deere I find, even with the seat as far back as it goes, my heal has a hard time of touching the ground, and driving the loader with your toes is not all that fun! Plus the ride quality on the Cat to Deere is literally night and day.. Not even kidding! Overall Cat matched Deere's price on the 244J anyways... Cat dropped over 8K on this machine! Overall more then happy with the unit!

    Thanks alot for all the great comments guys! They'll be plenty of movies and pics to come :drinkup: