Knox Kershaw's ballast regulators are designed for serious ballast movement. They come with additions such...
Knox Kershaw introduced the latest version of its compact, ‘contractor grade’, ballast regulator, the KBR 860.
The KBR 860 Ballast Regulator has been updated from previous models to a larger, 14 foot wheelbase, which allows it to accommodate a more spacious cab with greater visibility, a side mount A / C, optional joystick control and power transmission, while maintaining an optimum length to facilitate loading and hauling to the work site. The broom has also been updated with a new reel design which improves sweeping around fasteners. The machine continues to come equipped with a one pass type plow with bolt-on blades, reversible side wings, and a broom attachment.
The KBR 860 can also be equipped for snow removal with the optional addition of snow wings with a reach of 13ft from the track center, a four season plow that features bolt on curls, and a broom with an auger and blower attachment. The machine with snow options weighs in at 49,000lbs and can be fitted with a manual or power shift transmission, manual or joystick controls, cold weather options, and jump seat.
- Length – 34ft – 0in
- Width – 10ft – 7in
- Height – 10ft – 3in
- Weight – 40,000lbs
- Wheelbase – 14ft – 0in
- Wheel Diameter – 28in
Based in Montgomery, Alabama Knox Kershaw Inc was started in 1924 by Royce Kershaw, Sr...
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