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BC160XL
Length - Feed Table Up, Tongue In 108.7 in (276.1 cm)
Length - Table Down, Tongue Extended 130.1 in (330.5 cm)
Width 61 in (154.9 cm)
Height 97.6 in (247.9 cm)
Weight (without winch and hydraulic jack) Not applicable
Weight (with winch, hydraulic jack and hydraulic chute) Not applicable
Weight with outriggers (additional) Not applicable
Weight - Engine Option One 1653.5 lbs (750.0 kg)
Weight - Engine Option Two Not applicable
Weight - Engine Option Three Not applicable
Weight - Engine Option Four Not applicable
Tongue Weight - Engine Option One 101.4 lbs (46 kg)
Tongue Weight - Engine Option Two Not applicable
Tongue Weight - Engine Option Three Not applicable
Length with Winch (Additional) Not applicable
Weight With Winch (Additional) Not applicable
Weight With Loader (Additional) Not applicable
Weight With Steel Tracks (Additional) Not applicable
Sound Power 121 dB(a)
Sound Power - Engine Option Two Not applicable
Sound Power - Engine Option Three Not applicable
Horsepower Options 26 hp (19.39 kW)
BC160XL
Make and Model Kohler KDW1003
Number of Cylinders 3 ( )
Gross Horsepower (Maximum) 26 hp (19.4 kw)
Torque (Max) 43.5 ft-lb (59 Nm)
Fuel Tank Capacity 4.8 gal (18 L)
Max Fuel Consumption 1.6 gph (6.1 lph)
Fuel Type Diesel
Air Cleaner One stage dry, Donaldson
Oil Filter Spin on
Recommended Oil SAE 15W50, API CH4
Oil Volume with Filter 4 qt (3.8 L)
Maximum Angle of Continuous Operation 25 deg ( )
Cooling Medium Water
Coolant Capacity (Engine and Radiator) 1.4 gal (5.3 L)
Alternator 45A with regulator
Fan Suction
Clutch Type Belt idler
Clutch Drive Engagement Over center lever
BC160XL
Make and Model Not applicable
Number of Cylinders Not applicable
Gross Horsepower (Maximum) Not applicable
Torque (Max) Not applicable
Fuel Tank Capacity Not applicable
Max Fuel Consumption Not applicable
Fuel Type Not applicable
Air Cleaner Not applicable
Oil Filter Not applicable
Recommended Oil Not applicable
Oil Volume with Filter Not applicable
Maximum Angle of Continuous Operation Not applicable
Coolant Capacity (Engine and Radiator) Not applicable
Cooling Medium Not applicable
Alternator Not applicable
Fan Not applicable
Clutch Type Not applicable
Clutch Drive Engagement Not applicable
BC160XL
Make and Model Not applicable
Number of Cylinders Not applicable
Gross Horsepower (Maximum) Not applicable
Torque (Max) Not applicable
Fuel Tank Capacity Not applicable
Max Fuel Consumption Not applicable
Fuel Type Not applicable
Air Cleaner Not applicable
Oil Filter Not applicable
Recommended Oil Not applicable
Oil Volume with Filter Not applicable
Maximum Angle of Continuous Operation Not applicable
Cooling Medium Not applicable
Coolant Capacity (Engine and Radiator) Not applicable
Alternator Not applicable
Fan Not applicable
Clutch Type Not applicable
Clutch Drive Engagement Not applicable
BC160XL
Make and Model Not applicable
Number of Cylinders Not applicable
Gross Horsepower (Maximum) Not applicable
Torque (Max) Not applicable
Fuel Type Not applicable
Air Cleaner Not applicable
Fuel Tank Capacity Not applicable
Oil Filter Not applicable
Recommended Oil Not applicable
Oil Volume with Filter Not applicable
Cooling Medium Not applicable
Coolant Capacity (Engine and Radiator) Not applicable
Alternator Not applicable
Fan Not applicable
Clutch Type Not applicable
BC160XL
Power Not applicable
Voltage Not applicable
Phase Not applicable
Enclosure Not applicable
Full Load Amps Not applicable
Full load RPM Not applicable
BC160XL
Power Not applicable
Voltage Not applicable
Phase Not applicable
Enclosure Not applicable
Full Load Amps Not applicable
Full load RPM Not applicable
BC160XL
Power Not applicable
Voltage Not applicable
Phase Not applicable
Enclosure Not applicable
Full Load Amps Not applicable
Full load RPM Not applicable
BC160XL
Power Not applicable
Voltage Not applicable
Phase Not applicable
Enclosure Not applicable
Full Load Amps Not applicable
Full load RPM Not applicable
BC160XL
Feed Roller Orientation Horizontal
Number of Feed Rollers 2
Feed Roller Clamp Load 661.8 lbs (300.2 kg)
Feed Roller Clamp Type Springs
Feed Roller Minimum Distance to Drum 1.6 in (4.1 cm)
Feed Roller Dimension 7.9 " (20.07 cm) diameter (tip of teeth)
Number of Knives 8 ( )
Weight of Feed Roller 12.8 lbs (5.8 kg)
Feed Roller Dimension (Two) 7.9 " (20.07 cm) diameter (tip of teeth)
Number of Knives (2) 8 ( )
Weight of Feed Roller (Option Two) 17.6 lbs (8 kg)
Number of Feed Roller Motors 2
Motor Displacement 12.2 cu. in. (30.99 cu. cm)
Motor Manufacturer White hydraulic
Feed Speed 164 ft/min ( )
Infeed Table Width 42.1 in (106.9 cm)
Infeed Table Length 24.8 in (63 cm)
Infeed Hopper Height 23.4 in (59.4 cm)
Infeed Throat Capacity 6.3 " x 7.8 " (16.0 cm x 19.81 cm)
Pinch Point - Distance to End of Feed Table 61 in (154.9 cm)
Distance from Feed Table to Ground 30.3 in (77 cm)
Infeed Table Material Thickness .1 in (.2 cm)
BC160XL
Bottom Feed Stop Bar Yes
Bottom Feed Stop Bar Diameter 1 in (2.5 cm)
Bottom Feed Stop Bar Material Thickness 0.06 " (0.15 cm)
Actuation Force (BFSB) 31.5 lbs (14.3 kg)
Normal Sensitivity Not applicable
Reduced Sensitivity 12 deg ( )
Reset Method Hold to run button
Four Position Feed Control Bar Yes
Diameter 1.6 in (4.1 cm)
Material Thickness .1 in (.2 cm)
Positions Reverse, neutral, infeed, stop
Actuation Force 31.5 lbs (14.3 kg)
Green Hold to Run Button Yes
BC160XL
Material Capacity .6 in (1.6 cm)
Width Not applicable
Thickness 1 in (2.5 cm)
Diameter 23.6 in (59.9 cm)
Speed 1800 rpm (maximum)
Weight With Shaft 189.6 lbs (86 kg)
Safety Lock - Number of Positions 2 positions
Number of Knives 2 ( )
Knife Thickness .6 in (1.6 cm)
Material A8 chipper steel
Useable Edges 1
Knife Size 3.5 " x 8 " (8.89 cm x 20.32 cm)
Number of Bolts/Knife 3
Replaceable Threaded Knife Block Not applicable
Number of Paddles 2
Fixture Method Welded to disc
Air Flow 988.8 cfm ( )
Bedknife Size 0.6 " x 1.2 " x 8.7 " (1.52 cm x 3.05 cm x 22.1 cm)
Bedknife Thickness 0.6 in (1.5 cm)
Bedknife Material Hardox 400 (Abrasion resistant steel)
Bedknife - Number of Useable Edges 2
BC160XL
Number of Bearings 2 ( )
Bore 1.6 in (4.1 cm)
Type Round cast flange
Manufacturer Dodge
Dynamic Capacity 7341 lbs (3329.8 kg)
Static Capacity 4009 lbs (1818.5 kg)
Belt Idler/Tensioner Yes
Belt Type V-Belt, B cross section
BC160XL
Number of Bearings Not applicable
Bore Not applicable
Type Not applicable
Manufacturer Not applicable
Dynamic Capacity Not applicable
Static Capacity Not applicable
Belt Idler/Tensioner Not applicable
Belt Type Not applicable
BC160XL
Number of Bearings Not applicable
Bore Not applicable
Type Not applicable
Manufacturer Not applicable
Dynamic Capacity Not applicable
Static Capacity Not applicable
Belt Idler/Tensioner Not applicable
Belt Type Not applicable
BC160XL
Chute Height 97.6 in (247.9 cm)
Bottom Thickness .1 in (.2 cm)
Top Thickness .1 in (.3 cm)
Side Wall Thickness .1 in (0.2 cm)
Deflector Thickness .1 in (0.2 cm)
Chute Rotation Angle 270 deg ( )
Rotation Type Manual
Rotational Lock Pin
BC160XL
Tank capacity 4.8 gal (18 L)
Recommended Oil Type Shell Naturelle HF E46 or VMF Gold
System Type Open circuit
Filtration Method Return - 10 micron
Pump Flow at Maximum RPM 4.3 gpm (16.3 L/min)
System relief pressure 2494.6 psi (172 bar)
Auto Reverse PSI Not applicable
Flow Control Flow divider, manual control
Directional Control Four way, three position
Oil Cooler No
BC160XL
System Voltage 12 volt
Battery 42 CH 390 cca
Standard Gauges Hourmeter, fuel, hydraulic oil level, coolant temperature and oil pressure warning lamp
Deluxe Gauges Not applicable
Switches Not applicable
Controller Vermeer ACS
Display Kohler engine display lights
Shutdown System Low oil temperature, high water temperature
Radio Remote Control No
BC160XL
Frame Description S355J2G3 and Domex sheet. Powder coated.
Toolbox Description Not applicable
Tongue Description 2.4 " (6.1 cm) S335 NH square tube
Tongue Extension Not applicable
Hitch Type 2 " (5.08 cm) ball type
Fender Description Plastic
Axle/Suspension Alko Euro +900
Type - Option One Rubber torsion axle
Manufacturer - Option One Alko Kober
Capacity - Option One 2204.6 lb. (999.99 kg)
Tires - Option One 155/65R12
Wheels - Option One 12 " (30.48 cm)
Axle/Suspension - Option Two Alko Euro +900
Type - Option Two Rubber torsion axle
Manufacturer - Option Two Alko Kober
Capacity - Option Two 1984.2 lb. (859.19 kg)
Tires - Option Two 155/65R12
Wheels - Option Two 12 " (30.48 cm)
Axle/Suspension - Option Three Not applicable
Type - Option Three Not applicable
Manufacturer - Option Three Not applicable
Capacity - Option Three Not applicable
Tires - Option Three Not applicable
Wheels - Option Three Not applicable
Brake Type Drum
Trailer Light Type 12 volt EC compliant
BC160XL
Track Frame Description Not applicable
Track Type Not applicable
Track Width Not applicable
Track Length on Ground Not applicable
Type of Idler Not applicable
Number of Idlers Not applicable
Track Drive Pump Type Not applicable
Pump Flow at Maximum RPM Not applicable
System Relief Pressure Not applicable
Track Drive Motor Type Not applicable
Track Brake Type Not applicable
High Speed Travel Not applicable
Low Speed Travel Not applicable
Ground Bearing Pressure - Soft Ground Not applicable
Ground Bearing Pressure - Hard Ground Not applicable
BC160XL
Length Not applicable
Width Not applicable
Height Not applicable
Weight Not applicable
BC160XL
Winch Relief System Not applicable
Winch Boom Structure Not applicable
Winch Input Speed Not applicable
Winch Controls Not applicable
Winch Rope Not applicable
Rope Length Not applicable
Rope Line Pull Not applicable
Rope Choker Not applicable
BC160XL
Special Paint Optional
Extended Warranty Optional
Preventive Maintenance Optional
Adjustable Height Discharge Chute Not applicable
Hydraulically Engaged Clutch Not applicable
Remote Control No
Hydraulic Outriggers Not applicable
Hydraulic Chute Controls Not applicable
BC160XL
Loader Relief Pressure Not applicable
Loader Boom Structure Not applicable
Loader Reach Not applicable
Loader Lift Capacity at Full Reach Not applicable
Loader Maximum Lift Capacity Not applicable
Loader Controls Not applicable
Loader Rotation Not applicable
Loader Grapple Rotation Not applicable
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