Backhoes World

Ford 555b Backhoe Section


Ford 555b Backhoe Menu


|

Do Share our Website
Ford Backhoe Manuals |
Woods Backhoe Attachments |
Older Backhoe |
Backhoe Rentals In Hattisburg Mississippi |
Jcb Backhoe Repair Manual |
John Deere 48 Backhoe |
Jinma Backhoe Specs |
Backhoe Tow Truck Stuck In Mud |
Bobs Backhoe Tucson |
Case 580d Backhoe Accessories |
Used Kabota Tractor Backhoe And Loader In Tennessee |
Backhoe Dozer |
710 Backhoe |
Tonka Backhoe |
Price Backhoe |

List of Backhoes Articles
List of Backhoes Links



Main Ford 555b Backhoe sponsors

Ford 555b Backhoe

 

 

Welcome to Backhoes World

 

Ford 555b Backhoe Article

Thumbnail example

This is a selection made from among articles on Ford 555b Backhoe. For a permanent link to this article, or to bookmark it for future reading, click here.

What is a backhoe Loader?

from: WP

backhoe loader, also called a loader backhoedigger in layman's terms, or colloquially shortened to backhoe within the industry, is a heavy equipment vehicle that consists of a tractor-like unit fitted with a loader-style shovel/bucket on the front and a backhoe on the back. Due to its (relatively) small size and versatility, backhoe loaders are very common in urban engineering and small construction projects (such as building a small house, fixing urban roads, etc.) as well as developing countries. This type of machine is similar to and derived from what is now known as a TLB (Tractor-Loader-Backhoe), which is to say, an agricultural tractor fitted with a front loader and rear backhoe attachment.

The true development of the backhoe actually began in 1947 by the inventors that started the Wain-Roy Corporation of Hubbardston, Massachusetts. In 1947 Wain-Roy Corporation developed and tested the first actual backhoes. In April 1948 Wain-Roy Corporation sold the very first all hydraulic backhoes, mounted to a Ford Model 8N tractor, to the Connecticut Light and Power Company for the sum of $705.





 



 

Ford 555b Backhoe News

No relevant info was found on this topic.