Waldon 8500 heavy duty loader

Heavy duty – ready for the toughest jobs.

  • 1.5 yard bucket
  • 4,040 lbs SAE operating capacity
  • 94 in. clearance height, just over 7.8 feet.
  • 13,800 lbs SAE breakout force
  • 115 HP Diesel Cummins engine

The Model 8500C is our most impressive heavy duty loader. It’s the most compact and most powerful loader of its capacity available. It is designed for severe duty use in heavy industry, agriculture, construction, landscaping and other applications where a combination of maneuverability, flexibility and power is of utmost importance. With a turbocharged Cummins QSB 4.5 four-cylinder engine powering the 8500C a drawbar pull of 12,000 lbs., and a top forward speed of 12 mph this machine quite impressive.

Standard Equipment
  • 15 x 19.5 Pneumatic Tires 12-ply
  • Power assist steering
  • ROPS / FOPS Guard
  • Fully adjustable suspension seat
  • Headlights and rear working lights
  • 107 DBA reverse alarm
  • 10 Micron dual hydraulic filtration
  • SAE J386 seat belt
  • Hour meter
  • Two 400 amp 12V batteries
  • Horn, single note
  • Antifreeze to -40° F (-40° C)
  • Gauges: Engine temperature, hydraulic oil temperature, fuel level, ammeter, oil pressure
  • Dual element air filter with pre-cleaner
  • Emergency brake, manual set
  • 2240 lb. (1016.8 kg) counterweights
  • Keyed switch
  • Industrial yellow enamel paint
  • Swing-out locking grill
  • Sing-out oil cooler
  • Internal oil immersed disc brakes
  • Boom assembly, lift and bucket tilt cylinders, mounting pins and hoses
  • 4-wheel drive hydrostatic drivetrain
  • 1.5 yd. ³ bucket
Optional Equipment
  • Pressurized and/or air conditioned cab with defroster and wipers
  • Cab heater
  • Windshield
  • Hazardous atmosphere alternator
  • 10 x 20 x 8.0 solid tires & wheel kit
  • Unicoupler
  • Attachments
  • Ford LPG engine
  • Noise level reduction
  • Water glycol for hydraulic fluid
  • 178″ 12,000 lb. forklift mast
  • 4th valve section add-on
  • Optional weight package to increase loader capacity to 5640 lb.
  • Joystick control
Attachments
Environment / Typical Application

Our equipment can be used in a variety of industries and applications. We highly recommend this loader for the following areas:

  • General construction
  • Metal products refining
  • Glass manufacturing
  • Nursery products
  • Forest products
  • Recycling
  • Scrap handling
  • Concrete
  • Paper products
  • Steel pipe
  • Carbon
  • Meat and poultry products
  • Aluminum
  • Fertilizer plants

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