Buckets for front loaders
"Professional" produces wheel loader buckets, which are mainly employed for loading at quarries and open-pit mines.
The most common types of buckets for wheel loaders are:
- Rock buckets, equipped with a system of teeth;
- Buckets or increased capacity for light soils;
- Buckets with detachable cutting edges;
- High-discharge buckets equipped with hydraulic cylinders;
- Buckets for quick coupling (Quick Couplers) with loader boom.
Buckets are produced with different systems of Ground Engaging Tools (GET) at the the customer’s choice by ESCO, HENSLEY, MTG, COMBI, BYG, VOLVO TOOTH SYSTEM (VTS), HYUNDAI, DOOSAN, NBLF and others. Bucket capacities range from 3,0 m3 for entry-level models of loaders to 20+ m3 for heavy loaders by Caterpillar, LeTurneau. For heavy and abrasive soils additional protection of Chromium Carbide Plates is applied. Weld-on or detachable lip shroud is possible.
|Mining wheel loader buckets (Model/Bucket Capacity)|
|Komatsu||WA-500 / 4,3 m3||WA-600 / 6,1 m3
WA-700-3 / 8,7 m3
|WA800 / 11,0 m3||WA900 / 13,03 m3||WA1200 / 17,00 m3|
|Caterpillar||980F / 4,5 m3||988F / 6,3 m3||993F / 13,0 m3||994F / 17,0 m3|
|Volvo||L220F / 4,5 m3||L330E / 6,3 m3|
|Hyundai||HL780-7 / 4,5 m3|
|Doosan||MEGA400 / 4,5 m3||MEGA500 / 5,0 m3|
|LeTurneau||L950 / 13,0 m3|