- Fits Category 1 tractors
- Runs on a standard 3 point linkage for Cat 1
- Cat 2 customers contact us for more information
- Works with your tractor's hydraulic system or a standard PTO pump (not included).
- An external PTO pump can power this backhoe if your tractor does not have hydraulics.
- Hydraulic thumb included
- If hooking up through your tractors hydraulics, bypassing the Backhoe's oil reservoir will be necessary with the specialized bypass hose kit.
- The bypass hose kit is available additionally if you plan to use your tractor's hydraulics. See our other listings for information.
- Weight: 1036 lbs
- Bucket size: 16"
- Max digging depth: 73"
- Max digging height: 98"
- Max digging radius: 110"
- Load over height: 55"
- Ground clearance: 11"
- Width at stabilizing legs: 71"
- Bucket rotation: 160 degrees
- Suggested engine hp: 18
- Connectors included: 1/4" & 3/4"
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Questions on 6' ft 3 Point Backhoe with Thumb Excavator
Question: I have a Kubota B2301. Will this 3 point backhoe work with this tractor?
Question: I have a 30HP John Deere 790 with hydrolics that power the front end loader. Is there a kit to get these hydrolics to work with this backhoe? How much and what is the part # for the pto driven pump?
Question: In regards to the flow rating of the pump.My tractors pump flows 6.5 gpm at a 2250psi. The hydraulics are strong. Is the gpm requirement for the speed of the operation?
Question: PLEASE GIVE ME THE EXACT DETAILS ON THE PTO PUMP I NEED TO BUY . SIZE , OUTLETS PRESSURE , ECT.
Answer: As long as you get a pump with at least 11 gallon per minute flow, you will be good to go.
Question: Is there a better instruction manual on how to put this together?
Answer: I have emailed you the instruction manual for the LW6.
Question: I have a 1976 Graymarket Yanmar 2000. It is a 24hp tractor. Will the LW-6A backhoe fit, or do you offer a LW-5 unit which is smaller?
Question: I have a 2003 John Deere 790.
will this 6ft. backhoe fit on my tractor?
Does it attach to the 3pt.hitch life arms?
Answer: As long as you have a category 1 tractor, it will fit. It runs on a standard 3 point linkage for Cat 1.
Question: Will this work on the John Deere 1025R? It has a Cat 1 Limited 3PT.
Answer: Yes, this will fit all category 1 tractors.
Question: What do I do if I have any trouble with it?
Who do I get warranty from?
Answer: We warranty that items purchased online at Pallet Forks are free from defects in material and workmanship for a period of 1 year from the date of sale. We will repair, replace parts, or when appropriate issue a partial refund or exchange an item. The course of action will be up to our best judgement.
- If a repair is authorized it must be returned to us (freight prepaid, with proof of your purchase) during the 12-month period after the date of your original purchase of the product.
- Items damaged from abuse, misuse or overloading are not covered under warranty.
Question: Will this work on a John Deere 4100?
Answer: This unit runs on a standard 3 point linkage for Category 1 tractors. According to the specifications on your tractor, your tractor is too small for this unit. It requires at least a 10 gpm flow and 1,400# lifting capacity.
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