Variable Horsepower Graders Now Available in Regional Markets

Global construction equipment brand Shandong Lingong Construction Machinery Co. Ltd. (SDLG) has launched variable horsepower versions of two of its biggest selling motor graders for Middle Eastern and African markets. The new G9190 and G9220 VHP (automatic variable horsepower) motor graders provide an automatic mode for transmission, allowing operators to shift seamlessly between manual to automatic transmission.

The G9190 features a blade width of 13 ft with a blade pull of 22,000 lb, while the G9220 has a blade width of 14 ft with a blade pull of 23,200 lb. The unique SDLG circle drive system comes with three support shoes and non-greasing slide bushings for better grading and easier maintenance. SDLG graders also feature an asymmetric drawbar ball stud that can be rotated 180 to keep the drawbar in horizontal level position vital when performing fine grading. The cab is designed to offer exceptional all-round visibility, with easy-to-use industry-standard controls, comfortable seating and air conditioning as standard. Large side and rear doors and greasing points are quickly accessible for efficient daily maintenance.

As featured in Womp 2017 Vol 07 -