The John Deere 968L-II is a rear double boggie skidder. With this 6 wheel feature the 968L-II offers the most torque, power, and payload capabilities in its class. While the feature of a 6 wheel skidder offers great environmentally friendly logging capabilities. Allowing your logging operation to be as productive as possible and leaving a smaller environmental footprint then other skidders are capable of.
The 968L-II optimizes your profit margin by increasing the capacity of trees you can skid per load. Its torque and power ratio are un matched in this area. Designed with driver comfort in mind the 968L-II makes operating this machine a pleasant experience. Combined with high production it is a welcome addition to any logging company.
Tire options include mitas floatation tires. Trellerborg single rear tires or dual rear tire. And of course the world famous Olofsfors in tracked and chain options.
Gross Power: 224 kW (300 hp)
Max Grapple Capacity: 2.07 m² (22.3 sq. ft.)
Operating Weight: 25273 kg (55717 lb.)