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Old 02-25-2012, 08:42 AM
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The ones I am familiar with are built by Bradco (Paladin Construction Group) and are available as either a hydro tractor or a skidsteer attachment. Their website is here: The chain is maecanically driven by the tractor's PTO; hydraulics are used to raise and lower the boom in relation to the trencher main body. John Deere also offers one under the Frontier brand, which looks similar. A web search also turned up the Bainter Boom Trencher ( and the Bolton PTO trencher ( I would think a skidsteer trencher would require too much hydraulic flow, and would be capable of torquing the loader.
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