Backhoes are small engineering machinery having replaceable bucket in
front and the backhoe in the rear. They are versatile small size
machinery which are quite useful in many small engineering projects.
Towable Backhoes just like other backhoes too has three segments namely
boom, stick, and bucket. It can also be associated with variety of other
instruments like augers, hydraulic hammers, asphalt grinders and
grapples. Normally the towable backhoes are wheel mounted and are
operated hydraulically. The attachment of different tools allows towable
backhoes to do multiple jobs, thereby increasing their versatility.
Towable backhoes due to their small size and versatility are useful in
different areas. Towable backhoes finds their applications in the
following fields :
- Clearing site for canal construction.
- Transportation of light building material for canal
- Digging holes.
- Paving roads.
- Breaking asphalt.
- Small urban engineering project.