The new Vermeer RT60 mini-trencher is designed specifically for rental stores, cable and telephone line installers and irrigation contractors. It offers your choice of a 6 HP (4.5 kw) Kohler or a 5.5 HP (4.1 kw) Honda engine in a compact 61" x 24" (155 cm x 61 cm) footprint.
It features a host of productivity-enhancing features that set it apart from other trenchers in its class including a unique trench depth lever, loading handles and a patent-pending, foot pedal ground-drive assist.
Feature: Patent Pending Ground Drive Assist
Benefit: The Ground Drive Assist helps the operator trench a straight line and reduces the amount of physical labor required while trenching.
Feature: Operator Presence
Benefit: Reduces potential operator accidents.
Feature: Direct linkage to the Trencher drive
Benefit: By activating the Operator Presence lever, the pulley tensions the belt to activate the trencher chain.
Feature: Loading Bars
Benefit: The additional handlebars on the RT60 make it easier to load and unload the unit and maneuver around the job site.