UTV or ATV? Which one is right for you?

If you’re in the market for a do-it-all machine, a utility vehicle (UTV) might be the best option for you. A balance of comfort, power, and maneuverability make utility vehicles the superior choice. So what’s the difference between an ATV and a UTV?

Diversify your business with attachments

Looking to grow your business? Before adding a dedicated piece of equipment to your fleet, consider outfitting your skid-steer loader, compact track loader and compact excavator with Bobcat® attachments. Now the question becomes, what kind of attachments will I need?

To Purchase, Lease, or Rent? That is the Question.

The adage states, “A man is only as good as his tools.”

That’s especially true when you have a big job to do and a deadline is coming quickly. There’s equipment on the showroom floor that  would help you achieve the task. The question is whether you should purchase, lease, or rent that equipment? 

What Oil Do You Need? Matching the Oil to Your Machine

Your compact equipment relies heavily on fluids to meet Tier 4 emissions requirements, as well as performance and service life requirements set by manufacturers, such as Bobcat Company.

8 Attachments You Need to Turn Your Equipment Into a Snow Removal Machine

When snow flies this winter, make sure your fleet is prepared. With heavy snowfall comes the opportunity for expanding your business. Using the right Bobcat attachments, you can turn your Toolcat™ Utility Work Machine, mini track loader, skid-steer loader, compact track loader, small articulated loader or compact tractor into an excellent snow removal machine.

Section 179 of US Tax Code: What does it mean for your business?

Most people think the Section 179 tax deduction is some mysterious or complicated tax code. It really isn’t and it can help you add new Bobcat equipment to your fleet. Of course, the equipment must be purchased and put into service before the ball drops in Times Square. We suggest you act quickly.

Supply Chain Tightening

Neil Saunders, managing director of GlobalData Retail, told CNN that consumers may see shortages in backpacks, laptops, tablets, stationery, and sports equipment. The same could be true with Bobcats and other construction equipment. We at Summit Handling recommend that you plan ahead if you will be looking to purchase or lease a new Bobcat in within the next 12-18 months.