A Guide to Steel Construction Equipment

Industry standards employ steel grades to distinguish different types of steel based on its unique properties. These properties determine characteristics like strength, workability, and wear resistance. Most of today's workable steel fits into the carbon or alloy families, containing varying combinations of carbon, iron, and other elements.

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Excavator Thumbs for Every Job

A thumb on an excavator can make it a versatile tool in landscaping, construction, demolition, or recycling. A thumb attachment makes it easier to pick up, move, and hold irregular objects like concrete, rocks, construction materials, debris, and branches that do not easily fit into a typical bucket. At Rockland Manufacturing, we offer seven different models of excavator thumbs in two mounting configurations.

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The Krypto Klaw® vs. a Bucket and Thumb: Which Should You Use?

If you're in the construction business, you likely depend on excavators to handle challenging tasks like digging foundations, clearing lots, and demolition work. When using an excavator, it's crucial to choose the best attachment for the application. Two options to consider are a bucket and thumb or a revolutionary tool, the Krypto Klaw®, from Rockland Manufacturing.

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