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Prentice Knuckle Boom Loaders

Looking for an efficient knuckleboom loader that will help reduce the completion times of your logging projects? If your logging operation is based in Kentucky, Southern Indiana, West Virginia or Southeastern Ohio, Boyd CAT Machinery can provide the reliable, cost-effective solution you need.

Our enormous inventory of high-quality forestry equipment includes the latest knuckleboom loaders from Prentice, makers of top-performing logging equipment since 1945. Our selection includes brand-new Prentice self-loader, stationary and trailer-mount knuckleboom loaders for logging tasks of all types and sizes. You’ll also get the unbeatable service that has been a Boyd CAT staple for over a combined 150 years.



Prentice manufactures self-loader knuckleboom loader models that are strong enough to handle your most demanding logging environments, while offering a lightweight design for easy maneuverability. The operator platform features an adjustable seat and padded armrest for maximum comfort. Joystick valves are specifically designed to enable smooth, consistent control throughout the loading process. The revolutionary PSI 3200 hydraulic system offers superior lift capacity and includes a totally revamped continuous rotation assembly for enhanced hose routings. The unique boom structure provides maximum strength at a reduced weight.

Prentice Knuckleboom Loaders Self-Loader Model:




Prentice stationary mount knukleboom loaders are ideally suited for millyard loading and material handling tasks. These efficient loaders come completely pre-wired and ready for electric hookup at your site. The heavy-duty booms are available in lengths ranging from 25’ to 36’, enabling them to easily handle either tree length or short wood loading jobs. The ergonomically designed controls are designed to make life easy for your operators. You also have the option to choose a stationary mount loader with onboard or remote power.

Prentice Stationary Mount Knuckleboom Loader Models:

2180 ESM, 2180 ERC, 2210 ESM, 2210 ERC, 2410 ESM, 2410 ERC



Prentice also manufactures trailer mount knuckleboom loaders that can be towed to and from your job sites. These units include advanced hydraulic systems that ensure smooth, efficient operation while also offering excellent fuel economy. The sturdy booms provide reliable performance in even your most challenging work environments, as well as a longer lifespan and reduced operating costs. Your operators will appreciate the spacious operator stations featuring ergonomically designed controls that make the machine easy to use and minimize fatigue over the course of a long workday.

Prentice Trailer Mount Knuckleboom Loader Models:

2384C, 2484C

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Boyd CAT has 24 convenient locations across Kentucky, Southern Indiana, West Virginia and Southeastern Ohio. We invite you to stop by and see our complete Prentice knuckleboom loader lineup in person. You can also contact us by phone or email to get additional product information and receive a no-obligation price quote.

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