LBX Company LLC, Lexington, Kentucky, announced that the Link-Belt 80 X3 Spin Ace Excavator has been named one of Equipment Today’s 2020 Contractors’ Top 50 New Products, the construction industry’s only award program based specifically on end-user input. It is compiled based on user engagement from Equipment Today magazine and ForConstructionPros.com over a 12-month period.
The Link-Belt 80 X3 Spin Ace excavator delivers up to 8% faster cycle times, up to 15% increased lifting capacity and up to 18% better fuel economy than previous models. Smooth and nimble, it’s perfect for urban construction or working safely near moving traffic. A 54 horsepower Tier 4 Final Isuzu engine is paired with two electrically controlled Kawasaki variable-displacement axial-piston pumps, delivering power and control in tight working conditions.
The seven-inch LCD color monitor lets users easily navigate a full menu of user-friendly control options. A standard rear-view camera displays a panoramic view of the work site. The RemoteCARE GPS-enabled telematics system allows 24/7 remote monitoring and security. The system tracks and records routine and major service intervals, as well as machine health, providing more flexibility and control. A lifetime subscription is included at no extra charge.