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07Oct93 UK: COMPUTER POWER PEPS UP PERFORMANCE AT ATLAS - ATLAS 1704 EXCAVATOR.

Computer-controlled hydraulics increase the performance of the latest Atlas 1704 excavator.Powered by a 146 PS Deutz turbo diesel, the tracked machine is fitted with two speed ranges and can travel at up to 4.5 kph.The standard long crawler version weighs 23.7 tonnes but a heavy-duty model weighing 26.2 tonnes for demolition or quarrying work is also available, as is a wheeled machine.UK outlet Atlas Hydraulic Loaders has also just agreed to sell the recently-updated Atlas E Series ...

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