Scranton Manufacturing New Way Cobra HC.

Scranton Manufacturing, Scranton, Iowa, debuted its 25-cubic-yard New Way Cobra HC to its Cobra line of rear loaders at WasteExpo in Las Vegas May 6-9. Features include:

  • a 3.5-cubic-yard hopper with 80-inch tailgate and inboard cylinders
  • a full-length formed trough, external backpack valve, 21- to 23-second cycle time and angled ejection cylinder to deliver loads up to 1,000 pounds per cubic yard.
  • an outside-mounted front valve, easy-access wiring system and removable slide-shoe access covers
  • an inside-body hydraulic tank

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Autocar Trucks DC-64R refuse truck.

At WasteExpo, Hagerstown, Indiana-based Autocar Trucks announced the launch of the Autocar DC-64R refuse truckā€”its first new conventional truck in more than three decades. Features of the DC-64R refuse truck include:

  • a cab that easily fits three people
  • an interior made of steel, aluminum and corner castings for extra durability
  • an upgraded electric system featuring one-touch diagnostics
  • a raked windshield design for visibility and safety

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Wastequip RockBox roll-off container.

Wastequip, Charlotte, North Carolina, launched a new ultra-heavy-duty roll-off container during WasteExpo. Features of the roll-off container include:

  • a body made from wear-resistant Hardox steel
  • a lighter weight so haulers can carry more than with traditional steel roll-offs
  • durability four times stronger than mild steel
  • availability in 15-, 20-, 25- and 30-yard sizes

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Machinex Mach Hyspec optical sorter.

Plessisville, Quebec-based Machinex unveiled its new generation Mach Hyspec optical sorter at WasteExpo. Features of the optical sorter include:

  • cleaning and maintenance time reduced by 50 percent
  • a built-in platform to allow a standard working position
  • an internal guard rail system to ensure worker security
  • the ability to move the lighting system and ejection nozzles bar for maintenance

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