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Browny (Mackay)

NEW MAXXUM MODELS SUITABLE AS CANE HAULOUTS

Exciting new Maxxum models now released in Australia

With the release of the new Case IH Maxxum 150 (6 cylinder) Multicontroller ActiveDrive 8 Transmission or CVT model, there is now another option available to sugar cane farmers and harvesting contractors when it comes to tractors suitable as cane haulouts. Although the Case IH Pumas have always been the tractor of choice for haulouts, and will cont...
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Alan Lollback (Mackay)

CASE IH PUMA SUGAR SPECIALS.....What are they?

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Ever wondered exactly what the difference is between the Case IH Puma and the Puma Sugar Special which you may have seen advertised? Well, if you are looking at a CVT (Continuously Variable Transmission) Puma, then the only real difference is that the Puma Sugar Special has already been factory fitted with an on-board compressor which powers the pn...
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