LOCATION AND DESCRIPTION OF MAJOR COMPONENTS CONTINUED
Table 1. Major Components (Left).
DESCRIPTION OF MAJOR COMPONENTS
FEL bucket. A 4-in-1 bucket with four configurations: dozer, scraper, loader (standard
bucket), and clamshell.
FEL bucket cylinders. Provide movement for bucket.
Hood. Protects the engine and related components from dust, rain, and other contami-
nants. The hood can be raised for access to engine components. The engine is the Case
445T/M2 turbocharged diesel engine. Engine speed is controlled by a foot throttle and by a
hand throttle for backhoe use. Fuel is delivered by direct injection. Precise injection timing
optimizes the engine's performance for starting, emissions, noise, and fuel consumption.
Exhaust pipe. Directs exhaust away from the cab.
Backhoe boom. Allows up and down and side-to-side movement for the backhoe.
Backhoe dipper. Allows the backhoe to move up and down.
Backhoe bucket. Allows digging and scooping of material.
Stabilizer. One on each side of the BHL; provide stability to the BHL when the backhoe is
Two hazard/turn lights.
Two marker lights.
One blackout light.
Two 55-Watt halogen driving lights.
Fuel tank. Located on left side of BHL; holds 31.4 gal. (119 L) of fuel.
Two 55-Watt halogen work lights.
FEL lift arm cylinders. Raise and lower lift arms.
FEL lift arm safety support strut. Holds lift arms up in safe servicing/inspection position to
prevent accidental lowering of lift arms.
FEL lift arms. Provide support and control for bucket.