Which compact loader type is best for you? With the growing product choices, it is challenging to find the right loader for your needs. Begin by matching your needs with the strengths of each compact loader type.
The best all-around machine for maneuverability, powerful performance and cost-effective work.
Versatility for a wide range of tasks
Choose from many machine sizes, rated operating capacities and lift heights
Best standard feature selection, including automatic shutdown protection, deluxe cab and front auxiliary hydraulics
Bobcat Maintenance Checklist to Keep Your Skid-Steer Loader From Taking a Snow Day
Before you let your skid-steer loader out to take on the snow, follow this seasonal maintenance checklist.
How to Maximize the ROI of Your R-Series Loaders With Features On Demand
R-Series loaders are designed with the technology to do more, faster than ever before. R-Series loaders equipped with the Features On Demand performance package help you to maximize your ROI by enabling select …
The Latest Loader Features You Can’t Live Without
When it comes to evaluating the pros and cons of a compact loader, a lot of people are tempted to give little notice to operator comfort. But industry experts say there are a lot of good business reasons to loo…
Top 5 Bobcat Machines to Make Snow Removal Easy
Getting ready for snow removal season? Power through winter weather and keep high-traffic areas such as driveways, parking lots and sidewalks clear by using the right compact snow removal equipment. Whether you…
What You Need to Know About the Redesigned R-Series Loaders
Our most powerful, durable loaders are coming. We’ve rounded up all the new features in R-Series loaders that’ll help you work smarter and more efficiently.
Your Machine Maintenance Checklist: The Basics (Infographic)
Save time on compact track loader maintenance with our machine maintenance checklist infographic.
How to Choose the Right Compact Track Loader Size
With so many sizes available, choosing the correct compact track loader may seem overwhelming. But by understanding what each size of machine offers — as well as your own specific application requirements — you…
8 Must-Have Attachments for Snow Removal
With the right attachments, your skid-steer loader, all-wheel loader, mini track loader, utility vehicle or utility work machine can become an unstoppable, snow-removing machine. Here’s our list of the eight mu…
How to train your new compact equipment operators
Do your new operators need to know how to operate a Bobcat machine? Train your operators with these six steps for proper compact equipment operation and maintenance.
Loaders Backed by Legendary Bobcat Durability
When shopping for a new skid-steer or compact track loader, the loader’s quality and serviceability are major drivers of value, because they can maximize your uptime protection.…
3 ways Bobcat Owner Portal can save you money
Read how the telematics system on new Bobcat equipment can enable you to see the most important information about your equipment from any internet-connected device. Learn how to access your Bobcat Owner Portal,…
Competitive Comparison: Bobcat T66 vs. Kubota SVL75-2 Compact Track Loader
There are lots of loaders to choose from; you want the one that works best for you. Let’s compare two popular compact track loaders: the Bobcat T66 and the Kubota SVL75-2.
Radial Lift or Vertical Lift — Which Is Right for Your Skid-Steer?
Bobcat Company offers two lift arm styles for its loaders to meet your daily challenges. Compare lift arm designs and choose the configuration that matches your lifting needs.
Four tips to prep your loader for the busy season
The busy season is here. To help ensure maximum productivity and to minimize unexpected downtime, you should follow a preventive maintenance checklist for your Bobcat® compact loader.…
Frequently Asked Questions About Leasing: The Fastest Growing Finance Option in the Industry
More companies have discovered that leasing is the best solution for bringing the legendary productivity of the world’s toughest brand to their business. Here are some frequently asked questions about leasing B…
What Oil Do You Need? Match the Oil to Your Machine
Compact equipment relies heavily on fluids to meet emissions, performance and service life requirements. Protect your machine’s uptime by selecting the right oil with these considerations.…
Find Used Bobcat Equipment for Sale with Bobcat Certified Pre-Owned
You can find used Bobcat equipment with less stress using Bobcat Certified Pre-Owned. Learn how we certify a pre-owned machine.
How to Choose the Right Mini Track Loader
Even with "mini" in their name, mini track loaders can bring big productivity to a variety of jobsites – including landscaping, grounds maintenance and construction projects – but it’s important to consider you…
Get More Working Days with a Bobcat Compact Track Loader
A Bobcat compact track loader is one of the few pieces of compact equipment that can help you stay productive more months of the year and provide a greater return on your investment.…
How to streamline your parts and service appointment
If a part on your Bobcat equipment needs attention, it’s crucial to share detailed information with your Bobcat parts and service specialist. Make sure you’re prepared with these 4 tips.…
Jobs Made Easier With a Mini Track Loader
Whether you’re looking to downsize to something more maneuverable, or you want to upgrade from wheelbarrows and hand tools, the mini track loader allows you to bring a powerful machine onto tight jobsites. Chec…
How to Increase Your Productivity With Bobcat Joystick Controls
Hydraulic joystick controls have gained popularity with advantages like reduced operator fatigue and adjustable settings to accommodate multiple operate preferences. The increased operator comfort and overall e…
How to Choose: Increase your Compact Loader IQ
5 Steps to help you evaluate and select the best type of loader for your operation
Stay Agile With a Properly Balanced Skid-Steer Loader
When you evaluate skid-steer loader performance, don’t overlook the critical area of machine weight balance.
5 Productivity-Focused Technologies Available with Your R-Series Compact Loader
The next generation of compact loaders are here, and they’re packed full of exciting, new technology to not only improve operator comfort and usability but to reduce downtime, too.…
6 Training Tips for Rented Equipment
Many times you need to rent a machine to complete a specific job, or to bid on a project. Once that machine is rented the question becomes whether you or your operators know how to use the equipment? In this ar…
Here are eight reasons why you can rely on Bobcat loaders to ensure most of your time is spent on the jobsite and not in a shop.
Equipment Uptime Starts At The Pump
For today’s high-performance engines, clean fuel and the right fuel filter help deliver longer component life.
4 Tips to Select the Right Loader Bucket for Your Compact Loader
Buckets are one of the most commonly used attachments for compact equipment, specifically compact track loaders and skid-steer loaders. But with so many types to choose from, how do you know which bucket is bes…
How to Choose the Right Compact Track Loader Tracks
The right compact track loader tracks can improve your machine’s performance, minimize ground disturbance and extend your working season in wetter months.
Pneumatic vs. Solid Tires — Which Skid-Steer Tire Is the Best for the Job?
The type of tire you choose has the potential to not only boost your machine’s performance but also increase uptime and enhance profitability. To select the best skid-steer tires for your machine, first determi…
The Case for Rental in a Good Economy
Got a big project coming up? Consider renting. Renting equipment is a smart decision in any economic condition. These tips will help determine if it’s right for you.
The Anatomy of a Bobcat Small Articulated Loader
A spacious cab for comfort during extended work days, versatile attachments to make the most of your investment, and a tight turning radius to enhance maneuverability are just a few of the features that make up…
How to reduce compact equipment theft
Despite ongoing efforts by construction firms and law enforcement, the number of equipment theft reports in the United States continues to grow. There are several steps you and your operators can take to reduce…
What’s your parts plan? Make dealers your partners for parts and maintenance
Unexpected maintenance can slow you down – costing you time, money and lost income. That’s why partnering with your dealership for parts and planned maintenance can be beneficial. …
New Trends in Compact Loader Design and Performance
Today’s loaders barely resemble the world’s first compact loader, introduced by Bobcat Company more than 60 years ago. The latest models feature many enhancements you can see and others that you’ll experience o…
5 Advantages of Bobcat Solid Mount and Roller Suspension Undercarriages
Solid-mount and optional Roller Suspension system undercarriages (available on select Bobcat compact track loader models) provide five significant advantages for your work.
Snow-How: 7 Snow Safety Tips for Equipment Operators
Snow removal safety starts with you. Make sure you have an ongoing training program and clear communication about what’s expected before your crews hit the road. This article will explain tips to keep everyone …
Skid-Steer or Compact Track Loader? 3 Questions to Help You Decide
No matter what industry you’re in, a quality compact loader can be one of the smartest investments you’ll make. If chosen with your work in mind, a quality skid-steer, all-wheel steer or compact track loader wi…