Small Articulated Loaders

LIFT MORE IN SMALLER SPACES.

Choose 0% for 24 months* or $1,000 USD* rebate in lieu of financing on small articulated loaders.

View Offers

Small Footprint, Big Productivity

With a small articulated loader, you can take on a multitude of big challenges in small spaces – while minimizing disturbance to established surfaces.

These nimble loaders offer a tight-turning articulation joint that allows maneuverability in tight spaces along with a turf-safe mode to limit the chance of cutting into the turf as it turns or hauls a load.

Bobcat® small articulated loaders offer impressive lifting capability and a compact size that easily works inside fenced-in landscapes, pens, nurseries and more. From material handling to grounds maintenance, this small machine can take on many kinds of landscaping projects.

Models

2 Results
Sort By
2 Results
L23 Bobcat L23 Small Articulated Loader Knockout Image

L23

Horsepower
24.8 hp
Operating Weight
3790 lb

View
Compare
L28 Bobcat L28 Small Articulated Loader Knockout Image

L28

Horsepower
24.8 hp
Operating Weight
4195 lb

View
Compare
Small Articulated Loader Operator Moves Tree with Log Grapple
Find Local Pricing and Inventory
Search Now

Top Features & Benefits

Impressive Lifting Capacity

Bobcat small articulated loaders offer impressive lifting capabilities to improve productivity in tight workspaces. They include a standard integrated counterweight for optimal lift capacity.

Minimal Ground Disturbance

Small articulated loaders feature an articulation joint for tight turning and a light overall footprint to minimize a tight-turning articulated steering and light overall footprint to minimize cuts or tears in the turf when turning or hauling a load.

Tight Turning Radius

An articulation joint enables the rear tires to match the path of the front tires when turning, for a highly nimble machine that navigates around obstacles and works well in tight areas.

Telescoping Lift Arm

A telescoping lift arm on select models extends your lifting height and keeps the load level as you handle materials up high.

Comfortable Cab

Cross-ventilation windows and an optional enclosed, heated cab keep operators comfortable in every season.

Bobcat Attachments

Add Bobcat attachments and manage more projects and more jobs with one machine. You can adapt to a new task in minutes.

Choosing Your First Loader

Small Articulated Loader vs. Mini Track Loader

If you are a first-time loader buyer, it can be a challenge to narrow down your purchasing decision if you are new to compact equipment. Learn about two Bobcat Equipment machines that are popular with first time loader buyers.

Buying Resources

View All Articles
Independent Testing Confirms Bobcat Tracks More Durable Closeup Image of a Bobcat T76 Compact Track Loader with Industrial Grapple Attachment

Independent Testing Confirms Bobcat Tracks More Durable

Discover the results of an independent test, confirming how Bobcat tracks are more durable compared to other brands, based on durability and quality factors.
Landscaping Attachments for Compact Loaders Bobcat T66 Compact Track Loader with Auger Attachment Drilling Into the Ground

Landscaping Attachments for Compact Loaders

Explore the top landscaping attachments for your compact loaders, like compact track loaders for versatile productivity and power on the job.
How Compact Loaders are Beneficial for Forestry Work Bobcat T86 Compact Track Loader with Drum Mulcher Attachment Operating in Wooded Area

How Compact Loaders are Beneficial for Forestry Work

Learn how Bobcat compact track loaders and skid-steer loaders provide versatility with attachments and machine power to increase your productivity for forestry work.
Bobcat Attachments for Concrete Work with Compact Loaders Bobcat S76 Skid-Steer Loader With Nitrogen Breaker Attachment Working on Concrete Surface

Bobcat Attachments for Concrete Work with Compact Loaders

Learn why Bobcat loaders are the machines of choice for concrete contractors with the productivity increase of Bobcat attachments specifically for concrete work.
Small Articulated Loaders Productivity for Grounds Maintenance Bobcat L28 Small Articulated Loader with Bucket Attachment Moving Rock

Small Articulated Loaders Productivity for Grounds Maintenance

Learn about how versatile and powerful small articulated loaders increase productivity and their advantages for ground-maintenance and landscaping professions.
Top Snow Removal Attachments for Compact Loaders Bobcat Skid Steer Loader S66 with Snow Blower Attachment Removing Snow From Property

Top Snow Removal Attachments for Compact Loaders

Be prepared for the winter work season with the top 5 snow removal attachments for your Bobcat compact loaders that will help increase your productivity and get more done.
Bobcat L28 vs. Avant 635 Small Articulated Loader Bobcat L28 Small Articulated Loader vs. Avant 635 models in head-to-head comparison

Bobcat L28 vs. Avant 635 Small Articulated Loader

Small articulated loaders provide impressive lifting capabilities. When looking at the Bobcat L28 compared to the Avant 635, here are some factors to consider.
Bobcat L23 vs. Avant 423 Small Articulated Loaders Bobcat L23 Mini Track Loader vs. Avant 635 models in head-to-head comparison

Bobcat L23 vs. Avant 423 Small Articulated Loaders

When choosing a small articulated loader, it can be overwhelming from the options. Explore this comparison of two popular options: the Bobcat L23 and Avant 423.
Bobcat T86 vs John Deere 333G Compact Track Loader Bobcat T86 vs John Deere 333g Buying Resources Infographic

Bobcat T86 vs John Deere 333G Compact Track Loader

Explore the competitive comparisons of performance, capabilities and more between the large-frame compact track loaders of the Bobcat T86 and John Deere 333G.
Operation Tips for Small Articulated Loaders Operator Uses an L28 Small Articulated Loader to Place Landscape Rock

Operation Tips for Small Articulated Loaders

A small articulating loader does not have to come with a steep learning curve. Learn these tips for simple operation of the L28 and L23 models to get more done.

Small Articulated Loader Stories

View All Stories
Shades of Green Nursery Unites Community with Bobcat Equipment Shades of Green Nursery Assistant Manager Julie Holland Uses a Bobcat MT100 Mini Track Loader to Transport Bags of Mulch

Shades of Green Nursery Unites Community with Bobcat Equipment

At Shades of Green Nursery, founder Julie Holland uses Bobcat equipment to unite the community in Celina, Texas with inclusive gardening practices that support the local ecosystem.
Bobcat and RADshare Partner for Youth BMX Opportunities Children on BMX Bikes Line Up on a Dirt Track Built by Bobcat and RADshare

Bobcat and RADshare Partner for Youth BMX Opportunities

Bobcat Company is supporting co-founders Steve Crandall and Nate Hanger of RADshare with Bobcat Equipment to provide opportunities for the youth to dive into the world of BMX.
Bobcat Machines Pay Big Dividends for Leblanc Rental LeBlanc Rentals fleet of Bobcat machines

Bobcat Machines Pay Big Dividends for Leblanc Rental

Learn how Bobcat machines helped Rino Johnson, owner of Leblanc Rentals, build the area’s leading construction equipment rental company in Campbellton, NB, CA.
Southern Landscapes Relies on Bobcat Equipment for Generations Bill Adams and his daughter, Taylor, run their family landscaping business in North Carolina.

Southern Landscapes Relies on Bobcat Equipment for Generations

Southern Landscapes is a family-owned business, built on safety, efficiency and Bobcat® equipment.
Hard Work and Reliability Help Build Tree Service from the Ground Up Jake from Jake's Tree Service operates a Bobcat L28 small articulated loader for his tree removal business

Hard Work and Reliability Help Build Tree Service from the Ground Up

What started as a part-time lawn service job in high school for Jake Chmielowski has grown to a $6-million-a-year full-service tree care and landscaping business: Jake’s Tree Service.

Award-Winning Technology

Review some of the recognition and accolades Bobcat has received as an industry leader and innovator.

Check Out Awards

 

WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including engine exhaust (including diesel engine exhaust when equipped), lead and lead compounds, mineral oils, soots, phthalates, and carbon monoxide which are known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.

Certain specification(s) are based on engineering calculations and are not actual measurements. Specification(s) are provided for comparison purposes only and are subject to change without notice. Specification(s) for your individual equipment will vary based on normal variations in design, manufacturing, operating conditions, and other factors.