Top 5 Reasons Why You Need a Hydraulic Thumb
Hydraulic Thumbs are useful attachments for a variety of heavy-duty machinery like excavators and backhoes. As compared to manual thumbs which require the operator to manually adjust the thumb, hydraulic thumbs can be controlled from within the cabin of the machine. They are applicable in a range of industries and applications such as construction, arboriculture, disaster relief, site prep, and more.
Save Time by Working Faster
Hydraulic thumbs allow the operator to adjust the angle of the thumb without leaving the cabin of the machine to move from task to task quickly. This is an attachment on any job site where precision and efficiency are key.
Improved Worksite Safety
By providing the operator with better control, hydraulic excavator thumbs contribute to enhanced job site safety. Minimize the risk of accidents like load slipping and unexpected falling with the sturdy construction and greater control
Handle More Materials
A hydraulic thumb can significantly increase the versatility and capability of your machine. You can manipulate a range of materials ranging from rocks and logs to pipes and debris that may not easily fit into the bucket otherwise.
Enhanced Operation Precision
Hydraulic power allows the operator to adjust the angle of the thumb with greater precision, thus providing greater control to grasp, transport, and handle materials. They can be used to shape trenches, create precise holes, and maintain a consistent depth, which is crucial for tasks like utility installation.
Solesbee’s thumbs are backed by a 2-Year warranty. The quality and performance of your thumb are guaranteed. When you purchase a hydraulic thumb with Solesbee’s Equipment, you receive a quality attachment assembled in the USA and a dedicated sales rep to assist you throughout the buying process.
Call us at 800.419.8090 to speak with a sales representative and discuss which solution will work best for your needs.