The SK1550 Ditch Witch mini skid steer loader is the company’s largest model, it says. Powered by a 44-horsepower Yanmar diesel engine that directs 34.5 horsepower to an attachment, the loader has an auxiliary flow control with low, medium, and high settings.
Rated operating capacity is 1,558 pounds, and hinge-pin height is 94 inches. Drive speed is 4.7 mph, forward and reverse. The operator platform measures 74 square inches, and dual-lever ground drive controls allow for control of each track.