The Yanmar line up of true zero tailswing excavators (ViO range) consists of eight models ranging from 1220 kg to 8065 kg.
These machines come equipped with an innovative, powerful and progressive 3 Pump hydraulic system, known as VIPPS, fitted with;
This technology is unique to the Yanmar brand, with the hydraulic circuitry design and load sensing pumps offering increased performance when utilising the boom, arm bucket and swing features.
Key aspects to this improved performance include stability and lifting capacity.
As well as improved productivity and performance the VIPPS system offers users the ability to increase working speed, due to the cumulative capacity of the pumps, whilst also providing smooth and simultaneous operation of all the excavators’ features, even when travelling.
The below video, shows two machines equipped with VIPPS, the ViO80 and ViO50 working the demo area of a past show. Both of these machines are using VIPPS to their advantage, giving them the edge over rivals. The 8 tonne, ViO80 you will see is fitted with a Steelwrist tilt rotator, an option offered by Yanmar and A&Y.