December 17, 2018 by On-Site Magazine
John Deere has redesigned its K-Series compact wheel loader models with the introduction of the 244L and 324L. The machines feature the Articulation Plus steering system. The 244L achieves an 8-ft., 3-in. full-lift dump height and a full-turn tip load of 8,157 lbs., while the 324L with high lift reaches a 10 ft., 3-in. height; and standard lift is capable of a full-turn top load of 9,766 lbs. Both models are equipped with 73-horsepower Final Tier 4 engines, and feature auto shift hydrostatic transmission and an automatic, two-speed gear box.