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Compare skidder models

ModelEngine SizeGross PowerGross TorqueOperating WeightMaximum Grapple Capacity


177 kW (237 hp)

1025 Nm

16,686 kg



177 kW (237 hp)

1025 Nm

19,054 kg

1.63 m2


210 kW (281 hp)

1276 Nm

22,384 kg

1.77 m2


224 kW (300 hp)

1369 Nm

22,484 kg

2.07 m2

Outrun the ordinary

With L-II skidders' over 1,600 component changes to simplify hydraulic and electrical systems, plus Continuously Variable Transmissions (CVTs), expanded grapple capacities, and our most rugged axles ever, you’ll have the power and durability you need to outrun the ordinary.

Introducing the L-II Series

Impressive pulling power, simplified electrical routing, increased grapple squeeze, overall increase in reliability.

Technology Solutions

A Tablet featuring JDLink sits next to a smartphone featuring JDLink

JDLink™ Telematics

JDLink, the core component of John Deere ForestSight™, enables you to manage your entire fleet from your desktop or mobile device and gives you anytime remote access to machine hours and location, fuel consumption, idle time, maintenance reminders, and more. Ask your dealer for more information.

TimberNavi system screen with sample mapping

TimberNavi™ Jobsite Mapping

Get a clearer picture of your operations with optional TimberNavi. This easy-to use GPS mapping technology provides precise knowledge of site features and machine position relative to cut-block boundaries to help you maximize efficiency.