It seems whether you are searching online or in your local newspaper classifieds, there may be used skid steer attachments for sale. Chances are that to find the one that is right for you and your skid steer, you will be spending more than a little bit of your time and effort sifting through advertisements of one kind or another. After you have narrowed it down to a few, then the real work begins; trying to assess the quality and condition of the attachment.
How can you tell if the attachment is in good condition? How the exterior has been taken care of will give you some insight as to how well the equipment has been maintained. If you don’t feel comfortable making that determination yourself, consider having an expert take a look at it for you. Another option is to see if your local dealer has used attachments for sale.
Be sure to get the right attachment for your machine, it may have worked great on the previous owners skid steer but are your machine’s specs the same? Factors to take into consideration are hydraulic output, machine width and rated operating capacity. If you are not certain about what attachments your skid steer can and cannot handle, it is best to contact the manufacturer before you buy.
Keep in mind that you may be able to get a brand spanking new attachment for just a little more money than what a used one will cost. Check out dealers and manufacturers advertisements for close outs, discontinued and last year’s models. You may be pleasantly surprised at what you find out. Visit our skid steer attachments page to see the wide variety of attachments we have to offer. Or Call us direct at 877-378-4642 to speak to a specialist.