John Deere 260B Backhoe for 1-Series Tractors

John Deere Introduces Improved Backhoe and Loader for Compact Utility Tractors New 260B Backhoe and 120R Loader increase operator productivity CARY, N.C. (June 16, 2017) — John Deere continues to evolve its expansive line of compact utility tractor implements with two additions, the 260B Backhoe and 120R Loader. Building upon previous…

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1023e/1025r 260 Backhoe Optimal Bucket Size

The 1-series backhoe has several bucket attachments available.  This article discusses the choices I am aware of, and makes a couple of recommendations which might differ from conventional wisdom. I bought my hoe used, so I didn’t have any choice to which bucket came on it. I was ‘stuck’ with…

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