The Cat® C9 ACERT™ Tier II high torque engine provides excellent power, fuel economy, serviceability and durability. With 5% greater fuel efficiency than its predecessor, and meeting the Tier II emission standards, the Cat C9 ACERT is a dependable performer.
The Prentice ZTS Series has a purpose-built forestry cab with heavy-duty guarding, meeting FOPS/ROPS/OPS requirements. Designed for comfortable operation, the cab gives excellent front, side, and rear visibility. Isolation-mounted cab and engine reduce sound levels and vibration for quiet and comfortable operation.
A closed center hydraulic system with electronic programmable controls that produces excellent multi-function capability coupled with a dedicated saw pump.
Boom and Stick
Harvester and feller buncher linkage arrangements are available for all models. All boom and stick structures are stress relieved for extended service life.
Prentice track machines are available with factory-installed felling heads to meet your application needs. Prentice ZTS Series machines utilize high-pressure hydraulics and proven components. All models are available with felling, intermittent or harvesting linkage fronts.
The hydraulically actuated clam-shell service door provides full service access to daily service points simplifying maintenance. Regularly scheduled maintenance extends machine service life and lowers overall operating costs.
Owning and Operating Costs
Proven fuel efficiency combined with easier access and extended service intervals maximize uptime, reduce operating costs and maximize productivity.
A full line of Prentice processor/harvester heads is available. Consult a Prentice Processing Head spec sheet for specific models and carrier application guide.
The most robust, durable tilt mechanism in the industry provides stability and productivity even in the steepest applications for the 2391 and 2491 models.
Prentice track machines feature a rugged undercarriage custom designed for reliable operation in tough harvesting conditions, from wet bottomlands to steep rocky slopes.