What is a Mini Skid Steer?

Toro® Dingo® 320-D Mini Skid Steer

At Luby Equipment Services, we’re often asked about the various types of construction and landscaping equipment we offer. One machine that frequently piques interest is the mini skid steer. These versatile powerhouses have revolutionized many industries. Understanding these compact machines, their capabilities, and their potential impact on your operations can help you make informed decisions …

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The Advantages of Renting Construction Equipment Vs Buying New Equipment

Advantages of Renting Construction Equipment Vs Buying New Equipment

In the ever-evolving construction landscape, the pivotal choice between equipment rental and outright purchase plays a decisive role. For businesses navigating this decision, the advantages of renting construction equipment, such as skid steer loaders, excavators, wheel loaders, and attachments, often outweigh the decision to purchase new equipment. Let’s explore the advantages that make renting from …

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The Ultimate Guide to Whole House Generators

In today’s world, where power outages are becoming more frequent due to extreme weather conditions, having a reliable power source is crucial. Whole house generators, often referred to as home generators or power generators, are a vital investment for ensuring uninterrupted power supply to your home. We will explore various types of generators, including diesel …

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What is a Track Loader?

2021 CASE TR310B Compact Track Loader

A track loader, also known as a tracked loader, is a versatile piece of heavy machinery commonly used in construction, landscaping, agriculture, and other industries. Distinguished by its continuous tracks rather than wheels, a track loader offers superior traction and stability on rough, uneven, and soft terrain, making it ideal for various applications. At Luby …

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How to Operate a Mini Excavator

CASE CX60C Mini Excavator

Knowing how to operate a mini excavator can be incredibly valuable for various construction, landscaping, and excavation projects. These versatile machines are designed for maneuverability and precision in confined spaces, making them ideal for small to medium-sized jobs. At Luby Equipment, we understand the importance of proper operation to maximize efficiency and safety. Here’s a …

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Luby Equipment Services Acquires Springfield-Based Potter Equipment

Luby Equipment Services Acquires Springfield-Based Potter Equipment

Luby Equipment Services, a leading St. Louis-based CASE Construction and Takeuchi dealer, announced today an agreement to acquire Potter Equipment effective June 3, 2024.  In connection with the acquisition, Luby Equipment Services will become the CASE dealer in an expanded service territory that will now include Southwest Missouri and Northwest Arkansas with locations in Springfield, …

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What Can You Do with End of Life Construction Equipment?

2020 Takeuchi TL6R For Sale - Takeuchi Track Loader TL6 For Sale

To ensure optimal performance on the job, you sometimes need to bid farewell to even your most trusted and longest-serving heavy equipment. No matter how well you take care of and maintain your machines, they will eventually deteriorate with regular use. To minimize unexpected breakdowns, it’s crucial to replace end-of-life equipment before the risk of …

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Mastering Trench Safety: Essential Tips for Using Trench Shields

Luby Shoring Trench Box Safety

Trenching is a common practice in construction, but it comes with inherent risks, particularly regarding cave-ins. Trench shields, also known as trench boxes, are crucial for safeguarding workers and preventing accidents. We’ll explore essential tips for using trench shields effectively to enhance trench safety. Conclusion: Trench shields play a vital role in safeguarding workers and …

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Equipment Track Tension: Essential Tips for Efficient Equipment Operation

CASE Equipment Undercarriage

Proper track tension is crucial for maintaining the performance and longevity of heavy equipment. From preventing detracking to minimizing wear on undercarriage components, maintaining optimal track tension is essential for efficient operation. In this blog post, we’ll delve deeper into track tension tips and techniques to ensure your equipment operates at its best. Understand the …

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