John Deere 60 skid steer loader

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General skid steer loader information

John Deere 60
Skid steer loader
1978 - 1984


Engine power:17 hp [12.7 kW]
Rated operating capacity:600 lbs [272 kg]
Bucket width:47 inches [119 cm]
Bucket capacity:6 cf [0.170 m3]
Tipping load:1200 lbs [544 kg]
Breakout force - bucket:
Breakout force - boom:


A. Length:73 inches [185 cm]
B. Total length:95.75 inches [243 cm]
C. Height:51 inches [129 cm]
D. Max height:124.75 inches [316 cm]
E. Pin height:95.25 inches [241 cm]
F. Wheelbase:29.19 inches [74 cm]
G. Ground clearance:5 inches [12 cm]
Width:35.5 inches [90 cm]
Weight:2079 lbs [943 kg]
Skid steer dimensions diagram


Kohler KT17
0.7L 2-cylinder
air-cooled gasoline
3400 RPM
Engine power (net):17 hp [12.7 kW]
Torque:29.5 lb-ft [40.0 Nm]
Oil capacity:1.9 qts [1.8 L]


Flow:7.5 gpm [28.4 lpm]
Pressure:1500 psi [103.4 bar]
System capacity:18 gal [68 L]


Max speed:4.25 mph [6.8 kph]
Front tire:5.70x12
Rear tire:5.70x12
Front tire (opt):8.50-12
Rear tire (opt):8.50-12


12-volt starter
No battery information

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Last update:January 20, 2015
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