Unprecedented visibility and comfortThe operator station is designed with comfort in mind. The spacious cab features a large, fully adjustable suspension seat with lumbar support. Fold-up armrests are fully adjustable to allow adjustment of the joystick controls to match the operator for ease of operation and increased performance.Excellent visibility of the work area is provided through large tinted cab windows. Overhead visibility is maximized through the large, tinted Lexan skylight. Operator protection is afforded through the front guard. This swing-out guard is designed for quick and simple access to allow cleaning of the front window.
Factory installed hydraulic packages increase job site performance and versatilityCat knuckleboom loader hydraulic systems are designed to satisfy the productivity demands of loggers. The 559 has an open-center, “Negicon” piston pump hydraulic system at its heart. This hydraulic system provides market leading performance and unmatched reliability which has allowed the 559 to be the market leading knuckleboom loader.The 559 is a high performance Circle Saw Slasher machine. Added to the core hydraulic system is a dedicated, 246 L/min (65 gpm) piston pump to provide flow to the circle saw slasher that produces quick recovery of the saw blade to increase the system productivity.
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Product SupportCat dealers utilize a worldwide parts network to minimize machine downtime. Plus you can save money with Cat remanufactured components.
Machine SelectionMake detailed comparisons of machines you are considering. What are the job requirements and machine attachments? What production is needed? Your Cat dealer can provide recommendations.
PurchaseConsider financing options and day-to-day operating costs. Look at dealer services that can be included in the machine’s cost to yield lower owning and operating costs over time.
Customer Support AgreementsCat dealers offer a variety of customer support agreements and work with you to develop a plan to meet specific needs. These plans can cover the entire machine, including attachments, to help protect your investment.
OperationImproving operating techniques can boost your profits. Your Cat dealer has videos, literature, and other ideas to help you increase productivity. Caterpillar also offers simulators and certified operator training to help maximize the return on your investment.
ReplacementRepair, rebuild, or replace? Your Cat dealer can help you evaluate the cost involved so you can make the right choice.