K-Tec 1228

LGP Unit

K-Tec 1228 has versatility, making it one of K-Tec’s most popular models. The 1228 “Sand Shark” is designed to load well in all conditions and specializes in low ground pressure projects, and is proficient in sandy soil.

1228 Specifications

K-Tec 1228
General Specifications
Heaped Capacity (ISO Rated)
Struck Capacity
Max Loading Rating
Bucket Dimensions
Cutting Width
Cutting Edge
Gate Opening
Rack Height (Tiltable)
Rack Height (Automatic Dumping Action)
Gate Cylinders
Lift Cylinders
Ejector Cylinder
Ejector Cylinder 1
Ejector Cylinder 2
Standard Features
Warranty (3 year structural, 6 months parts)
Push Load, Top Load
Automatic Cushion Ride
Ride Control
GPS/Laser Adaptability
Radial Tires
4 Tires (Standard)
Roller Push-Block
Extra Wheel to Frame Clearance
Optional Features
4 Tires (Optional)
4 caliper disc brake system
Hydraulic Filter system (optional)
Truck Fender System (optional)
Truck Chassis Catwalk System (optional)
Mine Version (optional)
Wrap Around Mud Scrapers
Power Unit Considerations
Horsepower Required
Hitch Pin to Axle Length
Weight Distribution
Ball to Rear Axle Length
Transporation Measures
Transport Cutting Edge Clearance
Overall Width
Overall Height
Overall Length
Shipping Weight
Overseas Shipping


General Specifications
Heaped Capacity (ISO Rated)28 Cubic Yards21.4 Cubic Metres
Struck Capacity18.5 Cubic Yards14.1 Cubic Metres
Max Loading Rating68,000 lbs30,844 kg
Bucket Dimensions12' W x 4' H x 10' 6" L3.66 m W x 1.22 m H x 3.05 m L
Cutting Width12'3.66 m
Cutting Edge3-Piece Blade3-Piece Blade
Gate Opening78"1.98m
Rack Height (Tiltable)3'0.91 m
Gate Cylinders4.5" x 28"0.114 m x 0.711m
Lift Cylinders5.5" x 31"0.140 m x 0.787 m
Ejector Cylinder5" x 76"0.127 m x 1.93 m
Standard Features
Warranty (3 year structural, 6 months parts)StandardStandard
Push Load, Top LoadStandardStandard
Automatic Cushion RideStandardStandard
GPS/Laser AdaptabilityStandardStandard
Radial TiresStandardStandard
4 Tires (Standard)23.5 R25 Radial23.5 R25 Radial
Optional Features
4 caliper disc brake systemOptionalOptional
Wrap Around Mud ScrapersStandardStandard
Power Unit Considerations
Horsepower Required300 HP +223 KW +
Hitch Pin to Axle Length28'8.53 m
Weight DistributionTongue: 25%, Wheels: 75%Tongue: 25%, Wheels: 75%
Transporation Measures
Transport Cutting Edge Clearance28"0.71 m
Overall Width13'10"4.25 m
Overall Height8'4''2.54 m
Overall Length34’5''10.36 m
Shipping Weight28,060 lbs12,728 kg
Overseas ShippingRoll-on Roll-offRoll-on Roll-off

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Specifications are subject to change without notice.