Front Loader Bucket
Front Loader Bucket
The R&M Front Loader Bucket comes in sizes that range from 0.5m3 to 6m3. Our front loader buckets are mainly used for general purpose, grain and bulk material. Brush attachment are also available for certain capacity buckets. Our buckets can also be supplied with bolt on cutting edges.
Front Loader Bucket FAQ
The size of an average front loader bucket can vary widely depending on the specific make and model of the front loader, as well as its intended use. Front loaders are used in a variety of industries, including construction, agriculture, and mining, and the size of the bucket can be customised to suit the needs of the equipment and the job at hand.
Typically, front loader buckets can range in size from less than 1 cubic yard (0.76 cubic meters) for smaller machines to several cubic yards or more for larger, heavy-duty loaders. For example, a small compact wheel loader might have a bucket capacity of around 0.5 to 1.5 cubic yards (approximately 0.38 to 1.15 cubic meters), while a larger, heavy-duty front loader used in mining or large-scale construction could have a bucket capacity of 5 cubic yards (approximately 3.82 cubic meters) or more.
A front loader bucket that is also known as a “four-in-one bucket” is a versatile attachment commonly used in construction and agricultural equipment. The name “four-in-one” comes from its ability to perform four different functions with a single bucket attachment. These functions are:
- Bucket: It can function as a regular bucket for digging, scooping, and moving materials like soil, gravel, or debris.
- Grapple: The bucket has grapple arms or jaws that can close around objects, allowing it to grab and lift items like logs, rocks, or debris.
- Dozer Blade: The bottom edge of the bucket can be used as a dozer blade for leveling and grading surfaces.
- Spreader: Some four-in-one buckets have a feature that allows them to open up and spread materials evenly, making them suitable for tasks like spreading gravel or leveling surfaces.
A general-purpose front loader bucket, often simply referred to as a “bucket,” is an attachment commonly used with heavy equipment such as front-end loaders, skid-steer loaders, and compact wheel loaders. It is designed to perform a wide range of material handling tasks in construction, agriculture, landscaping, and various other industries.