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Is Low-Quality Construction Equipment Impacting Your Bottom Line?

Posted by: Bryan Virnig on Jun 10, 2019 at 12:39 PM

Time is money. You've heard the saying before. In an industry like construction, where so many variables can get in the way of completing jobs, it’s an even bigger deal. Every construction job has plenty to coordinate around: equipment, workers, other crews, budgetary constraints and the weather. Not to mention the unpredictable surprises lurking underground or inside the walls of a building. These factors aren’t always within our control, but we can control what equipment we purchase.

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Celebrating Virnig Manufacturing’s 30th Anniversary

Posted by: Bryan Virnig on May 21, 2019 at 9:48 AM

This month is a special time for us at Virnig Manufacturing, and not just because of the changing seasons. May 2019 marks the 30th anniversary of Virnig Manufacturing. 30 years ago, I don’t think anyone could’ve predicted where we are now, but I’d like to take this opportunity to share a bit about the Virnig story.

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Hydraulic Maintenance for Your Skid Steer Attachment - What You Need to Know

Posted by: Nick Bruns on May 9, 2019 at 1:30 PM

Hydraulic fluid is the lifeblood of a skid loader. The hydraulic system powers a loader’s tracks (or wheels), lubricates certain areas, and keeps components cool. It also powers hydraulic attachments.

When a hydraulic system is not performing at optimal levels, operators will notice diminished performance. Not all attachments are hydraulic, but for those that are, hydraulic maintenance is essential. Here’s a look at what owners and operators need to know about maintaining attachments with hydraulic function.

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Strategic and Salvage Tillage is on the Increase in All States

Posted by: Nick Bruns on Apr 26, 2019 at 10:18 AM

Please note: this post originally appeared on The Land

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All About Virnig's 4-in-1 Multi-Purpose Buckets

Posted by: Nick Bruns on Apr 16, 2019 at 9:47 AM

The Virnig line includes a wide variety of skid steer bucket attachments. High dump buckets? Check. Skeleton rock buckets? Check. Low-profile dirt buckets? Check. Utility buckets, concrete buckets, and light material buckets? Check, check, and check.

It seems that there’s a bucket available for a wide variety of jobs. But what if you need a bucket that can do more? What if you could have one bucket that goes above and beyond in terms of functionality and versatility? A multi-purpose, 4-in-1 bucket might be right for you.

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6 Tips for Using Your Skid Steer Angle Broom

Posted by: Nick Bruns on Apr 9, 2019 at 9:33 AM

Skid steer broom attachments are useful in all climates and all seasons. Whether you’re using your power sweeper to clean streets, clear debris from a construction site, or remove snow, following these tips will help you. Specifically, they will help keep your broom in good working condition, extend the life of its wear parts, and protect the ground you’re working on. Here are six tips for using your broom attachment.

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10 Tips for Using Your Tree Puller Attachment

Posted by: Nick Bruns on Mar 14, 2019 at 12:46 PM

Wintertime provides a great opportunity to pick out trees, bushes, and fence posts that need to go. But frozen ground means those jobs have to wait for another day. For those of you waiting for the ground to thaw, patiently or not, these tips will prepare you to get the most out of your skid steer tree puller.

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Things to Consider Before Buying a Skid Steer Attachment [SlideShare]

Posted by: Bryan Virnig on Mar 6, 2019 at 10:03 AM

Even though there are many different skid steer attachments out on the market today, there's probably only a handful that fit the needs of a particular project. There are many variables that affect which attachment is best suited for an application. We've put together a SlideShare to outline just how easy it is to narrow down your options. 

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Skid Steer Attachments: Buy or Rent?

Posted by: Andy Walz on Feb 19, 2019 at 11:31 AM

Knowing when it's right to buy heavy equipment and when it's right to just rent it isn't always obvious. Both renting and buying come with their own set of benefits and costs, so how do you come out on top? Consider these factors ...

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7 Reasons Why Virnig Attachments Belong in Your Rental Fleet

Posted by: Nick Bruns on Feb 6, 2019 at 11:31 AM

Your rental business depends on equipment, so it’s crucial to purchase quality skid steer attachments which will maximize uptime and your return on investment.

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